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1968 Standings

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National Champion: Ohio State (AP, FWAA, NFF, UPI)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: O.J. Simpson (Southern California)
FWAA Coach of the Year Award: Woody Hayes (Ohio State)

AP Preseason #1: Purdue ▪ AP Final #1: Ohio State

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 North Carolina State ACC 6 4 0 .600 6 1 0 .857 20.5 18.5 8.93 5.43
2 Clemson ACC 4 5 1 .450 4 1 1 .750 18.4 17.9 5.42 5.42
3 Virginia ACC 7 3 0 .700 3 2 0 .600 32.8 22.2 5.95 -1.95
4 South Carolina ACC 4 6 0 .400 4 3 0 .571 21.4 22.3 4.00 5.50
5 Duke ACC 4 6 0 .400 3 4 0 .429 21.4 28.7 -1.23 4.67
6 Wake Forest ACC 2 7 1 .250 2 3 1 .417 21.2 22.8 2.37 5.67
7 Maryland ACC 2 8 0 .200 2 5 0 .286 17.1 29.9 -4.86 6.14
8 North Carolina ACC 3 7 0 .300 1 6 0 .143 17.8 27.2 -3.20 3.90
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
9 Kansas Big 8 9 2 0 .818 6 1 0 .857 35.8 17.3 18.01 5.65 3 7
10 Oklahoma Big 8 7 4 0 .636 6 1 0 .857 31.2 20.5 18.07 11.71 4 4 11
11 Missouri Big 8 8 3 0 .727 5 2 0 .714 28.0 12.4 18.85 8.03 6 9
12 Nebraska Big 8 6 4 0 .600 3 4 0 .429 15.5 16.1 9.83 7.93 14 7
13 Colorado Big 8 4 6 0 .400 3 4 0 .429 22.0 24.4 6.69 9.09
14 Kansas State Big 8 4 6 0 .400 2 5 0 .286 19.4 24.7 4.72 8.82
15 Oklahoma State Big 8 3 7 0 .300 2 5 0 .286 16.1 28.8 4.12 13.52
16 Iowa State Big 8 3 7 0 .300 1 6 0 .143 17.8 27.3 -1.07 6.23
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
17 Ohio State Big Ten 10 0 0 1.000 7 0 0 1.000 32.3 15.0 21.84 6.54 11 1 1
18 Michigan Big Ten 8 2 0 .800 6 1 0 .857 27.7 15.5 14.70 3.50 4 12
19 Purdue Big Ten 8 2 0 .800 5 2 0 .714 29.1 16.7 17.69 7.59 1 1 10
20 Minnesota Big Ten 6 4 0 .600 5 2 0 .714 20.7 19.0 9.74 7.64 15 15
21 Indiana Big Ten 6 4 0 .600 4 3 0 .571 25.0 26.2 7.43 7.13 13 13
22 Iowa Big Ten 5 5 0 .500 4 3 0 .571 32.2 28.9 8.76 7.36
23 Michigan State Big Ten 5 5 0 .500 2 5 0 .286 20.2 15.1 10.91 8.01 12
24 Illinois Big Ten 1 9 0 .100 1 6 0 .143 10.7 33.3 -2.37 12.83
25 Northwestern Big Ten 1 9 0 .100 1 6 0 .143 10.9 32.5 -7.33 10.47
26 Wisconsin Big Ten 0 10 0 .000 0 7 0 .000 8.6 31.0 -9.45 7.45
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
27 Penn State Ind 11 0 0 1.000 32.2 10.9 20.18 3.37 8 2 2
28 Rutgers Ind 8 2 0 .800 27.6 18.2 0.15 -8.25
29 West Texas A&M Ind 8 2 0 .800 29.9 16.3 -0.02 -10.52
30 Notre Dame Ind 7 2 1 .750 37.6 17.0 18.66 4.56 3 2 5
31 Florida State Ind 8 3 0 .727 28.0 19.2 12.37 5.37 18
32 Air Force Ind 7 3 0 .700 25.1 15.6 7.17 -1.04
33 Army Ind 7 3 0 .700 27.0 13.7 13.65 2.75
34 Buffalo Ind 7 3 0 .700 19.5 18.3 -9.34 -11.54
35 Houston Ind 6 2 2 .700 42.5 15.4 16.36 5.26 10 18
36 Tampa Ind 7 3 0 .700 20.9 16.2 -6.93 -11.63
