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NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|1||Western KentuckyWKU||Sun Belt||25-9||106||161||68||--|
|2||Middle TennesseeMTSU||Sun Belt||18-14||132||291||189||--|
|3||Little RockUALR||Sun Belt||23-8||140||295||95||--|
|4||North TexasUNT||Sun Belt||20-12||159||242||132||--|
|5||South AlabamaSALA||Sun Belt||20-13||169||274||166||--|
|6||Arkansas StateARST||Sun Belt||13-17||198||279||251||--|
|10||Florida AtlanticFAU||Sun Belt||6-26||284||150||314||--|
|11||Florida InternationalFIU||Sun Belt||13-20||287||177||255||--|
|12||New OrleansUNO||Sun Belt||11-19||299||314||290||--|
|13||UL MonroeULM||Sun Belt||10-20||302||284||291||--|
- 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).