2020 Sam Houston State Bearkats Impact Games


Impact Games are games that can move a team up or down the ELO Ladder (increase or decrease ELO Rank).
Direct Impact Games are head-to-head matchups for the team.

ELO Ladder


ELO
Team
ELO Pts
Needed
1
Sam Houston State
-
2
South Dakota State
-48.5
3
James Madison
-75.5
4
North Dakota State
-97.4
5
Weber State
-123.6
6
Delaware
-132.0
7
Montana
-133.7
8
Montana State
-144.9
9
Jacksonville State
-146.7
10
Kennesaw State
-152.3
11
Southern Illinois
-156.5
12
Sacramento State
-158.9
13
Monmouth
-160.5
14
Eastern Washington
-169.4
15
North Carolina A&T
-179.9
16
Villanova
-188.6
17
North Dakota
-189.3
18
Austin Peay
-196.1
19
Southeastern Louisiana
-200.5
20
Northern Iowa
-202.4
25
Central Connecticut
-218.9
50
Arkansas-Pine Bluff
-320.7
75
William & Mary
-382.6
100
Drake
-401.5
125
Stetson
-471.9

Direct Impact Games


ESPN3
Final 1 2 3 4 T
#10 Monmouth
(3-1, 3-0 Big South)
0 0 0 15 15
» #4 Sam Houston State
(10-0, 6-0 Southland)
7 7 7 0 21
FCS Playoffs - First Round
Bowers Stadium
Win: 14.2 ELO Points
Loss: -35.8 ELO Points
ESPN
Final 1 2 3 4 T
#6 North Dakota State
(7-3, 5-2 Missouri Valley)
0 2 15 3 20
» #4 Sam Houston State
(10-0, 6-0 Southland)
10 0 7 7 24
FCS Playoffs - Quarterfinals
Bowers Stadium
Win: 18.2 ELO Points
Loss: -31.8 ELO Points
Final 1 2 3 4 T
#1 James Madison
(7-1, 3-0 Colonial Athletic)
0 24 3 8 35
» #4 Sam Houston State
(10-0, 6-0 Southland)
3 0 28 7 38
FCS Playoffs - Semifinals
Bowers Stadium
Win: 19.6 ELO Points
Loss: -30.4 ELO Points
Final 1 2 3 4 T
» #4 Sam Houston State
(10-0, 6-0 Southland)
0 14 3 6 23
#2 South Dakota State
(8-2, 5-1 Missouri Valley)
7 0 0 14 21
FCS Playoffs - Championship Game
Toyota Stadium
Win: 21.5 ELO Points
Loss: -28.5 ELO Points