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

Last updated: Wed May 25 06:58:11 2016

Team Components

Opponents' Winning % OWP 0.539
Opponents' Opponents' Winning % OOWP 0.527
Strength of Schedule OWP / 2 + OOWP / 4 0.40125


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 0.502 0.260 -0.00262
Youngstown State Western Kentucky 14 38 0.269 0.502 0.260 -0.00262
Youngstown State Western Kentucky 14 38 0.269 0.502 0.260 -0.00262
Cincinnati neutral 26 28 0.481 0.542 0.376 -0.00047
South Alabama neutral 38 18 0.679 0.516 0.469 0.00125
Georgia Georgia 27 29 0.482 0.627 0.398 -0.00006
Belmont Belmont 31 25 0.554 0.448 0.389 -0.00023
Lipscomb Western Kentucky 30 25 0.545 0.453 0.386 -0.00028
Jacksonville State Jacksonville State 32 22 0.593 0.512 0.424 0.00042
Jacksonville State Jacksonville State 32 22 0.593 0.512 0.424 0.00042
Jacksonville State Jacksonville State 32 22 0.593 0.512 0.424 0.00042
Tennessee Tennessee 29 27 0.518 0.553 0.397 -0.00008
Albany Western Kentucky 21 28 0.429 0.465 0.331 -0.00130
Albany Western Kentucky 21 28 0.429 0.465 0.331 -0.00130
Albany Western Kentucky 21 28 0.429 0.465 0.331 -0.00130
Kentucky Kentucky 32 24 0.571 0.556 0.424 0.00042
Old Dominion Old Dominion 32 22 0.593 0.524 0.427 0.00048
Old Dominion Old Dominion 32 22 0.593 0.524 0.427 0.00048
Old Dominion Old Dominion 32 22 0.593 0.524 0.427 0.00048
Austin Peay State Western Kentucky 32 21 0.604 0.495 0.426 0.00046
Middle Tennessee State Western Kentucky 20 35 0.364 0.551 0.320 -0.00150
Middle Tennessee State Western Kentucky 20 35 0.364 0.551 0.320 -0.00150
Middle Tennessee State Western Kentucky 20 35 0.364 0.551 0.320 -0.00150
Louisville Western Kentucky 46 10 0.821 0.582 0.556 0.00287
Alabama-Birmingham Alabama-Birmingham 21 34 0.382 0.560 0.331 -0.00130
Alabama-Birmingham Alabama-Birmingham 21 34 0.382 0.560 0.331 -0.00130
Alabama-Birmingham Alabama-Birmingham 21 34 0.382 0.560 0.331 -0.00130
Evansville Western Kentucky 26 25 0.510 0.506 0.382 -0.00036
Louisiana Tech Western Kentucky 37 16 0.698 0.500 0.474 0.00135
Louisiana Tech Western Kentucky 37 16 0.698 0.500 0.474 0.00135
Louisiana Tech Western Kentucky 37 16 0.698 0.500 0.474 0.00135
Louisville Louisville 46 10 0.821 0.582 0.556 0.00287
Rice Rice 32 20 0.615 0.560 0.448 0.00087
Rice Rice 32 20 0.615 0.560 0.448 0.00087
Rice Rice 32 20 0.615 0.560 0.448 0.00087
Belmont Western Kentucky 31 25 0.554 0.448 0.389 -0.00023
Evansville Evansville 26 25 0.510 0.506 0.382 -0.00036
Texas-San Antonio Western Kentucky 17 34 0.333 0.548 0.303 -0.00182
Texas-San Antonio Western Kentucky 17 34 0.333 0.548 0.303 -0.00182
Texas-San Antonio Western Kentucky 17 34 0.333 0.548 0.303 -0.00182
Lipscomb Lipscomb 30 25 0.545 0.453 0.386 -0.00028
Florida International Western Kentucky 27 27 0.500 0.557 0.389 -0.00023
Florida International Western Kentucky 27 27 0.500 0.557 0.389 -0.00023
Florida International Western Kentucky 27 27 0.500 0.557 0.389 -0.00023
Vanderbilt Vanderbilt 41 15 0.732 0.567 0.508 0.00198
Southern Mississippi Southern Mississippi 36 18 0.667 0.551 0.471 0.00129
Southern Mississippi Southern Mississippi 36 18 0.667 0.551 0.471 0.00129
Southern Mississippi Southern Mississippi 36 18 0.667 0.551 0.471 0.00129
Marshall Western Kentucky 32 19 0.627 0.521 0.444 0.00079
Marshall Western Kentucky 32 19 0.627 0.521 0.444 0.00079
Marshall Western Kentucky 32 19 0.627 0.521 0.444 0.00079
Florida Atlantic Florida Atlantic 37 15 0.712 0.519 0.486 0.00157
Florida Atlantic Florida Atlantic 37 15 0.712 0.519 0.486 0.00157
Florida Atlantic Florida Atlantic 37 15 0.712 0.519 0.486 0.00157

