Conference Rankings

Updated 9 Jan. 2018

Conferences are ranked according to their W-Rank (weighted rank), which is composed of the average score of each team in the conference, the average ranking of each team in the conference, and the percentage of teams in the conference ranked in the top 30. The S-Rank (simple rank) column only compares the average score of each team in the conference.


W-Rank Conference Teams W-Score Ave Rank High Rank Low Rank In Top 30 Ave Score S-Rank SOS Ave SOS Rank
1 Big Ten 14 75.124 40.6 3 108 7 20.410 1 13.882 1
2 SEC 14 70.281 43.5 1 90 6 19.174 2 13.312 2
3 ACC 14 65.258 46.1 6 101 5 17.615 3 12.485 3
4 Big 12 10 58.540 52.1 9 119 3 15.590 4 11.033 4
5 PAC-12 12 56.791 55.8 13 123 4 14.666 5 10.453 5
6 American Athletic 12 45.863 64.3 5 111 2 12.988 6 9.846 6
7 Mountain West 12 28.856 82.7 18 126 1 7.689 7 7.305 7
8 Conference USA 14 23.535 88.9 25 130 1 5.857 9 5.699 9
9 MAC 12 22.283 88.2 38 129 0 6.367 8 6.383 8
10 Sun Belt 12 14.513 97.7 31 128 0 3.347 10 4.376 10
NR Independents 4 47.784 66.0 8 115 1 13.284 NR 9.307 NR