Omni Rankingsô 2015-2016 Men's college basketball ratings through 4/4/16 games
MEAC 15-16 14-15 13-14 -5
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Home court factor = 3.26 Record vs D-I teams
Season range Schedule strength Overall Conference Home Road Neutral vs 1-50 vs 51-150 vs 151+
Rank Team Rating D-I rank Max Min Rating D-I rank W L W L Streak Last 10 W L W L W L W L W L W L Highest single-game rating Lowest single-game rating
1 Hampton 64.47 242 70.96 61.95 63.94 328 20 11 13 3 L1 8-2 8 2 8 7 4 2 0 2 1 4 19 5 vs Savannah State 77.74 vs Princeton 52.97
2 Norfolk State 63.84 252 66.35 62.04 65.21 307 15 17 12 4 L2 6-4 7 2 7 10 1 5 0 1 0 8 15 8 at Coppin State 78.78 at Morgan State 54.17
3 South Carolina State 62.27 269 62.45 55.83 63.66 335 17 15 12 4 L2 6-4 8 1 6 12 3 2 0 0 0 7 17 8 at Kansas State 71.43 at Bethune-Cookman 51.47
4 Morgan State 59.69 303 60.26 55.15 63.83 330 8 22 6 10 L1 4-6 5 6 2 15 1 1 0 2 0 2 8 18 vs Coppin State 72.94 vs Rider 48.86
5 North Carolina Central 59.18 306 64.06 59.10 62.06 350 10 19 7 9 L1 5-5 5 5 3 12 2 2 0 1 0 2 10 16 at Savannah State 71.52 at Delaware State 51.88
6 Maryland Eastern Shore 58.34 318 61.55 55.60 65.88 294 9 22 7 9 L1 4-6 6 4 3 17 0 1 0 4 0 4 9 14 vs Howard 67.57 vs Fairfield 44.32
7 Bethune-Cookman 58.27 320 60.64 54.12 62.36 348 12 18 10 6 L2 7-3 7 2 5 13 0 3 0 1 0 4 12 13 vs Florida A&M 69.72 vs Sam Houston State 47.76
8 Coppin State 57.31 327 57.99 53.33 65.95 291 7 22 6 10 L1 4-6 3 7 3 14 1 1 0 4 0 3 7 15 vs Howard 68.71 at Morgan State 41.20
9 Howard 56.75 330 71.53 56.59 64.22 325 10 20 6 10 L3 2-8 6 7 2 12 2 1 0 1 1 4 9 15 vs William & Mary 76.31 at Coppin State 46.69
10 Savannah State 56.11 334 59.65 54.26 62.67 345 14 16 9 7 L2 7-3 10 3 2 12 2 1 0 3 0 1 14 12 at Oregon 64.58 vs Hampton 42.74
11 North Carolina A&T 54.64 341 58.43 52.11 63.26 340 10 21 7 9 L1 5-5 8 5 2 13 0 3 0 2 0 3 10 16 vs Howard 63.60 at Virginia Tech 46.67
12 Delaware State 52.29 349 57.07 50.87 64.88 316 5 25 5 11 L5 3-7 4 7 1 17 0 1 0 1 0 7 5 17 vs North Carolina Central 60.21 at Bethune-Cookman 42.11
13 Florida A&M 50.24 351 51.05 45.20 60.58 351 6 21 4 12 L3 2-8 4 6 1 14 1 1 0 0 0 2 6 19 at Hampton 57.75 at Bethune-Cookman 39.27
MEAC top performances MEAC surprise performances MEAC upset wins
Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating
1 Norfolk State at Coppin State W 88 - 56 78.78 1 Morgan State vs Coppin State W 83 - 43 15.96 1 North Carolina A&T vs Howard W 66 - 63 12.51
2 Hampton vs Savannah State W 89 - 55 77.74 2 Norfolk State at Coppin State W 88 - 56 15.74 2 Florida A&M at Maryland Eastern Shore W 81 - 80 2OT 12.17
3 Howard vs William & Mary W 79 - 77 76.31 3 Hampton vs Savannah State W 89 - 55 15.40 3 Florida A&M vs Southeastern Louisiana W 67 - 64 12.10
4 Howard vs Central Arkansas W 73 - 54 74.61 4 South Carolina State at Kansas State L 66 - 68 13.60 4 Bethune-Cookman at Norfolk State W 72 - 70 11.57
5 Hampton vs Louisiana Monroe W 75 - 64 74.03 5 Coppin State vs Howard W 90 - 66 13.16 5 South Carolina State at Miami (OH) W 71 - 67 11.26
6 Hampton at American W 61 - 48 73.93 6 Morgan State vs Howard W 83 - 63 12.78 6 Howard vs William & Mary W 79 - 77 9.85
7 Hampton vs Appalachian State W 82 - 61 73.58 7 North Carolina Central at Savannah State W 69 - 46 12.12 7 Savannah State at South Carolina State W 60 - 57 9.82
8 Morgan State vs Coppin State W 83 - 43 72.94 8 Coppin State at Akron L 71 - 77 11.75 8 Delaware State vs Norfolk State W 67 - 64 9.35
9 Norfolk State vs Hampton W 83 - 63 72.44 9 Bethune-Cookman vs Florida A&M W 88 - 56 11.69 9 Delaware State at Coppin State W 71 - 67 9.06
10 Norfolk State vs North Carolina Central W 66 - 47 72.44 10 North Carolina Central vs Bethune-Cookman W 90 - 66 11.65 10 North Carolina A&T at North Carolina Central W 67 - 63 OT 8.71
MEAC standings MEAC tournament bracket Most probable outcome realized Most probable outcome unrealized
(Florida A&M ineligible)
Conference Overall 1 Hampton
Rank Team W L W L  
1 Hampton 13 3 20 11
2 Norfolk State 12 4 15 17
3 South Carolina State 12 4 17 15 @ Norfolk, VA Hampton
4 Bethune-Cookman 10 6 12 18  
5 Savannah State 9 7 14 16 8 Maryland Eastern Shore  
6 North Carolina Central 7 9 10 19    
7 Maryland Eastern Shore 7 9 9 22 @ Norfolk, VA Morgan State  
8 North Carolina A&T 7 9 10 21
9 Morgan State 6 10 8 22 9 Morgan State
10 Coppin State 6 10 7 22
11 Howard 6 10 10 20 @ Norfolk, VA Hampton
12 Delaware State 5 11 5 25  
13 Florida A&M 4 12 6 21  
 
