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

Last updated: Wed May 7 10:47:38 2014

Team Components

Opponents' Winning % OWP 0.553
Opponents' Opponents' Winning % OOWP 0.537
Strength of Schedule OWP / 2 + OOWP / 4 0.41075


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
Western Carolina Mississippi State 32 14 0.696 0.479 0.468 0.00117
Western Carolina Mississippi State 32 14 0.696 0.479 0.468 0.00117
Western Carolina Mississippi State 32 14 0.696 0.479 0.468 0.00117
Memphis Mississippi State 25 24 0.510 0.532 0.388 -0.00046
Holy Cross Mississippi State 13 31 0.295 0.527 0.279 -0.00269
Holy Cross Mississippi State 13 31 0.295 0.527 0.279 -0.00269
Holy Cross Mississippi State 13 31 0.295 0.527 0.279 -0.00269
Holy Cross Mississippi State 13 31 0.295 0.527 0.279 -0.00269
Mount St. Mary's Mississippi State 15 22 0.405 0.474 0.321 -0.00183
Mount St. Mary's Mississippi State 15 22 0.405 0.474 0.321 -0.00183
Michigan State Mississippi State 25 20 0.556 0.494 0.402 -0.00018
Eastern Illinois Mississippi State 15 30 0.333 0.560 0.306 -0.00214
Michigan State Mississippi State 25 20 0.556 0.494 0.402 -0.00018
Eastern Illinois Mississippi State 15 30 0.333 0.560 0.306 -0.00214
South Alabama Mississippi State 21 26 0.447 0.525 0.355 -0.00114
Arizona Arizona 18 28 0.391 0.555 0.334 -0.00157
UC Santa Barbara neutral 27 14 0.659 0.502 0.455 0.00090
UC Santa Barbara neutral 27 14 0.659 0.502 0.455 0.00090
Arizona neutral 18 28 0.391 0.555 0.334 -0.00157
Southern Illinois Mississippi State 22 26 0.458 0.483 0.350 -0.00124
Georgia Georgia 23 23 0.500 0.605 0.401 -0.00020
Georgia Georgia 23 23 0.500 0.605 0.401 -0.00020
Georgia Georgia 23 23 0.500 0.605 0.401 -0.00020
Vanderbilt Mississippi State 36 13 0.735 0.568 0.509 0.00201
Vanderbilt Mississippi State 36 13 0.735 0.568 0.509 0.00201
Vanderbilt Mississippi State 36 13 0.735 0.568 0.509 0.00201
Southeast Missouri State Mississippi State 30 16 0.652 0.452 0.439 0.00058
Arkansas Mississippi State 30 20 0.600 0.543 0.436 0.00052
Arkansas Mississippi State 30 20 0.600 0.543 0.436 0.00052
Arkansas Mississippi State 30 20 0.600 0.543 0.436 0.00052
Louisiana State Louisiana State 35 13 0.729 0.543 0.500 0.00182
Louisiana State Louisiana State 35 13 0.729 0.543 0.500 0.00182
Louisiana State Louisiana State 35 13 0.729 0.543 0.500 0.00182
Southern Mississippi neutral 28 21 0.571 0.530 0.418 0.00015
Mississippi Mississippi State 35 14 0.714 0.562 0.497 0.00176
Mississippi Mississippi State 35 14 0.714 0.562 0.497 0.00176
Mississippi Mississippi State 35 14 0.714 0.562 0.497 0.00176
Alcorn State Mississippi State 10 39 0.204 0.447 0.214 -0.00402
Missouri Missouri 20 27 0.426 0.559 0.353 -0.00118
Missouri Missouri 20 27 0.426 0.559 0.353 -0.00118
Missouri Missouri 20 27 0.426 0.559 0.353 -0.00118
Mississippi neutral 35 14 0.714 0.562 0.497 0.00176
Texas A&M Mississippi State 30 19 0.612 0.567 0.448 0.00076
Texas A&M Mississippi State 30 19 0.612 0.567 0.448 0.00076
Texas A&M Mississippi State 30 19 0.612 0.567 0.448 0.00076
Jacksonville State Mississippi State 26 21 0.553 0.503 0.402 -0.00018
Auburn Auburn 26 23 0.531 0.571 0.408 -0.00006
Auburn Auburn 26 23 0.531 0.571 0.408 -0.00006
Auburn Auburn 26 23 0.531 0.571 0.408 -0.00006

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
Alabama 74.64 31 18 0.633 0.571 0.459
Alabama-Birmingham 114.27 30 16 0.652 0.484 0.447
Jackson State 114.69 22 23 0.489 0.374 0.338
Memphis 130.38 25 24 0.510 0.532 0.388
Mississippi 75.06 35 14 0.714 0.562 0.497
Samford 115.16 29 20 0.592 0.531 0.429

Potential Opponents, > 150 Miles and < 300 Miles

Opponent Distance W L WP OWP Contribution
Alabama A&M 156.06 19 29 0.396 0.423 0.304
Alabama State 164.10 34 19 0.642 0.426 0.427
Alcorn State 174.92 10 39 0.204 0.447 0.214
Arkansas State 195.90 27 20 0.574 0.557 0.426
Arkansas-Little Rock 220.41 21 26 0.447 0.521 0.354
Arkansas-Pine Bluff 190.67 20 24 0.455 0.401 0.328
Auburn 200.44 26 23 0.531 0.571 0.408
Austin Peay State 227.49 19 30 0.388 0.502 0.320
Belmont 217.52 19 27 0.413 0.504 0.333
Central Arkansas 237.33 23 21 0.523 0.513 0.390
Georgia State 260.36 22 25 0.468 0.528 0.366
Georgia Tech 254.08 29 20 0.592 0.584 0.442
Grambling State 235.94 14 30 0.318 0.384 0.255
Jacksonville State 175.39 26 21 0.553 0.503 0.402
Kennesaw State 245.20 26 20 0.565 0.529 0.415
Lipscomb 214.66 27 22 0.551 0.478 0.395
Louisiana State 253.48 35 13 0.729 0.543 0.500
Louisiana Tech 232.60 15 29 0.341 0.529 0.303
Louisiana-Lafayette 294.46 43 7 0.860 0.511 0.558
Louisiana-Monroe 200.05 20 30 0.400 0.543 0.336
Middle Tennessee State 215.09 24 24 0.500 0.537 0.384
Murray State 220.01 18 25 0.419 0.475 0.328
New Orleans 248.33 10 32 0.238 0.512 0.247
Nicholls State 280.15 26 23 0.531 0.493 0.389
Northwestern State 276.88 26 21 0.553 0.496 0.401
South Alabama 194.79 21 26 0.447 0.525 0.355
Southeast Missouri State 269.30 30 16 0.652 0.452 0.439
Southeastern Louisiana 226.46 29 21 0.580 0.492 0.413
Southern 246.81 10 25 0.286 0.385 0.239
Southern Illinois 294.05 22 26 0.458 0.483 0.350
Southern Mississippi 150.51 28 21 0.571 0.530 0.418
Tennessee Tech 264.19 35 13 0.729 0.414 0.468
Tennessee-Martin 198.99 8 36 0.182 0.495 0.215
Troy 201.36 21 27 0.438 0.504 0.345
Tulane 255.09 21 25 0.457 0.531 0.361
Vanderbilt 216.78 36 13 0.735 0.568 0.509
Western Kentucky 276.59 27 22 0.551 0.528 0.408

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