Programs with most potential to rise
September, 7, 2012
By Travis Haney | ESPN Insider
Chris Coduto/Icon SMIUnder new coach Rich Rodriguez, there is potential for Arizona to make a jump.ESPN The Magazine asked a bunch of smaht guys from MIT to rank college football programs using a handful of variables such as recruiting, revenue and the prowess of the coach in charge.
While the top 10 shapes up about how you would expect, with the likes of Alabama, Ohio State and Oklahoma, a number of schools outside the top 25 have the earmarks of programs on the rise, teams that could become elite in the next few years.