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1941 Standings

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National Champion: Minnesota (AP)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Bruce Smith (Minnesota)

AP First #1: Minnesota ▪ AP Final #1: Minnesota

119 Schools

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
1 Missouri Big 6 8 2 0 .800 5 0 0 1.000 22.6 3.9 17.50 2.80 7 7
2 Oklahoma Big 6 6 3 0 .667 3 2 0 .600 24.2 10.6 12.78 5.89
3 Nebraska Big 6 4 5 0 .444 3 2 0 .600 10.3 9.0 7.28 5.73 15
4 Kansas Big 6 3 6 0 .333 2 3 0 .400 8.2 24.7 -9.29 2.49
5 Kansas State Big 6 2 5 2 .333 1 3 1 .300 7.4 18.7 -4.10 3.02
6 Iowa State Big 6 2 6 1 .278 0 4 1 .100 9.4 19.2 -6.33 0.12
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
7 Texas Tech BIAA 9 2 0 .818 2 0 0 1.000 20.5 3.3 7.50 -5.59
8 Arizona BIAA 7 3 0 .700 5 0 0 1.000 25.3 14.6 0.97 -6.53
9 West Texas A&M BIAA 8 2 0 .800 4 1 0 .800 29.8 10.0 -2.26 -14.46
10 Hardin-Simmons BIAA 7 3 1 .682 3 1 0 .750 16.2 8.0 -3.26 -10.71
11 New Mexico BIAA 5 4 1 .550 3 2 1 .583 11.6 13.5 -8.90 -8.80
12 Texas-El Paso BIAA 4 5 1 .450 3 4 0 .429 18.4 19.2 -11.92 -9.72
13 Arizona State BIAA 5 5 1 .500 2 4 1 .357 10.1 12.5 -13.64 -11.46
14 Northern Arizona BIAA 3 5 0 .375 1 5 0 .167 14.9 17.9 -13.50 -11.25
15 New Mexico State BIAA 2 7 0 .222 0 6 0 .000 10.3 25.3 -22.25 -10.81
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
16 Duquesne Ind 8 0 0 1.000 17.9 2.6 10.17 -3.96 5 8
17 Notre Dame Ind 8 0 1 .944 21.0 7.1 18.39 5.28 3 3
18 Fordham Ind 8 1 0 .889 20.2 7.4 16.09 3.43 3 6
19 Virginia Ind 8 1 0 .889 31.0 4.7 8.77 -10.56
20 Pennsylvania Ind 7 1 0 .875 22.5 6.9 16.79 3.79 8 15
21 Navy Ind 7 1 1 .833 21.3 3.8 17.98 4.98 5 10
22 Miami (FL) Ind 8 2 0 .800 16.2 5.4 3.58 -5.92
23 Detroit Mercy Ind 7 2 0 .778 22.1 4.8 8.30 -2.59
24 Penn State Ind 7 2 0 .778 22.2 8.7 8.09 -2.36
25 Temple Ind 7 2 0 .778 19.6 16.2 7.02 0.13 13
26 Boston College Ind 7 3 0 .700 23.5 10.6 7.70 0.30 18
27 Harvard Ind 5 2 1 .688 8.8 5.4 9.30 5.30 17
28 Syracuse Ind 5 2 1 .688 23.8 10.8 6.39 -1.61 18
29 Santa Clara Ind 6 3 0 .667 18.9 11.4 14.37 7.60 8
30 Cornell Ind 5 3 0 .625 11.0 8.1 10.31 7.31
31 Army Ind 5 3 1 .611 11.7 9.7 8.50 5.83 11
32 Michigan State Ind 5 3 1 .611 16.7 8.6 9.36 4.02
33 San Francisco Ind 6 4 0 .600 19.3 20.6 -3.15 -2.85
34 Brown Ind 5 4 0 .556 11.3 9.0 -5.41 -7.64
35 Dartmouth Ind 5 4 0 .556 16.2 11.6 2.77 0.33
36 Georgetown Ind 5 4 0 .556 12.7 6.8 1.62 -3.50
37 Saint Mary's (CA) Ind 5 4 0 .556 14.8 13.7 0.91 0.14
38 Colgate Ind 3 3 2 .500 18.8 14.0 3.86 4.36
39 Holy Cross Ind 4 4 2 .500 10.3 10.4 0.62 1.32
40 Loyola Marymount Ind 5 5 0 .500 15.0 12.5 -2.39 -5.09
