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NCAA Division I Softball -- Iterative Strength Ratings

Last updated: Thu Mar 21 04:17:15 2019

Note: Strength of schedule rank is for games to date. Only teams who have played at least ten Division I games are listed. Ratings are updated daily around 6:30 Central Time.

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          Division I Overall  
Rank Team State Conference Rating W L W L SoS
1 UCLA CA Pac-12 Conference 140.7 24 1 24 1 9
2 Oklahoma OK Big 12 Conference 137.4 25 2 25 2 18
3 Florida State FL Atlantic Coast Conference 135.1 27 3 27 3 19
4 Alabama AL Southeastern Conference 132.0 30 0 30 0 94
5 Tennessee TN Southeastern Conference 131.9 20 4 20 4 16
6 Washington WA Pac-12 Conference 131.3 22 6 22 6 3
7 Florida FL Southeastern Conference 130.8 24 5 24 5 14
8 Louisiana State LA Southeastern Conference 130.1 23 6 23 6 15
9 Texas TX Big 12 Conference 129.9 25 6 25 6 20
10 Kentucky KY Southeastern Conference 129.9 20 7 20 7 5
11 Arizona AZ Pac-12 Conference 129.9 20 7 20 7 4
12 Texas Tech TX Big 12 Conference 128.6 27 2 27 2 98
13 Oklahoma State OK Big 12 Conference 127.6 20 7 20 7 10
14 Louisiana-Lafayette LA Sun Belt Conference 127.4 23 3 23 3 77
15 Minnesota MN Big Ten Conference 126.9 19 8 19 8 7
16 Northwestern IL Big Ten Conference 126.5 19 6 19 6 17
17 Illinois IL Big Ten Conference 125.4 16 5 16 5 25
18 Mississippi MS Southeastern Conference 124.8 21 7 21 7 26
19 Auburn AL Southeastern Conference 124.5 26 4 26 4 110
20 James Madison VA Colonial Athletic Association 124.3 15 5 15 5 35
21 Boise State 124.2 18 4 18 4 45
22 Colorado State 122.3 20 4 20 4 113
23 Stanford CA Pac-12 Conference 121.9 19 4 19 4 90
24 Virginia Tech VA Atlantic Coast Conference 121.3 21 4 21 4 118
25 Michigan MI Big Ten Conference 121.1 15 10 15 10 6
          Division I Overall  
Rank Team State Conference Rating W L W L SoS
26 Wisconsin 120.8 21 3 21 3 161
27 Notre Dame IN Atlantic Coast Conference 120.3 16 9 16 9 13
28 Tulsa 120.2 18 8 18 8 27
29 Oregon State OR Pac-12 Conference 120.1 17 7 17 7 34
30 Arkansas AR Southeastern Conference 119.8 21 7 21 7 60
31 Arizona State AZ Pac-12 Conference 119.7 22 8 22 8 56
32 Indiana IN Big Ten Conference 119.2 25 6 25 6 108
33 South Carolina SC Southeastern Conference 119.0 21 7 21 7 83
34 North Carolina NC Atlantic Coast Conference 118.1 15 9 15 9 23
35 Georgia GA Southeastern Conference 116.8 25 6 25 6 176
36 Mississippi State MS Southeastern Conference 116.4 19 8 19 8 76
37 Nevada-Las Vegas NV Mountain West Conference 116.3 21 6 21 6 143
38 Drake 115.7 14 13 14 13 8
39 Houston TX American Athletic Conference 115.2 19 8 19 8 103
40 Ohio State OH Big Ten Conference 115.1 15 9 15 9 39
41 Louisiana Tech LA Conference USA 114.8 20 7 20 7 129
42 Louisville KY Atlantic Coast Conference 114.7 19 8 19 8 109
43 Central Florida FL American Athletic Conference 114.7 19 9 19 9 71
44 Missouri MO Southeastern Conference 114.5 13 11 13 11 22
45 Baylor TX Big 12 Conference 114.2 13 9 13 9 31
46 California CA Pac-12 Conference 113.9 17 9 17 9 75
47 Oregon OR Pac-12 Conference 113.5 11 13 11 13 2
