Omni Rankingsô 2017 College football ratings through 12/16/17 games
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Season range Schedule strength Overall Conference Home Road Neutral vs 1-25 vs 26-100 vs 100+
Rank Team Rating D-I rank Max Min Rating D-I rank W L W L Streak Last 5 W L W L W L W L W L W L Highest single-game rating Lowest single-game rating
1 Ohio State 104.44 5 106.90 99.59 87.19 19 11 2 8 1 W4 4-1 6 1 4 1 1 0 3 2 5 0 3 0 vs Michigan State 112.71 at Iowa 84.29
2 Wisconsin 102.30 6 102.76 97.36 84.24 46 12 1 9 0 L1 4-1 7 0 5 0 0 1 2 1 8 0 2 0 at Minnesota 107.43 at Illinois 92.50
3 Penn State 101.97 7 103.21 96.19 83.11 58 10 2 7 2 W3 3-2 7 0 3 2 0 0 2 1 5 1 3 0 vs Michigan 109.69 at Iowa 93.60
4 Michigan 94.82 17 102.46 93.08 87.93 9 8 4 5 4 L2 3-2 4 2 3 2 1 0 0 3 6 1 2 0 at Purdue 103.16 at Penn State 85.89
5 Iowa 92.99 24 93.19 85.65 84.84 40 7 5 4 5 W1 3-2 5 2 2 3 0 0 2 2 3 3 2 0 vs Ohio State 109.86 vs Purdue 84.00
6 Northwestern 92.27 26 92.27 79.48 84.39 44 9 3 7 2 W7 5-0 6 1 3 2 0 0 1 2 5 1 3 0 vs Minnesota 101.69 at Duke 76.37
7 Michigan State 90.62 31 91.53 84.82 87.55 13 9 3 7 2 W2 3-2 6 1 3 2 0 0 3 2 4 1 2 0 at Rutgers 97.45 at Ohio State 79.77
8 Purdue 88.52 42 90.99 82.29 85.01 37 6 6 4 5 W2 3-2 4 2 2 3 0 1 1 3 4 2 1 1 vs Minnesota 94.53 at Rutgers 82.95
9 Indiana 86.33 52 86.62 80.09 84.41 43 5 7 2 7 L1 2-3 3 3 2 4 0 0 0 4 1 3 4 0 vs Rutgers 97.21 vs Wisconsin 77.77
10 Minnesota 82.41 64 92.06 82.41 83.35 55 5 7 2 7 L2 1-4 4 3 1 4 0 0 0 3 2 4 3 0 vs Nebraska 96.44 at Northwestern 72.55
11 Maryland 78.73 81 90.78 78.73 89.06 4 4 8 2 7 L4 1-4 2 4 2 4 0 0 1 5 2 2 1 1 at Texas       97.17 vs Penn State     71.82
12 Nebraska 76.92 92 82.98 76.92 87.06 22 4 8 3 6 L4 1-4 2 5 2 3 0 0 0 4 2 4 2 0 at Illinois       88.76 vs Iowa       66.43
13 Rutgers 72.81 113 78.01 72.81 84.07 49 4 8 3 6 L3 1-4 3 4 1 4 0 0 0 4 2 4 2 0 vs Purdue       82.67 at Indiana       64.27
14 Illinois 71.32 122 77.12 69.63 85.82 33 2 10 0 9 L10 0-5 2 5 0 5 0 0 0 3 0 6 2 1 vs Western Kentucky 80.92 vs Northwestern 65.16
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Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating
1 Ohio State vs Michigan State W 48 - 3 112.71 1 Iowa vs Ohio State W 55 - 24 21.90 1 Iowa vs Ohio State W 55 - 24 16.17
2 Ohio State vs Maryland W 62 - 14 112.29 2 Northwestern vs Minnesota W 39 - 0 14.59 2 Michigan State at Michigan W 14 - 10 15.49
3 Ohio State at Nebraska W 56 - 14 112.12 3 Indiana vs Rutgers W 41 - 0 13.71 3 Rutgers vs Purdue W 14 - 12 14.29
4 Iowa vs Ohio State W 55 - 24 109.86 4 Iowa at Nebraska W 56 - 14 13.63 4 Michigan State vs Penn State W 27 - 24 11.29
5 Penn State vs Michigan W 42 - 13 109.69 5 Minnesota vs Nebraska W 54 - 21 12.23 5 Nebraska at Purdue W 25 - 24 10.66
6 Penn State at Maryland W 66 - 3 108.88 6 Ohio State vs Michigan State W 48 - 3 11.75 6 Maryland at Minnesota W 31 - 24 7.50
7 Wisconsin at Minnesota W 31 - 0 107.43 7 Northwestern vs Bowling Green W 49 - 7 10.65 7 Purdue at Iowa W 24 - 15 7.16
8 Ohio State at Rutgers W 56 - 0 106.23 8 Ohio State vs Maryland W 62 - 14 10.15 8 Maryland at Texas W 51 - 41 6.41
9 Ohio State vs Wisconsin W 27 - 21 106.04 9 Penn State vs Michigan W 42 - 13 9.75 9 Northwestern at Maryland W 37 - 21 4.94
10 Wisconsin vs Iowa W 38 - 14 105.83 10 Northwestern at Maryland W 37 - 21 9.60 10 Rutgers vs Maryland W 31 - 24 4.61
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East Division Conference Overall
Rank Team W L W L
1 Ohio State 8 1 12 2
2 Penn State 7 2 11 2
3 Michigan State 7 2 10 3
4 Michigan 5 4 9 4
5 Rutgers 3 6 4 8
6 Indiana 2 7 5 7
7 Maryland 2 7 4 8
West Division Conference Overall
Rank Team W L W L
1 Wisconsin 9 0 13 1
2 Northwestern 7 2 10 3
3 Iowa 4 5 8 5
4 Purdue 4 5 7 6
5 Nebraska 3 6 4 8
6 Minnesota 2 7 5 7
7 Illinois 0 9 2 10