How we rank the top seven conferences in college basketball
We evaluated the top seven conferences in college basketball based on four distinct factors.
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NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|2||St. Francis (PA)SFPA||NEC||18-13||203||306||201||171|
|5||Mt. St. Mary'sMSM||NEC||18-14||246||343||228||226|
|7||St. Francis (BKN)SFBK||NEC||13-18||302||345||296||270|
- BPI RK: Rank in the Basketball Power Index (BPI) among all Division I teams.
- SOS RK: Strength of Schedule (SOS) rank among all Division I teams based on how a typical 25th ranked team would do against each team's schedule to date. SOS accounts for the game location, day's rest, travel distance, and high altitude in addition to opponent strength.
- SOR RK: Rank of Strength of Record (SOR) among all Division I teams. SOR reflects the chance a typical 25th ranked team would have team's record or better, given the schedule on a 0 to 100 scale, where 100 is best.
- RPI RK: Team's rank in official NCAA Ratings Percentage Index (RPI).