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NCAA Division I Baseball -- RPI-Based Schedule Analysis for Kent State

Last updated: Mon Apr 27 20:31:13 2015

Team Components

Opponents' Winning % OWP 0.499
Opponents' Opponents' Winning % OOWP 0.509
Strength of Schedule OWP / 2 + OOWP / 4 0.37675


Schedule Analysis

Legend:

Contribution is the Strength of Schedule portion for the given opponent -- it directly scales with the SoS number above. Impact is the difference in the team's SoS and the opponent's contribution, divided by the number of games played.

Opponents marked in red do damage to the team's RPI, even if the team beats them. Opponents marked in yellow do damage if the team loses to them.

Opponent Location W L WP OWP Contribution Impact
Winthrop Winthrop 30 14 0.682 0.483 0.462 0.00224
Winthrop Winthrop 30 14 0.682 0.483 0.462 0.00224
Winthrop Winthrop 30 14 0.682 0.483 0.462 0.00224
Baylor Baylor 16 24 0.400 0.588 0.347 -0.00078
Baylor Baylor 16 24 0.400 0.588 0.347 -0.00078
Baylor Baylor 16 24 0.400 0.588 0.347 -0.00078
West Virginia neutral 23 16 0.590 0.498 0.419 0.00111
Coastal Carolina Coastal Carolina 28 13 0.683 0.570 0.484 0.00282
Illinois neutral 33 6 0.846 0.479 0.543 0.00438
Liberty Liberty 26 16 0.619 0.559 0.449 0.00190
Liberty Liberty 26 16 0.619 0.559 0.449 0.00190
Liberty Liberty 26 16 0.619 0.559 0.449 0.00190
Rider Kent State 16 17 0.485 0.484 0.363 -0.00036
Rider Kent State 16 17 0.485 0.484 0.363 -0.00036
Rider Kent State 16 17 0.485 0.484 0.363 -0.00036
Toledo Toledo 15 26 0.366 0.519 0.313 -0.00168
Toledo Toledo 15 26 0.366 0.519 0.313 -0.00168
Toledo Toledo 15 26 0.366 0.519 0.313 -0.00168
Purdue Purdue 13 30 0.302 0.538 0.285 -0.00241
Illinois Illinois 33 6 0.846 0.479 0.543 0.00438
Eastern Michigan Kent State 16 24 0.400 0.539 0.335 -0.00110
Eastern Michigan Kent State 16 24 0.400 0.539 0.335 -0.00110
Eastern Michigan Kent State 16 24 0.400 0.539 0.335 -0.00110
Youngstown State Kent State 11 25 0.306 0.494 0.276 -0.00265
Penn State Penn State 13 24 0.351 0.560 0.316 -0.00160
Northern Illinois Northern Illinois 15 26 0.366 0.435 0.292 -0.00223
Northern Illinois Northern Illinois 15 26 0.366 0.435 0.292 -0.00223
Northern Illinois Northern Illinois 15 26 0.366 0.435 0.292 -0.00223
Ball State Kent State 25 15 0.625 0.462 0.428 0.00135
Ball State Kent State 25 15 0.625 0.462 0.428 0.00135
Ball State Kent State 25 15 0.625 0.462 0.428 0.00135
Pittsburgh Pittsburgh 14 24 0.368 0.554 0.323 -0.00141
Youngstown State Youngstown State 11 25 0.306 0.494 0.276 -0.00265
Ohio Kent State 24 15 0.615 0.479 0.427 0.00132
Ohio Kent State 24 15 0.615 0.479 0.427 0.00132
Ohio Kent State 24 15 0.615 0.479 0.427 0.00132
Penn State Kent State 13 24 0.351 0.560 0.316 -0.00160
Miami, Ohio Miami, Ohio 8 30 0.211 0.464 0.222 -0.00407
Miami, Ohio Miami, Ohio 8 30 0.211 0.464 0.222 -0.00407
Miami, Ohio Miami, Ohio 8 30 0.211 0.464 0.222 -0.00407

Legend:

Opponents marked in red will do damage to the team's RPI, even if the team beats them. Opponents marked in yellow will do damage if the team loses to them. Opponents marked in green will improve RPI, even if the team loses to them.

