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2000 School Ratings

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National Champion: Oklahoma (AP, BCS, FWAA, NFF, USA-ESPN)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Chris Weinke (Florida State)
Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award: Bob Stoops (Oklahoma)

AP Preseason #1: Nebraska ▪ AP Final #1: Oklahoma

The SRS columns are SRS broken up into offensive and defensive components.
The Scoring columns are points per game adjusted for strength of opposition.
The Passing, Rushing, and Total columns are yards per attempt adjusted for strength of opposition.

116 Schools

SRS Scoring Passing Rushing Total
Rk School Conf OSRS DSRS SRS Off Def Off Def Off Def Off Def
1 Miami (FL) Big East 12.29 10.94 23.22 45.19 11.23 9.35 4.86 5.13 2.95 7.31 3.57
2 Florida State ACC 6.28 16.85 23.13 42.81 5.79 10.23 4.65 4.73 2.37 7.87 3.19
3 Oklahoma Big 12 (South) 9.60 11.95 21.56 40.76 8.69 8.69 4.42 4.06 3.13 6.83 3.37
4 Virginia Tech Big East 15.89 3.53 19.42 43.73 19.16 8.06 6.04 5.39 2.72 6.56 4.03
5 Nebraska Big 12 (North) 11.08 7.93 19.01 46.59 14.35 7.52 5.27 6.10 3.63 6.91 4.13
6 Florida SEC (East) 12.18 5.43 17.61 41.83 16.82 8.84 4.83 4.14 3.30 7.04 3.66
7 Oregon State Pac-10 9.14 8.19 17.33 36.48 16.19 8.33 6.17 4.28 3.09 6.21 4.34
8 Washington Pac-10 10.02 6.89 16.91 36.94 16.84 7.21 5.49 4.99 4.12 6.16 4.38
9 Kansas State Big 12 (North) 8.92 6.80 15.72 43.19 15.25 8.76 5.21 4.38 2.76 6.42 3.38
10 Texas Big 12 (South) 7.35 6.43 13.78 39.90 19.36 8.50 5.16 3.97 3.20 6.61 3.65
11 Oregon Pac-10 6.37 7.38 13.75 31.44 16.24 7.82 5.57 3.81 3.93 6.00 4.37
12 Michigan Big Ten 6.76 6.17 12.93 36.34 16.20 9.02 6.10 4.91 3.87 6.76 4.70
13 Notre Dame Ind 6.86 5.60 12.45 32.62 17.26 7.76 6.64 4.47 3.40 5.73 4.45
14 Clemson ACC 6.26 5.28 11.54 36.54 19.95 7.96 6.66 4.93 2.87 6.35 4.32
15 Texas A&M Big 12 (South) 4.69 6.76 11.44 32.25 15.09 7.89 5.78 3.94 3.11 6.16 3.99
16 Georgia Tech ACC 7.46 3.84 11.30 34.49 19.07 8.13 6.68 4.10 3.02 6.30 4.63
17 Texas Christian WAC 0.17 11.12 11.29 31.96 13.38 8.86 5.34 4.51 2.99 6.17 3.56
18 Ohio State Big Ten 4.74 6.22 10.97 33.48 17.04 8.34 5.72 3.76 2.49 5.88 3.84
19 Mississippi State SEC (West) 11.20 -0.83 10.37 37.19 23.74 8.39 5.85 5.01 2.77 6.67 3.92
20 Georgia SEC (East) 2.94 7.02 9.97 29.90 16.21 7.33 5.39 3.75 2.95 5.78 3.71
SRS Scoring Passing Rushing Total
Rk School Conf OSRS DSRS SRS Off Def Off Def Off Def Off Def
21 South Carolina SEC (East) -1.14 10.83 9.69 25.93 11.13 7.40 5.22 4.62 3.04 6.23 3.67
22 Wisconsin Big Ten 2.82 6.83 9.65 28.08 15.83 8.05 5.94 4.21 4.42 5.76 4.87
