Omni Rankingsô 2016-2017 Men's college basketball ratings
Conference USA 16-17 15-16 14-15 -5
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Home court factor = 2.86 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 Middle Tennessee 81.61 48 82.00 71.89 70.36 143 30 5 17 1 L1 9-1 12 2 11 2 7 1 2 1 11 1 17 3 vs UTEP 88.87 vs Tennessee State 66.16
2 Louisiana Tech 75.55 90 79.66 73.38 66.42 273 21 10 14 4 L1 8-2 13 2 6 7 2 1 0 2 2 4 19 4 vs Southeastern Louisiana 85.32 vs Marshall 65.14
3 Old Dominion 72.75 122 77.38 70.93 69.28 171 19 12 12 6 L2 6-4 11 4 7 5 1 3 0 3 4 5 15 4 vs Louisville 85.69 at UTSA 60.73
4 Marshall 71.47 143 76.27 69.11 70.20 148 19 15 10 8 L1 6-4 12 3 4 11 3 1 0 4 5 5 14 6 at FIU 83.22 vs UTEP 54.26
5 Rice 70.86 152 78.06 70.80 67.65 235 21 12 11 7 L1 6-4 11 6 9 5 1 1 0 2 3 5 18 5 at James Madison 88.84 vs Southern Miss 63.51
6 UTEP 69.17 181 70.34 58.82 67.85 225 14 17 12 6 L1 7-3 7 8 5 6 2 3 1 2 2 8 11 7 at Marshall 81.35 vs Northwestern State 51.66
7 UAB 67.47 197 72.88 67.47 68.82 191 16 16 9 9 L1 3-7 10 5 4 9 2 2 0 4 4 7 12 5 vs Southern Miss 81.52 at Texas 57.82
8 WKU 66.13 215 67.22 61.32 68.46 203 15 17 9 9 L1 4-6 11 3 4 12 0 2 0 3 1 7 14 7 at Indiana State 80.03 vs Washington 52.92
9 Charlotte 65.24 231 71.70 64.88 69.32 168 12 17 7 11 L2 3-7 9 5 3 11 0 1 0 3 3 6 9 8 vs North Texas 75.14 at Old Dominion 58.03
10 UTSA 64.85 243 64.99 60.67 68.44 205 12 19 8 10 L1 4-6 9 3 2 15 1 1 0 3 4 5 8 11 vs Old Dominion 76.84 at Southern Miss 51.16
11 FIU 64.27 253 65.23 59.63 68.40 208 5 24 3 15 W1 2-8 4 9 1 13 0 2 0 3 0 5 5 16 vs North Florida 74.20 vs Florida Atlantic 52.19
12 Florida Atlantic 61.84 283 66.53 61.68 69.09 182 8 20 6 12 L3 3-7 3 9 5 8 0 3 0 3 2 5 6 12 at Ohio State 74.32 vs Middle Tennessee 54.63
13 Southern Miss 59.53 306 60.20 52.06 68.44 206 7 22 6 12 L2 3-7 6 6 1 12 0 4 0 2 1 5 6 15 at North Texas 72.72 vs Mississippi State 45.05
14 North Texas 58.92 308 60.49 55.36 67.67 234 6 22 2 16 L4 2-8 5 11 1 11 0 0 0 2 0 7 6 13 vs Delaware State 72.62 vs Southern Miss 45.63
C-USA top performances C-USA surprise performances C-USA upset wins
Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating
1 Middle Tennessee vs UTEP W 82 - 56 88.87 1 UTEP at Marshall W 91 - 68 20.32 1 Florida Atlantic at Ohio State W 79 - 77 OT 20.11
2 Middle Tennessee vs Vanderbilt W 71 - 48 88.35 2 WKU at Indiana State W 77 - 59 17.41 2 UTSA at Louisiana Tech W 69 - 68 18.30
3 Middle Tennessee at Florida Atlantic W 86 - 57 88.05 3 North Texas vs Delaware State W 73 - 40 17.10 3 UTEP at Marshall W 91 - 68 16.41