41 Manhattan Ind 4 4 1 .500 10.9 12.9 -3.29 -1.85
42 Villanova Ind 4 4 0 .500 10.5 7.3 3.70 2.20 19
43 Marquette Ind 4 5 0 .444 18.0 16.8 5.33 3.77
44 West Virginia Ind 4 6 0 .400 8.5 12.6 -2.23 0.37
45 Columbia Ind 3 5 0 .375 10.1 12.9 5.22 8.34 20
46 Pittsburgh Ind 3 6 0 .333 9.1 19.0 4.47 11.35
47 Gonzaga Ind 3 7 0 .300 6.5 20.1 -16.91 -8.41
48 Sewanee Ind 2 5 0 .286 3.9 20.1 -23.27 -10.41
49 Princeton Ind 2 6 0 .250 8.0 19.0 -4.71 5.04
50 New York University Ind 2 7 0 .222 5.2 27.0 -9.35 4.98
51 Yale Ind 1 7 0 .125 6.8 17.0 -3.84 5.79
52 Centenary (LA) Ind 0 8 2 .100 5.3 25.1 -22.04 -6.44
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
53 Utah MSAC 6 0 2 .875 4 0 2 .833 26.1 8.1 4.66 -7.71
54 Brigham Young MSAC 4 3 2 .556 3 1 2 .667 15.1 11.1 -4.28 -7.72
55 Denver MSAC 4 3 2 .556 3 1 2 .667 15.7 5.1 -1.95 -7.73
56 Colorado State MSAC 4 2 1 .643 3 2 1 .583 15.6 11.0 -4.34 -9.34
57 Colorado MSAC 3 4 1 .438 3 2 1 .583 12.1 20.1 -5.88 -0.51
58 Wyoming MSAC 2 7 1 .250 1 5 0 .167 4.4 23.3 -22.06 -8.86
59 Utah State MSAC 0 8 0 .000 0 6 0 .000 5.8 19.1 -19.89 -6.77
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
60 Tulsa MVC 8 2 0 .800 4 0 0 1.000 19.4 6.5 6.49 -3.21
61 Oklahoma State MVC 5 4 0 .556 3 1 0 .750 17.9 13.7 1.94 -1.39
62 Creighton MVC 5 5 0 .500 3 2 0 .600 11.5 16.0 -8.21 -5.11
63 Saint Louis MVC 4 5 1 .450 1 3 1 .300 10.0 15.0 -9.50 -6.80
64 Washington (MO) MVC 4 5 0 .444 1 3 0 .250 16.7 18.3 -14.85 -11.74
65 Drake MVC 4 5 1 .450 0 3 1 .125 8.3 13.4 -10.51 -7.41
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
66 Oregon State PCC 8 2 0 .800 7 2 0 .778 14.3 4.9 19.13 10.03 12 12
67 Washington State PCC 6 4 0 .600 5 3 0 .625 15.7 6.3 13.81 8.71 19 19
68 Washington PCC 5 4 0 .556 5 3 0 .625 13.3 10.4 15.47 12.92 20
69 Stanford PCC 6 3 0 .667 4 3 0 .571 17.8 10.6 17.23 11.23 6
70 Oregon PCC 5 5 0 .500 4 4 0 .500 13.6 18.4 12.68 13.08 16
71 UCLA PCC 5 5 1 .500 3 4 1 .438 11.6 16.2 5.91 9.18
72 California PCC 4 5 0 .444 3 4 0 .429 11.9 7.9 15.03 11.92
73 Southern California PCC 2 6 1 .278 2 4 1 .357 7.1 14.9 7.78 15.01
74 Montana PCC 6 3 0 .667 1 3 0 .250 13.2 10.4 -0.88 -3.66
75 Idaho PCC 4 5 0 .444 0 4 0 .000 13.7 15.0 -4.27 -2.16
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
76 Mississippi State SEC 8 1 1 .850 4 0 1 .900 19.1 5.5 9.70 0.30 13 16
77 Tennessee SEC 8 2 0 .800 3 1 0 .750 18.2 7.3 10.40 -0.10 18 18
78 Alabama SEC 9 2 0 .818 5 2 0 .714 23.9 7.7 14.87 3.97 7 20
79 Georgia SEC 9 1 1 .864 3 1 1 .700 29.0 7.7 15.55 2.09 14 14
80 Mississippi SEC 6 2 1 .722 2 1 1 .625 14.6 7.4 12.26 4.82 14 17
81 Vanderbilt SEC 8 2 0 .800 3 2 0 .600 26.0 8.9 8.09 -1.71 10
