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NCAA Division I Baseball -- RPI-Based Schedule Analysis for Louisiana Tech

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

Team Components

Opponents' Winning % OWP 0.500
Opponents' Opponents' Winning % OOWP 0.528
Strength of Schedule OWP / 2 + OOWP / 4 0.382


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
Prairie View A&M neutral 8 32 0.200 0.394 0.199 -0.00345
Southern neutral 10 31 0.244 0.421 0.227 -0.00292
New Orleans New Orleans 30 24 0.556 0.539 0.413 0.00058
Louisiana-Lafayette Louisiana Tech 37 19 0.661 0.571 0.473 0.00172
Texas-Arlington Louisiana Tech 29 26 0.527 0.532 0.397 0.00028
Texas-Arlington Louisiana Tech 29 26 0.527 0.532 0.397 0.00028
Texas-Arlington Louisiana Tech 29 26 0.527 0.532 0.397 0.00028
Arkansas Arkansas 26 29 0.473 0.552 0.374 -0.00015
Valparaiso Louisiana Tech 26 26 0.500 0.489 0.372 -0.00019
Valparaiso Louisiana Tech 26 26 0.500 0.489 0.372 -0.00019
Valparaiso Louisiana Tech 26 26 0.500 0.489 0.372 -0.00019
Louisiana State Louisiana State 40 17 0.702 0.596 0.500 0.00223
Alcorn State Louisiana Tech 13 36 0.265 0.420 0.237 -0.00274
Alabama-Birmingham Alabama-Birmingham 21 34 0.382 0.561 0.331 -0.00096
Alabama-Birmingham Alabama-Birmingham 21 34 0.382 0.561 0.331 -0.00096
Alabama-Birmingham Alabama-Birmingham 21 34 0.382 0.561 0.331 -0.00096
Louisiana-Monroe Louisiana-Monroe 20 35 0.364 0.551 0.320 -0.00117
North Carolina-Charlotte Louisiana Tech 23 30 0.434 0.537 0.351 -0.00058
North Carolina-Charlotte Louisiana Tech 23 30 0.434 0.537 0.351 -0.00058
North Carolina-Charlotte Louisiana Tech 23 30 0.434 0.537 0.351 -0.00058
Grambling State Louisiana Tech 17 27 0.386 0.396 0.292 -0.00170
Marshall Marshall 32 19 0.627 0.521 0.444 0.00117
Marshall Marshall 32 19 0.627 0.521 0.444 0.00117
Marshall Marshall 32 19 0.627 0.521 0.444 0.00117
Arkansas-Little Rock Arkansas-Little Rock 26 26 0.500 0.530 0.383 0.00002
Western Kentucky Western Kentucky 24 30 0.444 0.538 0.357 -0.00047
Western Kentucky Western Kentucky 24 30 0.444 0.538 0.357 -0.00047
Western Kentucky Western Kentucky 24 30 0.444 0.538 0.357 -0.00047
McNeese State McNeese State 29 23 0.558 0.500 0.404 0.00042
Florida International Louisiana Tech 27 27 0.500 0.557 0.389 0.00013
Florida International Louisiana Tech 27 27 0.500 0.557 0.389 0.00013
Florida International Louisiana Tech 27 27 0.500 0.557 0.389 0.00013
Grambling State Louisiana Tech 17 27 0.386 0.396 0.292 -0.00170
Old Dominion Louisiana Tech 32 22 0.593 0.524 0.427 0.00085
Old Dominion Louisiana Tech 32 22 0.593 0.524 0.427 0.00085
Old Dominion Louisiana Tech 32 22 0.593 0.524 0.427 0.00085
McNeese State Louisiana Tech 29 23 0.558 0.500 0.404 0.00042
Louisiana-Lafayette Louisiana-Lafayette 37 19 0.661 0.571 0.473 0.00172
Texas-San Antonio Texas-San Antonio 17 34 0.333 0.548 0.303 -0.00149
Texas-San Antonio Texas-San Antonio 17 34 0.333 0.548 0.303 -0.00149
Texas-San Antonio Texas-San Antonio 17 34 0.333 0.548 0.303 -0.00149
Louisiana-Monroe Louisiana Tech 20 35 0.364 0.551 0.320 -0.00117
Middle Tennessee State Louisiana Tech 20 35 0.364 0.550 0.320 -0.00117
Middle Tennessee State Louisiana Tech 20 35 0.364 0.550 0.320 -0.00117
Middle Tennessee State Louisiana Tech 20 35 0.364 0.550 0.320 -0.00117
Northwestern State Northwestern State 33 22 0.600 0.547 0.437 0.00104
Northwestern State Louisiana Tech 33 22 0.600 0.547 0.437 0.00104
Southern Mississippi Southern Mississippi 36 18 0.667 0.551 0.471 0.00168
Southern Mississippi Southern Mississippi 36 18 0.667 0.551 0.471 0.00168
Southern Mississippi Southern Mississippi 36 18 0.667 0.551 0.471 0.00168
Rice Louisiana Tech 32 20 0.615 0.560 0.448 0.00125
Rice Louisiana Tech 32 20 0.615 0.560 0.448 0.00125
Rice Louisiana Tech 32 20 0.615 0.560 0.448 0.00125
Rice neutral 32 20 0.615 0.560 0.448 0.00125

