College Basketball Power Index

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The College Basketball Power Index (BPI) is a measure of team strength that is meant to be the best predictor of performance going forward. BPI represents how many points above or below average a team is. Strength of Record (SOR) is a measure of team accomplishment based on how difficult a team's W-L record is to achieve. Game predictions account for opponent strength, pace of play, site, travel distance, day's rest and altitude, and are used to simulate the season 10,000 times to produce season projections. Numbers update daily.

BPI Off Leader
North Carolina
9.5
BPI Def Leader
Virginia
6.7
BPI Leader
North Carolina
13.2
7-Day RK CHG Leader
Liberty
31
RKTEAMCONFW-LBPI OffBPI DefBPI7-Day RK CHG
1UC IrvineUCIBig West3-0-0.21.31.13
2UC Santa BarbaraUCSBBig West2-1-0.30.70.420
3CSU FullertonCSFBig West1-1-0.50.90.411
4Long Beach StateLBSUBig West1-2-0.7-0.1-0.711
5Hawai'iHAWBig West2-1-2.20.3-1.910
6UC DavisUCDBig West0-3-3.50.3-3.216
7UC RiversideUCRBig West0-3-3.9-1.4-5.33
8Cal PolyCPBig West1-1-3.1-3.2-6.32
9CSU NorthridgeCSUNBig West0-2-2.6-4.2-6.81

Glossary

  • BPI Off: BPI Offense measures a team's offensive strength compared an average offense on a scale of points per 70 possessions.
  • BPI Def: BPI Defense measures a team's defensive strength compared an average defense on a scale of points per 70 possessions.
  • BPI: Basketball Power Index measures a team's true strength going forward; expected point margin per 70 possessions vs an average opponent on a neutral court. BPI = BPI OFF + BPI DEF.
  • 7-Day RK CHG: Team's BPI rank change from seven days ago.

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