Omni Rankingsô 2016-2017 Men's college basketball ratings through 4/3/17 games
MEAC 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 North Carolina Central 69.19 180 71.63 62.95 60.59 350 22 9 13 3 L1 7-3 8 2 11 6 3 1 0 0 2 3 20 6 at Missouri 79.39 at North Carolina A&T 56.72
2 Norfolk State 59.85 305 62.70 56.82 63.01 338 15 17 12 4 L2 6-4 8 2 5 12 2 3 0 3 0 5 15 9 vs Howard 65.14 vs Bucknell 50.34
3 Hampton 58.78 310 59.52 55.05 61.66 341 12 17 11 5 L2 6-4 7 4 5 10 0 3 0 1 1 4 11 12 at South Carolina State 73.21 at Appalachian State 49.34
4 Savannah State 58.39 317 58.39 52.26 63.47 334 11 16 10 6 W3 6-4 5 4 6 10 0 2 0 2 0 5 11 9 at North Carolina Central 65.36 vs Georgia Southern 48.38
5 Morgan State 57.85 322 60.88 55.48 60.80 346 13 16 11 5 L2 5-5 8 5 5 10 0 1 0 0 0 4 13 12 vs North Carolina A&T 69.31 at Bowling Green 46.94
6 Maryland Eastern Shore 56.65 331 61.52 56.65 63.96 327 12 20 9 7 L1 6-4 5 4 5 14 2 2 0 3 0 5 12 12 vs South Carolina State 69.10 vs North Carolina Central 48.45
7 South Carolina State 54.71 335 59.77 53.65 65.93 293 9 20 7 9 L1 4-6 4 4 4 14 1 2 0 5 1 3 8 12 at Furman 67.37 vs Hampton 39.80
8 Howard 54.56 336 59.63 52.05 63.30 337 8 24 5 11 L1 5-5 4 6 2 16 2 2 0 2 0 6 8 16 vs American 67.28 vs Florida A&M 45.43
9 Delaware State 54.17 337 57.81 50.75 63.58 332 8 22 7 9 L1 5-5 2 7 6 14 0 1 0 2 1 1 7 19 at St. John's 69.42 at North Texas 40.72
10 Bethune-Cookman 54.14 338 57.26 52.67 61.24 344 8 22 6 10 L1 6-4 5 6 2 14 1 2 0 0 0 3 8 19 at San Diego 62.29 vs North Carolina Central 43.77
11 Florida A&M 52.96 342 54.18 49.17 60.78 347 5 23 5 11 L6 2-8 2 9 3 11 0 3 0 1 0 1 5 21 at Howard 60.94 at Southeastern Louisiana 41.55
12 Coppin State 52.46 343 57.19 48.64 63.79 330 7 23 7 9 L3 3-7 4 5 3 16 0 2 0 1 0 6 7 16 vs South Carolina State 61.20 at Mount St. Mary's 40.27
13 North Carolina A&T 48.80 348 56.84 47.27 62.45 339 1 29 1 15 L1 1-9 1 10 0 18 0 1 0 1 0 3 1 25 at Massachusetts 62.69 at Howard 35.79
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 North Carolina Central at Missouri W 62 - 52 79.39 1 Hampton at South Carolina State W 93 - 64 16.47 1 Delaware State at St. John's W 79 - 72 24.26
2 North Carolina Central vs Bethune-Cookman W 95 - 60 78.77 2 Delaware State at St. John's W 79 - 72 15.82 2 Delaware State at North Carolina Central W 69 - 68 19.34
3 North Carolina Central vs Howard W 74 - 39 78.76 3 Howard vs North Carolina A&T W 84 - 53 13.18 3 South Carolina State at Furman W 69 - 67 18.87
4 North Carolina Central vs LIU Brooklyn W 79 - 56 78.07 4 South Carolina State at Texas A&M L 76 - 83 13.08 4 North Carolina A&T vs North Carolina Central W 68 - 63 18.23
5 North Carolina Central vs Maryland Eastern Shore W 77 - 49 77.94 5 Morgan State vs North Carolina A&T W 82 - 53 12.95 5 Savannah State at Oregon State W 93 - 90 OT 15.88
6 North Carolina Central at Northern Kentucky W 82 - 74 73.47 6 Coppin State vs South Carolina State W 75 - 59 12.56 6 Savannah State at North Carolina Central W 74 - 73 15.17
7 Hampton at South Carolina State W 93 - 64 73.21 7 Hampton vs William & Mary W 79 - 69 12.44 7 Hampton vs William & Mary W 79 - 69 14.35
8 North Carolina Central at Norfolk State W 72 - 57 73.17 8 North Carolina Central vs Bethune-Cookman W 95 - 60 11.88 8 North Carolina Central at Missouri W 62 - 52 11.36
9 North Carolina Central at Maryland Eastern Shore W 82 - 69 73.02 9 North Carolina A&T vs North Carolina Central W 68 - 63 11.75 9 Howard at Maryland Eastern Shore W 74 - 66 10.21
10 North Carolina Central vs South Carolina State W 85 - 62 72.84 10 Delaware State at Louisiana Lafayette L 82 - 83 11.26 10 Norfolk State vs Eastern Kentucky W 87 - 80 OT 9.16
MEAC standings MEAC tournament bracket Most probable outcome realized Most probable outcome unrealized
(Savannah State ineligible)
Conference Overall         1 North Carolina Central                        
Rank Team W L W L                                    
1 North Carolina Central 13 3 22 9                                    
2 Norfolk State 12 4 15 17                                    
3 Hampton 11 5 12 17           @ Norfolk, VA North Carolina Central                
4 Morgan State 11 5 13 16                              
5 Savannah State 10 6 11 16 8 Delaware State                    
6 Maryland Eastern Shore 9 7 12 20                        
7 South Carolina State 7 9 9 20   @ Norfolk, VA Bethune-Cookman                  
8 Delaware State 7 9 8 22                              
9 Coppin State 7 9 7 23 9 Bethune-Cookman                          
10 Bethune-Cookman 6 10 8 22                                    
11 Howard 5 11 8 24                   @ Norfolk, VA North Carolina Central        
12 Florida A&M 5 11 5 23                              
13 North Carolina A&T 1 15 1 29                              
                             
