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

Last updated: Sun May 1 06:56:30 2016

Team Components

Opponents' Winning % OWP 0.532
Opponents' Opponents' Winning % OOWP 0.531
Strength of Schedule OWP / 2 + OOWP / 4 0.39875


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 9 27 0.250 0.515 0.254 -0.00337
Youngstown State Western Kentucky 9 27 0.250 0.515 0.254 -0.00337
Youngstown State Western Kentucky 9 27 0.250 0.515 0.254 -0.00337
Cincinnati neutral 21 21 0.500 0.545 0.386 -0.00030
South Alabama neutral 32 11 0.744 0.510 0.499 0.00233
Georgia Georgia 22 21 0.512 0.646 0.417 0.00042
Belmont Belmont 24 18 0.571 0.409 0.388 -0.00025
Lipscomb Western Kentucky 22 21 0.512 0.443 0.367 -0.00074
Jacksonville State Jacksonville State 27 14 0.659 0.515 0.458 0.00138
Jacksonville State Jacksonville State 27 14 0.659 0.515 0.458 0.00138
Jacksonville State Jacksonville State 27 14 0.659 0.515 0.458 0.00138
Tennessee Tennessee 24 19 0.558 0.558 0.419 0.00047
Albany Western Kentucky 16 20 0.444 0.471 0.340 -0.00137
Albany Western Kentucky 16 20 0.444 0.471 0.340 -0.00137
Albany Western Kentucky 16 20 0.444 0.471 0.340 -0.00137
Kentucky Kentucky 26 16 0.619 0.567 0.451 0.00122
Old Dominion Old Dominion 26 16 0.619 0.544 0.446 0.00110
Old Dominion Old Dominion 26 16 0.619 0.544 0.446 0.00110
Old Dominion Old Dominion 26 16 0.619 0.544 0.446 0.00110
Austin Peay State Western Kentucky 25 16 0.610 0.528 0.437 0.00089
Middle Tennessee State Western Kentucky 17 26 0.395 0.560 0.338 -0.00141
Middle Tennessee State Western Kentucky 17 26 0.395 0.560 0.338 -0.00141
Middle Tennessee State Western Kentucky 17 26 0.395 0.560 0.338 -0.00141
Louisville Western Kentucky 34 9 0.791 0.581 0.541 0.00331
Alabama-Birmingham Alabama-Birmingham 17 23 0.425 0.580 0.357 -0.00097
Alabama-Birmingham Alabama-Birmingham 17 23 0.425 0.580 0.357 -0.00097
Alabama-Birmingham Alabama-Birmingham 17 23 0.425 0.580 0.357 -0.00097
Evansville Western Kentucky 23 16 0.590 0.498 0.419 0.00047
Louisiana Tech Western Kentucky 25 13 0.658 0.513 0.457 0.00135
Louisiana Tech Western Kentucky 25 13 0.658 0.513 0.457 0.00135
Louisiana Tech Western Kentucky 25 13 0.658 0.513 0.457 0.00135
Louisville Louisville 34 9 0.791 0.581 0.541 0.00331
Rice Rice 26 14 0.650 0.569 0.467 0.00159
Rice Rice 26 14 0.650 0.569 0.467 0.00159
Rice Rice 26 14 0.650 0.569 0.467 0.00159
Belmont Western Kentucky 24 18 0.571 0.409 0.388 -0.00025
Evansville Evansville 23 16 0.590 0.498 0.419 0.00047
Texas-San Antonio Western Kentucky 14 25 0.359 0.559 0.319 -0.00185
Texas-San Antonio Western Kentucky 14 25 0.359 0.559 0.319 -0.00185
Texas-San Antonio Western Kentucky 14 25 0.359 0.559 0.319 -0.00185
Lipscomb Lipscomb 22 21 0.512 0.443 0.367 -0.00074
Florida International Western Kentucky 21 23 0.477 0.560 0.379 -0.00046
Florida International Western Kentucky 21 23 0.477 0.560 0.379 -0.00046
Florida International Western Kentucky 21 23 0.477 0.560 0.379 -0.00046

