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
8.6
BPI Def Leader
Virginia
5.9
BPI Leader
Michigan State
12.3
7-Day RK CHG Leader
Eastern Illinois
29
RKTEAMCONFW-LBPI OffBPI DefBPI7-Day RK CHG
1Texas TechTTUBig 123-04.55.49.95
2BaylorBAYBig 121-16.43.09.44
3Iowa StateISUBig 122-16.62.79.32
4KansasKUBig 121-15.13.99.0--
5Oklahoma StateOKSTBig 123-05.02.57.511
6TexasTEXBig 123-03.34.17.44
7TCUTCUBig 122-04.22.36.4--
8Kansas StateKSUBig 123-01.15.26.36
9OklahomaOKLABig 123-02.92.95.92
10West VirginiaWVUBig 121-02.61.64.2--

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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