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

Last updated: Fri Jul 29 06:49:34 2016

Team Components

Opponents' Winning % OWP 0.530
Opponents' Opponents' Winning % OOWP 0.525
Strength of Schedule OWP / 2 + OOWP / 4 0.39625


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
Youngstown State Western Kentucky 14 38 0.269 0.498 0.259 -0.00254
Youngstown State Western Kentucky 14 38 0.269 0.498 0.259 -0.00254
Youngstown State Western Kentucky 14 38 0.269 0.498 0.259 -0.00254
Cincinnati neutral 26 30 0.464 0.538 0.367 -0.00054
South Alabama neutral 42 22 0.656 0.525 0.459 0.00116
Georgia Georgia 27 30 0.474 0.612 0.390 -0.00012
Belmont Belmont 33 27 0.550 0.451 0.388 -0.00015
Lipscomb Western Kentucky 31 27 0.534 0.458 0.382 -0.00026
Jacksonville State Jacksonville State 34 24 0.586 0.514 0.421 0.00046
Jacksonville State Jacksonville State 34 24 0.586 0.514 0.421 0.00046
Jacksonville State Jacksonville State 34 24 0.586 0.514 0.421 0.00046
Tennessee Tennessee 29 28 0.509 0.543 0.390 -0.00012
Albany Western Kentucky 23 30 0.434 0.460 0.332 -0.00119
Albany Western Kentucky 23 30 0.434 0.460 0.332 -0.00119
Albany Western Kentucky 23 30 0.434 0.460 0.332 -0.00119
Kentucky Kentucky 32 25 0.561 0.542 0.416 0.00037
Old Dominion Old Dominion 32 24 0.571 0.518 0.415 0.00035
Old Dominion Old Dominion 32 24 0.571 0.518 0.415 0.00035
Old Dominion Old Dominion 32 24 0.571 0.518 0.415 0.00035
Austin Peay State Western Kentucky 34 23 0.596 0.497 0.422 0.00048
Middle Tennessee State Western Kentucky 20 35 0.364 0.539 0.317 -0.00147
Middle Tennessee State Western Kentucky 20 35 0.364 0.539 0.317 -0.00147
Middle Tennessee State Western Kentucky 20 35 0.364 0.539 0.317 -0.00147
Louisville Western Kentucky 50 14 0.781 0.580 0.535 0.00257
Alabama-Birmingham Alabama-Birmingham 21 34 0.382 0.550 0.329 -0.00125
Alabama-Birmingham Alabama-Birmingham 21 34 0.382 0.550 0.329 -0.00125
Alabama-Birmingham Alabama-Birmingham 21 34 0.382 0.550 0.329 -0.00125
Evansville Western Kentucky 28 27 0.509 0.502 0.380 -0.00030
Louisiana Tech Western Kentucky 42 20 0.677 0.514 0.467 0.00131
Louisiana Tech Western Kentucky 42 20 0.677 0.514 0.467 0.00131
Louisiana Tech Western Kentucky 42 20 0.677 0.514 0.467 0.00131
Louisville Louisville 50 14 0.781 0.580 0.535 0.00257
Rice Rice 38 24 0.613 0.577 0.451 0.00101
Rice Rice 38 24 0.613 0.577 0.451 0.00101
Rice Rice 38 24 0.613 0.577 0.451 0.00101
Belmont Western Kentucky 33 27 0.550 0.451 0.388 -0.00015
Evansville Evansville 28 27 0.509 0.502 0.380 -0.00030
Texas-San Antonio Western Kentucky 17 34 0.333 0.540 0.301 -0.00176
Texas-San Antonio Western Kentucky 17 34 0.333 0.540 0.301 -0.00176
Texas-San Antonio Western Kentucky 17 34 0.333 0.540 0.301 -0.00176
Lipscomb Lipscomb 31 27 0.534 0.458 0.382 -0.00026
Florida International Western Kentucky 28 29 0.491 0.548 0.383 -0.00025
Florida International Western Kentucky 28 29 0.491 0.548 0.383 -0.00025
Florida International Western Kentucky 28 29 0.491 0.548 0.383 -0.00025
Vanderbilt Vanderbilt 43 19 0.694 0.566 0.488 0.00170
Southern Mississippi Southern Mississippi 41 20 0.672 0.553 0.474 0.00144
Southern Mississippi Southern Mississippi 41 20 0.672 0.553 0.474 0.00144
Southern Mississippi Southern Mississippi 41 20 0.672 0.553 0.474 0.00144
Marshall Western Kentucky 34 21 0.618 0.521 0.439 0.00079
Marshall Western Kentucky 34 21 0.618 0.521 0.439 0.00079
Marshall Western Kentucky 34 21 0.618 0.521 0.439 0.00079
Florida Atlantic Florida Atlantic 39 19 0.672 0.519 0.466 0.00129
Florida Atlantic Florida Atlantic 39 19 0.672 0.519 0.466 0.00129
Florida Atlantic Florida Atlantic 39 19 0.672 0.519 0.466 0.00129