4 Middle Tennessee at WKU W 78 - 52 87.89 4 Southern Miss at North Texas W 76 - 53 14.47 4 WKU at Indiana State W 77 - 59 15.86
5 Middle Tennessee vs Florida Atlantic W 93 - 59 87.28 5 UTSA vs Old Dominion W 73 - 55 14.10 5 UTEP vs Middle Tennessee W 57 - 54 12.39
6 Middle Tennessee vs Minnesota W 81 - 72 86.47 6 Southern Miss vs UTSA W 77 - 59 13.82 6 Southern Miss vs Marshall W 91 - 76 10.89
7 Old Dominion vs Louisville L 62 - 68 OT 85.69 7 Southern Miss vs Marshall W 91 - 76 13.35 7 Florida Atlantic at Old Dominion W 65 - 61 10.49
8 Louisiana Tech vs Southeastern Louisiana W 88 - 59 85.32 8 Old Dominion at UAB W 83 - 62 12.53 8 UAB at Rice W 88 - 81 OT 10.25
9 Louisiana Tech vs Grambling W 89 - 55 84.84 9 Marshall vs Louisiana Tech W 93 - 77 11.99 9 UTEP at Rice W 79 - 71 9.74
10 Middle Tennessee at Ole Miss W 77 - 62 84.53 10 UTSA vs UAB W 82 - 67 11.73 10 UTSA vs Old Dominion W 73 - 55 9.23
C-USA standings C-USA tournament bracket Most probable outcome realized Most probable outcome unrealized
Conference Overall 1 Middle Tennessee
Rank Team W L W L  
1 Middle Tennessee 17 1 30 5 8 WKU @ Birmingham, AL Middle Tennessee
2 Louisiana Tech 14 4 21 10      
3 Old Dominion 12 6 19 12 @ Birmingham, AL UTSA  
4 UTEP 12 6 14 17    
5 Rice 11 7 21 12 9 UTSA @ Birmingham, AL Middle Tennessee
6 Marshall 10 8 19 15    
7 UAB 9 9 16 16 4 UTEP    
8 WKU 9 9 15 17      
9 UTSA 8 10 12 19 5 Rice @ Birmingham, AL UTEP  
10 Charlotte 7 11 12 17      
11 Florida Atlantic 6 12 8 20 @ Birmingham, AL Rice  
12 Southern Miss 6 12 7 22    
13 FIU 3 15 5 24 12 Southern Miss @ Birmingham, AL Middle Tennessee
14 North Texas 2 16 6 22   2017 C-USA
2 Louisiana Tech   Men's Basketball
    Tournament Champion
C-USA tournament probabilities Outcome realized Outcome unrealized 7 UAB @ Birmingham, AL Louisiana Tech  
Probabilities based on current ratings and tournament bracket        
Reaching Reaching Winning @ Birmingham, AL UAB    
Seed Team semifinals final tournament      
1 Middle Tennessee 88.45% 70.28% 47.96% 10 Charlotte @ Birmingham, AL Marshall
2 Louisiana Tech 75.23% 51.10% 25.20%  
3 Old Dominion 68.84% 29.42% 10.91% 3 Old Dominion  
4 UTEP 48.08% 11.33% 3.87%    
5 Rice 49.11% 14.17% 5.80% 6 Marshall @ Birmingham, AL Marshall
6 Marshall 26.18% 7.97% 2.09%    
7 UAB 19.94% 9.36% 2.84% @ Birmingham, AL Marshall
8 WKU 7.28% 2.69% 0.69%  
9 UTSA 4.27% 1.31% 0.27% 11 Florida Atlantic
10 Charlotte 4.83% 1.41% 0.25%
11 Florida Atlantic 4.97% 0.74% 0.09%
12 Southern Miss 2.81% 0.22% 0.02% © Omni Rankings