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
Villanova
15.5
BPI Def Leader
Virginia
13.2
BPI Leader
Villanova
22.8
7-Day RK CHG Leader
North Texas
8
RKTEAMCONFW-LBPI OffBPI DefBPI7-Day RK CHG
76BuffaloBUFFMAC E27-95.31.46.71
77GeorgiaUGASEC18-150.75.96.73
78IndianaINDBig Ten16-152.93.76.63
79BelmontBELOVC24-95.60.96.51
80Boston CollegeBCACC19-164.91.56.41
81BucknellBUCKPatriot25-103.82.66.41
82BYUBYUWCC24-112.34.06.32
83St. John'SSJUBig East16-170.65.66.3--
84Fresno StFRESMW21-113.92.36.2--
85UNC GreensboroUNCGSouthern27-80.16.06.1--
86TempleTEMAmerican17-163.03.06.0--
87South Dakota StSDSTSummit28-76.0-0.15.92
88East Tennessee StETSUSouthern25-90.75.25.9--
89VanderbiltVANSEC12-206.0-0.25.81
90IowaIOWABig Ten14-197.4-1.65.81
91South CarolinaSCARSEC17-16-0.46.15.74
92Utah ValleyUVUWAC23-113.51.95.4--
93Wake ForestWAKEACC11-204.31.05.3--
94NortheasternNECAA23-102.32.75.0--
95Iowa StateISUBig 1213-183.11.54.61
96StanfordSTANPac-1219-161.23.34.51
97IllinoisILLBig Ten14-182.71.84.52
98UNLVUNLVMW20-134.9-0.54.53
99Georgia StGASTSun Belt24-112.02.44.41
100PennsylvaniaPENNIvy24-9-0.14.34.21

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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