48 South Florida FL American Athletic Conference 113.2 21 12 21 12 51
49 Southeast Missouri State MO Ohio Valley Conference 113.1 22 7 22 7 172
50 North Dakota State ND The Summit League 112.6 18 11 18 11 47
          Division I Overall  
Rank Team State Conference Rating W L W L SoS
51 Fresno State CA Mountain West Conference 112.4 14 9 14 9 46
52 Seattle WA Western Athletic Conference 112.2 18 10 18 10 93
53 Georgia Tech GA Atlantic Coast Conference 111.7 18 9 18 9 105
54 Cal State Fullerton CA Big West Conference 111.6 17 10 17 10 74
55 Wichita State KS American Athletic Conference 111.3 18 9 18 9 126
56 North Texas 111.2 16 9 16 9 100
57 Lipscomb TN Atlantic Sun Conference 111.2 15 7 15 7 131
58 Missouri State MO Missouri Valley Conference 110.9 17 9 17 9 101
59 UC Davis CA Big West Conference 110.9 22 5 22 5 247
60 Iowa State 110.2 17 10 17 10 96
61 Texas A&M TX Southeastern Conference 109.9 16 11 16 11 69
62 Loyola Marymount CA West Coast Conference 109.7 17 11 17 11 79
63 Fairfield CT Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference 109.7 11 3 11 3 231
64 Grand Canyon AZ Western Athletic Conference 109.6 18 13 18 13 62
65 Western Kentucky KY Conference USA 109.5 18 5 18 5 238
66 South Carolina-Upstate SC Atlantic Sun Conference 109.4 18 6 18 6 212
67 Southern Illinois IL Missouri Valley Conference 109.3 14 9 14 9 107
68 Coastal Carolina SC Sun Belt Conference 109.1 21 6 21 6 235
69 Troy AL Sun Belt Conference 108.8 18 12 18 12 95
70 Purdue IN Big Ten Conference 108.6 20 9 20 9 175
71 Texas-Arlington TX Sun Belt Conference 108.5 14 12 14 12 53
72 South Dakota State SD The Summit League 108.5 20 7 20 7 215
73 Jacksonville State AL Ohio Valley Conference 108.4 15 6 15 6 189
74 Stephen F. Austin State TX Southland Conference 108.2 15 12 15 12 58
75 Sam Houston State TX Southland Conference 107.7 12 14 12 14 29
          Division I Overall  
Rank Team State Conference Rating W L W L SoS
76 North Alabama AL Gulf South Conference 107.6 13 6 13 6 182
77 Marshall WV Conference USA 107.5 19 7 19 7 230
78 Appalachian State NC Sun Belt Conference 107.3 17 7 17 7 199
79 DePaul 107.3 18 8 18 8 190
80 Nevada NV Mountain West Conference 107.3 15 9 15 9 144
81 Florida Atlantic FL Conference USA 107.2 14 13 14 13 44
82 Ohio OH Mid-American Conference 107.1 16 10 16 10 135
83 Tennessee-Chattanooga 107.0 21 7 21 7 243
84 Bradley IL Missouri Valley Conference 106.9 13 11 13 11 78
85 Long Beach State CA Big West Conference 106.7 12 14 12 14 36
86 Maryland MD Big Ten Conference 106.6 16 11 16 11 117
87 North Carolina State NC Atlantic Coast Conference 106.5 16 11 16 11 132
88 Texas State TX Sun Belt Conference 106.4 11 15 11 15 28
89 Loyola Chicago 106.3 14 7 14 7 203
90 Liberty VA Big South Conference 106.3 16 11 16 11 140
91 Southern Mississippi MS Conference USA 106.1 13 12 13 12 92
92 New Mexico State NM Western Athletic Conference 105.9 10 11 10 11 38
93 Iowa IA Big Ten Conference 105.9 13 9 13 9 127
94 Brigham Young UT West Coast Conference 105.7 9 15 9 15 12
95 Ball State IN Mid-American Conference 105.3 22 10 22 10 210
96 Utah UT Pac-12 Conference 105.3 13 14 13 14 43
