The Muskrat's Sad Panda Rankings
2010 NCAA College Football Bowl Subdivision
For the Week of October 16, 2010
  Opponent's Strength of  
  Best Win Against Worst Loss To Average Schedule  
  Rank Institution  GPA   Grade  W L Last Week Results Previous Week Rank  Rank  Opponent    Rank  Opponent Ranking Ranking      
  1 Auburn   3.9510  A  7 0 Defeated Arkansas 65-43             2 Up 1     25  South Carolina      -      50.71 19  
  2 Missouri   3.8439  A  6 0 Defeated Texas A&M 30-9             4 Up 2     35  San Diego St.      -      65.67 55  
  3 Oklahoma   3.8221  A  6 0 Defeated Iowa St. 52-0             6 Up 3     23  Florida St.      -      54.00 22  
  4 LSU   3.7316  A-  7 0 Defeated McNeese St. 32-10             1 Down 3     17  North Carolina      -      54.29 24  
  5 TCU   3.7309  A-  7 0 Defeated BYU 31-3             7 Up 2     28  Oregon St.      -      76.57 90  
  6 Oklahoma St.   3.7226  A-  6 0 Defeated Texas Tech 34-17             8 Up 2     41  Troy      -      71.83 74  
  7 Michigan St.   3.7204  A-  7 0 Defeated Illinois 26-6             9 Up 2     16  Wisconsin      -      64.43 50  
  8 Boise St.   3.7100  A-  6 0 Defeated San Jose St. 48-0             5 Down 3     24  Virginia Tech      -      76.67 91  
  9 Oregon   3.6121  A-  6 0 Bye           10 Up 1     14  Stanford      -      85.83 110  
  10 Utah   3.5049  A-  6 0 Defeated Wyoming 30-6           12 Up 2     60  Pittsburgh      -      99.50 119  
  11 Ohio St.   3.4204  B+  6 1 Lost to Wisconsin 31-18             3 Down 8     36  Miami (FL)      16  Wisconsin  67.14 60  
  12 Alabama   3.3613  B+  6 1 Defeated Mississippi 23-10           13 Up 1     29  Florida      25  South Carolina  64.71 51  
  13 Arizona   3.2071  B  5 1 Defeated Washington St. 24-7           14 Up 1     15  Iowa      28  Oregon St.  69.00 67  
  14 Stanford   3.1892  B  5 1 Bye           19 Up 5     19  Southern California        9  Oregon  59.67 39  
  15 Iowa   3.1660  B  5 1 Defeated Michigan 38-28           20 Up 5     33  Michigan      13  Arizona  72.50 77  
  16 Wisconsin   3.1026  B  6 1 Defeated Ohio St. 31-18           23 Up 7     11  Ohio St.        7  Michigan St.  74.86 85  
  17 North Carolina   3.0768  B  4 2 Defeated Virginia 44-10           28 Up 11     42  Clemson      40  Georgia Tech  44.00 7  
  18 West Virginia   3.0525  B  5 1 Defeated South Fla. 20-6           24 Up 6     52  Maryland        4  LSU  78.67 99  
  19 Southern California   3.0480  B  5 2 Defeated California 48-14           27 Up 8     31  Hawaii      57  Washington  67.00 59  
  20 North Carolina St.   3.0410  B  5 2 Lost to East Carolina 33-27           16 Down 4     39  UCF      43  East Carolina  58.57 36  
  21 Nebraska   3.0319  B  5 1 Lost to Texas 20-13           11 Down 10     32  Kansas St.      38  Texas  73.00 79  
  22 Nevada   3.0159  B  6 1 Lost to Hawaii 27-21           15 Down 7     65  California      31  Hawaii  89.86 114  