82 Louisiana State SEC 4 4 2 .500 2 2 2 .500 11.9 9.3 10.00 7.10
83 Tulane SEC 5 4 0 .556 2 3 0 .400 24.4 10.6 13.12 5.79 10
84 Georgia Tech SEC 3 6 0 .333 2 4 0 .333 9.1 14.4 1.74 7.08
85 Florida SEC 4 6 0 .400 1 3 0 .250 14.9 9.7 2.38 0.58
86 Auburn SEC 4 5 1 .450 0 4 1 .100 12.3 11.5 4.48 3.88
87 Kentucky SEC 5 4 0 .556 0 4 0 .000 16.8 17.1 -1.59 -1.93
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
88 Duke Southern 9 1 0 .900 5 0 0 1.000 32.7 6.1 17.51 0.01 2 2
89 South Carolina Southern 4 4 1 .500 4 0 1 .900 11.1 11.4 0.65 1.20
90 Clemson Southern 7 2 0 .778 5 1 0 .833 25.9 10.0 8.73 -4.72 13
91 William & Mary Southern 8 2 0 .800 4 1 0 .800 25.3 6.4 4.47 -7.53
92 Virginia Tech Southern 6 4 0 .600 4 2 0 .667 11.2 12.0 -4.77 -5.77
93 Virginia Military Institute Southern 4 6 0 .400 4 2 0 .667 13.4 17.3 -4.58 -0.78
94 Wake Forest Southern 5 5 1 .500 4 2 1 .643 19.8 15.3 -3.19 -2.29
95 North Carolina State Southern 4 5 2 .455 3 4 2 .444 11.1 13.0 -5.23 -3.32
96 Furman Southern 3 4 2 .444 2 3 2 .429 14.3 21.7 -9.55 -4.55
97 Washington & Lee Southern 1 6 2 .222 1 2 2 .400 7.7 10.3 -13.44 -9.32
98 Maryland Southern 3 5 1 .389 1 2 0 .333 5.4 21.8 -12.41 -3.08
99 North Carolina Southern 3 7 0 .300 2 4 0 .333 13.0 17.2 -3.70 0.00
100 Davidson Southern 1 6 3 .250 1 5 2 .250 6.3 17.6 -14.96 -6.76
101 Citadel Southern 4 3 1 .563 0 2 1 .167 21.9 11.1 -4.58 -10.83
102 George Washington Southern 1 7 1 .167 0 4 1 .100 3.4 19.6 -16.74 -5.19
103 Richmond Southern 2 7 0 .222 0 6 0 .000 6.3 20.4 -16.72 -5.61
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
104 Texas A&M SWC 9 2 0 .818 5 1 0 .833 25.5 6.8 15.02 4.39 2 9
105 Texas SWC 8 1 1 .850 4 1 1 .750 33.8 5.5 26.32 7.92 1 4
106 Texas Christian SWC 7 3 1 .682 4 1 1 .750 14.7 12.3 10.65 7.92 19
107 Rice SWC 6 3 1 .650 3 2 1 .583 16.7 12.1 7.73 5.33 12
108 Southern Methodist SWC 5 5 0 .500 2 4 0 .333 16.9 10.6 8.23 5.63 20
109 Baylor SWC 3 6 1 .350 1 4 1 .250 10.6 16.1 4.54 7.64
110 Arkansas SWC 3 7 0 .300 0 6 0 .000 11.8 14.9 3.45 8.35
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
111 Minnesota Western 8 0 0 1.000 5 0 0 1.000 23.3 4.8 25.57 10.07 1 1
112 Michigan Western 6 1 1 .813 3 1 1 .700 18.4 5.1 21.87 10.99 3 5
113 Ohio State Western 6 1 1 .813 3 1 1 .700 20.9 13.8 17.41 10.29 10 13
114 Northwestern Western 5 3 0 .625 4 2 0 .667 21.6 8.4 19.59 11.46 5 11
115 Wisconsin Western 3 5 0 .375 3 3 0 .500 18.0 26.0 5.57 11.20
116 Iowa Western 3 5 0 .375 2 4 0 .333 11.4 12.4 5.14 7.64
117 Purdue Western 2 5 1 .313 1 3 0 .250 3.4 7.8 4.37 8.99
118 Indiana Western 2 6 0 .250 1 3 0 .250 12.6 15.8 5.79 9.91
119 Illinois Western 2 6 0 .250 0 5 0 .000 14.0 20.4 1.18 10.18