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

Last updated: Sat May 28 06:48:19 2016

Team Components

Opponents' Winning % OWP 0.538
Opponents' Opponents' Winning % OOWP 0.527
Strength of Schedule OWP / 2 + OOWP / 4 0.40075


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 0.504 0.261 -0.00259
Youngstown State Western Kentucky 14 38 0.269 0.504 0.261 -0.00259
Youngstown State Western Kentucky 14 38 0.269 0.504 0.261 -0.00259
Cincinnati neutral 26 30 0.464 0.543 0.368 -0.00061
South Alabama neutral 39 19 0.672 0.516 0.465 0.00119
Georgia Georgia 27 30 0.474 0.623 0.393 -0.00014
Belmont Belmont 32 26 0.552 0.452 0.389 -0.00022
Lipscomb Western Kentucky 31 25 0.554 0.456 0.391 -0.00018
Jacksonville State Jacksonville State 32 22 0.593 0.510 0.424 0.00043
Jacksonville State Jacksonville State 32 22 0.593 0.510 0.424 0.00043
Jacksonville State Jacksonville State 32 22 0.593 0.510 0.424 0.00043
Tennessee Tennessee 29 28 0.509 0.552 0.393 -0.00014
Albany Western Kentucky 23 29 0.442 0.463 0.337 -0.00118
Albany Western Kentucky 23 29 0.442 0.463 0.337 -0.00118
Albany Western Kentucky 23 29 0.442 0.463 0.337 -0.00118
Kentucky Kentucky 32 25 0.561 0.551 0.418 0.00032
Old Dominion Old Dominion 32 24 0.571 0.525 0.417 0.00030
Old Dominion Old Dominion 32 24 0.571 0.525 0.417 0.00030
Old Dominion Old Dominion 32 24 0.571 0.525 0.417 0.00030
Austin Peay State Western Kentucky 33 21 0.611 0.498 0.430 0.00054
Middle Tennessee State Western Kentucky 20 35 0.364 0.547 0.319 -0.00151
Middle Tennessee State Western Kentucky 20 35 0.364 0.547 0.319 -0.00151
Middle Tennessee State Western Kentucky 20 35 0.364 0.547 0.319 -0.00151
Louisville Western Kentucky 47 10 0.825 0.582 0.558 0.00291
Alabama-Birmingham Alabama-Birmingham 21 34 0.382 0.557 0.330 -0.00131
Alabama-Birmingham Alabama-Birmingham 21 34 0.382 0.557 0.330 -0.00131
Alabama-Birmingham Alabama-Birmingham 21 34 0.382 0.557 0.330 -0.00131
Evansville Western Kentucky 27 26 0.509 0.501 0.380 -0.00038
Louisiana Tech Western Kentucky 38 17 0.691 0.501 0.471 0.00130
Louisiana Tech Western Kentucky 38 17 0.691 0.501 0.471 0.00130
Louisiana Tech Western Kentucky 38 17 0.691 0.501 0.471 0.00130
Louisville Louisville 47 10 0.825 0.582 0.558 0.00291
Rice Rice 34 20 0.630 0.565 0.456 0.00102
Rice Rice 34 20 0.630 0.565 0.456 0.00102
Rice Rice 34 20 0.630 0.565 0.456 0.00102
Belmont Western Kentucky 32 26 0.552 0.452 0.389 -0.00022
Evansville Evansville 27 26 0.509 0.501 0.380 -0.00038
Texas-San Antonio Western Kentucky 17 34 0.333 0.549 0.304 -0.00179
Texas-San Antonio Western Kentucky 17 34 0.333 0.549 0.304 -0.00179
Texas-San Antonio Western Kentucky 17 34 0.333 0.549 0.304 -0.00179
Lipscomb Lipscomb 31 25 0.554 0.456 0.391 -0.00018
Florida International Western Kentucky 28 28 0.500 0.557 0.389 -0.00022
Florida International Western Kentucky 28 28 0.500 0.557 0.389 -0.00022
Florida International Western Kentucky 28 28 0.500 0.557 0.389 -0.00022
Vanderbilt Vanderbilt 43 16 0.729 0.570 0.507 0.00197
Southern Mississippi Southern Mississippi 38 18 0.679 0.551 0.477 0.00141
Southern Mississippi Southern Mississippi 38 18 0.679 0.551 0.477 0.00141
Southern Mississippi Southern Mississippi 38 18 0.679 0.551 0.477 0.00141
Marshall Western Kentucky 33 20 0.623 0.523 0.442 0.00076
Marshall Western Kentucky 33 20 0.623 0.523 0.442 0.00076
Marshall Western Kentucky 33 20 0.623 0.523 0.442 0.00076
Florida Atlantic Florida Atlantic 38 16 0.704 0.518 0.481 0.00149
Florida Atlantic Florida Atlantic 38 16 0.704 0.518 0.481 0.00149
Florida Atlantic Florida Atlantic 38 16 0.704 0.518 0.481 0.00149