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 32 21 0.604 0.495 0.426
Belmont 60.73 31 25 0.554 0.448 0.389
Eastern Kentucky 129.55 24 31 0.436 0.478 0.338
Evansville 90.32 26 25 0.510 0.506 0.382
Kentucky 129.51 32 24 0.571 0.556 0.424
Lipscomb 63.69 30 25 0.545 0.453 0.386
Louisville 92.70 46 10 0.821 0.582 0.556
Middle Tennessee State 78.41 20 35 0.364 0.551 0.320
Murray State 105.68 25 28 0.472 0.486 0.357
Tennessee Tech 76.58 31 22 0.585 0.442 0.403
Tennessee-Martin 140.71 18 34 0.346 0.482 0.293
Vanderbilt 61.16 41 15 0.732 0.567 0.508

Potential Opponents, > 150 Miles and < 300 Miles

Opponent Distance W L WP OWP Contribution
Alabama 268.06 31 24 0.564 0.549 0.419
Alabama A&M 152.31 12 44 0.214 0.405 0.208
Alabama-Birmingham 240.93 21 34 0.382 0.560 0.331
Appalachian State 269.77 18 36 0.333 0.502 0.292
Arkansas State 246.84 27 27 0.500 0.526 0.382
Ball State 230.40 32 24 0.571 0.442 0.396
Butler 198.39 12 40 0.231 0.499 0.240
Cincinnati 182.24 26 28 0.481 0.542 0.376
Clemson 257.46 38 18 0.679 0.582 0.485
Dayton 226.03 19 36 0.345 0.489 0.295
East Tennessee State 231.81 26 28 0.481 0.429 0.348
Eastern Illinois 196.03 12 39 0.235 0.483 0.238
Furman 266.07 27 28 0.491 0.526 0.377
Gardner-Webb 293.19 36 19 0.655 0.435 0.436
Georgia 272.45 27 29 0.482 0.627 0.398
Georgia State 258.77 23 30 0.434 0.485 0.338
Georgia Tech 250.25 35 20 0.636 0.579 0.463
IPFW 294.85 27 24 0.529 0.402 0.365
Illinois 235.39 28 23 0.549 0.551 0.412
Illinois State 279.72 17 35 0.327 0.512 0.291
Indiana 151.58 31 22 0.585 0.497 0.417
Indiana State 180.02 34 19 0.642 0.512 0.449
Jacksonville State 221.61 32 22 0.593 0.512 0.424
Kennesaw State 229.58 29 25 0.537 0.492 0.392
Marshall 280.79 32 19 0.627 0.521 0.444
Memphis 233.13 19 37 0.339 0.504 0.295
Miami, Ohio 198.34 26 27 0.491 0.474 0.364
Mississippi 249.89 40 16 0.714 0.584 0.503
Mississippi State 276.59 40 14 0.741 0.569 0.513
Morehead State 185.99 30 25 0.545 0.503 0.398
North Carolina-Asheville 236.28 16 38 0.296 0.445 0.259
Northern Kentucky 178.22 20 33 0.377 0.470 0.306
Ohio 286.44 23 29 0.442 0.442 0.332
Ohio State 279.64 38 17 0.691 0.488 0.467
Purdue 240.07 10 44 0.185 0.529 0.225
Samford 243.95 32 24 0.571 0.496 0.409
South Carolina-Upstate 285.83 22 30 0.423 0.481 0.332
Southeast Missouri State 170.90 34 18 0.654 0.494 0.451
Southern Illinois 159.57 30 23 0.566 0.507 0.410
Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 230.96 9 40 0.184 0.498 0.216
St. Louis 235.18 24 29 0.453 0.457 0.341
Tennessee 157.77 29 27 0.518 0.553 0.397
Western Carolina 216.78 25 28 0.472 0.522 0.366
Wofford 289.29 30 26 0.536 0.476 0.387
Wright State 233.57 41 15 0.732 0.467 0.483
Xavier 184.56 27 28 0.491 0.529 0.378

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