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

Last updated: Thu May 26 06:50:45 2016

Team Components

Opponents' Winning % OWP 0.446
Opponents' Opponents' Winning % OOWP 0.499
Strength of Schedule OWP / 2 + OOWP / 4 0.34775


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
Virginia neutral 36 18 0.667 0.585 0.480 0.00254
Old Dominion neutral 32 22 0.593 0.524 0.427 0.00152
North Carolina State neutral 34 18 0.654 0.616 0.481 0.00256
George Washington neutral 23 31 0.426 0.494 0.337 -0.00021
George Washington neutral 23 31 0.426 0.494 0.337 -0.00021
Ball State neutral 32 24 0.571 0.442 0.396 0.00093
Wisconsin-Milwaukee neutral 28 24 0.538 0.476 0.388 0.00077
North Carolina-Charlotte North Carolina-Charlotte 23 30 0.434 0.537 0.351 0.00006
North Carolina-Charlotte North Carolina-Charlotte 23 30 0.434 0.537 0.351 0.00006
North Carolina-Charlotte North Carolina-Charlotte 23 30 0.434 0.537 0.351 0.00006
Radford Radford 17 38 0.309 0.540 0.289 -0.00113
Radford Radford 17 38 0.309 0.540 0.289 -0.00113
Radford Radford 17 38 0.309 0.540 0.289 -0.00113
Pittsburgh Kent State 25 26 0.490 0.551 0.383 0.00068
Liberty Liberty 29 27 0.518 0.524 0.390 0.00081
Liberty Liberty 29 27 0.518 0.524 0.390 0.00081
Liberty Liberty 29 27 0.518 0.524 0.390 0.00081
Liberty Liberty 29 27 0.518 0.524 0.390 0.00081
Evansville neutral 26 25 0.510 0.506 0.382 0.00066
Central Michigan Central Michigan 20 35 0.364 0.486 0.303 -0.00086
Central Michigan Central Michigan 20 35 0.364 0.486 0.303 -0.00086
Central Michigan Central Michigan 20 35 0.364 0.486 0.303 -0.00086
Pittsburgh Pittsburgh 25 26 0.490 0.551 0.383 0.00068
Western Michigan Kent State 18 31 0.367 0.458 0.298 -0.00096
Western Michigan Kent State 18 31 0.367 0.458 0.298 -0.00096
Western Michigan Kent State 18 31 0.367 0.458 0.298 -0.00096
Ohio State Kent State 38 17 0.691 0.489 0.468 0.00231
Canisius Kent State 30 25 0.545 0.430 0.380 0.00062
Toledo Kent State 18 36 0.333 0.504 0.292 -0.00107
Toledo Kent State 18 36 0.333 0.504 0.292 -0.00107
Toledo Kent State 18 36 0.333 0.504 0.292 -0.00107
Youngstown State Kent State 14 38 0.269 0.502 0.260 -0.00169
Eastern Michigan Eastern Michigan 20 34 0.370 0.499 0.310 -0.00073
Eastern Michigan Eastern Michigan 20 34 0.370 0.499 0.310 -0.00073
Eastern Michigan Eastern Michigan 20 34 0.370 0.499 0.310 -0.00073
Penn State Kent State 28 27 0.509 0.521 0.385 0.00072
Ohio Ohio 23 29 0.442 0.442 0.332 -0.00030
Ohio Ohio 23 29 0.442 0.442 0.332 -0.00030
Ohio Ohio 23 29 0.442 0.442 0.332 -0.00030
Penn State Penn State 28 27 0.509 0.521 0.385 0.00072
Miami, Ohio Kent State 26 27 0.491 0.474 0.364 0.00031
Miami, Ohio Kent State 26 27 0.491 0.474 0.364 0.00031
Miami, Ohio Kent State 26 27 0.491 0.474 0.364 0.00031
Buffalo Kent State 21 31 0.404 0.452 0.315 -0.00063
Buffalo Kent State 21 31 0.404 0.452 0.315 -0.00063
Buffalo Kent State 21 31 0.404 0.452 0.315 -0.00063
Bowling Green State Bowling Green State 16 37 0.302 0.474 0.269 -0.00151
Bowling Green State Bowling Green State 16 37 0.302 0.474 0.269 -0.00151
Bowling Green State Bowling Green State 16 37 0.302 0.474 0.269 -0.00151
Youngstown State Youngstown State 14 38 0.269 0.502 0.260 -0.00169
Western Carolina Kent State 25 28 0.472 0.522 0.366 0.00035
Western Carolina Kent State 25 28 0.472 0.522 0.366 0.00035
Eastern Michigan neutral 20 34 0.370 0.499 0.310 -0.00073