  23 Florida St.   3.0051  B  6 1 Defeated Boston College 24-19           22 Down 1     36  Miami (FL)        3  Oklahoma  74.71 84  
  24 Virginia Tech   2.9961  B  5 2 Defeated Wake Forest 52-21           29 Up 5     20  North Carolina St.    121  FCS Team (1-AA)  66.86 58  
  25 South Carolina   2.8897  B-  4 2 Lost to Kentucky 31-28           18 Down 7     12  Alabama      45  Kentucky  47.00 10  
  26 Mississippi St.   2.8721  B-  5 2 Defeated Florida 10-7           31 Up 5     29  Florida        4  LSU  56.86 30  
  27 Air Force   2.8034  B-  5 2 Lost to San Diego St. 27-25           26 Down 1     50  Navy      35  San Diego St.  70.86 72  
  28 Oregon St.   2.7338  B-  3 3 Lost to Washington 35-34           21 Down 7     13  Arizona      57  Washington  35.33 1  
  29 Florida   2.7276  B-  4 3 Lost to Mississippi St. 10-7           25 Down 4     45  Kentucky      26  Mississippi St.  46.71 9  
  30 Arkansas   2.7219  B-  4 2 Lost to Auburn 65-43           17 Down 13     48  Georgia      12  Alabama  55.67 26  
  31 Hawaii   2.7156  B-  5 2 Defeated Nevada 27-21           39 Up 8     22  Nevada      56  Colorado  60.29 42  
  32 Kansas St.   2.6310  B-  5 1 Defeated Kansas 59-7           37 Up 5     39  UCF      21  Nebraska  73.33 82  
  33 Michigan   2.6162  B-  5 2 Lost to Iowa 38-28           30 Down 3     37  Notre Dame      15  Iowa  59.71 40  
  34 Northwestern   2.6116  B-  5 1 Bye           32 Down 2     82  Vanderbilt      64  Purdue  92.00 117  
  35 San Diego St.   2.6036  B-  4 2 Defeated Air Force 27-25           44 Up 9     27  Air Force      88  BYU  74.67 83  
  36 Miami (FL)   2.5698  B-  4 2 Defeated Duke 28-13           38 Up 2     42  Clemson      23  Florida St.  61.17 44  
  37 Notre Dame   2.5636  B-  4 3 Defeated Western Mich. 44-20           47 Up 10     60  Pittsburgh      33  Michigan  50.43 15  
  38 Texas   2.5317  B-  4 2 Defeated Nebraska 20-13           52 Up 14     21  Nebraska      73  UCLA  60.00 41  
  39 UCF   2.5284  B-  4 2 Defeated Marshall 35-14           43 Up 4     86  UAB      32  Kansas St.  78.50 98  
  40 Georgia Tech   2.4941  C+  5 2 Defeated Middle Tenn. 42-14           40 Unchanged      17  North Carolina    102  Kansas  79.71 100  
  41 Troy   2.4858  C+  4 2 Defeated La.-Lafayette 31-24           41 Unchanged      89  Arkansas St.      86  UAB  80.50 101  
  42 Clemson   2.4190  C+  3 3 Defeated Maryland 31-7           59 Up 17     52  Maryland      36  Miami (FL)  56.33 28  
  43 East Carolina   2.4106  C+  4 2 Defeated North Carolina St. 33-27           64 Up 21     20  North Carolina St.      24  Virginia Tech  49.50 13  
  44 Rutgers   2.3522  C+  4 2 Defeated Army 23-20           55 Up 11     61  Army    106  Tulane  76.17 89  
  45 Kentucky   2.3314  C+  4 3 Defeated South Carolina 31-28           60 Up 15     25  South Carolina      67  Mississippi  61.29 45  
  46 Northern Ill.   2.3165  C+  5 2 Defeated Buffalo 45-14           50 Up 4     49  Temple      84  Iowa St.  89.43 113  
  47 Baylor   2.3121  C+  5 2 Defeated Colorado 31-25           53 Up 6     56  Colorado      63  Texas Tech  78.29 97  
