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NCAA Division I Baseball -- RPI-Based Schedule Analysis for Western Carolina

Last updated: Fri Apr 29 07:02:21 2016

Team Components

Opponents' Winning % OWP 0.508
Opponents' Opponents' Winning % OOWP 0.506
Strength of Schedule OWP / 2 + OOWP / 4 0.3805


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
North Carolina-Wilmington North Carolina-Wilmington 28 10 0.737 0.529 0.501 0.00301
Richmond neutral 22 16 0.579 0.482 0.410 0.00074
St. John's neutral 21 16 0.568 0.431 0.392 0.00029
Louisiana-Monroe Western Carolina 15 26 0.366 0.546 0.320 -0.00151
Louisiana-Monroe Western Carolina 15 26 0.366 0.546 0.320 -0.00151
Louisiana-Monroe Western Carolina 15 26 0.366 0.546 0.320 -0.00151
Niagara Western Carolina 12 26 0.316 0.479 0.278 -0.00256
Niagara Western Carolina 12 26 0.316 0.479 0.278 -0.00256
Georgia Tech Georgia Tech 27 14 0.659 0.566 0.471 0.00226
Georgia Tech Georgia Tech 27 14 0.659 0.566 0.471 0.00226
Georgia Tech Georgia Tech 27 14 0.659 0.566 0.471 0.00226
Presbyterian Western Carolina 21 20 0.512 0.461 0.371 -0.00024
Indiana Indiana 23 16 0.590 0.477 0.414 0.00084
Indiana Indiana 23 16 0.590 0.477 0.414 0.00084
Indiana Indiana 23 16 0.590 0.477 0.414 0.00084
Gardner-Webb Western Carolina 30 14 0.682 0.447 0.453 0.00181
Kansas State Kansas State 19 22 0.463 0.543 0.367 -0.00034
Kansas State Kansas State 19 22 0.463 0.543 0.367 -0.00034
Kansas State Kansas State 19 22 0.463 0.543 0.367 -0.00034
North Carolina North Carolina 28 15 0.651 0.595 0.474 0.00234
East Tennessee State Western Carolina 16 24 0.400 0.426 0.306 -0.00186
East Tennessee State Western Carolina 16 24 0.400 0.426 0.306 -0.00186
East Tennessee State Western Carolina 16 24 0.400 0.426 0.306 -0.00186
Clemson Western Carolina 26 14 0.650 0.589 0.472 0.00229
Wofford Wofford 25 18 0.581 0.495 0.414 0.00084
Wofford Wofford 25 18 0.581 0.495 0.414 0.00084
Wofford Wofford 25 18 0.581 0.495 0.414 0.00084
VMI VMI 18 27 0.400 0.487 0.322 -0.00146
VMI VMI 18 27 0.400 0.487 0.322 -0.00146
VMI VMI 18 27 0.400 0.487 0.322 -0.00146
Clemson Clemson 26 14 0.650 0.589 0.472 0.00229
Samford Western Carolina 24 18 0.571 0.531 0.418 0.00094
Samford Western Carolina 24 18 0.571 0.531 0.418 0.00094
Samford Western Carolina 24 18 0.571 0.531 0.418 0.00094
North Carolina-Asheville Western Carolina 14 27 0.341 0.424 0.277 -0.00259
Virginia Tech Western Carolina 14 28 0.333 0.539 0.301 -0.00199
The Citadel The Citadel 15 27 0.357 0.505 0.305 -0.00189
The Citadel The Citadel 15 27 0.357 0.505 0.305 -0.00189
The Citadel The Citadel 15 27 0.357 0.505 0.305 -0.00189
Gardner-Webb Gardner-Webb 30 14 0.682 0.447 0.453 0.00181