97 Syracuse 105.0 9 16 9 16 11
98 Memphis TN American Athletic Conference 105.0 15 12 15 12 115
99 North Florida FL Atlantic Sun Conference 104.9 17 7 17 7 240
100 Nebraska NE Big Ten Conference 104.6 10 13 10 13 37
          Division I Overall  
Rank Team State Conference Rating W L W L SoS
101 Florida Gulf Coast FL Atlantic Sun Conference 104.5 13 12 13 12 104
102 San Jose State CA Mountain West Conference 104.4 18 8 18 8 222
103 Hawaii HI Big West Conference 104.3 19 9 19 9 221
104 Nicholls State LA Southland Conference 104.3 12 13 12 13 68
105 Kent State OH Mid-American Conference 104.2 6 14 6 14 1
106 Miami, Ohio OH Mid-American Conference 103.7 12 10 12 10 116
107 Northern Iowa 103.4 9 9 9 9 97
108 Cal State Northridge CA Big West Conference 103.4 13 14 13 14 72
109 Longwood VA Big South Conference 103.3 12 9 12 9 157
110 Texas-San Antonio TX Conference USA 102.9 14 12 14 12 123
111 Austin Peay State TN Ohio Valley Conference 102.9 15 13 15 13 141
112 North Carolina-Greensboro NC Southern Conference 102.8 16 10 16 10 186
113 Virginia VA Atlantic Coast Conference 102.6 14 11 14 11 152
114 UC Riverside CA Big West Conference 102.4 14 12 14 12 133
115 Elon NC Colonial Athletic Association 102.3 15 10 15 10 187
116 Sacramento State CA Western Athletic Conference 102.1 15 12 15 12 164
117 Duke NC Atlantic Coast Conference 102.0 12 15 12 15 63
118 Florida International FL Conference USA 101.9 17 12 17 12 179
119 George Washington DC Atlantic 10 Conference 101.6 21 7 21 7 273
120 Boston University 101.5 10 13 10 13 65
121 Penn State PA Big Ten Conference 101.3 13 12 13 12 138
122 Southeastern Louisiana LA Southland Conference 101.3 14 11 14 11 177
123 San Diego State CA Mountain West Conference 101.3 12 14 12 14 66
124 South Alabama AL Sun Belt Conference 101.3 10 15 10 15 42
125 Middle Tennessee State TN Conference USA 101.3 15 14 15 14 134
          Division I Overall  
Rank Team State Conference Rating W L W L SoS
126 Rutgers NJ Big Ten Conference 101.0 13 11 13 11 170
127 Northern Illinois IL Mid-American Conference 100.7 13 14 13 14 119
128 East Carolina NC American Athletic Conference 100.5 18 11 18 11 237
129 Boston College MA Atlantic Coast Conference 100.4 7 14 7 14 21
130 Illinois State IL Missouri Valley Conference 100.4 9 20 9 20 24
131 Southern Illinois-Edwardsville IL Ohio Valley Conference 100.2 8 11 8 11 67
132 Northwestern State LA Southland Conference 100.1 13 13 13 13 148
133 Belmont TN Ohio Valley Conference 100.0 12 7 12 7 253
134 LIU-Brooklyn NY Northeast Conference 99.8 15 11 15 11 194
135 McNeese State LA Southland Conference 99.8 12 17 12 17 73
136 Utah State 99.6 9 13 9 13 70
137 Eastern Kentucky KY Ohio Valley Conference 99.5 12 9 12 9 205
138 Tennessee-Martin TN Ohio Valley Conference 99.4 16 10 16 10 250
139 Hofstra NY Colonial Athletic Association 98.7 11 11 11 11 154
140 Gardner-Webb NC Big South Conference 98.1 15 9 15 9 261
141 College of Charleston SC Colonial Athletic Association 98.0 14 13 14 13 178
142 Kennesaw State GA Atlantic Sun Conference 98.0 17 14 17 14 201
143 Missouri-Kansas City 97.9 17 10 17 10 264
144 New Mexico NM Mountain West Conference 97.7 7 18 7 18 33
