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NCAA Division I Baseball -- RPI-Based Schedule Analysis for Pittsburgh

Last updated: Thu May 5 06:58:17 2016

Team Components

Opponents' Winning % OWP 0.558
Opponents' Opponents' Winning % OOWP 0.529
Strength of Schedule OWP / 2 + OOWP / 4 0.41125


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
Niagara neutral 15 26 0.366 0.457 0.297 -0.00293
Ohio State neutral 28 15 0.651 0.454 0.439 0.00071
Toledo neutral 10 34 0.227 0.494 0.237 -0.00447
Niagara neutral 15 26 0.366 0.457 0.297 -0.00293
Grambling State Grambling State 17 20 0.459 0.413 0.333 -0.00201
Grambling State Grambling State 17 20 0.459 0.413 0.333 -0.00201
Grambling State Grambling State 17 20 0.459 0.413 0.333 -0.00201
New Orleans New Orleans 26 17 0.605 0.543 0.438 0.00069
New Orleans New Orleans 26 17 0.605 0.543 0.438 0.00069
New Orleans New Orleans 26 17 0.605 0.543 0.438 0.00069
North Carolina North Carolina 29 15 0.659 0.595 0.478 0.00171
North Carolina North Carolina 29 15 0.659 0.595 0.478 0.00171
North Carolina North Carolina 29 15 0.659 0.595 0.478 0.00171
Kent State Kent State 32 11 0.744 0.454 0.485 0.00189
Florida State Pittsburgh 29 13 0.690 0.618 0.499 0.00225
Florida State Pittsburgh 29 13 0.690 0.618 0.499 0.00225
Florida State Pittsburgh 29 13 0.690 0.618 0.499 0.00225
Boston College Pittsburgh 24 17 0.585 0.543 0.428 0.00043
Boston College Pittsburgh 24 17 0.585 0.543 0.428 0.00043
Boston College Pittsburgh 24 17 0.585 0.543 0.428 0.00043
Kent State Pittsburgh 32 11 0.744 0.454 0.485 0.00189
Clemson Clemson 28 15 0.651 0.599 0.475 0.00163
Clemson Clemson 28 15 0.651 0.599 0.475 0.00163
Clemson Clemson 28 15 0.651 0.599 0.475 0.00163
Penn State Penn State 25 20 0.556 0.512 0.406 -0.00013
Georgia Tech Pittsburgh 30 14 0.682 0.570 0.484 0.00187
Georgia Tech Pittsburgh 30 14 0.682 0.570 0.484 0.00187
West Virginia West Virginia 24 19 0.558 0.499 0.404 -0.00019
Virginia Tech Virginia Tech 15 31 0.326 0.539 0.298 -0.00290
Virginia Tech Virginia Tech 15 31 0.326 0.539 0.298 -0.00290
Virginia Tech Virginia Tech 15 31 0.326 0.539 0.298 -0.00290
Youngstown State Youngstown State 10 28 0.263 0.524 0.263 -0.00380
Miami, Ohio Pittsburgh 21 22 0.488 0.493 0.367 -0.00113
Miami, Ohio Pittsburgh 21 22 0.488 0.493 0.367 -0.00113
Miami, Ohio Pittsburgh 21 22 0.488 0.493 0.367 -0.00113
Virginia Pittsburgh 31 17 0.646 0.599 0.473 0.00158
Virginia Pittsburgh 31 17 0.646 0.599 0.473 0.00158
Virginia Pittsburgh 31 17 0.646 0.599 0.473 0.00158
Maryland-Eastern Shore Pittsburgh 14 30 0.318 0.373 0.252 -0.00408
Maryland-Eastern Shore Pittsburgh 14 30 0.318 0.373 0.252 -0.00408

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 91.79 0.000
James Madison 149.80 18 26 0.409 0.501 0.330
Kent State 86.39 32 11 0.744 0.454 0.485
Mount St. Mary's 148.37 11 29 0.275 0.367 0.229
Ohio 137.47 20 23 0.465 0.455 0.346
Penn State 113.70 25 20 0.556 0.512 0.406
St. Bonaventure 136.59 20 18 0.526 0.387 0.360
West Virginia 54.88 24 19 0.558 0.499 0.404
Youngstown State 67.49 10 28 0.263 0.524 0.263

