WhatIfSports 2014 College Football Week 13 Power Rankings

'Bama knocks off Mississippi State to claim top spot in power rankings.

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WhatIfSports.com utilizes its NCAA football simulation engine to present the most comprehensive and unbiased ranking of all 128 FBS teams. We simulate thousands of games and use those winning percentages to evaluate every team. All 128 teams are ranked below with their average points for and against from the simulated games. Simulations are based on updated rosters and depth charts.

  Team Change Win Pct PS/G PA/G
1. Alabama Crimson Tide +6 79.3 27.9 16.9
2. TCU Horned Frogs +3 78.4 29.5 19.1
3. Florida State Seminoles -1 77.2 30.0 19.2
4. Oregon Ducks 75.2 30.0 20.7
5. Ohio State Buckeyes -2 75.0 27.8 18.7
6. Baylor Bears +6 73.5 29.9 20.9
7. Ole Miss Rebels +2 72.0 26.8 18.4
8. Mississippi State Bulldogs -7 71.9 27.5 19.3
9. UCLA Bruins +4 71.7 28.3 20.4
10. Kansas State Wildcats -4 71.6 28.0 19.5
11. Michigan State Spartans +3 70.5 26.2 18.4
12. Auburn Tigers -2 70.1 27.4 19.9
13. Arizona Wildcats +3 69.9 28.6 21.2
14. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets +7 69.8 27.2 19.9
15. Notre Dame Fighting Irish -4 69.8 27.9 20.7
16. Arizona State Sun Devils -8 68.3 27.3 20.7
17. Marshall Thundering Herd +1 67.4 30.0 23.3
18. Georgia Bulldogs -1 67.3 27.8 20.9
19. Missouri Tigers +6 67.1 25.7 19.5
20. Nebraska Cornhuskers 67.0 26.1 20.0
  Team Change Win Pct PS/G PA/G
21. USC Trojans -2 66.9 27.2 21.1
22. Clemson Tigers +5 66.6 26.1 20.3
23. Oklahoma Sooners 65.9 26.4 20.5
24. West Virginia Mountaineers 65.9 29.0 23.2
25. Wisconsin Badgers +7 65.5 23.9 18.2
26. Duke Blue Devils -4 65.1 27.3 21.8
27. South Carolina Gamecocks +9 64.4 26.0 20.9
28. Louisville Cardinals +6 63.2 23.8 19.4
29. East Carolina Pirates 63.2 29.2 24.2
30. Utah Utes +1 62.4 25.3 20.5
31. LSU Tigers -16 62.3 23.6 19.4
32. Miami (FL) Hurricanes +3 62.1 25.6 20.8
33. Texas A&M Aggies -7 61.7 27.1 22.6
34. Tennessee Volunteers +4 61.5 24.1 19.7
35. Stanford Cardinal +5 61.4 23.9 19.9
36. Iowa Hawkeyes -3 60.5 22.8 19.2
37. Arkansas Razorbacks +8 60.5 24.6 20.6
38. Washington Huskies -10 60.1 24.2 20.6
39. Texas Longhorns +12 57.9 24.3 20.9
40. Maryland Terrapins -1 57.8 24.1 21.4
  Team Change Win Pct PS/G PA/G
41. Virginia Tech Hokies +14 57.4 22.6 20.3
42. North Carolina Tar Heels +2 57.4 26.1 23.7
43. Oklahoma State Cowboys -6 57.2 26.5 23.8
44. Florida Gators -14 56.8 23.1 20.5
45. Boston College Eagles -4 56.2 23.5 21.2
46. Colorado State Rams +2 56.1 27.3 25.4
47. California Golden Bears -5 55.9 29.6 27.5
48. Penn State Nittany Lions -5 55.4 22.3 20.7
49. Boise State Broncos 54.6 27.0 25.2
50. Minnesota Golden Gophers +3 54.1 22.4 20.8
51. Virginia Cavaliers -4 54.0 22.5 21.0
52. Pittsburgh Panthers +2 53.9 24.0 22.9
53. Cincinnati Bearcats -1 53.4 27.0 25.5
54. Kentucky Wildcats -8 53.1 23.6 22.8
55. Texas Tech Red Raiders +8 52.3 27.7 27.0
56. Rutgers Scarlet Knights +12 52.3 23.9 23.4
57. Washington State Cougars -7 52.3 29.3 28.4
58. Utah State Aggies -1 52.0 23.7 22.9
59. Oregon State Beavers +2 51.5 26.2 25.7
