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
Missouri
14
BPI Def Leader
Wisconsin
15.9
BPI Leader
Ohio State
20.3
7-Day RK CHG Leader
Ohio State
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RKTEAMCONFW-LBPI OffBPI DefBPI7-Day RK CHG
1MontanaMONTBig Sky25-7-0.65.34.8--
2Weber StateWEBBig Sky25-76.7-2.14.6--
3Portland StatePRSTBig Sky17-155.1-5.6-0.5--
4Eastern WashingtonEWUBig Sky15-171.6-2.8-1.1--
5Northern ColoradoUNCOBig Sky9-192.8-7.0-4.2--
6Montana StateMTSTBig Sky12-17-0.6-5.1-5.7--
7Sacramento StateSACBig Sky10-18-4.3-2.9-7.3--
8Idaho StateIDSTBig Sky9-21-2.4-6.1-8.5--
9Northern ArizonaNAUBig Sky5-24-6.4-4.4-10.8--

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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