  48 Georgia   2.3004  C+  3 4 Defeated Vanderbilt 43-0           58 Up 10     82  Vanderbilt      56  Colorado  57.00 31  
  49 Temple   2.2897  C  5 2 Defeated Bowling Green 28-27           49 Unchanged      61  Army      75  Penn St.  80.71 103  
  50 Navy   2.2824  C  4 2 Defeated SMU 28-21           65 Up 15     53  SMU      52  Maryland  72.17 75  
  51 Illinois   2.2303  C  3 3 Lost to Michigan St. 26-6           33 Down 18     46  Northern Ill.      11  Ohio St.  43.67 6  
  52 Maryland   2.1934  C  4 2 Lost to Clemson 31-7           35 Down 17     50  Navy      42  Clemson  70.67 71  
  53 SMU   2.1746  C  4 3 Lost to Navy 28-21           42 Down 11     66  Tulsa      63  Texas Tech  68.57 65  
  54 Texas A&M   2.1687  C  3 3 Lost to Missouri 30-9           34 Down 20     81  Louisiana Tech      30  Arkansas  53.83 21  
  55 Southern Miss.   2.1507  C  5 2 Defeated Memphis 41-19           66 Up 11     81  Louisiana Tech      43  East Carolina  84.86 109  
  56 Colorado   2.1368  C  3 3 Lost to Baylor 31-25           46 Down 10     31  Hawaii      65  California  48.00 11  
  57 Washington   2.1318  C  3 3 Defeated Oregon St. 35-34           70 Up 13     19  Southern California      88  BYU  48.83 12  
  58 Cincinnati   2.1115  C  3 3 Defeated Louisville 35-27           73 Up 15     70  Louisville      62  Fresno St.  58.83 38  
  59 Arizona St.   2.0929  C  3 3 Bye           57 Down 2     57  Washington      28  Oregon St.  58.67 37  
  60 Pittsburgh   2.0902  C  3 3 Defeated Syracuse 45-14           78 Up 18     78  Syracuse      37  Notre Dame  60.83 43  
  61 Army   2.0897  C  4 3 Lost to Rutgers 23-20           45 Down 16   106  Tulane      49  Temple  80.57 102  
  62 Fresno St.   2.0241  C  4 2 Defeated New Mexico St. 33-10           69 Up 7     58  Cincinnati      67  Mississippi  81.17 105  
  63 Texas Tech   1.9846  C  3 3 Lost to Oklahoma St. 34-17           48 Down 15     47  Baylor      84  Iowa St.  58.00 34  
  64 Purdue   1.9698  C  4 2 Defeated Minnesota 28-17           75 Up 11     34  Northwestern      71  Toledo  78.17 96  
  65 California   1.9625  C  3 3 Lost to Southern California 48-14           36 Down 29     56  Colorado      22  Nevada  50.67 18  
  66 Tulsa   1.9425  C-  4 3 Defeated Tulane 52-24           77 Up 11   101  Bowling Green      53  SMU  77.86 95  
  67 Mississippi   1.8713  C-  3 3 Lost to Alabama 23-10           61 Down 6     45  Kentucky    121  FCS Team (1-AA)  71.33 73  
  68 Indiana   1.8190  C-  4 2 Defeated Arkansas St. 36-34           76 Up 8     89  Arkansas St.      33  Michigan  81.83 106  
  69 Connecticut   1.8008  C-  3 3 Bye           67 Down 2     82  Vanderbilt      49  Temple  72.33 76  
  70 Louisville   1.7639  C-  3 3 Lost to Cincinnati 35-27           62 Down 8     89  Arkansas St.      58  Cincinnati  76.00 88  
  71 Toledo   1.7366  C-  4 3 Defeated Kent St. 34-21           80 Up 9     64  Purdue    104  Wyoming  65.43 54  