60. BYU Cougars -2 50.8 21.3 21.3
  Team Change Win Pct PS/G PA/G
61. Air Force Falcons +10 50.3 23.7 23.9
62. Michigan Wolverines -6 50.1 22.0 21.9
63. Illinois Fighting Illini +2 49.7 25.7 25.7
64. North Carolina State Wolfpack +6 49.7 24.3 24.4
65. Northern Illinois Huskies -3 49.6 23.6 23.9
66. Memphis Tigers -7 49.1 24.2 24.1
67. UCF Knights -3 48.6 22.9 23.6
68. Temple Owls +8 47.7 22.5 23.4
69. Northwestern Wildcats +15 47.2 19.9 20.9
70. Louisiana Tech Bulldogs -3 46.3 22.6 23.7
71. Nevada Wolf Pack -11 46.2 23.8 25.5
72. Toledo Rockets +3 45.5 23.7 25.3
73. Western Michigan Broncos +10 45.5 24.9 26.4
74. Purdue Boilermakers 45.3 22.7 25.0
75. Houston Cougars +6 45.2 23.0 24.8
76. Bowling Green Falcons +1 45.2 23.5 25.2
77. Navy Midshipmen +2 45.2 23.8 25.0
78. Syracuse Orange -5 44.7 19.9 21.6
79. Arkansas State Red Wolves -7 44.5 23.8 26.1
80. Vanderbilt Commodores 44.2 20.1 22.3
  Team Change Win Pct PS/G PA/G
81. Rice Owls +1 43.1 22.9 25.2
82. Georgia Southern Eagles -13 42.7 24.1 26.6
83. Kansas Jayhawks +21 42.6 21.0 23.6
84. Appalachian State Mountaineers +7 42.4 24.1 26.6
85. Central Michigan Chippewas +13 41.9 22.2 25.2
86. Indiana Hoosiers -20 41.3 22.4 25.9
87. New Mexico Lobos +12 41.1 24.8 28.3
88. Colorado Buffaloes -2 41.0 22.2 26.0
89. Iowa State Cyclones +8 40.9 21.5 24.9
90. Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders -12 40.3 22.6 25.8
91. South Alabama Jaguars -1 40.0 21.3 24.9
92. Western Kentucky Hilltoppers -3 40.0 25.0 29.1
93. Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns -8 39.9 22.1 25.8
94. Tulsa Golden Hurricane +13 39.8 22.4 26.5
95. Wake Forest Demon Deacons -8 39.8 18.7 21.9
96. UAB Blazers -4 39.7 24.4 27.6
97. Hawaii Rainbow Warriors +17 39.5 22.7 26.5
98. Fresno State Bulldogs -2 39.4 23.9 27.5
99. San Diego State Aztecs -6 39.0 21.6 25.4
100. Wyoming Cowboys 38.9 22.5 26.3
  Team Change Win Pct PS/G PA/G
101. Buffalo Bulls +10 38.6 22.7 26.6
102. Ohio Bobcats -8 38.6 21.5 25.7
103. South Florida Bulls -8 38.3 20.5 24.6
104. Texas State Bobcats -16 36.8 21.5 25.8
105. San Jose State Spartans -2 36.1 23.1 28.4
106. Akron Zips -5 35.9 21.4 26.4
107. UTEP Miners -2 35.9 23.1 27.8
108. Ball State Cardinals +7 35.5 20.2 25.8
109. Army Black Knights -1 34.9 20.7 26.5
110. North Texas Mean Green -1 34.8 19.3 24.7
111. Old Dominion Monarchs -9 33.9 24.2 30.1
112. Florida Atlantic Owls +1 33.5 20.7 26.4
113. Southern Miss Golden Eagles -1 33.4 22.3 28.4
114. Tulane Green Wave +2 33.3 18.7 24.5
115. Massachusetts Minutemen +3 32.7 20.8 27.0
116. Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks -6 32.6 20.1 25.9
117. UTSA Roadrunners +2 32.6 18.9 25.6
118. Connecticut Huskies -1 32.5 18.5 24.7
119. UNLV Rebels -13 31.3 20.6 27.1
120. FIU Golden Panthers +3 28.5 17.3 25.0
  Team Change Win Pct PS/G PA/G
121. Troy Trojans -1 27.1 20.6 29.4
122. Kent State Golden Flashes +2 24.4 17.8 27.6
123. New Mexico State Aggies -2 24.3 20.1 30.0
124. Idaho Vandals -2 23.6 19.6 29.8
125. Georgia State Panthers +1 23.0 19.7 30.0
126. Miami (OH) RedHawks -1 21.7 16.6 27.6
127. Eastern Michigan Eagles 20.9 17.4 29.3
128. SMU Mustangs 17.9 16.6 29.5