145 Michigan State MI Big Ten Conference 97.7 10 16 10 16 87
146 Tennessee Tech TN Ohio Valley Conference 97.6 10 9 10 9 192
147 Pacific CA West Coast Conference 97.3 11 13 11 13 128
148 St. Joseph's PA Atlantic 10 Conference 97.3 8 9 8 9 160
149 St. John's NY Big East Conference 97.3 11 13 11 13 137
150 Monmouth NJ Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference 97.1 11 8 11 8 239
          Division I Overall  
Rank Team State Conference Rating W L W L SoS
151 Valparaiso IN Horizon League 97.1 9 10 9 10 163
152 Towson MD Colonial Athletic Association 97.0 10 10 10 10 191
153 Portland State 96.9 9 15 9 15 85
154 Creighton NE Big East Conference 96.8 9 9 9 9 183
155 Lamar TX Southland Conference 96.7 14 15 14 15 158
156 Prairie View A&M TX Southwestern Athletic Conf. 96.7 14 7 14 7 269
157 Villanova PA Big East Conference 96.7 12 13 12 13 174
158 California Baptist 96.7 13 15 13 15 167
159 South Dakota 96.6 17 15 17 15 208
160 Houston Baptist TX Southland Conference 96.4 12 9 12 9 248
161 Murray State KY Ohio Valley Conference 96.3 9 15 9 15 91
162 North Dakota ND Western Athletic Conference 96.2 15 17 15 17 166
163 Weber State 96.0 7 16 7 16 40
164 Central Michigan MI Mid-American Conference 95.9 9 13 9 13 124
165 Massachusetts MA Atlantic 10 Conference 95.9 9 12 9 12 145
166 Alabama-Birmingham AL Conference USA 95.8 9 18 9 18 59
167 East Tennessee State TN Southern Conference 95.5 13 10 13 10 257
168 Western Michigan MI Mid-American Conference 95.2 7 11 7 11 122
169 Georgia Southern GA Sun Belt Conference 95.1 15 12 15 12 252
170 North Carolina-Charlotte NC Conference USA 95.0 9 14 9 14 120
171 Western Carolina NC Southern Conference 94.9 9 10 9 10 173
172 Bucknell PA Patriot League 94.7 10 15 10 15 142
173 Campbell NC Big South Conference 94.7 13 15 13 15 184
174 Connecticut CT American Athletic Conference 94.6 8 13 8 13 130
175 Yale CT The Ivy League 94.6 6 9 6 9 150
          Division I Overall  
Rank Team State Conference Rating W L W L SoS
176 Stony Brook NY America East Conference 94.4 5 7 5 7 151
177 Indiana State IN Missouri Valley Conference 94.0 10 12 10 12 188
178 North Carolina-Wilmington NC Colonial Athletic Association 93.9 16 12 16 12 266
179 Toledo OH Mid-American Conference 93.8 8 15 8 15 106
180 Cal Poly CA Big West Conference 93.6 6 21 6 21 30
181 Winthrop SC Big South Conference 93.2 11 13 11 13 200
182 Bowling Green State OH Mid-American Conference 93.1 10 11 10 11 220
183 Binghamton NY America East Conference 93.1 6 7 6 7 204
184 Florida A&M FL Mid-Eastern Athletic Conf. 92.9 8 19 8 19 80
185 Sacred Heart CT Northeast Conference 92.9 12 8 12 8 270
186 Colgate 92.6 10 11 10 11 217
187 Furman SC Southern Conference 92.4 7 15 7 15 88
188 Samford AL Southern Conference 92.2 8 21 8 21 49
189 Idaho State 92.2 7 16 7 16 84
190 Kansas KS Big 12 Conference 92.2 6 19 6 19 41
191 Abilene Christian TX Southland Conference 92.2 7 15 7 15 112
192 Pennsylvania PA The Ivy League 92.0 7 8 7 8 213
193 San Diego CA West Coast Conference 91.8 11 15 11 15 193
194 Texas-El Paso 91.8 7 19 7 19 54
195 Massachusetts-Lowell MA America East Conference 91.7 7 11 7 11 171