37 Utah State Ind 7 3 0 .700 24.7 14.2 -0.65 -9.35
38 Boston College Ind 6 3 0 .667 28.1 21.8 2.10 -3.79
39 Virginia Tech Ind 7 4 0 .636 21.8 15.0 7.85 2.94
40 Pacific Ind 6 4 0 .600 17.9 15.8 -5.54 -7.24
41 Syracuse Ind 6 4 0 .600 25.2 15.4 6.65 0.55 19 10
42 Villanova Ind 6 4 0 .600 24.2 18.2 -5.74 -8.24
43 Xavier Ind 6 4 0 .600 19.7 20.4 -9.55 -9.85
44 Colgate Ind 5 5 0 .500 20.8 22.0 -9.10 -8.30
45 Dayton Ind 5 5 0 .500 22.2 16.5 -6.63 -8.43
46 Idaho Ind 5 5 0 .500 24.6 30.1 -7.11 -6.81
47 Miami (FL) Ind 5 5 0 .500 16.1 13.1 7.39 6.89 20 9
48 New Mexico State Ind 5 5 0 .500 22.8 24.4 -12.62 -11.92
49 Georgia Tech Ind 4 6 0 .400 15.8 26.3 -0.20 7.50
50 Southern Mississippi Ind 4 6 0 .400 22.8 23.1 -6.31 -4.51
51 Holy Cross Ind 3 6 1 .350 17.9 24.7 -10.00 -5.30
52 San Jose State Ind 3 7 0 .300 14.8 40.3 -17.47 -5.07
53 Navy Ind 2 8 0 .200 13.6 30.3 -5.24 7.76
54 Northern Illinois Ind 2 8 0 .200 15.4 25.8 -20.08 -10.48
55 Tulane Ind 2 8 0 .200 16.3 30.0 -7.82 3.48
56 Pittsburgh Ind 1 9 0 .100 9.9 39.3 -11.26 6.34
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
57 Harvard Ivy 8 0 1 .944 6 0 1 .929 26.2 10.0 6.74 -6.15
58 Yale Ivy 8 0 1 .944 6 0 1 .929 35.2 16.3 11.03 -6.52
59 Pennsylvania Ivy 7 2 0 .778 5 2 0 .714 18.3 14.6 -1.67 -5.78
60 Princeton Ivy 4 5 0 .444 4 3 0 .571 25.3 16.3 1.16 -3.73
61 Dartmouth Ivy 4 5 0 .444 3 4 0 .429 22.9 20.3 -4.86 -4.86
62 Columbia Ivy 2 7 0 .222 2 5 0 .286 19.3 27.4 -11.04 -3.04
63 Cornell Ivy 3 6 0 .333 1 6 0 .143 14.4 18.1 -6.74 -2.85
64 Brown Ivy 2 7 0 .222 0 7 0 .000 10.8 31.8 -18.17 -3.28
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
65 Ohio MAC 10 1 0 .909 6 0 0 1.000 38.0 20.7 5.37 -8.91 15 20
66 Miami (OH) MAC 7 3 0 .700 5 1 0 .833 24.0 9.9 2.61 -8.09
67 Bowling Green State MAC 6 3 1 .650 3 2 1 .583 26.7 14.7 -3.04 -10.14
68 Toledo MAC 5 4 1 .550 3 2 1 .583 23.0 15.6 -0.21 -7.31
69 Western Michigan MAC 3 6 0 .333 2 4 0 .333 17.8 21.2 -11.09 -7.65
70 Kent State MAC 1 9 0 .100 1 5 0 .167 10.1 23.0 -20.14 -7.24
71 Marshall MAC 0 9 1 .050 0 6 0 .000 12.9 35.8 -26.57 -8.17
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
72 Memphis MVC 6 4 0 .600 4 0 0 1.000 25.8 17.0 8.43 0.43
73 North Texas MVC 8 2 0 .800 4 1 0 .800 29.7 18.4 2.85 -7.25
74 Cincinnati MVC 5 4 1 .550 2 2 0 .500 30.0 32.7 -3.61 -3.01
75 Louisville MVC 5 5 0 .500 2 3 0 .400 19.2 23.3 -13.98 -10.88
76 Tulsa MVC 3 7 0 .300 2 3 0 .400 14.9 31.4 -8.86 -1.06
77 Wichita State MVC 0 10 0 .000 0 5 0 .000 13.1 34.2 -24.09 -5.79
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
78 Southern California Pac-8 9 1 1 .864 6 0 0 1.000 23.5 15.3 16.62 7.80 2 1 4
79 Oregon State Pac-8 7 3 0 .700 5 1 0 .833 28.5 17.9 13.93 4.43 6 6 15
80 California Pac-8 7 3 1 .682 2 2 1 .500 22.1 10.4 10.78 3.32 8
