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NCAA Division I Baseball -- RPI-Based Schedule Analysis for Pittsburgh

Last updated: Mon Apr 27 20:31:14 2015

Team Components

Opponents' Winning % OWP 0.554
Opponents' Opponents' Winning % OOWP 0.524
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
St. Louis neutral 27 13 0.675 0.488 0.460 0.00137
Kansas State neutral 18 21 0.462 0.599 0.381 -0.00071
Ohio State neutral 29 10 0.744 0.535 0.506 0.00258
Wofford Wofford 28 15 0.651 0.433 0.434 0.00068
South Carolina-Upstate South Carolina-Upstate 14 29 0.326 0.520 0.293 -0.00303
East Tennessee State neutral 15 26 0.366 0.464 0.299 -0.00287
Virginia Commonwealth neutral 24 17 0.585 0.472 0.410 0.00005
Virginia Commonwealth neutral 24 17 0.585 0.472 0.410 0.00005
Virginia Commonwealth neutral 24 17 0.585 0.472 0.410 0.00005
Virginia neutral 27 15 0.643 0.557 0.461 0.00139
Virginia neutral 27 15 0.643 0.557 0.461 0.00139
Virginia neutral 27 15 0.643 0.557 0.461 0.00139
Niagara Pittsburgh 9 20 0.310 0.395 0.254 -0.00405
Niagara Pittsburgh 9 20 0.310 0.395 0.254 -0.00405
North Carolina Pittsburgh 27 15 0.643 0.574 0.465 0.00150
North Carolina Pittsburgh 27 15 0.643 0.574 0.465 0.00150
North Carolina Pittsburgh 27 15 0.643 0.574 0.465 0.00150
Penn State Pittsburgh 13 24 0.351 0.560 0.316 -0.00242
Akron Pittsburgh 19 20 0.487 0.457 0.358 -0.00132
Duke Duke 23 18 0.561 0.564 0.421 0.00034
Duke Duke 23 18 0.561 0.564 0.421 0.00034
Duke Duke 23 18 0.561 0.564 0.421 0.00034
Youngstown State Youngstown State 11 25 0.306 0.494 0.276 -0.00347
North Carolina State North Carolina State 21 18 0.538 0.545 0.405 -0.00008
North Carolina State North Carolina State 21 18 0.538 0.545 0.405 -0.00008
North Carolina State North Carolina State 21 18 0.538 0.545 0.405 -0.00008
West Virginia Pittsburgh 23 16 0.590 0.498 0.419 0.00029
Notre Dame Pittsburgh 28 13 0.683 0.543 0.477 0.00182
Notre Dame Pittsburgh 28 13 0.683 0.543 0.477 0.00182
Notre Dame Pittsburgh 28 13 0.683 0.543 0.477 0.00182
Youngstown State Pittsburgh 11 25 0.306 0.494 0.276 -0.00347
Wake Forest Pittsburgh 23 20 0.535 0.534 0.401 -0.00018
Wake Forest Pittsburgh 23 20 0.535 0.534 0.401 -0.00018
Wake Forest Pittsburgh 23 20 0.535 0.534 0.401 -0.00018
Kent State Pittsburgh 22 16 0.579 0.499 0.414 0.00016
Florida State Florida State 32 12 0.727 0.569 0.506 0.00258
Florida State Florida State 32 12 0.727 0.569 0.506 0.00258
Florida State Florida State 32 12 0.727 0.569 0.506 0.00258
Fairfield Pittsburgh 9 25 0.265 0.471 0.250 -0.00416
Fairfield Pittsburgh 9 25 0.265 0.471 0.250 -0.00416
Fairfield Pittsburgh 9 25 0.265 0.471 0.250 -0.00416

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 91.79 19 20 0.487 0.457 0.358
James Madison 149.80 14 24 0.368 0.500 0.309
Kent State 86.39 22 16 0.579 0.499 0.414
Mount St. Mary's 148.37 6 25 0.194 0.424 0.203
Ohio 137.47 24 15 0.615 0.479 0.427
Penn State 113.70 13 24 0.351 0.560 0.316
St. Bonaventure 136.59 14 15 0.483 0.402 0.342
West Virginia 54.88 23 16 0.590 0.498 0.419
Youngstown State 67.49 11 25 0.306 0.494 0.276