        4 Hampton            
MEAC tournament probabilities Outcome realized Outcome unrealized                        
Probabilities based on current ratings and tournament bracket                        
Reaching Reaching Winning                        
Seed Team semifinals final tournament           @ Norfolk, VA Maryland Eastern Shore          
1 North Carolina Central 84.83% 65.14% 51.14%                              
2 Norfolk State 69.29% 41.06% 14.66% 5 Maryland Eastern Shore                    
3 Morgan State 65.36% 33.86% 10.92%                        
4 Hampton 62.54% 19.83% 11.15%   @ Norfolk, VA Maryland Eastern Shore                  
5 Maryland Eastern Shore 33.42% 8.87% 4.39%                              
6 Coppin State 13.43% 4.47% 0.83% 12 North Carolina A&T                          
7 South Carolina State 18.38% 7.73% 1.73%                                    
8 Delaware State 6.96% 2.56% 1.01%                           @ Norfolk, VA North Carolina Central
9 Bethune-Cookman 8.20% 3.18% 1.32%                             2017 MEAC
10 Florida A&M 12.33% 4.51% 0.85%                             Men's Basketball
11 Howard 21.21% 8.37% 1.91%                             Tournament Champion
12 North Carolina A&T 4.04% 0.42% 0.10%         2 Norfolk State                  
                             
                             
                             
          @ Norfolk, VA Norfolk State          
                       
7 South Carolina State              
                 
  @ Norfolk, VA South Carolina State            
                       
10 Florida A&M                    
                             
                  @ Norfolk, VA Norfolk State        
                                   
                                   
                                   
        3 Morgan State                  
                             
                             
                             
          @ Norfolk, VA Howard                
                                   
6 Coppin State                          
                             
  @ Norfolk, VA Howard                        
                                   
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