COLLEGE FOOTBALL STANDINGS

1996-97
FINAL

                   Atlantic Coast

                     CONFERENCE         OVERALL     
                   W  L   PTS  OPP    W  L   PTS  OPP  
                     
Florida State      8  0   314   71   11  1   446  174 
North Carolina     6  2   240   76   10  2   357  123 
Clemson            6  2   164  156    7  5   245  241   
Virginia           5  3   219  112    7  5   341  203   
Georgia Tech       4  4   157  161    5  6   220  236   
Maryland           3  5   118  205    5  6   187  239   
NC State           3  5   199  285    3  8   268  401   
Wake Forest        1  7    79  287    3  8   144  374   
Duke               0  8   105  242    0 11   162  379   


                      Big East

                     CONFERENCE         OVERALL     
                   W  L   PTS  OPP    W  L   PTS  OPP  
                     
Virginia Tech      6  1   220  111   10  2   370  209
Miami              6  1   233  111    9  3   368  210  
Syracuse           6  1   291  105    9  3   437  208  
West Virginia      4  3   181  112    8  4   271  156   
Pittsburgh         3  4   121  242    4  7   214  430   
Boston College     2  5   138  220    5  7   264  364   
Rutgers            1  6    78  238    2  9   143  380   
Temple             0  7   140  263    1 10   218  386


                       Big Ten

                     CONFERENCE         OVERALL     
                   W  L   PTS  OPP    W  L   PTS  OPP  
                     
Ohio State         7  1   264   91   11  1   455  131  
Northwestern       7  1   215  182    9  3   336  278   
Penn State         6  2   224  174   11  2   400  203  
Iowa               6  2   233  183    9  3   339  243  
Michigan           5  3   185  131    8  4   277  184   
Michigan State     5  3   277  179    6  6   358  302   
Wisconsin          3  5   190  203    8  5   377  243   
Purdue             2  6   146  248    3  8   194  324   
Minnesota          1  7   145  281    4  7   236  340   
Indiana            1  7   181  268    3  8   242  291   
Illinois           1  7   149  269    2  9   190  372   


                     Big Twelve

                     CONFERENCE         OVERALL     
                   W  L   PTS  OPP    W  L   PTS  OPP                  
NORTH
d Nebraska         8  0   392  111   11  2   553  174
  Colorado         7  1   221  126   10  2   352  220
  Kansas State     6  2   197  162    9  3   340  191 
  Missouri         3  5   197  307    5  6   278  376
  Kansas           2  6   171  286    4  7   300  358
  Iowa State       1  7   221  299    2  9   314  401 

SOUTH
c Texas            6  2   354  196    8  5   447  305
  Texas Tech       5  3   197  149    7  5   323  232
  Texas A&M        4  4   174  174    6  6   351  257
  Oklahoma         3  5   193  290    3  8   255  392
  Oklahoma State   2  6   159  281    5  6   243  327
  Baylor           1  7   186  281    4  7   266  320

c-conference and division champion
d-division champion


                      Big West

                     CONFERENCE         OVERALL     
                   W  L   PTS  OPP    W  L   PTS  OPP  
                     
Nevada             4  1   238  106    9  3   515  278   
Utah State         4  1   175  130    6  5   330  339   
Idaho              3  2   167  112    6  5   374  296   
North Texas        3  2    93  105    5  6   161  293   
Boise State        1  4   121  231    2 10   240  459   
New Mexico State   0  5    86  196    1 10   166  396 


                    Conference USA

                     CONFERENCE         OVERALL     
                   W  L   PTS  OPP    W  L   PTS  OPP  
                     
Southern Miss      5  1   169  115    8  3   287  247
Houston            4  1   171  124    7  5   361  341   
East Carolina      1  1    27   38    8  3   316  214   
Cincinnati         2  3    88  100    6  5   228  212   
Louisville         2  3    57  102    5  6   182  205   
Memphis            2  4    75  112    4  7   141  219   
Tulane             1  4   109  105    2  9   213  268   


                    Mid American

                     CONFERENCE         OVERALL     
                   W  L   PTS  OPP    W  L   PTS  OPP  
                     
Ball State         7  1   217  121    8  4   296  210   
Toledo             6  2   153  134    7  4   210  259   
Miami OH           6  2   229   90    6  5   273  168   
Ohio               5  3   209  107    6  6   302  237   
C. Michigan        4  4   251  239    5  6   351  353   
Akron              4  5   150  210    4  7   175  269
Bowling Green      3  5   130  176    4  7   176  240
E. Michigan        3  5   183  185    3  8   210  284 
W. Michigan        2  6   151  200    2  9   208  304 
Kent               1  7   171  365    2  9   255  492
N. Illinois        0  1    17   34    1 10   157  400 


