UCLA Moves Down in Rankings, Still #1 in RPI

UCLA moves down in the AP Poll and the USA Today/ESPN Coaches Poll but, more importantly, it stays #1 in the Ratings Percentage Index, which is instrumental for the NCAA Tournament Committee in determining the seeding for the Big Dance...

Week 18 AP Top 25
 1. Ohio State (70) 27-3 1,798
 2. Kansas (2) 27-4 1,706
 3. Wisconsin 27-4 1,599
 4. UCLA 26-4 1,583
 5. Memphis 27-3 1,481
 6. Florida 26-5 1,433
 7. Texas A&M 25-5 1,383
 8. North Carolina 25-6 1,331
 9. Georgetown 23-6 1,205
10. Nevada 27-3 1,013
11. Washington State 24-6 986
12. Louisville 22-8 892
13. Pittsburgh 25-6 882
14. Southern Illinois 27-6 878
15. Texas 22-8 868
16. Oregon 23-7 662
17. Maryland 24-7 639
18. Marquette 23-8 536
19. Butler 27-5 517
20. Notre Dame 23-6 442
21. Duke 22-9 284
22. Tennessee 22-9 243
23. Brigham Young 23-7 186
24. Winthrop 28-4 162
25. UNLV 25-6 125
OTHERS RECEIVING VOTES
Vanderbilt 124, Virginia 104, Xavier 68, Creighton 53, Arizona 42, USC 25, Virginia Commonwealth 21, Georgia Tech 20, Indiana 18, Air Force 17, Virginia Tech 16, Massachusetts 11, Villanova 9, Michigan State 8, Davidson 6, Akron 4, Kansas State 4, Kentucky 3, Appalachian State 3, Fresno State 3, Syracuse 3, Washington 2, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 1, Vermont 1.
DROPPED FROM RANKINGS
Vanderbilt 19, Virginia Tech 21, USC 23, Air Force 25.
Week 18 ESPN/USA Today Poll
 1. Ohio State (30) 27-3 774
 2. Kansas (1) 27-4 731
 3. UCLA 26-4 678
 4. Wisconsin 27-4 675
 5. Memphis 27-3 641
 6. Florida 26-5 629
 7. Texas A&M 25-5 594
 8. North Carolina 25-6 557
 9. Georgetown 23-6 502
10. Nevada 27-3 438
11. Pittsburgh 25-6 418
12. Washington State 24-6 413
13. Southern Illinois 27-6 355
14. Texas 22-8 347
15. Louisville 22-8 313
16. Notre Dame 23-6 303
17. Butler 27-5 283
18. Oregon 23-7 254
19. Marquette 23-8 192
20. Maryland 24-7 191
21. Duke 22-9 118
22. Winthrop 28-4 114
23. Brigham Young 23-7 83
24. Virginia 20-9 81
25. UNLV 25-6 58
OTHERS RECEIVING VOTES
Davidson 49, Creighton 47, Vanderbilt 44, Air Force 33, Virginia Tech 32, Tennessee 25, Arizona 23, West Virginia 18, USC 16, Virginia Commonwealth 10, Syracuse 9, Villanova 7, Xavier 7, Michigan State 5, Boston College 3, Vermont 3, Indiana 1, Massachusetts 1.
DROPPED FROM RANKINGS
Air Force 20, Virginia Tech 21, Vanderbilt 23, USC 24.
 


2007 College Basketball Ratings Percentage Index (RPI)

This is a re-creation of the Ratings Percentage Index for NCAA men's college basketball.
The basic RPI formula is 1/4*(Winning Percentage) + 1/2*(Opponents' Average Winning Percentage) + 1/4*(Opponents' Opponents' Winning Percentage)

Through games of Sunday, March 4th

Rk. School W L RPI SOS Rank SOS
1 UCLA 26 4 0.6766 6 0.6024
2 Ohio State 27 3 0.6633 20 0.5757
3 North Carolina 25 6 0.6522 5 0.6034
4 Wisconsin 27 4 0.6487 41 0.5647
5 Pittsburgh 25 6 0.6455 8 0.5925
6 Southern Illinois 26 6 0.6381 31 0.5698
7 Memphis 27 3 0.6361 70 0.5482
8 Florida 26 5 0.6330 44 0.5630
9 UNLV 24 6 0.6328 37 0.5668
10 Texas A&M 25 5 0.6303 52 0.5590
11 Arizona 20 9 0.6287 2 0.6177
12 Kansas 27 4 0.6284 61 0.5531
13 Kentucky 20 10 0.6282 1 0.6230
14 Maryland 24 7 0.6280 10 0.5892
15 Tennessee 22 9 0.6278 4 0.6070
16 Duke 22 9 0.6253 3 0.6147
17 Georgetown 23 6 0.6211 35 0.5688
18 Villanova 20 9 0.6180 7 0.5938
19 Nevada 26 3 0.6165 117 0.5198
20 Brigham Young 22 7 0.6157 67 0.5506
21 Air Force 22 7 0.6100 71 0.5478
22 Michigan State 21 10 0.6097 9 0.5918
23 Indiana 20 9 0.6092 39 0.5663
24 Creighton 22 10 0.6081 18 0.5765
25 Marquette 22 8 0.6069 16 0.5785
26 Virginia Tech 19 10 0.6054 15 0.5804
27 Butler 25 5 0.6028 103 0.5260
28 Texas 22 8 0.6021 56 0.5569
29 Xavier 23 7 0.6019 86 0.5398
30 Washington State 24 6 0.6009 93 0.5326
31 Boston College 19 10 0.5977 11 0.5882
31 Texas Tech 20 11 0.5977 19 0.5764
33 Oregon 23 7 0.5972 83 0.5421
Rk. School W L RPI SOS Rank SOS
34 Illinois 21 10 0.5963 23 0.5737
35 Old Dominion 24 8 0.5922 90 0.5347
36 Purdue 20 10 0.5918 45 0.5626
37 Oklahoma State 19 10 0.5913 33 0.5692
38 Davidson 28 4 0.5907 188 0.4885
39 Georgia Tech 20 10 0.5906 23 0.5737
40 Louisville 21 8 0.5898 40 0.5651
41 Notre Dame 23 6 0.5895 114 0.5212
42 Virginia 19 9 0.5893 42 0.5646
43 Clemson 21 9 0.5892 46 0.5625
44 Missouri State 21 10 0.5867 43 0.5639
45 Vanderbilt 19 10 0.5862 17 0.5771
46 Bradley 20 12 0.5861 21 0.5756
47 Virginia Commonwealth 26 6 0.5860 131 0.5121
48 Appalachian State 22 7 0.5858 141 0.5077
49 Alabama 20 10 0.5850 48 0.5618
50 Florida State 19 11 0.5849 25 0.5736
51 Winthrop 24 4 0.5846 224 0.4756
52 Drexel 22 8 0.5839 94 0.5318
53 Massachusetts 23 7 0.5824 137 0.5094
54 San Diego State 19 9 0.5820 81 0.5432
55 Syracuse 21 9 0.5799 50 0.5604
56 Arkansas 18 12 0.5795 12 0.5862
57 DePaul 17 12 0.5793 29 0.5712
58 Michigan 20 11 0.5791 36 0.5670
59 Holy Cross 24 8 0.5782 154 0.5024
60 West Virginia 20 8 0.5781 100 0.5273
61 Kansas State 21 10 0.5772 91 0.5344
62 Stanford 18 11 0.5749 26 0.5723
63 Gonzaga 22 10 0.5747 87 0.5394
64 Mississippi 19 11 0.5740 69 0.5483
65 Southern California 21 10 0.5731 60 0.5535

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