Omni Rankingsô 2017-2018 Men's college basketball ratings through 12/9/17 games
American 17-18 16-17 15-16 -5
Home court factor = 3.50 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 Wichita State 90.20 10 91.92 89.23 74.04 58 8 1 0 0 W4   4 0 2 0 2 1 1 1 3 0 4 0 at Wichita State 93.78 vs Wichita State 85.04
2 Cincinnati 85.60 29 87.82 85.00 67.08 281 7 2 0 0 L2   4 0 0 1 3 1 0 2 2 0 5 0 vs Cincinnati 95.21 vs Cincinnati 82.98
3 SMU 84.09 37 84.77 82.73 70.41 167 7 3 0 0 L1 7-3 6 0 0 1 1 2 2 1 0 2 5 0 vs SMU 90.37 vs SMU 78.41
4 Temple 82.68 43 86.82 79.79 77.41 9 6 2 0 0 W2   2 0 0 1 4 1 3 0 2 1 1 1 vs Temple 94.16 vs Temple 75.56
5 Houston 81.85 46 81.85 74.89 67.57 272 8 1 0 0 W7   5 0 2 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 5 1 vs Houston 96.21 vs Houston 69.44
6 UCF 75.15 98 79.91 73.08 72.97 96 6 3 0 0 W2   4 1 1 0 1 2 1 2 2 1 3 0 at UCF 81.51 vs UCF 62.42
7 Tulane 74.41 109 76.41 68.66 66.30 308 7 2 0 0 W1   5 0 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 7 0 vs Tulane 83.82 vs Tulane 70.64
8 Tulsa 73.03 131 73.03 67.76 71.40 142 5 4 0 0 W1   3 1 1 1 1 2 0 0 2 4 3 0 at Tulsa 82.50 vs Tulsa 65.39
9 UConn 73.00 132 78.79 73.00 73.02 91 7 3 0 0 W1 7-3 6 0 0 0 1 3 0 3 2 0 5 0 vs UConn 84.24 vs UConn 66.42
10 Memphis 69.52 167 72.17 69.44 68.15 258 6 2 0 0 W3   6 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 2 1 4 0 vs Memphis 74.89 vs Memphis 64.13
11 East Carolina 61.79 279 71.79 61.31 60.79 348 5 4 0 0 W3   5 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 3 vs East Carolina 72.45 vs East Carolina 56.58
12 USF 59.03 311 60.58 56.73 63.74 340 4 5 0 0 L3   3 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 4 vs USF 68.84 vs USF 51.11
American top performances American surprise performances American upset wins
Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating
1 Houston vs Arkansas W 91 - 65 96.21 1 Houston vs Arkansas W 91 - 65 20.19 1 Tulsa at Kansas State W 61 - 54 15.97
2 Cincinnati vs Wyoming W 78 - 53 95.21 2 Tulane vs Colorado State W 80 - 53 13.37 2 Houston vs Arkansas W 91 - 65 12.99
3 Temple vs South Carolina W 76 - 60 94.16 3 USF vs Howard W 75 - 52 12.11 3 UCF at Alabama W 65 - 62 11.99
4 Wichita State at Baylor W 69 - 62 93.78 4 Tulsa at Kansas State W 61 - 54 11.67 4 USF at Stetson W 75 - 72 7.22
5 Wichita State at Oklahoma State W 78 - 66 93.34 5 Cincinnati vs Wyoming W 78 - 53 9.36 5 UConn vs Oregon W 71 - 63 6.53
6 Wichita State vs Marquette W 80 - 66 92.11 6 Temple vs South Carolina W 76 - 60 9.18 6 Memphis vs Northern Kentucky W 76 - 74 5.97
7 SMU vs USC W 72 - 55 90.37 7 Houston vs Incarnate Word W 97 - 58 8.45 7 SMU vs Arizona W 66 - 60 4.94
8 Wichita State vs Notre Dame L 66 - 67 90.05 8 Temple vs Auburn W 88 - 74 8.04 8 Tulsa vs Western Michigan W 81 - 74 3.22
9 Wichita State vs Savannah State W 112 - 66 89.64 9 Tulsa vs Central Arkansas W 92 - 72 7.58 9 Memphis vs Mercer W 83 - 81 2OT 2.05
10 Cincinnati vs Richmond W 75 - 48 89.22 10 UCF at Alabama W 65 - 62 7.57 10 USF vs Arkansas State W 72 - 61 1.96
American projected standings American tournament bracket Most probable outcome realized Most probable outcome unrealized
Conference Overall 1 Wichita State
Rank Team W L W L  
1 Wichita State 14 4 25 5 8 Tulsa @ Orlando, FL Wichita State
2 Cincinnati 13 5 23 8      
3 SMU 12 6 22 9 @ Orlando, FL Tulsa  
4 Temple 11 7 20 10    
5 Houston 11 7 21 9 9 UConn @ Orlando, FL Wichita State
6 Tulane 9 9 18 12    
7 UCF 8 10 17 13 4 Temple    
8 Tulsa 8 10 15 15      
9 UConn 7 11 15 16 5 Houston @ Orlando, FL Temple  
10 Memphis 7 11 15 16      
11 East Carolina 4 14 10 19 @ Orlando, FL Houston  
12 USF 3 15 9 22    
12 USF @ Orlando, FL Wichita State
  2018 American
American tournament probabilities Outcome realized Outcome unrealized 2 Cincinnati   Men's Basketball
Probabilities based on current ratings and projected tournament bracket     Tournament Champion
Reaching Reaching Winning 7 UCF @ Orlando, FL Cincinnati  
Seed Team semifinals final tournament        
1 Wichita State 89.35% 64.90% 44.37% @ Orlando, FL UCF    
2 Cincinnati 74.55% 44.66% 20.16%      
3 SMU 79.78% 40.87% 16.70% 10 Memphis @ Orlando, FL Cincinnati
4 Temple 54.89% 18.38% 8.58%  
5 Houston 44.83% 14.12% 6.25% 3 SMU  
6 Tulane 19.20% 4.85% 0.89%    
7 UCF 22.50% 8.99% 2.42% 6 Tulane @ Orlando, FL SMU
8 Tulsa 5.35% 1.30% 0.28%    
9 UConn 5.30% 1.29% 0.28% @ Orlando, FL Tulane
10 Memphis 2.95% 0.56% 0.06%  
11 East Carolina 1.03% 0.07% 0.00% 11 East Carolina © Omni Rankings