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 25 16 0.610 0.528 0.437
Belmont 60.73 24 18 0.571 0.409 0.388
Eastern Kentucky 129.55 19 25 0.432 0.468 0.333
Evansville 90.32 23 16 0.590 0.498 0.419
Kentucky 129.51 26 16 0.619 0.567 0.451
Lipscomb 63.69 22 21 0.512 0.443 0.367
Louisville 92.70 34 9 0.791 0.581 0.541
Middle Tennessee State 78.41 17 26 0.395 0.560 0.338
Murray State 105.68 20 21 0.488 0.468 0.361
Tennessee Tech 76.58 21 18 0.538 0.413 0.372
Tennessee-Martin 140.71 13 26 0.333 0.487 0.288
Vanderbilt 61.16 32 10 0.762 0.536 0.515

Potential Opponents, > 150 Miles and < 300 Miles

Opponent Distance W L WP OWP Contribution
Alabama 268.06 24 19 0.558 0.563 0.420
Alabama A&M 152.31 11 35 0.239 0.368 0.211
Alabama-Birmingham 240.93 17 23 0.425 0.580 0.357
Appalachian State 269.77 12 31 0.279 0.503 0.265
Arkansas State 246.84 20 22 0.476 0.527 0.370
Ball State 230.40 26 17 0.605 0.441 0.413
Butler 198.39 10 29 0.256 0.458 0.242
Cincinnati 182.24 21 21 0.500 0.545 0.386
Clemson 257.46 26 14 0.650 0.587 0.472
Dayton 226.03 16 28 0.364 0.472 0.300
East Tennessee State 231.81 17 24 0.415 0.428 0.315
Eastern Illinois 196.03 5 35 0.125 0.523 0.193
Furman 266.07 17 24 0.415 0.553 0.346
Gardner-Webb 293.19 30 15 0.667 0.440 0.444
Georgia 272.45 22 21 0.512 0.646 0.417
Georgia State 258.77 18 21 0.462 0.460 0.346
Georgia Tech 250.25 28 14 0.667 0.571 0.476
IPFW 294.85 17 22 0.436 0.417 0.322
Illinois 235.39 21 18 0.538 0.523 0.400
Illinois State 279.72 13 28 0.317 0.486 0.280
Indiana 151.58 25 16 0.610 0.465 0.421
Indiana State 180.02 26 16 0.619 0.504 0.435
Jacksonville State 221.61 27 14 0.659 0.515 0.458
Kennesaw State 229.58 20 23 0.465 0.499 0.357
Marshall 280.79 22 17 0.564 0.528 0.414
Memphis 233.13 14 28 0.333 0.494 0.290
Miami, Ohio 198.34 20 21 0.488 0.481 0.364
Mississippi 249.89 32 12 0.727 0.598 0.513
Mississippi State 276.59 29 13 0.690 0.605 0.496
Morehead State 185.99 25 18 0.581 0.503 0.416
North Carolina-Asheville 236.28 14 27 0.341 0.423 0.276
Northern Kentucky 178.22 15 28 0.349 0.462 0.290
Ohio 286.44 17 23 0.425 0.439 0.322
Ohio State 279.64 27 14 0.659 0.463 0.445
Purdue 240.07 7 33 0.175 0.527 0.219
Samford 243.95 24 19 0.558 0.532 0.412
South Carolina-Upstate 285.83 18 23 0.439 0.447 0.331
Southeast Missouri State 170.90 29 12 0.707 0.488 0.475
Southern Illinois 159.57 23 18 0.561 0.500 0.406
Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 230.96 8 29 0.216 0.539 0.243
St. Louis 235.18 17 24 0.415 0.433 0.316
Tennessee 157.77 24 19 0.558 0.558 0.419
Western Carolina 216.78 22 19 0.537 0.510 0.396
Wofford 289.29 25 20 0.556 0.480 0.398
Wright State 233.57 30 12 0.714 0.457 0.471
Xavier 184.56 17 26 0.395 0.519 0.327

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