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 9.80 0.000
Bowling Green State 119.95 16 37 0.302 0.474 0.269
Eastern Michigan 141.97 20 34 0.370 0.499 0.310
Michigan 146.41 35 19 0.648 0.521 0.454
Oakland 143.23 21 26 0.447 0.485 0.345
Ohio 131.55 23 29 0.442 0.442 0.332
Ohio State 117.75 38 17 0.691 0.489 0.468
Pittsburgh 86.39 25 26 0.490 0.551 0.383
Toledo 121.84 18 36 0.333 0.504 0.292
West Virginia 125.03 33 21 0.611 0.512 0.433
Youngstown State 31.07 14 38 0.269 0.502 0.260

Potential Opponents, > 150 Miles and < 300 Miles

Opponent Distance W L WP OWP Contribution
Ball State 222.94 32 24 0.571 0.442 0.396
Binghamton 285.02 27 23 0.540 0.476 0.389
Bucknell 232.26 18 34 0.346 0.473 0.291
Buffalo 183.68 21 31 0.404 0.452 0.315
Butler 268.72 12 40 0.231 0.498 0.240
Canisius 177.44 30 25 0.545 0.430 0.380
Central Michigan 243.31 20 35 0.364 0.486 0.303
Cincinnati 217.42 26 29 0.473 0.543 0.372
Coppin State 280.10 14 38 0.269 0.370 0.227
Cornell 266.24 14 22 0.389 0.449 0.307
Dayton 178.91 19 36 0.345 0.488 0.294
Eastern Kentucky 283.00 24 31 0.436 0.478 0.338
George Mason 265.80 19 35 0.352 0.459 0.291
George Washington 274.30 23 31 0.426 0.494 0.337
Georgetown 265.03 24 29 0.453 0.502 0.352
IPFW 195.73 27 24 0.529 0.402 0.365
James Madison 227.27 23 29 0.442 0.506 0.348
Kentucky 272.69 32 25 0.561 0.555 0.419
Liberty 285.79 29 27 0.518 0.524 0.390
Marshall 193.17 32 19 0.627 0.521 0.444
Maryland 275.79 28 25 0.528 0.567 0.406
Maryland-Baltimore County 277.08 28 21 0.571 0.456 0.399
Miami, Ohio 210.86 26 27 0.491 0.474 0.364
Michigan State 195.69 34 18 0.654 0.482 0.448
Morehead State 231.57 30 25 0.545 0.502 0.398
Mount St. Mary's 233.14 11 37 0.229 0.440 0.225
Navy 296.18 41 14 0.745 0.418 0.477
Niagara 180.31 16 37 0.302 0.457 0.265
Northern Kentucky 220.13 20 33 0.377 0.470 0.306
Notre Dame 256.06 27 27 0.500 0.544 0.386
Penn State 183.41 28 27 0.509 0.521 0.385
Purdue 296.80 10 44 0.185 0.529 0.225
Radford 279.63 17 38 0.309 0.540 0.289
St. Bonaventure 161.28 26 22 0.542 0.411 0.374
Towson 276.79 20 35 0.364 0.496 0.306
VMI 252.33 21 35 0.375 0.478 0.307
Valparaiso 296.17 26 26 0.500 0.489 0.372
Virginia 261.26 36 18 0.667 0.585 0.480
Virginia Tech 275.13 19 36 0.345 0.527 0.304
Western Michigan 233.61 18 31 0.367 0.458 0.298
Wright State 170.08 41 15 0.732 0.465 0.482
Xavier 215.00 27 28 0.491 0.529 0.378

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