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

Last updated: Thu May 5 06:58:17 2016

Team Components

Opponents' Winning % OWP 0.562
Opponents' Opponents' Winning % OOWP 0.508
Strength of Schedule OWP / 2 + OOWP / 4 0.408


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
Alabama State Northwestern State 31 14 0.689 0.427 0.451 0.00100
Alabama State Northwestern State 31 14 0.689 0.427 0.451 0.00100
Alabama State Northwestern State 31 14 0.689 0.427 0.451 0.00100
Sacramento State Northwestern State 24 19 0.558 0.449 0.391 -0.00040
Southern Mississippi Southern Mississippi 31 14 0.689 0.556 0.483 0.00174
Southern Mississippi Southern Mississippi 31 14 0.689 0.556 0.483 0.00174
Southern Mississippi Southern Mississippi 31 14 0.689 0.556 0.483 0.00174
Arizona Arizona 28 16 0.636 0.550 0.456 0.00112
St. Mary's neutral 24 18 0.571 0.542 0.421 0.00030
Arizona Arizona 28 16 0.636 0.550 0.456 0.00112
CSU Bakersfield neutral 9 33 0.214 0.544 0.243 -0.00384
Texas A&M Texas A&M 35 9 0.795 0.550 0.535 0.00295
Lamar Northwestern State 31 11 0.738 0.487 0.491 0.00193
Lamar Northwestern State 31 11 0.738 0.487 0.491 0.00193
Lamar Northwestern State 31 11 0.738 0.487 0.491 0.00193
Louisiana-Lafayette Northwestern State 29 16 0.644 0.590 0.470 0.00144
Sam Houston State Sam Houston State 28 17 0.622 0.494 0.434 0.00060
Sam Houston State Sam Houston State 28 17 0.622 0.494 0.434 0.00060
Sam Houston State Sam Houston State 28 17 0.622 0.494 0.434 0.00060
Grambling State Northwestern State 17 20 0.459 0.413 0.333 -0.00174
Stephen F. Austin State Northwestern State 23 22 0.511 0.484 0.377 -0.00072
Stephen F. Austin State Northwestern State 23 22 0.511 0.484 0.377 -0.00072
Stephen F. Austin State Northwestern State 23 22 0.511 0.484 0.377 -0.00072
Louisiana-Monroe Northwestern State 17 28 0.378 0.546 0.326 -0.00191
Louisiana-Monroe Louisiana-Monroe 17 28 0.378 0.546 0.326 -0.00191
McNeese State McNeese State 23 18 0.561 0.521 0.411 0.00007
McNeese State McNeese State 23 18 0.561 0.521 0.411 0.00007
McNeese State McNeese State 23 18 0.561 0.521 0.411 0.00007
Louisiana-Lafayette Louisiana-Lafayette 29 16 0.644 0.590 0.470 0.00144
Southeastern Louisiana Northwestern State 31 13 0.705 0.499 0.477 0.00160
Southeastern Louisiana Northwestern State 31 13 0.705 0.499 0.477 0.00160
Southeastern Louisiana Northwestern State 31 13 0.705 0.499 0.477 0.00160
New Orleans New Orleans 26 17 0.605 0.543 0.438 0.00070
New Orleans New Orleans 26 17 0.605 0.543 0.438 0.00070
New Orleans New Orleans 26 17 0.605 0.543 0.438 0.00070
Central Arkansas Central Arkansas 18 23 0.439 0.545 0.356 -0.00121
Central Arkansas Central Arkansas 18 23 0.439 0.545 0.356 -0.00121
Central Arkansas Central Arkansas 18 23 0.439 0.545 0.356 -0.00121
Mississippi Valley State Northwestern State 4 30 0.118 0.409 0.161 -0.00574
Mississippi Valley State Northwestern State 4 30 0.118 0.409 0.161 -0.00574
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Northwestern State 13 28 0.317 0.489 0.281 -0.00295
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Northwestern State 13 28 0.317 0.489 0.281 -0.00295
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Northwestern State 13 28 0.317 0.489 0.281 -0.00295

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 115.21 12 28 0.300 0.420 0.255
Grambling State 58.29 17 20 0.459 0.413 0.333
Lamar 131.84 31 11 0.738 0.487 0.491
Louisiana State 145.95 28 16 0.636 0.613 0.471
Louisiana Tech 59.98 27 14 0.659 0.495 0.453
Louisiana-Lafayette 122.93 29 16 0.644 0.590 0.470
Louisiana-Monroe 81.10 17 28 0.378 0.546 0.326
McNeese State 108.96 23 18 0.561 0.521 0.411
Southern 141.19 8 24 0.250 0.429 0.232
Stephen F. Austin State 93.68 23 22 0.511 0.484 0.377

Potential Opponents, > 150 Miles and < 300 Miles

Opponent Distance W L WP OWP Contribution
Arkansas-Little Rock 210.71 22 20 0.524 0.529 0.394
Arkansas-Pine Bluff 182.03 17 21 0.447 0.396 0.323
Baylor 236.44 20 24 0.455 0.555 0.366
Central Arkansas 233.38 18 23 0.439 0.545 0.356
Dallas Baptist 234.75 29 14 0.674 0.532 0.470
Houston 193.31 24 18 0.571 0.544 0.421
Houston Baptist 202.00 20 23 0.465 0.479 0.352
Jackson State 173.67 16 23 0.410 0.383 0.301
Memphis 295.12 15 30 0.333 0.496 0.290
Mississippi 274.30 33 12 0.733 0.593 0.515
Mississippi State 276.88 30 14 0.682 0.602 0.492
New Orleans 216.10 26 17 0.605 0.543 0.438
Nicholls State 192.00 20 25 0.444 0.482 0.343
Prairie View A&M 206.61 8 29 0.216 0.372 0.201
Rice 196.34 27 14 0.659 0.561 0.470
Sam Houston State 161.20 28 17 0.622 0.494 0.434
South Alabama 299.08 34 12 0.739 0.510 0.497
Southeastern Louisiana 177.14 31 13 0.705 0.499 0.477
Southern Mississippi 222.98 31 14 0.689 0.556 0.483
Texas 292.48 21 24 0.467 0.553 0.372
Texas A&M 207.54 35 9 0.795 0.550 0.535
Texas Christian 258.61 30 12 0.714 0.548 0.494
Texas Southern 194.07 13 21 0.382 0.395 0.290
Texas-Arlington 245.33 23 23 0.500 0.544 0.386
Tulane 216.09 28 14 0.667 0.546 0.470

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