Omni Rankingsô 2015-2016 Men's college basketball ratings through 4/4/16 games
Southland 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 Stephen F. Austin 84.75 26 85.03 69.03 66.54 269 24 6 18 0 L1 9-1 10 0 9 4 5 2 1 2 0 3 23 1 vs West Virginia 94.01 at Baylor 63.57
2 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 67.78 192 69.90 67.09 66.02 287 23 8 15 3 L2 7-3 11 1 10 6 2 1 0 6 0 1 23 1 vs Incarnate Word 74.75 at Louisiana Lafayette 60.10
3 Sam Houston State 66.39 216 68.37 63.74 65.20 309 15 15 12 6 L2 6-4 7 4 6 9 2 2 0 4 0 3 15 8 vs Central Arkansas 78.55 at UTEP 57.56
4 Incarnate Word 62.59 264 66.39 61.03 65.82 296 14 11 12 6 W2 6-4 7 2 7 9 0 0 0 5 0 0 14 6 at St. John's 80.05 at Stephen F. Austin 53.72
5 Houston Baptist 60.08 297 65.00 55.71 66.78 259 13 17 10 8 L2 3-7 8 3 4 11 1 3 0 3 0 6 13 8 at Northwestern State 74.66 vs Stephen F. Austin 53.86
6 Southeastern Louisiana 59.13 308 61.16 57.05 64.85 319 10 21 9 9 L1 7-3 7 3 2 15 1 3 0 4 0 3 10 14 vs Lamar 72.29 at Nicholls State 49.50
7 Abilene Christian 58.29 319 58.59 50.35 64.46 322 9 18 8 10 L2 4-6 6 5 2 12 1 1 0 1 0 4 9 13 at Colorado State 66.29 at Portland 47.76
8 Nicholls State 57.57 323 57.57 52.74 66.97 253 8 23 6 12 L1 5-5 5 4 1 17 2 2 0 3 0 6 8 14 vs Southeastern Louisiana 66.26 vs Stephen F. Austin 47.30
9 New Orleans 57.57 324 62.68 56.57 64.26 323 7 20 6 12 L1 2-8 4 5 3 14 0 1 0 1 0 3 7 16 at Massachusetts 69.54 at Central Arkansas 43.97
10 Central Arkansas 57.44 325 62.10 55.23 66.31 279 7 21 6 12 L4 4-6 4 6 2 14 1 1 0 3 0 3 7 15 vs New Orleans 75.71 at Sam Houston State 50.21
11 Northwestern State 57.29 328 61.99 54.26 66.41 275 5 19 5 13 L3 4-6 4 6 1 13 0 0 0 4 0 3 5 12 at Baylor 67.71 vs Houston Baptist 44.01
12 McNeese State 56.53 331 61.38 55.02 64.10 326 7 19 7 11 L1 4-6 5 5 2 13 0 1 0 3 0 4 7 12 at UCLA 64.01 at Nicholls State 49.21
13 Lamar 55.95 335 66.15 55.95 62.56 346 7 19 3 15 L4 1-9 3 9 4 10 0 0 0 2 0 2 7 15 vs UT Rio Grande Valley 71.71 at Southeastern Louisiana 46.05
Southland top performances Southland surprise performances Southland upset wins
Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating
1 Stephen F. Austin vs West Virginia W 70 - 56 94.01 1 Central Arkansas vs New Orleans W 112 - 77 17.75 1 Nicholls State vs Hampton W 84 - 81 11.57
2 Stephen F. Austin vs Houston Baptist W 104 - 68 88.86 2 Incarnate Word at St. John's W 73 - 51 17.07 2 Incarnate Word at St. John's W 73 - 51 10.96
3 Stephen F. Austin at Northwestern State W 95 - 55 88.73 3 Abilene Christian at Colorado State L 100 - 108 2OT 15.94 3 New Orleans at Bradley W 64 - 51 9.73
4 Stephen F. Austin vs Texas A&M-Corpus Christi W 82 - 60 87.88 4 Houston Baptist at Northwestern State W 99 - 73 15.64 4 Houston Baptist vs UC Riverside W 72 - 59 9.06
5 Stephen F. Austin at Sam Houston State W 85 - 64 87.52 5 Southeastern Louisiana vs Lamar W 98 - 70 14.88 5 Nicholls State at Central Arkansas W 68 - 64 7.69
6 Stephen F. Austin at Incarnate Word W 84 - 58 86.36 6 Sam Houston State vs Central Arkansas W 105 - 75 11.89 6 Nicholls State vs Incarnate Word W 71 - 60 7.10
7 Stephen F. Austin at Nicholls State W 88 - 53 85.56 7 Southeastern Louisiana at Cincinnati L 49 - 64 11.83 7 New Orleans at Lamar W 68 - 64 6.26
8 Stephen F. Austin vs Incarnate Word W 84 - 46 85.46 8 New Orleans at Bradley W 64 - 51 11.71 8 McNeese State at Central Arkansas W 85 - 77 6.11
9 Stephen F. Austin vs Houston Baptist W 82 - 54 83.29 9 Houston Baptist vs UC Riverside W 72 - 59 11.38 9 Stephen F. Austin vs West Virginia W 70 - 56 5.91
10 Stephen F. Austin vs Notre Dame L 75 - 76 82.87 10 Nicholls State at New Mexico L 63 - 75 10.97 10 Sam Houston State at Incarnate Word W 78 - 72 5.58
Southland standings Southland tournament bracket Most probable outcome realized Most probable outcome unrealized
(Abilene Christian, Central Arkansas, and Incarnate Word ineligible)
Conference Overall 1 Stephen F. Austin
Rank Team W L W L  
1 Stephen F. Austin 18 0 24 6 4 Houston Baptist @ Katy, TX Stephen F. Austin
2 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 15 3 23 8      
3 Sam Houston State 12 6 15 15 5 Southeastern Louisiana @ Katy, TX Houston Baptist  
4 Incarnate Word 12 6 14 11      
5 Houston Baptist 10 8 13 17 @ Katy, TX Southeastern Louisiana @ Katy, TX Stephen F. Austin
6 Southeastern Louisiana 9 9 10 21     2016 Southland
7 Abilene Christian 8 10 9 18 8 New Orleans 2 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi   Men's Basketball
8 McNeese State 7 11 7 19     Tournament Champion
9 Nicholls State 6 12 8 23 3 Sam Houston State @ Katy, TX Texas A&M-Corpus Christi  
10 New Orleans 6 12 7 20    
11 Central Arkansas 6 12 7 21 6 McNeese State @ Katy, TX Sam Houston State
12 Northwestern State 5 13 5 19    
13 Lamar 3 15 7 19 @ Katy, TX Nicholls State
 
7 Nicholls State
Southland tournament probabilities Outcome realized Outcome unrealized
Probabilities based on pre-tournament ratings and projected tournament bracket
Reaching Reaching Winning
Seed Team semifinals final tournament
1 Stephen F. Austin 100.00% 95.92% 83.12%
2 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 100.00% 62.12% 10.83%
3 Sam Houston State 81.76% 35.24% 4.99%
4 Houston Baptist 56.17% 2.53% 0.62%
5 Southeastern Louisiana 23.20% 0.85% 0.18%
6 McNeese State 8.57% 1.20% 0.05%
7 Nicholls State 9.67% 1.43% 0.06%
8 New Orleans 20.64% 0.70% 0.14% © Omni Rankings