Potential Opponents, > 150 Miles and < 300 Miles

Opponent Distance W L WP OWP Contribution
Ball State 287.71 25 15 0.625 0.462 0.428
Binghamton 236.51 12 15 0.444 0.480 0.342
Bowling Green State 201.85 14 21 0.400 0.452 0.313
Bucknell 164.82 21 21 0.500 0.413 0.353
Buffalo 186.44 11 23 0.324 0.453 0.275
Canisius 180.41 19 22 0.463 0.382 0.327
Cincinnati 257.93 13 28 0.317 0.550 0.296
Coppin State 194.25 3 31 0.088 0.398 0.144
Cornell 227.29 10 25 0.286 0.451 0.256
Dayton 229.25 11 29 0.275 0.453 0.251
Delaware 229.51 16 14 0.533 0.465 0.383
Delaware State 250.19 9 25 0.265 0.403 0.233
Eastern Kentucky 298.36 14 23 0.378 0.434 0.297
Eastern Michigan 228.35 16 24 0.400 0.539 0.335
George Mason 179.52 16 22 0.421 0.449 0.323
George Washington 187.92 25 12 0.676 0.425 0.444
Georgetown 178.67 20 18 0.526 0.470 0.381
IPFW 272.72 19 16 0.543 0.438 0.381
Kentucky 294.44 24 16 0.600 0.568 0.442
LaSalle 255.40 18 20 0.474 0.486 0.358
Lafayette 248.87 10 19 0.345 0.519 0.302
Lehigh 242.23 15 24 0.385 0.438 0.302
Liberty 217.74 26 16 0.619 0.559 0.449
Longwood 233.53 18 23 0.439 0.507 0.346
Marshall 169.76 14 26 0.350 0.492 0.298
Maryland 189.48 29 13 0.690 0.533 0.478
Maryland-Baltimore County 191.51 18 15 0.545 0.424 0.379
Maryland-Eastern Shore 275.91 13 26 0.333 0.440 0.277
Miami, Ohio 260.42 8 30 0.211 0.464 0.222
Michigan 232.79 25 16 0.610 0.499 0.430
Michigan State 282.04 23 17 0.575 0.556 0.426
Morehead State 241.65 24 17 0.585 0.466 0.409
Navy 210.19 29 16 0.644 0.352 0.410
Niagara 189.74 9 20 0.310 0.395 0.254
Northern Kentucky 258.27 11 24 0.314 0.517 0.286
Oakland 227.68 7 26 0.212 0.572 0.249
Ohio State 164.17 29 10 0.744 0.535 0.506
Pennsylvania 254.21 20 12 0.625 0.377 0.407
Princeton 279.87 7 30 0.189 0.541 0.230
Radford 230.62 28 13 0.683 0.555 0.480
Richmond 236.98 21 15 0.583 0.480 0.411
Rider 274.99 16 17 0.485 0.484 0.363
Rutgers 290.24 14 26 0.350 0.544 0.311
St. Joseph's 250.96 15 19 0.441 0.474 0.339
Temple 251.99 0.000
Toledo 206.33 15 26 0.366 0.519 0.313
Towson 191.90 11 28 0.282 0.526 0.272
VMI 185.45 13 22 0.371 0.498 0.310
Villanova 247.48 15 20 0.429 0.419 0.319
Virginia 183.07 27 15 0.643 0.557 0.461
Virginia Commonwealth 239.69 24 17 0.585 0.472 0.410
Virginia Tech 224.31 19 23 0.452 0.580 0.371
Wake Forest 298.56 23 20 0.535 0.534 0.401
William and Mary 278.86 19 20 0.487 0.471 0.361
Wright State 220.37 30 10 0.750 0.431 0.483
Xavier 255.57 11 31 0.262 0.520 0.261

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