Potential Opponents, > 150 Miles and < 300 Miles

Opponent Distance W L WP OWP Contribution
Ball State 287.71 27 18 0.600 0.439 0.410
Binghamton 236.51 20 20 0.500 0.488 0.372
Bowling Green State 201.85 15 28 0.349 0.439 0.284
Bucknell 164.82 17 32 0.347 0.451 0.286
Buffalo 186.44 14 26 0.350 0.462 0.290
Canisius 180.41 25 20 0.556 0.414 0.382
Cincinnati 257.93 21 23 0.477 0.551 0.376
Coppin State 194.25 11 32 0.256 0.352 0.216
Cornell 227.29 14 22 0.389 0.454 0.308
Dayton 229.25 16 29 0.356 0.481 0.298
Delaware 229.51 26 18 0.591 0.458 0.410
Delaware State 250.19 11 33 0.250 0.448 0.237
Eastern Kentucky 298.36 21 25 0.457 0.466 0.345
Eastern Michigan 228.35 17 24 0.415 0.501 0.333
George Mason 179.52 15 29 0.341 0.465 0.287
George Washington 187.92 20 25 0.444 0.484 0.343
Georgetown 178.67 21 24 0.467 0.497 0.358
IPFW 272.72 17 23 0.425 0.419 0.317
Kentucky 294.44 27 18 0.600 0.554 0.439
LaSalle 255.40 13 32 0.289 0.456 0.259
Lafayette 248.87 14 29 0.326 0.465 0.279
Lehigh 242.23 21 27 0.438 0.437 0.328
Liberty 217.74 22 23 0.489 0.523 0.375
Longwood 233.53 25 20 0.556 0.480 0.398
Marshall 169.76 24 17 0.585 0.520 0.422
Maryland 189.48 24 19 0.558 0.564 0.420
Maryland-Baltimore County 191.51 20 20 0.500 0.449 0.362
Maryland-Eastern Shore 275.91 14 30 0.318 0.373 0.252
Miami, Ohio 260.42 21 22 0.488 0.493 0.367
Michigan 232.79 30 12 0.714 0.521 0.487
Michigan State 282.04 30 11 0.732 0.488 0.488
Morehead State 241.65 25 20 0.556 0.511 0.406
Navy 210.19 37 12 0.755 0.410 0.480
Niagara 189.74 15 26 0.366 0.457 0.297
Northern Kentucky 258.27 16 29 0.356 0.468 0.295
Oakland 227.68 17 17 0.500 0.465 0.366
Ohio State 164.17 28 15 0.651 0.454 0.439
Pennsylvania 254.21 19 22 0.463 0.430 0.339
Princeton 279.87 22 18 0.550 0.514 0.404
Radford 230.62 14 30 0.318 0.552 0.297
Richmond 236.98 23 18 0.561 0.465 0.397
Rider 274.99 14 27 0.341 0.475 0.289
Rutgers 290.24 23 22 0.511 0.559 0.395
St. Joseph's 250.96 22 18 0.550 0.487 0.397
Temple 251.99 0.000
Toledo 206.33 10 34 0.227 0.494 0.237
Towson 191.90 17 28 0.378 0.484 0.310
VMI 185.45 18 30 0.375 0.478 0.307
Villanova 247.48 15 28 0.349 0.494 0.298
Virginia 183.07 31 17 0.646 0.599 0.473
Virginia Commonwealth 239.69 30 16 0.652 0.494 0.450
Virginia Tech 224.31 15 31 0.326 0.539 0.298
Wake Forest 298.56 27 17 0.614 0.564 0.448
William and Mary 278.86 22 22 0.500 0.532 0.383
Wright State 220.37 30 13 0.698 0.459 0.464
Xavier 255.57 19 26 0.422 0.511 0.339

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