81 Stanford Pac-8 6 3 1 .650 3 3 1 .500 26.8 16.2 9.90 2.50 14
82 Oregon Pac-8 4 6 0 .400 2 4 0 .333 13.2 20.1 0.49 6.59
83 UCLA Pac-8 3 7 0 .300 2 4 0 .333 19.7 24.6 0.43 8.23 16 8
84 Washington State Pac-8 3 6 1 .350 1 3 1 .300 18.9 18.8 -1.48 0.72
85 Washington Pac-8 3 5 2 .400 1 5 1 .214 15.4 17.7 0.06 2.96
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
86 Georgia SEC 8 1 2 .818 5 0 1 .917 25.8 10.4 21.44 9.44 4 8
87 Tennessee SEC 8 2 1 .773 4 1 1 .750 23.7 13.3 16.91 8.73 9 5 13
88 Alabama SEC 8 3 0 .727 4 2 0 .667 16.7 12.6 10.96 7.42 10 7 17
89 Auburn SEC 7 4 0 .636 4 2 0 .667 23.4 14.5 16.02 7.93 12 16
90 Mississippi SEC 7 3 1 .682 3 2 1 .583 19.3 17.9 9.06 6.25 13
91 Louisiana State SEC 8 3 0 .727 2 2 0 .500 20.1 15.5 8.80 3.34 18 8 19
92 Florida SEC 6 3 1 .650 2 2 1 .500 15.1 17.5 7.28 5.68 7 4
93 Vanderbilt SEC 5 4 1 .550 1 3 1 .300 16.3 14.7 4.03 3.73
94 Mississippi State SEC 0 8 2 .100 0 4 1 .100 14.6 26.0 -6.38 4.22
95 Kentucky SEC 3 7 0 .300 0 7 0 .000 14.1 20.6 5.77 12.17
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
96 West Virginia Southern 7 3 0 .700 4 0 0 1.000 20.7 14.1 5.47 -1.14
97 Richmond Southern 8 3 0 .727 6 1 0 .857 26.4 15.5 1.64 -7.18
98 Citadel Southern 5 5 0 .500 4 3 0 .571 17.7 20.0 -10.88 -8.98
99 East Carolina Southern 4 6 0 .400 2 2 0 .500 17.5 24.4 -16.55 -13.05
100 William & Mary Southern 3 7 0 .300 2 3 0 .400 9.7 19.5 -10.91 -3.21
101 Davidson Southern 3 6 0 .333 1 3 0 .250 20.1 24.8 -13.05 -9.38
102 Virginia Military Institute Southern 1 9 0 .100 1 4 0 .200 9.0 29.0 -14.65 -1.35
103 Furman Southern 1 9 0 .100 0 4 0 .000 9.7 22.9 -25.16 -12.96
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 Arkansas SWC 10 1 0 .909 6 1 0 .857 31.8 17.2 19.20 6.47 6 6
105 Texas SWC 9 1 1 .864 6 1 0 .857 34.5 18.0 24.61 9.24 5 3 3
106 Southern Methodist SWC 8 3 0 .727 5 2 0 .714 28.3 24.8 15.47 10.93 13 14
107 Texas Tech SWC 5 3 2 .600 4 3 0 .571 25.5 24.1 6.14 4.04 15
108 Baylor SWC 3 7 0 .300 3 4 0 .429 20.6 32.2 0.18 9.78
109 Texas A&M SWC 3 7 0 .300 2 5 0 .286 19.6 18.4 6.29 7.79 12 12
110 Texas Christian SWC 3 7 0 .300 2 5 0 .286 17.6 21.5 3.47 8.47
111 Rice SWC 0 9 1 .050 0 7 0 .000 15.1 32.6 -4.49 10.11
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
112 Wyoming WAC 7 3 0 .700 6 1 0 .857 24.2 11.8 5.53 -3.47 19
113 Arizona State WAC 8 2 0 .800 5 1 0 .833 41.4 16.3 9.12 -5.48 17 14
114 Arizona WAC 8 3 0 .727 5 1 0 .833 16.9 13.5 3.16 -0.57 19
115 Texas-El Paso WAC 4 5 1 .450 3 3 0 .500 23.2 22.5 -7.56 -7.26
116 Utah WAC 3 7 0 .300 2 3 0 .400 16.2 23.4 -5.32 0.38
117 Colorado State WAC 2 8 0 .200 1 2 0 .333 13.3 26.2 -14.31 -3.51
118 Brigham Young WAC 2 8 0 .200 1 5 0 .167 17.9 24.7 -11.77 -4.97
119 New Mexico WAC 0 10 0 .000 0 7 0 .000 12.0 40.3 -24.32 -3.32