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 Leader
Virginia
29-3
SOS Leader
North Carolina
27-6
SOR Leader
Duke
29-5
NCAAM RPI Leader
Virginia
29-3
RKTEAMCONFW-LBPI RKSOS RKSOR RKRPI RK
51WashingtonWASHPac-1226-8517132--
52LipscombLIPASUN25-75217661--
53Seton HallHALLBig East20-13533741--
54DaytonDAYA 1021-11549277--
55MinnesotaMINNBig Ten21-13551830--
56VermontUVMAm. East27-65624460--
57FurmanFURSouthern25-75715356--
58New Mexico StateNMSUWAC30-45830349--
59ToledoTOLMAC W25-75918563--
60Arizona StateASUPac-1222-10607354--
61San FranciscoSFWCC21-106113690--
62LibertyLIBASUN28-66226262--
63AlabamaALASEC18-15632555--
64ButlerBUTBig East16-16645581--
65ArkansasARKSEC17-15655976--
66MemphisMEMAmerican21-13667073--
67East Tennessee StateETSUSouthern24-96712869--
68Fresno StateFRESMW23-96814675--
69ProvidencePROVBig East18-15696074--
70St. John'sSJUBig East21-12706353--
71MiamiMIAACC14-187139107--
72TempleTEMAmerican23-9727847--
73NorthwesternNWBig Ten13-197340120--
74XavierXAVBig East18-15745367--
75HofstraHOFCAA27-77529280--
76YaleYALEIvy22-77617368--
77DavidsonDAVA 1024-97711966--
78UNC GreensboroUNCGSouthern28-67812033--
79South CarolinaSCSEC16-16792972--
80NortheasternNECAA23-108013278--
81ColoradoCOLOPac-1221-128112399--
82UC IrvineUCIBig West30-58225952--
83South Dakota StateSDSTSummit24-883324118--
84RutgersRUTGBig Ten14-17842179--
85MissouriMIZSEC15-17854488--
86San DiegoUSDWCC21-14868395--
87USCUSCPac-1216-178784144--
88GeorgetownGTWNBig East19-13886265--
89Notre DameNDACC14-198938116--
90Oregon StateORSTPac-1218-139087102--
91IllinoisILLBig Ten12-21918101--
92West VirginiaWVUBig 1214-20921589--
93Northern KentuckyNKUHorizon26-893305100--
94PittsburghPITTACC14-199447123--
95Wichita StateWICHAmerican19-14956683--
96BYUBYUWCC19-13967285--
97ArizonaARIZPac-1217-159765105--
98Saint LouisSLUA 1023-12989582--
99Georgia SouthernGASOSun Belt21-1299168121--
100UConnCONNAmerican16-1710064131--

Glossary

  • 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).

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