                     Pacific Ten

                     CONFERENCE         OVERALL     
                   W  L   PTS  OPP    W  L   PTS  OPP  
                     
Arizona State      8  0   344  182   11  1   488  216
Washington         7  1   268  140    9  3   391  254  
Stanford           5  3   174  196    7  5   247  229   
UCLA               4  4   257  245    5  6   330  318   
Oregon             3  5   269  271    6  5   378  356   
Southern Cal       3  5   210  211    6  6   325  267   
California         3  5   224  288    6  6   382  407   
Arizona            3  5   226  256    5  6   310  280   
Washington State   3  5   205  230    5  6   314  317   
Oregon State       1  7   125  283    2  9   216  388   


                     Southeastern

                     CONFERENCE         OVERALL     
                   W  L   PTS  OPP    W  L   PTS  OPP  
EAST
c Florida          8  0   421  142   12  1   611  221
  Tennessee        7  1   275  113   10  2   437  185 
  South Carolina   4  4   171  170    6  5   245  238
  Georgia          3  5   189  224    5  6   230  257
  Kentucky         3  5   118  260    4  7   138  322
  Vanderbilt       0  8    65  198    2  9   122  234

WEST
d Alabama          6  2   234  145   10  3   316  195
  Louisiana State  6  2   192  145   10  2   335  210
  Auburn           4  4   247  224    8  4   398  277 
  Mississippi St.  3  5   136  181    5  6   249  229
  Mississippi      2  6    96  228    5  6   203  270
  Arkansas         2  6    88  202    4  7   174  267

c-conference and division champion
d-division champion


                  Western Athletic

                     CONFERENCE         OVERALL     
                   W  L   PTS  OPP    W  L   PTS  OPP  
MOUNTAIN
c Brigham Young    8  0   347  142   14  1   590  277
  Utah             6  2   224  199    8  4   313  309
  Rice             6  2   261  194    7  4   296  312
  Southern Meth.   4  4   180  211    5  6   246  267
  New Mexico       3  5   237  233    6  5   331  280
  Texas Christian  3  5   167  208    4  7   211  302
  Tulsa            2  6   178  259    4  7   245  333
  Texas-El Paso    0  8   129  278    2  9   183  314

PACIFIC
d Wyoming          7  1   341  180   10  2   467  281
  San Diego State  6  2   300  209    8  3   428  303
  Colorado State   6  2   248  169    7  5   380  336
  Air Force        5  3   316  171    6  5   360  231
  Fresno State     3  5   199  245    4  7   267  344
  San Jose State   3  5   168  273    3  9   221  448
  Hawaii           1  7   100  315    2 10   161  433
  Nev-Las Vegas    1  7   211  320    1 11   276  551

c-conference and division champion
d-division champion


                    1A Independents

                                      W  L   PTS  OPP  
                     
Marshall                             15  0   658  210
Army                                 10  2   379  224
Navy                                  9  3   392  309
East Carolina                         8  3   316  214
Notre Dame                            8  3   407  181
Louisiana Tech                        6  5   351  342
Alabama Birmingham                    5  6   266  279
Central Florida                       5  6   277  261
Northeast Louisiana                   5  6   192  353
Southwest Louisiana                   5  6   304  404
Arkansas State                        4  7   272  365
Northern Illinois                     1 10   157  400


College Football
  Bryan Bresee commits to Clemson
  Ryan Watts commits to Oklahoma
  Akinola Ogunbiyi commits to Georgia
  Jalen Harrell commits to Florida State
  Jermaine Burton commits to LSU
  Kris Hutson commits to Oregon
  Brian Branch commits to Alabama
  Josh White commits to LSU
  Jaden Navarette commits to Oregon
  Jordan Botelho commits to Notre Dame
  Darius Snow commits to Michigan State
  Jalen Kimber commits to Georgia
  Mike Wyman commits to South Carolina
  Bud Clark commits to Virginia
  Dontae Manning commits to Oklahoma
  Ty'Kieast Crawford commits to Arkansas
  Cole Brevard commits to Penn State
  Turner Corcoran commits to Nebraska
  Lejond Cavazos commits to Ohio State
  Purdue signs Brohm to seven-year extension
  Lorando Johnson commits to LSU
  Fred Davis II commits to Clemson
  Lamar Goods commits to Kentucky
  Jadon Thompson commits to Illinois
  Avery Helm commits to Florida