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
Austin Peay State 58.34 34 23 0.596 0.497 0.422
Belmont 60.73 33 27 0.550 0.451 0.388
Eastern Kentucky 129.55 24 31 0.436 0.471 0.336
Evansville 90.32 28 27 0.509 0.502 0.380
Kentucky 129.51 32 25 0.561 0.542 0.416
Lipscomb 63.69 31 27 0.534 0.458 0.382
Louisville 92.70 50 14 0.781 0.580 0.535
Middle Tennessee State 78.41 20 35 0.364 0.539 0.317
Murray State 105.68 25 28 0.472 0.479 0.356
Tennessee Tech 76.58 31 24 0.564 0.439 0.392
Tennessee-Martin 140.71 18 34 0.346 0.477 0.292
Vanderbilt 61.16 43 19 0.694 0.566 0.488

Potential Opponents, > 150 Miles and < 300 Miles

Opponent Distance W L WP OWP Contribution
Alabama 268.06 32 26 0.552 0.547 0.413
Alabama A&M 152.31 12 44 0.214 0.400 0.207
Alabama-Birmingham 240.93 21 34 0.382 0.550 0.329
Appalachian State 269.77 18 36 0.333 0.496 0.290
Arkansas State 246.84 29 29 0.500 0.525 0.381
Ball State 230.40 32 26 0.552 0.440 0.386
Butler 198.39 12 40 0.231 0.495 0.239
Cincinnati 182.24 26 30 0.464 0.538 0.367
Clemson 257.46 44 20 0.688 0.579 0.489
Dayton 226.03 19 36 0.345 0.484 0.293
East Tennessee State 231.81 27 30 0.474 0.429 0.344
Eastern Illinois 196.03 12 39 0.235 0.479 0.237
Furman 266.07 29 30 0.492 0.526 0.378
Gardner-Webb 293.19 37 21 0.638 0.436 0.428
Georgia 272.45 27 30 0.474 0.612 0.390
Georgia State 258.77 23 30 0.434 0.478 0.337
Georgia Tech 250.25 38 25 0.603 0.582 0.447
IPFW 294.85 29 26 0.527 0.413 0.367
Illinois 235.39 28 23 0.549 0.542 0.410
Illinois State 279.72 17 37 0.315 0.510 0.285
Indiana 151.58 32 24 0.571 0.493 0.409
Indiana State 180.02 35 21 0.625 0.509 0.440
Jacksonville State 221.61 34 24 0.586 0.514 0.421
Kennesaw State 229.58 29 27 0.518 0.487 0.381
Marshall 280.79 34 21 0.618 0.521 0.439
Memphis 233.13 22 39 0.361 0.505 0.307
Miami, Ohio 198.34 27 29 0.482 0.466 0.357
Mississippi 249.89 43 19 0.694 0.579 0.492
Mississippi State 276.59 44 18 0.710 0.570 0.497
Morehead State 185.99 31 27 0.534 0.502 0.393
North Carolina-Asheville 236.28 16 38 0.296 0.441 0.258
Northern Kentucky 178.22 20 34 0.370 0.464 0.301
Ohio 286.44 23 29 0.442 0.439 0.331
Ohio State 279.64 44 20 0.688 0.510 0.471
Purdue 240.07 10 44 0.185 0.518 0.222
Samford 243.95 35 26 0.574 0.491 0.410
South Carolina-Upstate 285.83 22 30 0.423 0.477 0.331
Southeast Missouri State 170.90 38 21 0.644 0.506 0.449
Southern Illinois 159.57 31 25 0.554 0.509 0.404
Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 230.96 9 40 0.184 0.493 0.215
St. Louis 235.18 24 31 0.436 0.452 0.331
Tennessee 157.77 29 28 0.509 0.543 0.390
Western Carolina 216.78 31 31 0.500 0.531 0.383
Wofford 289.29 30 28 0.517 0.474 0.377
Wright State 233.57 46 17 0.730 0.477 0.484
Xavier 184.56 32 30 0.516 0.538 0.393

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