196 Lehigh PA Patriot League 91.7 6 13 6 13 99
197 Central Arkansas AR Southland Conference 91.2 12 15 12 16 223
198 Jacksonville FL Atlantic Sun Conference 90.9 11 16 11 16 198
199 St. Francis 90.7 10 17 10 17 168
200 Bethune-Cookman FL Mid-Eastern Athletic Conf. 90.6 9 20 9 20 121
          Division I Overall  
Rank Team State Conference Rating W L W L SoS
201 Harvard MA The Ivy League 90.6 6 8 6 8 206
202 Eastern Illinois IL Ohio Valley Conference 90.5 9 19 9 19 139
203 Rhode Island RI Atlantic 10 Conference 90.4 10 10 10 10 260
204 Utah Valley UT Western Athletic Conference 90.0 7 10 7 10 214
205 Seton Hall NJ Big East Conference 90.0 9 13 9 13 197
206 UC Santa Barbara CA Big West Conference 89.9 6 21 6 21 50
207 Dayton OH Atlantic 10 Conference 89.8 9 14 9 14 185
208 Marist NY Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference 89.7 8 9 8 9 251
209 Western Illinois IL The Summit League 89.7 6 12 6 12 156
210 Mercer GA Southern Conference 89.7 12 18 12 18 209
211 Army NY Patriot League 89.6 9 16 9 16 180
212 Radford VA Big South Conference 89.5 8 16 8 16 165
213 Pittsburgh PA Atlantic Coast Conference 89.4 4 21 4 21 32
214 Fordham NY Atlantic 10 Conference 89.3 7 15 7 15 147
215 Tennessee State 88.4 5 8 5 8 202
216 Princeton NJ The Ivy League 88.4 3 10 3 10 61
217 Oakland MI Horizon League 88.0 7 11 7 11 218
218 CSU Bakersfield CA Western Athletic Conference 87.8 8 12 8 12 224
219 Montana 87.8 7 21 7 21 111
220 Texas Southern TX Southwestern Athletic Conf. 87.5 5 17 5 17 89
221 Albany NY America East Conference 86.9 5 7 5 7 256
222 Butler IN Big East Conference 86.8 9 15 9 15 228
223 Stetson FL Atlantic Sun Conference 86.8 7 16 7 16 155
224 Alabama A&M AL Southwestern Athletic Conf. 86.8 10 7 13 8 281
225 Alabama State AL Southwestern Athletic Conf. 86.4 12 9 12 9 284
          Division I Overall  
Rank Team State Conference Rating W L W L SoS
226 Columbia NY The Ivy League 86.1 5 9 5 9 229
227 Northern Colorado CO Western Athletic Conference 85.9 5 23 5 23 55
228 Louisiana-Monroe LA Sun Belt Conference 85.5 4 22 4 22 57
229 Santa Clara CA West Coast Conference 85.4 8 14 8 14 234
230 Georgia State GA Sun Belt Conference 85.2 4 23 4 23 52
231 Dartmouth NH The Ivy League 85.0 2 13 2 13 48
232 Delaware DE Colonial Athletic Association 84.9 10 12 10 12 271
233 Wright State OH Horizon League 84.9 8 12 8 12 254
234 IUPUI 84.8 6 20 6 20 136
235 George Mason VA Atlantic 10 Conference 84.7 7 12 7 12 249
236 Evansville IN Missouri Valley Conference 84.7 10 13 10 13 265
237 Manhattan NY Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference 84.6 8 8 8 8 280
238 Maryland-Baltimore County MD America East Conference 84.2 7 10 7 10 268
239 St. Mary's CA West Coast Conference 83.9 6 16 6 16 181
240 Maine ME America East Conference 83.8 3 12 3 12 125
241 Wisconsin-Green Bay 83.6 3 9 3 9 169
242 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi TX Southland Conference 83.5 4 24 4 24 82
243 St. Louis MO Atlantic 10 Conference 83.4 5 17 5 17 146
244 Wagner NY Northeast Conference 83.2 4 12 4 12 162
245 Mount St. Mary's MD Northeast Conference 82.8 10 13 10 13 275
