Some Properties of Playoff Systems for NCAA I-A Football

@inproceedings{Annis2005SomePO,
  title={Some Properties of Playoff Systems for NCAA I-A Football},
  author={David H. Annis and Samuel S. Wu},
  year={2005}
}
Properties of various knockout tournament designs are discussed and theoretical results presented. Potential playoff schemes for Division I-A football are examined via simulation studies. Several metrics, differing in number, selection and seeding of playoff teams, are used to assess the relative merits of playoff scenarios. Most suggest that college… CONTINUE READING