Minnesota Golden Gophers (8-5)

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Association: NCAA (8-5 record in association)

Association Subdivision: FBS (7-5 record in association subdivision)

Conference: Big Ten Conference (4-4 record in conference)

Competitive Rank (Rating): Football Bowl Subdivision #42 (0.421)

Schedule Strength (Rating): Football Bowl Subdivision #41 (0.840)

Point Margin Rank (Rating): Football Bowl Subdivision #63 (0.152)


Scheduled Results
DATE OPPONENT OPP* RESULT GAME RATING
Aug 29, 2013 UNLV
(NCAA FBS #74)
7-5 W 51-23 +0.783
Sep 7, 2013 @ New Mexico State
(NCAA FBS #113)
2-9 W 44-21 +0.766
Sep 14, 2013 Western Illinois
(NCAA FCS #82)
4-7 W 29-12 +0.536
Sep 21, 2013 San Jose State
(NCAA FBS #73)
6-5 W 43-24 +0.834
Sep 28, 2013 Iowa
(NCAA FBS #41)
7-5 L 23-7 -0.149
Oct 5, 2013 @ Michigan
(NCAA FBS #44)
6-6 L 42-13 -0.104
Oct 19, 2013 @ Northwestern
(NCAA FBS #82)
5-6 W 20-17 +0.822
Oct 26, 2013 Nebraska
(NCAA FBS #31)
9-3 W 34-23 +0.806
Nov 2, 2013 @ Indiana
(NCAA FBS #75)
5-6 W 42-39 +0.880
Nov 9, 2013 Penn State
(NCAA FBS #45)
7-4 W 24-10 +0.838
Nov 23, 2013 Wisconsin
(NCAA FBS #28)
8-4 L 20-7 -0.184
Nov 30, 2013 @ Michigan State 12-1 L 14-3 -0.189
Dec 27, 2013 Syracuse
(NCAA FBS #59)
@ Houston TX
6-6 L 21-17 -0.160
*minus head-to-head play

Strength Scale
Conference Rankings
Leaders Division Competitive Rankings
RKPROGRAMOVERALLRATING
11Ohio St12-20.661
28Wisconsin9-40.490
45Penn St7-50.418
75Indiana5-70.260
92Illinois4-80.104
110Purdue1-11-0.080
Legends Division Competitive Rankings
RKPROGRAMOVERALLRATING
4Michigan St13-10.730
31Nebraska9-40.474
41Iowa8-50.426
42Minnesota8-50.421
44Michigan7-60.418
82Northwestern5-70.205

Leaders Division Schedule Strengths
RKPROGRAMOPP*RATING
10Purdue87-560.940
16Indiana86-580.919
43Penn St75-650.836
51Ohio St88-740.824
67Illinois78-620.797
70Wisconsin81-700.791
Legends Division Schedule Strengths
RKPROGRAMOPP*RATING
8Michigan92-600.952
35Iowa90-640.862
41Minnesota84-670.840
64Northwestern82-610.804
73Michigan St89-740.782
75Nebraska82-700.773
*record minus head-to-head play

Leaders Division Point Margin Rankings
RKPROGRAMOVERALLRATING
7Wisconsin9-40.382
10Ohio St12-20.346
49Penn St7-50.194
69Indiana5-70.128
92Illinois4-80.048
114Purdue1-11-0.071
Legends Division Point Margin Rankings
RKPROGRAMOVERALLRATING
3Michigan St13-10.439
32Iowa8-50.227
54Nebraska9-40.181
62Michigan7-60.156
63Minnesota8-50.152
85Northwestern5-70.065

State Rankings
State of Minnesota CFB Competitive Rankings
Top 5
RKPROGRAMOVERALLRATING
1Minnesota8-50.421
2Minnesota State-Mankato11-1-0.033
3Bethel12-1-0.052
4St Cloud State12-2-0.090
5Minnesota-Duluth11-2-0.102

State of Minnesota CFB Schedule Strengths
Top 5
RKPROGRAMOPP RECORD*RATING
1Minnesota84-670.840
2St Cloud State89-600.057
3Minnesota-Duluth80-580.055
4Minnesota State-Mankato70-560.053
5Southwest State66-590.050
*minus head-to-head play

State of Minnesota CFB Point Margin Rankings
Top 5
RKPROGRAMOVERALLRATING
1Minnesota8-50.152
2Minnesota State-Mankato11-10.020
3Minnesota-Duluth11-2-0.023
4St Thomas8-2-0.025
5Bethel12-1-0.031
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