246 Northern Kentucky KY Horizon League 82.7 7 15 7 15 242
247 Hampton 82.5 15 8 15 8 292
248 Detroit Mercy 81.7 7 16 7 16 245
249 Georgetown DC Big East Conference 81.4 7 21 7 21 196
250 Brown RI The Ivy League 81.1 5 7 5 7 279
          Division I Overall  
Rank Team State Conference Rating W L W L SoS
251 Akron 80.8 6 10 6 10 267
252 Central Connecticut State CT Northeast Conference 80.8 6 9 6 9 276
253 Drexel 80.7 9 10 9 10 288
254 Nebraska-Omaha NE The Summit League 80.3 2 23 2 23 64
255 Norfolk State VA Mid-Eastern Athletic Conf. 80.2 11 9 11 9 291
256 Niagara NY Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference 79.9 1 12 1 12 81
257 Charleston Southern SC Big South Conference 79.8 8 23 8 23 225
258 Presbyterian SC Big South Conference 79.8 7 19 7 19 233
259 Cleveland State 79.6 5 15 5 15 219
260 Buffalo NY Mid-American Conference 78.7 3 19 3 19 149
261 Fairleigh Dickinson NJ Northeast Conference 78.2 5 16 5 16 244
262 Hartford CT America East Conference 78.2 3 9 3 9 236
263 LaSalle PA Atlantic 10 Conference 77.0 5 10 5 10 272
264 Mississippi Valley State MS Southwestern Athletic Conf. 77.0 1 19 1 19 86
265 Incarnate Word TX Southland Conference 76.2 2 18 2 18 153
266 Quinnipiac CT Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference 76.0 4 14 4 14 255
267 Rider NJ Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference 76.0 1 15 1 15 114
268 Youngstown State OH Horizon League 75.7 4 16 4 16 241
269 Bryant RI Northeast Conference 75.5 2 20 2 20 159
270 Siena NY Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference 74.1 3 9 3 9 263
271 Lafayette PA Patriot League 73.9 2 14 2 14 207
272 Alcorn State MS Southwestern Athletic Conf. 73.7 0 10 2 11 102
273 Southern Utah 73.6 2 16 2 16 195
274 Jackson State MS Southwestern Athletic Conf. 73.4 4 19 6 21 246
275 Morgan State 72.8 6 15 6 15 277
          Division I Overall  
Rank Team State Conference Rating W L W L SoS
276 Holy Cross MA Patriot League 72.2 2 15 2 15 227
277 North Carolina Central NC Mid-Eastern Athletic Conf. 71.4 8 13 8 13 290
278 North Carolina A&T NC Mid-Eastern Athletic Conf. 70.8 3 15 3 15 259
279 Morehead State KY Ohio Valley Conference 70.7 2 15 2 15 226
280 Iona NY Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference 69.8 1 12 1 12 232
281 Canisius NY Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference 69.3 1 15 1 15 211
282 Savannah State GA Mid-Eastern Athletic Conf. 69.3 2 14 2 14 258
283 St. Bonaventure NY Atlantic 10 Conference 68.6 2 12 2 12 262
284 Howard 67.4 6 17 6 17 283
285 Arkansas-Pine Bluff AR Southwestern Athletic Conf. 64.8 0 17 0 17 216
286 Grambling State LA Southwestern Athletic Conf. 64.4 2 8 10 8 286
287 Delaware State DE Mid-Eastern Athletic Conf. 63.7 2 13 2 13 278
288 Southern LA Southwestern Athletic Conf. 63.0 3 14 3 14 287
289 St. Peter's NJ Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference 62.6 3 14 3 14 282
290 Cornell NY The Ivy League 61.1 1 13 1 13 274
291 Maryland-Eastern Shore MD Mid-Eastern Athletic Conf. 55.8 1 12 1 12 285
292 South Carolina State 48.8 0 16 0 16 289
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