23 Purdue Big Ten 6.28 2.98 9.26 34.04 19.76 7.60 6.32 4.18 3.55 6.28 4.63
24 Northwestern Big Ten 13.35 -4.50 8.85 40.51 28.67 7.49 6.03 4.90 3.81 6.21 4.57
25 Toledo MAC (West) 1.94 6.69 8.63 31.23 18.21 5.13 6.73 5.02 3.29 5.53 4.56
26 Tennessee SEC (East) 5.62 2.25 7.87 36.41 20.32 7.50 6.32 4.55 2.63 6.26 4.08
27 Arizona Pac-10 2.12 5.68 7.80 28.00 17.32 7.12 5.72 3.77 2.85 5.33 3.96
28 Auburn SEC (West) 1.18 6.46 7.64 26.85 16.17 7.29 5.12 4.26 3.21 5.98 3.83
29 UCLA Pac-10 11.07 -3.50 7.57 36.35 26.30 8.80 5.91 2.80 4.42 5.83 4.79
30 Southern Mississippi CUSA 2.19 5.25 7.44 28.17 17.56 7.27 4.74 3.11 2.98 5.38 3.38
31 Louisville CUSA 6.38 0.99 7.37 32.53 23.66 7.22 6.11 3.54 2.67 5.77 3.83
32 Colorado State MWC 4.29 2.92 7.21 29.02 21.37 7.59 6.20 3.66 4.53 5.96 4.76
33 Syracuse Big East 0.12 6.82 6.94 27.95 16.15 7.77 5.29 4.77 3.77 6.11 4.09
34 East Carolina CUSA 4.04 2.89 6.93 31.60 21.14 7.84 7.23 4.32 3.77 6.17 4.66
35 Boise State Big West 9.85 -3.07 6.78 37.99 28.66 9.41 7.55 3.63 4.29 6.73 5.37
36 Iowa State Big 12 (North) 6.02 0.41 6.43 32.18 24.05 7.18 6.24 5.35 4.36 6.53 4.79
37 Louisiana State SEC (West) -0.26 6.60 6.34 28.47 17.26 8.20 5.60 4.13 3.79 6.37 4.24
38 Boston College Big East 1.81 4.50 6.30 32.72 21.35 7.95 5.93 4.99 4.95 6.53 4.97
39 West Virginia Big East 8.04 -1.75 6.29 33.25 25.72 7.47 6.07 3.64 3.54 5.61 4.45
40 Western Michigan MAC (West) -2.36 8.32 5.96 26.84 16.00 6.95 6.57 3.59 3.22 5.47 4.25
SRS Scoring Passing Rushing Total
Rk School Conf OSRS DSRS SRS Off Def Off Def Off Def Off Def
41 Arizona State Pac-10 4.24 1.67 5.92 29.10 21.94 7.84 5.86 2.74 4.42 5.49 4.71
42 Stanford Pac-10 2.55 3.30 5.85 27.67 20.10 7.44 6.18 3.55 3.96 5.65 4.65
43 Pittsburgh Big East 1.68 4.00 5.68 26.54 18.64 9.27 6.16 3.62 2.50 6.48 3.98
44 Texas Tech Big 12 (South) -0.24 5.05 4.81 27.70 19.49 6.30 5.54 2.62 3.94 5.41 4.18
45 Southern California Pac-10 4.44 -0.07 4.37 30.23 23.75 7.59 6.35 4.22 3.35 6.19 4.30
46 Mississippi SEC (West) 4.79 -0.62 4.18 30.77 25.71 7.23 5.52 4.04 4.49 5.83 4.50
47 North Carolina State ACC 6.33 -2.42 3.92 31.55 27.37 6.99 5.80 3.23 4.05 5.72 4.32
48 Colorado Big 12 (North) 1.64 1.92 3.56 27.55 18.35 7.95 7.03 3.51 3.59 6.00 4.68
49 Texas-El Paso WAC 4.73 -1.63 3.10 31.24 27.71 8.00 5.73 3.23 5.02 5.74 4.93
50 Minnesota Big Ten 4.95 -1.93 3.02 31.34 25.35 8.29 6.12 4.19 4.12 6.18 4.60
51 Air Force MWC 8.36 -5.52 2.84 34.45 30.13 8.26 7.30 4.89 4.84 6.17 5.56
52 Michigan State Big Ten -3.34 6.13 2.79 22.38 16.67 7.28 5.05 4.13 3.90 5.69 4.11
53 Illinois Big Ten 1.30 1.29 2.59 28.88 22.99 7.13 5.46 4.29 4.60 5.86 4.59
54 North Carolina ACC 1.57 0.82 2.40 26.91 24.73 7.85 6.58 3.50 2.98 5.61 4.13