Potential Opponents, < 150 Miles

Opponent Distance W L WP OWP Contribution
Akron 9.80 19 20 0.487 0.457 0.358
Bowling Green State 119.95 14 21 0.400 0.452 0.313
Eastern Michigan 141.97 16 24 0.400 0.539 0.335
Michigan 146.41 25 16 0.610 0.499 0.430
Oakland 143.23 7 26 0.212 0.572 0.249
Ohio 131.55 24 15 0.615 0.479 0.427
Ohio State 117.75 29 10 0.744 0.535 0.506
Pittsburgh 86.39 14 24 0.368 0.554 0.323
Toledo 121.84 15 26 0.366 0.519 0.313
West Virginia 125.03 23 16 0.590 0.498 0.419
Youngstown State 31.07 11 25 0.306 0.494 0.276

Potential Opponents, > 150 Miles and < 300 Miles

Opponent Distance W L WP OWP Contribution
Ball State 222.94 25 15 0.625 0.462 0.428
Binghamton 285.02 12 15 0.444 0.480 0.342
Bucknell 232.26 21 21 0.500 0.413 0.353
Buffalo 183.68 11 23 0.324 0.453 0.275
Butler 268.72 11 25 0.306 0.493 0.276
Canisius 177.44 19 22 0.463 0.382 0.327
Central Michigan 243.31 27 14 0.659 0.448 0.442
Cincinnati 217.42 13 28 0.317 0.550 0.296
Coppin State 280.10 3 31 0.088 0.398 0.144
Cornell 266.24 10 25 0.286 0.451 0.256
Dayton 178.91 11 29 0.275 0.453 0.251
Eastern Kentucky 283.00 14 23 0.378 0.434 0.297
George Mason 265.80 16 22 0.421 0.449 0.323
George Washington 274.30 25 12 0.676 0.425 0.444
Georgetown 265.03 20 18 0.526 0.470 0.381
IPFW 195.73 19 16 0.543 0.438 0.381
James Madison 227.27 14 24 0.368 0.500 0.309
Kentucky 272.69 24 16 0.600 0.568 0.442
Liberty 285.79 26 16 0.619 0.559 0.449
Marshall 193.17 14 26 0.350 0.492 0.298
Maryland 275.79 29 13 0.690 0.533 0.478
Maryland-Baltimore County 277.08 18 15 0.545 0.424 0.379
Miami, Ohio 210.86 8 30 0.211 0.464 0.222
Michigan State 195.69 23 17 0.575 0.556 0.426
Morehead State 231.57 24 17 0.585 0.466 0.409
Mount St. Mary's 233.14 6 25 0.194 0.424 0.203
Navy 296.18 29 16 0.644 0.352 0.410
Niagara 180.31 9 20 0.310 0.395 0.254
Northern Kentucky 220.13 11 24 0.314 0.517 0.286
Notre Dame 256.06 28 13 0.683 0.543 0.477
Penn State 183.41 13 24 0.351 0.560 0.316
Purdue 296.80 13 30 0.302 0.538 0.285
Radford 279.63 28 13 0.683 0.555 0.480
St. Bonaventure 161.28 14 15 0.483 0.402 0.342
Towson 276.79 11 28 0.282 0.526 0.272
VMI 252.33 13 22 0.371 0.498 0.310
Valparaiso 296.17 14 21 0.400 0.455 0.314
Virginia 261.26 27 15 0.643 0.557 0.461
Virginia Tech 275.13 19 23 0.452 0.580 0.371
Western Michigan 233.61 15 22 0.405 0.433 0.311
Wright State 170.08 30 10 0.750 0.431 0.483
Xavier 215.00 11 31 0.262 0.520 0.261

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