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.

RKTEAMCONFW-LProj W-LConf W-LProj Conf W-LWin Conf (Reg)Rem SOS RK
101NortheasternNECAA9-818.5-11.53-212.5-5.513%254
102Western KentuckyWKUC-USA8-816.7-10.31-212.3-5.730.3%242
103Holy CrossHCPatriot11-719.0-12.02-310.0-8.06.7%253
104IndianaINDBig Ten12-518.9-12.13-39.9-10.1<0.1%12
105SMUSMUAmerican11-518.3-11.73-110.3-7.73.8%66
106PennsylvaniaPENNIvy10-618.3-11.70-27.3-6.710.8%141
107LouisvilleLOUACC11-518.8-12.22-19.8-8.20.2%16
108Kent StateKENTMAC E13-418.7-12.32-27.7-10.3<0.1%101
109LouisianaULSun Belt11-618.7-12.32-29.7-8.32.1%197
110Seton HallHALLBig East12-618.1-11.93-39.1-8.91.7%60
111ValparaisoVALMVC11-718.6-12.44-111.6-6.424%239
112Bowling GreenBGSUMAC E12-518.5-12.54-010.5-7.51.2%112
113PrincetonPRINIvy9-516.1-10.92-08.1-5.922.3%175
114ColoradoCOLOPac-1210-617.8-12.21-38.9-9.11%98
115ColgateCOLGPatriot10-718.3-12.72-210.2-7.88.5%244
116Kansas StateKSUBig 1212-418.2-12.82-27.7-10.30.3%25
117MinnesotaMINNBig Ten13-318.2-12.83-28.2-11.8<0.1%6
118Southern MissUSMC-USA10-715.2-10.82-39.4-8.60.8%207
119South FloridaUSFAmerican12-517.4-12.62-37.4-10.6<0.1%73
120CreightonCREIBig East10-718.0-13.01-38.9-9.11.3%63
121UL MonroeULMSun Belt9-717.4-12.62-210.4-7.64.1%200
122LamarLAMSouthland8-917.9-13.11-310.9-7.17.3%330
123DelawareDELCAA12-717.8-13.24-29.8-8.20.6%291
124San DiegoUSDWCC12-617.8-13.21-26.8-9.2<0.1%65
125UABUABC-USA10-715.5-11.52-29.4-8.60.6%192

Glossary

  • Proj W-L: Projected overall W-L, accounting for results to date and BPI-based projections for remaining scheduled games. It is the average W-L from the season simulations.
  • Proj Conf W-L: Projected Conference W-L, accounting for results to date and BPI-based projections for remaining scheduled games. It is the average conference W-L from the season simulations.
  • Win Conf (Reg): Chance to at least share the best conference W-L record in a team's conference based on simulations. No tie-breaking is applied.
  • Rem SOS RK: Remaining Strength of Schedule rank among all Division I teams based on how a typical top 25 team would do against each team's future schedule. SOS accounts for the game location, day's rest, travel distance, and high altitude in addition to opponent strength.

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