Sports analytics from Laura Albert's team at the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering

NCAAF rankings

Here is the full rank-ordered list of NCAA men’s football rankings using Laura Albert’s composite Markov chain rankings as of January 8, 2019:

1 Clemson
2 Alabama
3 Ohio St
4 Notre Dame
5 Oklahoma
6 Georgia
7 UCF
8 LSU
9 Michigan
10 Fresno St
11 Texas
12 Kentucky
13 Washington St
14 Washington
15 Appalachian St
16 Texas A&M
17 Florida
18 Syracuse
19 Boise St
20 Cincinnati
21 Utah St
22 Penn St
23 Army
24 Northwestern
25 Iowa
26 Auburn
27 Troy
28 Stanford
29 Mississippi St
30 Missouri
31 West Virginia
32 UAB
33 Utah
34 Ga Southern
35 Duke
36 NC State
37 Virginia
38 Wisconsin
39 Iowa St
40 Michigan St
41 Oklahoma St
42 Ohio
43 Oregon
44 Buffalo
45 Minnesota
46 Pittsburgh
47 Purdue
48 Marshall
49 Boston College
50 Temple
51 South Carolina
52 Arizona St
53 TCU
54 Wake Forest
55 Florida Intl
56 North Texas
57 MTSU
58 N Illinois
59 BYU
60 Miami FL
61 Memphis
62 Arkansas St
63 Baylor
64 Vanderbilt
65 California
66 Georgia Tech
67 Nevada
68 Maryland
69 Louisiana Tech
70 Houston
71 Virginia Tech
72 San Diego St
73 E Michigan
74 Tennessee
75 Hawaii
76 Miami OH
77 Indiana
78 USC
79 Florida St
80 Toledo
81 ULL
82 Kansas St
83 Texas Tech
84 Mississippi
85 South Florida
86 W Michigan
87 Nebraska
88 Tulane
89 Southern Miss
90 ULM
91 Arizona
92 FL Atlantic
93 Colorado
94 Air Force
95 UCLA
96 Liberty
97 Coastal Car
98 SMU
99 Charlotte
100 Illinois
101 Kansas
102 UNLV
103 Old Dominion
104 Wyoming
105 Navy
106 Massachusetts
107 Akron
108 East Carolina
109 Ball St
110 Arkansas
111 WKU
112 North Carolina
113 Colorado St
114 New Mexico
115 Louisville
116 UT San Antonio
117 Texas St
118 Rutgers
119 South Alabama
120 Oregon St
121 Tulsa
122 New Mexico St
123 San Jose St
124 Bowling Green
125 Georgia St
126 Rice
127 Kent
128 Connecticut
129 UTEP
130 C Michigan