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
Appalachian State 104.48 11 30 0.268 0.506 0.261
Clemson 46.94 26 14 0.650 0.589 0.472
Davidson 132.51 21 20 0.512 0.484 0.377
East Tennessee State 83.39 16 24 0.400 0.426 0.306
Furman 49.29 17 24 0.415 0.556 0.347
Gardner-Webb 85.37 30 14 0.682 0.447 0.453
Georgia 94.67 22 20 0.524 0.644 0.423
Georgia State 127.81 18 20 0.474 0.448 0.349
Georgia Tech 125.92 27 14 0.659 0.566 0.471
Kennesaw State 118.34 20 23 0.465 0.500 0.358
North Carolina-Asheville 40.71 14 27 0.341 0.424 0.277
North Carolina-Charlotte 137.70 18 24 0.429 0.538 0.349
Presbyterian 94.51 21 20 0.512 0.461 0.371
South Carolina-Upstate 71.41 18 23 0.439 0.448 0.332
Tennessee 61.42 24 18 0.571 0.560 0.425
Tennessee Tech 144.14 21 18 0.538 0.412 0.372
Winthrop 124.63 22 20 0.524 0.476 0.381
Wofford 74.47 25 18 0.581 0.495 0.414

Potential Opponents, > 150 Miles and < 300 Miles

Opponent Distance W L WP OWP Contribution
Alabama 287.89 24 18 0.571 0.564 0.426
Alabama A&M 195.53 11 34 0.244 0.365 0.213
Alabama State 270.28 28 14 0.667 0.431 0.441
Alabama-Birmingham 241.20 17 22 0.436 0.585 0.364
Auburn 228.77 18 23 0.439 0.593 0.368
Austin Peay State 248.70 25 14 0.641 0.530 0.453
Belmont 210.26 24 17 0.585 0.401 0.393
Campbell 250.58 22 21 0.512 0.503 0.382
Charleston Southern 239.47 15 26 0.366 0.485 0.304
Cincinnati 274.48 20 21 0.488 0.542 0.380
Coastal Carolina 268.11 31 11 0.738 0.589 0.516
College of Charleston 255.32 22 17 0.564 0.579 0.427
Duke 242.67 24 18 0.571 0.569 0.428
Eastern Kentucky 179.34 17 25 0.405 0.484 0.324
Elon 213.49 20 22 0.476 0.505 0.364
Georgia Southern 214.03 25 17 0.595 0.476 0.416
High Point 184.82 26 16 0.619 0.552 0.448
Jacksonville State 179.46 26 14 0.650 0.521 0.455
Kentucky 202.03 26 15 0.634 0.572 0.460
Liberty 263.98 22 22 0.500 0.519 0.380
Lipscomb 210.40 20 21 0.488 0.446 0.355
Longwood 299.85 24 18 0.571 0.479 0.405
Louisville 246.33 32 9 0.780 0.580 0.535
Marshall 227.48 21 17 0.553 0.528 0.409
Mercer 172.98 26 16 0.619 0.494 0.433
Middle Tennessee State 182.98 17 25 0.405 0.562 0.343
Morehead State 200.28 23 18 0.561 0.492 0.404
North Carolina 236.16 28 15 0.651 0.595 0.474
North Carolina A&T 198.42 10 33 0.233 0.478 0.236
North Carolina Central 245.03 20 24 0.455 0.407 0.329
North Carolina State 255.26 29 11 0.725 0.603 0.513
North Carolina-Greensboro 196.24 32 11 0.744 0.491 0.495
Northern Kentucky 267.03 15 27 0.357 0.459 0.293
Ohio 284.16 17 22 0.436 0.436 0.327
Radford 194.35 12 29 0.293 0.541 0.282
Samford 242.10 24 18 0.571 0.531 0.418
Savannah State 256.84 10 32 0.238 0.468 0.236
South Carolina 151.72 33 8 0.805 0.577 0.547
The Citadel 253.08 15 27 0.357 0.505 0.305
Troy 289.86 23 18 0.561 0.537 0.415
VMI 269.67 18 27 0.400 0.487 0.322
Vanderbilt 211.59 31 10 0.756 0.537 0.512
Virginia Tech 202.82 14 28 0.333 0.539 0.301
Wake Forest 173.99 27 17 0.614 0.567 0.449
Western Kentucky 216.78 23 18 0.561 0.537 0.415
Xavier 275.33 16 26 0.381 0.523 0.321

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