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
Alcorn State 99.39 13 36 0.265 0.420 0.237
Arkansas-Pine Bluff 122.42 22 25 0.468 0.401 0.334
Grambling State 3.41 17 27 0.386 0.396 0.292
Jackson State 143.84 25 26 0.490 0.365 0.336
Louisiana-Monroe 34.24 20 35 0.364 0.551 0.320
Northwestern State 59.98 33 22 0.600 0.547 0.437
Stephen F. Austin State 134.00 27 28 0.491 0.523 0.376

Potential Opponents, > 150 Miles and < 300 Miles

Opponent Distance W L WP OWP Contribution
Arkansas 258.53 26 29 0.473 0.552 0.374
Arkansas State 255.38 27 27 0.500 0.526 0.382
Arkansas-Little Rock 153.06 26 26 0.500 0.530 0.383
Baylor 269.58 24 27 0.471 0.564 0.376
Central Arkansas 176.74 28 25 0.528 0.526 0.396
Dallas Baptist 250.19 37 17 0.685 0.535 0.476
Houston 250.81 34 22 0.607 0.533 0.437
Houston Baptist 259.03 24 29 0.453 0.485 0.348
Lamar 191.81 35 17 0.673 0.508 0.464
Louisiana State 170.18 40 17 0.702 0.596 0.500
Louisiana-Lafayette 164.05 37 19 0.661 0.571 0.473
McNeese State 166.18 29 23 0.558 0.500 0.404
Memphis 236.76 19 37 0.339 0.503 0.295
Mississippi 220.03 41 16 0.719 0.582 0.505
Mississippi State 232.60 40 14 0.741 0.570 0.513
New Orleans 231.24 30 24 0.556 0.539 0.413
Nicholls State 218.85 26 30 0.464 0.498 0.357
Prairie View A&M 259.58 8 32 0.200 0.394 0.199
Rice 253.68 32 20 0.615 0.560 0.448
Sam Houston State 211.27 37 19 0.661 0.509 0.458
South Alabama 291.90 38 18 0.679 0.516 0.469
Southeastern Louisiana 189.69 36 18 0.667 0.514 0.462
Southern 163.52 10 31 0.244 0.421 0.227
Southern Mississippi 211.12 36 18 0.667 0.551 0.471
Texas A&M 254.67 41 13 0.759 0.583 0.525
Texas Christian 274.97 38 14 0.731 0.539 0.500
Texas Southern 251.65 19 24 0.442 0.407 0.323
Texas-Arlington 260.96 29 26 0.527 0.532 0.397
Tulane 233.06 38 17 0.691 0.528 0.477

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