  72 Idaho   1.7206  C-  3 3 Lost to Louisiana Tech 48-35           54 Down 18     90  Western Mich.      95  Colorado St.  86.67 111  
  73 UCLA   1.7132  C-  3 3 Bye           74 Up 1     38  Texas      65  California  57.17 32  
  74 UTEP   1.6743  C-  5 2 Lost to UAB 21-6           56 Down 18     96  Rice      86  UAB  104.86 120  
  75 Penn St.   1.6689  C-  3 3 Bye           71 Down 4     49  Temple      51  Illinois  58.00 33  
  76 South Fla.   1.6667  C-  3 3 Lost to West Virginia 20-6           63 Down 13   103  Fla. Atlantic      78  Syracuse  77.83 94  
  77 Miami (OH)   1.6159  C-  4 3 Defeated Central Mich. 27-20           84 Up 7     92  Central Mich.      58  Cincinnati  69.86 69  
  78 Syracuse   1.5773  C-  4 2 Lost to Pittsburgh 45-14           51 Down 27     76  South Fla.      60  Pittsburgh  92.33 118  
  79 Ohio   1.5628  C-  4 3 Defeated Akron 38-10           82 Up 3   101  Bowling Green    107  Marshall  91.86 116  
  80 Houston   1.5087  C-  3 3 Lost to Rice 34-31           68 Down 12     74  UTEP      96  Rice  82.67 107  
  81 Louisiana Tech   1.3340  D+  3 4 Defeated Idaho 48-35           96 Up 15     72  Idaho      55  Southern Miss.  68.14 62  
  82 Vanderbilt   1.3222  D+  2 4 Lost to Georgia 43-0           72 Down 10     67  Mississippi      69  Connecticut  55.83 27  
  83 FIU   1.3044  D+  2 4 Defeated North Texas 34-10           92 Up 9   111  North Texas      60  Pittsburgh  73.17 80  
  84 Iowa St.   1.2509  D  3 4 Lost to Oklahoma 52-0           79 Down 5     46  Northern Ill.      32  Kansas St.  41.43 4  
  85 Boston College   1.2085  D  2 4 Lost to Florida St. 24-19           88 Up 3   100  Kent St.      37  Notre Dame  54.17 23  
  86 UAB   1.1730  D  2 4 Defeated UTEP 21-6         100 Up 14     41  Troy    103  Fla. Atlantic  66.17 56  
  87 Tennessee   1.1191  D  2 4 Bye           87 Unchanged      86  UAB      48  Georgia  49.50 14  
  88 BYU   1.0730  D  2 5 Lost to TCU 31-3           83 Down 5     35  San Diego St.      94  Utah St.  37.57 2  
  89 Arkansas St.   1.0423  D  2 5 Lost to Indiana 36-34           89 Unchanged      98  La.-Monroe      93  La.-Lafayette  68.86 66  
  90 Western Mich.   0.9818  D  2 4 Lost to Notre Dame 44-20           85 Down 5   109  Ball St.      72  Idaho  69.50 68  
  91 Virginia   0.9717  D  2 4 Lost to North Carolina 44-10           81 Down 10   121  FCS Team (1-AA)      40  Georgia Tech  56.83 29  
  92 Central Mich.   0.9689  D  2 5 Lost to Miami (OH) 27-20           86 Down 6   113  Eastern Mich.    109  Ball St.  75.29 86  
  93 La.-Lafayette   0.8676  D-  2 4 Lost to Troy 31-24           94 Up 1     89  Arkansas St.    108  Middle Tenn.  67.17 61  
  94 Utah St.   0.8591  D-  2 4 Bye           99 Up 5     88  BYU      81  Louisiana Tech  65.00 52  
  95 Colorado St.   0.8403  D-  2 5 Defeated UNLV 43-10         112 Up 17     72  Idaho      77  Miami (OH)  53.00 20  
  96 Rice   0.8392  D-  2 5 Defeated Houston 34-31         111 Up 15     80  Houston      74  UTEP  62.43 46  