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 33 21 0.611 0.498 0.430
Belmont 60.73 32 26 0.552 0.452 0.389
Eastern Kentucky 129.55 24 31 0.436 0.478 0.338
Evansville 90.32 27 26 0.509 0.501 0.380
Kentucky 129.51 32 25 0.561 0.551 0.418
Lipscomb 63.69 31 25 0.554 0.456 0.391
Louisville 92.70 47 10 0.825 0.582 0.558
Middle Tennessee State 78.41 20 35 0.364 0.547 0.319
Murray State 105.68 25 28 0.472 0.485 0.357
Tennessee Tech 76.58 31 24 0.564 0.444 0.393
Tennessee-Martin 140.71 18 34 0.346 0.484 0.294
Vanderbilt 61.16 43 16 0.729 0.570 0.507

Potential Opponents, > 150 Miles and < 300 Miles

Opponent Distance W L WP OWP Contribution
Alabama 268.06 32 26 0.552 0.554 0.415
Alabama A&M 152.31 12 44 0.214 0.406 0.209
Alabama-Birmingham 240.93 21 34 0.382 0.557 0.330
Appalachian State 269.77 18 36 0.333 0.500 0.291
Arkansas State 246.84 28 28 0.500 0.527 0.382
Ball State 230.40 32 26 0.552 0.441 0.386
Butler 198.39 12 40 0.231 0.500 0.240
Cincinnati 182.24 26 30 0.464 0.543 0.368
Clemson 257.46 39 18 0.684 0.580 0.487
Dayton 226.03 19 36 0.345 0.485 0.294
East Tennessee State 231.81 27 29 0.482 0.428 0.348
Eastern Illinois 196.03 12 39 0.235 0.483 0.238
Furman 266.07 28 29 0.491 0.527 0.377
Gardner-Webb 293.19 37 21 0.638 0.435 0.428
Georgia 272.45 27 30 0.474 0.623 0.393
Georgia State 258.77 23 30 0.434 0.483 0.338
Georgia Tech 250.25 36 22 0.621 0.583 0.456
IPFW 294.85 29 24 0.547 0.407 0.375
Illinois 235.39 28 23 0.549 0.546 0.411
Illinois State 279.72 17 37 0.315 0.516 0.286
Indiana 151.58 32 23 0.582 0.498 0.415
Indiana State 180.02 35 20 0.636 0.509 0.445
Jacksonville State 221.61 32 22 0.593 0.510 0.424
Kennesaw State 229.58 29 27 0.518 0.490 0.382
Marshall 280.79 33 20 0.623 0.523 0.442
Memphis 233.13 20 38 0.345 0.506 0.299
Miami, Ohio 198.34 27 28 0.491 0.468 0.362
Mississippi 249.89 43 16 0.729 0.585 0.511
Mississippi State 276.59 41 15 0.732 0.570 0.508
Morehead State 185.99 31 25 0.554 0.503 0.403
North Carolina-Asheville 236.28 16 38 0.296 0.442 0.259
Northern Kentucky 178.22 20 34 0.370 0.469 0.302
Ohio 286.44 23 29 0.442 0.442 0.332
Ohio State 279.64 39 17 0.696 0.491 0.471
Purdue 240.07 10 44 0.185 0.525 0.224
Samford 243.95 33 25 0.569 0.496 0.408
South Carolina-Upstate 285.83 22 30 0.423 0.478 0.331
Southeast Missouri State 170.90 34 18 0.654 0.492 0.450
Southern Illinois 159.57 31 24 0.564 0.511 0.410
Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 230.96 9 40 0.184 0.498 0.216
St. Louis 235.18 24 31 0.436 0.455 0.332
Tennessee 157.77 29 28 0.509 0.552 0.393
Western Carolina 216.78 27 28 0.491 0.521 0.376
Wofford 289.29 30 28 0.517 0.475 0.377
Wright State 233.57 42 15 0.737 0.463 0.484
Xavier 184.56 28 28 0.500 0.528 0.382

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