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

Last updated: Sun May 29 06:48:42 2016

Team Components

Opponents' Winning % OWP 0.597
Opponents' Opponents' Winning % OOWP 0.537
Strength of Schedule OWP / 2 + OOWP / 4 0.43275


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
Cincinnati Louisiana State 26 30 0.464 0.542 0.368 -0.00110
Cincinnati Louisiana State 26 30 0.464 0.542 0.368 -0.00110
Cincinnati Louisiana State 26 30 0.464 0.542 0.368 -0.00110
Lamar Lamar 35 19 0.648 0.508 0.451 0.00031
Sacramento State Louisiana State 29 28 0.509 0.476 0.373 -0.00101
Sacramento State Louisiana State 29 28 0.509 0.476 0.373 -0.00101
Sacramento State Louisiana State 29 28 0.509 0.476 0.373 -0.00101
Nicholls State Nicholls State 26 30 0.464 0.494 0.356 -0.00130
Fordham Louisiana State 29 29 0.500 0.454 0.363 -0.00118
Fordham Louisiana State 29 29 0.500 0.454 0.363 -0.00118
Fordham Louisiana State 29 29 0.500 0.454 0.363 -0.00118
Louisiana Tech Louisiana State 39 17 0.696 0.504 0.474 0.00070
Ball State Louisiana State 32 26 0.552 0.442 0.387 -0.00078
Ball State Louisiana State 32 26 0.552 0.442 0.387 -0.00078
Ball State Louisiana State 32 26 0.552 0.442 0.387 -0.00078
New Orleans Louisiana State 31 26 0.544 0.541 0.407 -0.00044
Alabama Louisiana State 32 26 0.552 0.554 0.415 -0.00030
Alabama Louisiana State 32 26 0.552 0.554 0.415 -0.00030
Alabama Louisiana State 32 26 0.552 0.554 0.415 -0.00030
Louisiana-Lafayette neutral 39 19 0.672 0.569 0.478 0.00077
Texas A&M Texas A&M 43 14 0.754 0.587 0.524 0.00155
Texas A&M Texas A&M 43 14 0.754 0.587 0.524 0.00155
Texas A&M Texas A&M 43 14 0.754 0.587 0.524 0.00155
Tulane Louisiana State 39 18 0.684 0.530 0.475 0.00072
Auburn Auburn 23 33 0.411 0.570 0.348 -0.00144
Auburn Auburn 23 33 0.411 0.570 0.348 -0.00144
Auburn Auburn 23 33 0.411 0.570 0.348 -0.00144
Southern Louisiana State 10 31 0.244 0.421 0.227 -0.00349
Vanderbilt Louisiana State 43 17 0.717 0.573 0.502 0.00117
Vanderbilt Louisiana State 43 17 0.717 0.573 0.502 0.00117
Vanderbilt Louisiana State 43 17 0.717 0.573 0.502 0.00117
McNeese State Louisiana State 31 24 0.564 0.504 0.408 -0.00042
Grambling State Louisiana State 17 27 0.386 0.396 0.292 -0.00239
Missouri Missouri 26 30 0.464 0.542 0.368 -0.00110
Missouri Missouri 26 30 0.464 0.542 0.368 -0.00110
Missouri Missouri 26 30 0.464 0.542 0.368 -0.00110
Southeastern Louisiana Louisiana State 38 18 0.679 0.513 0.468 0.00060
Mississippi State Louisiana State 41 16 0.719 0.573 0.503 0.00119
Mississippi State Louisiana State 41 16 0.719 0.573 0.503 0.00119
Mississippi State Louisiana State 41 16 0.719 0.573 0.503 0.00119
Tulane Tulane 39 18 0.684 0.530 0.475 0.00072
Mississippi Mississippi 43 16 0.729 0.584 0.510 0.00131
Mississippi Mississippi 43 16 0.729 0.584 0.510 0.00131
Mississippi Mississippi 43 16 0.729 0.584 0.510 0.00131
Arkansas Louisiana State 26 29 0.473 0.550 0.374 -0.00100
Arkansas Louisiana State 26 29 0.473 0.550 0.374 -0.00100
Arkansas Louisiana State 26 29 0.473 0.550 0.374 -0.00100
Notre Dame Notre Dame 27 27 0.500 0.545 0.386 -0.00079
Notre Dame Notre Dame 27 27 0.500 0.545 0.386 -0.00079
Tennessee Tennessee 29 28 0.509 0.552 0.393 -0.00067
Tennessee Tennessee 29 28 0.509 0.552 0.393 -0.00067
Tennessee Tennessee 29 28 0.509 0.552 0.393 -0.00067
Northwestern State Louisiana State 33 24 0.579 0.547 0.426 -0.00011
Florida Louisiana State 46 12 0.793 0.601 0.547 0.00194
Florida Louisiana State 46 12 0.793 0.601 0.547 0.00194
Florida Louisiana State 46 12 0.793 0.601 0.547 0.00194
Tennessee neutral 29 28 0.509 0.552 0.393 -0.00067
Florida neutral 46 12 0.793 0.601 0.547 0.00194
Mississippi State neutral 41 16 0.719 0.573 0.503 0.00119
Florida neutral 46 12 0.793 0.601 0.547 0.00194

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
Alcorn State 101.50 13 36 0.265 0.419 0.237
Jackson State 142.93 25 26 0.490 0.365 0.336
Louisiana-Lafayette 52.68 39 19 0.672 0.569 0.478
McNeese State 121.92 31 24 0.564 0.504 0.408
New Orleans 72.87 31 26 0.544 0.541 0.407
Nicholls State 48.69 26 30 0.464 0.494 0.356
Northwestern State 145.95 33 24 0.579 0.547 0.426
Southeastern Louisiana 43.26 38 18 0.679 0.513 0.468
Southern 7.87 10 31 0.244 0.421 0.227
Southern Mississippi 126.96 38 18 0.679 0.551 0.477
Tulane 71.51 39 18 0.684 0.530 0.475

Potential Opponents, > 150 Miles and < 300 Miles

Opponent Distance W L WP OWP Contribution
Alabama 288.54 32 26 0.552 0.554 0.415
Arkansas-Pine Bluff 267.19 22 25 0.468 0.400 0.334
Grambling State 171.66 17 27 0.386 0.396 0.292
Houston 253.06 35 22 0.614 0.534 0.441
Houston Baptist 263.37 24 29 0.453 0.486 0.348
Lamar 174.30 35 19 0.648 0.508 0.451
Louisiana Tech 170.18 39 17 0.696 0.504 0.474
Louisiana-Monroe 155.66 20 35 0.364 0.553 0.320
Mississippi 289.87 43 16 0.729 0.584 0.510
Mississippi State 253.48 41 16 0.719 0.573 0.503
Prairie View A&M 287.81 8 32 0.200 0.394 0.199
Rice 256.66 34 20 0.630 0.564 0.456
Sam Houston State 259.82 39 19 0.672 0.506 0.463
South Alabama 179.74 40 19 0.678 0.516 0.468
Stephen F. Austin State 223.61 29 29 0.500 0.522 0.381
Texas Southern 253.07 19 24 0.442 0.408 0.323

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