55 Fresno State WAC -1.40 3.61 2.22 24.85 20.50 7.67 5.49 3.09 4.15 5.64 4.37
56 California Pac-10 1.37 0.75 2.11 27.04 22.38 6.98 7.00 3.30 2.93 5.31 4.33
57 Washington State Pac-10 4.19 -2.27 1.93 29.66 27.90 8.24 5.92 3.37 4.48 5.85 4.79
58 Nevada-Las Vegas MWC 1.53 -0.30 1.23 26.83 23.86 8.15 7.05 4.62 4.17 6.29 4.94
59 Alabama SEC (West) -2.11 3.15 1.04 25.74 19.11 7.20 6.08 4.33 3.35 5.94 4.11
60 Maryland ACC -1.40 1.93 0.54 23.82 23.31 7.24 7.43 3.77 4.05 5.71 5.01
SRS Scoring Passing Rushing Total
Rk School Conf OSRS DSRS SRS Off Def Off Def Off Def Off Def
61 Virginia ACC -2.90 3.00 0.10 21.97 21.67 7.79 6.78 4.44 4.59 6.05 5.11
62 Penn State Big Ten -3.11 3.06 -0.05 25.25 20.77 6.72 6.01 3.93 3.37 5.43 4.09
63 Cincinnati CUSA -0.73 0.62 -0.11 23.98 24.69 6.84 7.12 3.46 3.98 5.34 4.94
64 Utah MWC -5.22 5.03 -0.19 21.01 19.55 7.11 5.73 3.35 3.62 5.38 4.03
65 Arkansas SEC (West) -2.59 2.21 -0.38 25.26 23.12 5.92 5.03 4.18 3.71 5.33 3.86
66 Northern Illinois MAC (West) 3.49 -3.88 -0.39 33.40 29.40 7.87 7.21 4.33 4.62 6.00 5.35
67 Brigham Young MWC 0.88 -1.54 -0.66 25.74 25.28 7.11 7.45 2.97 3.34 5.63 4.75
68 Alabama-Birmingham CUSA -4.41 3.71 -0.69 20.34 20.25 5.91 6.43 3.81 2.74 5.06 4.12
69 San Jose State WAC 5.01 -5.82 -0.82 30.36 31.09 7.66 7.21 4.85 5.25 6.58 5.60
70 Ohio MAC (East) -0.71 -0.17 -0.88 25.75 25.09 7.47 7.80 4.97 4.26 5.94 5.46
71 Marshall MAC (East) 0.62 -1.52 -0.90 26.59 27.64 7.06 6.83 3.48 4.46 5.96 5.07
72 Central Florida Ind -2.58 0.75 -1.83 24.07 23.92 7.34 6.72 2.39 3.59 5.68 4.43
73 Kansas Big 12 (North) 1.32 -3.26 -1.95 28.03 28.69 6.94 7.08 4.01 4.48 5.61 4.94
74 Iowa Big Ten -4.16 1.76 -2.40 21.74 20.61 7.27 7.03 2.87 3.86 5.34 5.00
75 Missouri Big 12 (North) 0.44 -3.07 -2.63 25.85 27.78 6.96 6.93 3.85 3.29 5.58 4.32
76 Indiana Big Ten 6.03 -8.70 -2.67 33.46 34.73 6.82 7.31 5.78 4.64 6.51 5.52
77 Temple Big East -4.31 1.22 -3.09 21.69 22.60 6.43 6.49 3.63 3.45 5.20 4.39
78 Oklahoma State Big 12 (South) -3.95 0.76 -3.18 21.68 26.14 6.83 6.59 4.21 4.22 5.82 4.94
79 New Mexico MWC -6.56 2.55 -4.00 18.18 20.70 5.95 5.75 2.94 3.58 4.28 4.15
80 Middle Tennessee State Ind 0.60 -5.11 -4.50 27.41 33.83 7.09 6.85 4.98 4.74 6.44 5.24
SRS Scoring Passing Rushing Total
Rk School Conf OSRS DSRS SRS Off Def Off Def Off Def Off Def
81 Kentucky SEC (East) 1.00 -5.97 -4.97 27.00 30.40 7.41 8.01 4.35 4.06 6.56 5.28
82 Akron MAC (East) 1.42 -6.79 -5.38 24.73 31.86 7.57 7.13 4.20 5.16 5.91 5.48
83 Vanderbilt SEC (East) -5.39 -0.07 -5.46 20.11 23.39 7.12 6.37 3.29 4.56 5.65 4.89
84 Tulane CUSA 4.28 -9.82 -5.54 28.23 35.65 7.04 7.09 3.71 5.28 6.05 5.74
85 San Diego State MWC -7.53 1.92 -5.61 17.86 23.86 6.94 5.91 2.30 3.80 5.03 4.41