  97 Minnesota   0.7913  D-  1 6 Lost to Purdue 28-17           93 Down 4   108  Middle Tenn.    121  FCS Team (1-AA)  58.29 35  
  98 La.-Monroe   0.7898  D-  3 3 Defeated Western Ky. 35-30         108 Up 10   103  Fla. Atlantic      89  Arkansas St.  77.00 93  
  99 Wake Forest   0.7781  D-  2 5 Lost to Virginia Tech 52-21           91 Down 8   110  Duke      50  Navy  54.57 25  
  100 Kent St.   0.7488  D-  2 4 Lost to Toledo 34-21           98 Down 2   119  Akron      85  Boston College  91.33 115  
  101 Bowling Green   0.7348  D-  1 6 Lost to Temple 28-27         101 Unchanged    107  Marshall    105  Buffalo  68.57 64  
  102 Kansas   0.7287  D-  2 4 Lost to Kansas St. 59-7           90 Down 12     40  Georgia Tech    121  FCS Team (1-AA)  68.50 63  
  103 Fla. Atlantic   0.7097  D-  1 4 Bye         103 Unchanged      86  UAB    111  North Texas  75.60 87  
  104 Wyoming   0.6370  D-  2 5 Lost to Utah 30-6         104 Unchanged      71  Toledo      38  Texas  40.00 3  
  105 Buffalo   0.6265  D-  2 4 Lost to Northern Ill. 45-14           95 Down 10   101  Bowling Green      69  Connecticut  70.50 70  
  106 Tulane   0.5459  D-  2 4 Lost to Tulsa 52-24           97 Down 9     44  Rutgers      80  Houston  73.17 81  
  107 Marshall   0.5053  D-  1 5 Lost to UCF 35-14         105 Down 2     79  Ohio    101  Bowling Green  50.50 17  
  108 Middle Tenn.   0.4674  F  2 4 Lost to Georgia Tech 42-14         102 Down 6     93  La.-Lafayette    115  Memphis  84.50 108  
  109 Ball St.   0.4539  F  2 5 Lost to Eastern Mich. 41-38         106 Down 3     92  Central Mich.    121  FCS Team (1-AA)  88.00 112  
  110 Duke   0.4038  F  1 5 Lost to Miami (FL) 28-13         109 Down 1   121  FCS Team (1-AA)      99  Wake Forest  63.50 48  
  111 North Texas   0.3556  F  1 6 Lost to FIU 34-10         110 Down 1   103  Fla. Atlantic      96  Rice  81.00 104  
  112 UNLV   0.3378  F  1 6 Lost to Colorado St. 43-10         107 Down 5   120  New Mexico      95  Colorado St.  50.43 16  
  113 Eastern Mich.   0.2795  F  1 6 Defeated Ball St. 41-38         118 Up 5   109  Ball St.      92  Central Mich.  73.00 78  
  114 Washington St.   0.1086  F  1 6 Lost to Arizona 24-7         115 Up 1   121  FCS Team (1-AA)      73  UCLA  42.00 5  
  115 Memphis   0.0330  F  1 6 Lost to Southern Miss. 41-19         113 Down 2   108  Middle Tenn.      74  UTEP  63.14 47  
  116 New Mexico St.  (0.0338)  F-  1 5 Lost to Fresno St. 33-10         114 Down 2   120  New Mexico    102  Kansas  66.83 57  
  117 San Jose St.  (0.1275)  F-  1 6 Lost to Boise St. 48-0         116 Down 1   121  FCS Team (1-AA)    121  FCS Team (1-AA)  44.29 8  
  118 Western Ky.  (0.1537)  F-  0 6 Lost to La.-Monroe 35-30         117 Down 1     -          98  La.-Monroe  65.17 53  
  119 Akron  (0.5206)  F-  0 7 Lost to Ohio 38-10         119 Unchanged      -        121  FCS Team (1-AA)  76.71 92  
  120 New Mexico  (0.5823)  F-  0 6 Bye         120 Unchanged      -        116  New Mexico St.  64.00 49