Omni Rankingsô 2016-2017 Men's college basketball ratings through 4/3/17 games
Southern 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 ETSU 76.91 79 84.56 76.52 68.42 207 25 8 14 4 L1 8-2 11 2 9 5 5 1 0 2 8 5 17 1 vs Fordham 92.30 at Furman 69.85
2 Furman 73.43 113 75.63 66.64 68.14 213 21 12 14 4 L1 6-4 9 3 12 8 0 1 0 1 4 6 17 5 vs Navy 84.03 vs UNCG 60.36
3 UNCG 72.49 124 72.68 68.04 69.51 161 22 10 14 4 L2 8-2 10 4 8 5 4 1 0 3 6 3 16 4 at Furman 85.35 at Chattanooga 60.61
4 Mercer 71.11 147 71.24 65.53 69.79 153 13 17 9 9 L1 5-5 6 7 6 7 1 3 0 1 1 11 12 5 at VMI 81.52 at Wofford 58.91
5 Wofford 70.61 156 70.78 59.56 69.62 159 13 17 10 8 L1 6-4 8 2 4 11 1 4 0 2 5 8 8 7 vs UNCG 78.51 at LSU 55.30
6 Chattanooga 69.56 176 77.19 69.56 68.15 212 17 12 10 8 L5 4-6 9 3 7 7 1 2 0 2 5 5 12 5 vs Louisiana Monroe 82.31 vs VMI 55.89
7 Samford 68.87 182 74.78 68.63 67.33 255 18 16 8 10 L1 5-5 8 6 8 9 2 1 0 2 2 9 16 5 at San Diego 81.22 vs Citadel 59.34
8 Citadel 60.67 297 62.69 57.44 68.55 197 9 21 4 14 L1 3-7 5 8 3 12 1 1 0 2 0 11 9 8 vs Chattanooga 68.64 at VMI 48.08
9 Western Carolina 57.81 323 60.63 53.61 70.94 129 7 23 4 14 L1 2-8 4 8 3 14 0 1 0 3 0 12 7 8 vs Wofford 64.90 at Furman 48.79
10 VMI 57.00 328 61.63 55.19 69.18 174 4 24 3 15 L7 1-9 3 9 1 14 0 1 0 3 0 9 4 12 at Chattanooga 75.60 vs Mercer 47.06
SoCon top performances SoCon surprise performances SoCon upset wins
Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating
1 ETSU at Citadel W 115 - 71 89.33 1 VMI at Chattanooga W 80 - 64 19.90 1 VMI at Chattanooga W 80 - 64 22.94
2 ETSU vs Milwaukee W 86 - 62 86.76 2 UNCG at Furman W 73 - 52 15.10 2 Citadel at Samford W 102 - 96 15.83
3 UNCG at Furman W 73 - 52 85.35 3 Furman vs Navy W 79 - 46 13.57 3 UNCG at ETSU W 83 - 79 12.64
4 ETSU at Chattanooga W 65 - 51 84.05 4 Mercer at VMI W 81 - 51 12.42 4 Western Carolina at Appalachian State W 58 - 53 11.28
5 Furman vs Navy W 79 - 46 84.03 5 VMI vs Citadel W 101 - 78 11.63 5 Western Carolina vs Wofford W 68 - 62 10.88
6 ETSU vs Detroit Mercy W 107 - 78 83.56 6 Citadel at Samford W 102 - 96 11.07 6 Citadel vs Chattanooga W 85 - 76 9.92
7 Furman at VMI W 80 - 52 83.15 7 Wofford vs UNCG W 93 - 74 9.89 7 Citadel at Stetson W 116 - 112 9.46
8 Chattanooga vs Louisiana Monroe W 79 - 52 82.31 8 ETSU at Citadel W 115 - 71 9.88 8 Citadel at Wofford W 104 - 103 OT 9.43
9 Chattanooga vs UNCG W 91 - 68 81.98 9 Furman vs ETSU W 75 - 62 9.79 9 UNCG at Furman W 73 - 52 8.08
10 Furman at USC Upstate W 79 - 57 81.81 10 Citadel vs Chattanooga W 85 - 76 9.70 10 Furman at UAB W 84 - 74 7.66
SoCon standings SoCon tournament bracket Most probable outcome realized Most probable outcome unrealized
Conference Overall         1 UNCG                        
Rank Team W L W L                                    
1 ETSU 14 4 25 8 8 Western Carolina @ Asheville, NC UNCG                
2 Furman 14 4 21 12                        
3 UNCG 14 4 22 10   @ Asheville, NC Citadel                  
4 Wofford 10 8 13 17                              
5 Chattanooga 10 8 17 12 9 Citadel         @ Asheville, NC UNCG        
6 Mercer 9 9 13 17                              
7 Samford 8 10 18 16         4 Chattanooga            
8 Citadel 4 14 9 21                        
9 Western Carolina 4 14 7 23           @ Asheville, NC Wofford          
10 VMI 3 15 4 24                              
        5 Wofford                  
                                   
SoCon tournament probabilities Outcome realized Outcome unrealized                           @ Asheville, NC ETSU
Probabilities based on current ratings and tournament bracket                             2017 SoCon
Reaching Reaching Winning         2 Furman           Men's Basketball
Seed Team semifinals final tournament                       Tournament Champion
1 UNCG 86.95% 50.82% 22.17% 7 Samford @ Asheville, NC Samford          
2 Furman 72.52% 34.03% 20.45%                  
3 ETSU 68.55% 43.89% 30.04%   @ Asheville, NC Samford            
4 Chattanooga 51.80% 24.69% 9.01%                        
5 Wofford 48.20% 22.17% 7.74% 10 VMI         @ Asheville, NC ETSU        
6 Mercer 31.45% 14.35% 7.20%                                    
7 Samford 26.06% 7.62% 3.13%         3 ETSU                  
8 Western Carolina 4.67% 0.70% 0.06%                              
9 Citadel 8.38% 1.62% 0.20%           @ Asheville, NC ETSU                
10 VMI 1.41% 0.11% 0.01%                                    
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