86 Memphis CUSA -10.97 3.91 -7.05 13.40 19.33 4.88 5.54 2.73 2.64 4.08 3.73
87 Idaho Big West 0.71 -8.12 -7.41 24.90 35.52 7.68 8.26 3.31 4.65 5.92 5.90
88 Rice WAC -3.44 -4.05 -7.49 21.64 29.27 6.34 6.86 3.63 4.50 4.85 5.14
89 Miami (OH) MAC (East) -2.16 -5.76 -7.92 20.28 31.67 5.76 7.26 3.82 5.26 5.26 5.60
90 Rutgers Big East -5.25 -3.42 -8.67 22.37 34.51 6.11 6.65 3.60 4.17 5.36 4.78
91 Tulsa WAC -8.21 -0.57 -8.77 16.62 25.31 6.79 6.65 2.34 5.53 4.89 5.42
92 New Mexico State Big West 0.66 -9.47 -8.82 25.18 34.90 6.64 8.07 5.07 5.27 6.10 5.88
93 South Florida Ind -9.56 0.62 -8.94 15.72 27.79 6.07 6.71 3.63 4.38 5.23 4.89
94 Ball State MAC (West) -6.87 -3.09 -9.96 15.62 33.96 6.04 7.29 3.00 4.97 4.54 5.45
95 Houston CUSA -3.50 -7.17 -10.67 20.26 34.09 6.64 6.92 2.34 3.76 5.16 4.68
96 Louisiana Tech Ind -2.66 -8.06 -10.72 23.67 36.58 6.90 6.97 3.55 5.56 6.06 5.56
97 Utah State Big West -0.32 -10.84 -11.16 22.34 35.90 6.55 7.92 3.60 5.12 5.71 5.74
98 Baylor Big 12 (South) -8.28 -3.20 -11.48 16.90 32.48 5.45 6.94 2.34 4.72 4.24 5.18
99 Wake Forest ACC -6.45 -5.83 -12.27 17.43 32.91 6.01 7.65 3.81 4.98 5.09 5.57
100 Hawaii WAC -1.18 -11.34 -12.52 22.61 36.10 6.54 6.68 2.96 4.80 5.74 5.00
SRS Scoring Passing Rushing Total
Rk School Conf OSRS DSRS SRS Off Def Off Def Off Def Off Def
101 Arkansas State Big West -2.94 -10.46 -13.40 21.22 37.65 6.56 7.51 3.89 5.00 5.59 5.56
102 North Texas Big West -15.04 1.53 -13.51 9.49 28.83 5.15 6.28 2.83 4.81 4.07 4.91
103 Southern Methodist WAC -12.45 -1.31 -13.76 11.79 29.77 6.09 7.36 2.53 4.52 4.73 5.30
104 Duke ACC -8.16 -5.76 -13.91 17.34 35.09 5.71 7.82 2.61 4.49 4.58 5.57
105 Bowling Green State MAC (East) -10.62 -3.33 -13.95 13.28 29.25 5.23 6.80 2.21 3.65 3.89 4.72
106 Army CUSA -5.72 -9.54 -15.26 19.01 34.19 4.93 7.66 3.79 4.73 4.75 5.47
107 Navy Ind -7.33 -8.03 -15.36 16.95 33.51 6.42 8.62 3.40 4.04 4.72 5.49
108 Eastern Michigan MAC (West) -5.30 -10.11 -15.40 18.32 36.35 5.88 7.55 2.78 5.05 4.86 5.57
109 Wyoming MWC -8.50 -8.30 -16.79 16.61 38.00 6.23 8.98 2.82 4.86 4.83 5.81
110 Connecticut Ind -8.29 -8.62 -16.91 11.97 39.97 6.02 7.86 2.00 5.32 4.76 5.83
111 Central Michigan MAC (West) -13.80 -3.86 -17.66 9.63 35.17 5.41 6.05 2.24 5.28 4.14 5.14
112 Nevada WAC -7.58 -11.36 -18.95 17.00 39.88 6.46 6.76 1.60 5.48 4.70 5.47
113 Buffalo MAC (East) -10.83 -10.18 -21.01 11.25 45.95 5.61 9.10 2.64 4.81 4.42 5.87
114 Louisiana-Lafayette Ind -11.21 -10.46 -21.67 9.12 38.58 5.01 8.07 2.67 4.92 4.18 5.77
115 Kent State MAC (East) -14.24 -7.85 -22.09 8.33 37.51 4.75 8.27 2.73 4.25 4.08 5.44
116 Louisiana-Monroe Ind -18.50 -8.03 -26.52 3.77 43.11 4.92 8.07 1.74 4.57 3.93 5.37