4 Bethune-Cookman  
MEAC tournament probabilities Outcome realized Outcome unrealized      
Probabilities based on pre-tournament ratings and projected tournament bracket    
Reaching Reaching Winning    
Seed Team semifinals final tournament @ Norfolk, VA Savannah State  
1 Hampton 61.53% 40.03% 20.29%
2 Norfolk State 68.65% 44.85% 29.29% 5 Savannah State
3 South Carolina State 66.12% 29.81% 16.43%  
4 Bethune-Cookman 59.82% 25.30% 9.84% @ Norfolk, VA Savannah State
5 Savannah State 30.85% 11.77% 4.12%
6 North Carolina A&T 10.25% 2.46% 0.78% 12 Delaware State
7 North Carolina Central 22.06% 11.27% 5.75%
8 Maryland Eastern Shore 18.39% 9.79% 3.80% @ Norfolk, VA Hampton
9 Morgan State 20.08% 10.96% 4.39% 2016 MEAC
10 Howard 9.29% 3.62% 1.40% Men's Basketball
11 Coppin State 23.63% 7.99% 3.45% Tournament Champion
12 Delaware State 9.33% 2.14% 0.45% 2 Norfolk State
 
@ Norfolk, VA Norfolk State
   
7 North Carolina Central    
     
@ Norfolk, VA North Carolina Central    
 
10 Howard  
 
@ Norfolk, VA South Carolina State
3 South Carolina State
   
 
 
@ Norfolk, VA South Carolina State
6 North Carolina A&T
 
@ Norfolk, VA Coppin State
11 Coppin State © Omni Rankings