Omni Rankingsô 2017-2018 Men's college basketball ratings through 12/9/17 games
MEAC 17-18 16-17 15-16 -5
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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 North Carolina Central 63.44 262 65.36 62.86 69.49 204 2 7 0 0 L2   1 1 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 5 at Southeast Missouri 71.79 vs Southeast Missouri 59.89
2 North Carolina A&T 62.71 271 63.75 55.58 66.68 295 3 4 0 0 L3   1 0 2 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 2 at East Carolina 66.96 at Presbyterian 58.47
3 Morgan State 62.04 277 63.11 56.34 70.10 182 2 6 0 0 L4   0 0 2 6 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 4 at Towson 72.33 at Binghamton 54.84
4 Hampton 61.21 290 61.21 58.89 72.29 114 1 7 0 0 L3   0 1 0 5 1 1 0 1 0 2 1 4 at Missouri State 63.69 at William & Mary 57.72
5 Howard 57.28 321 60.79 57.05 72.16 117 0 10 0 0 L10 0-10 0 1 0 9 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 5 at Eastern Michigan 62.80 at USF 48.11
6 Florida A&M 56.83 325 56.83 54.99 77.67 6 0 10 0 0 L10 0-10 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 3 0 4 0 3 at Texas 60.78 at Mississippi State 50.65
7 Bethune-Cookman 55.65 329 56.48 50.58 62.22 346 2 5 0 0 L2   1 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 at Jacksonville 64.76 at UT Rio Grande Valley 48.26
8 Savannah State 53.79 337 56.96 52.42 75.23 33 1 8 0 0 L4   0 2 0 5 1 1 0 3 0 4 1 1 at Georgia Southern 59.64 vs William & Mary 44.47
9 Coppin State 53.57 338 56.83 52.26 73.15 85 0 10 0 0 L10 0-10 0 1 0 9 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 5 at Oregon 61.21 at Ohio 45.52
10 Norfolk State 52.93 340 58.14 52.93 70.31 173 0 8 0 0 L8   0 2 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 4 at San Diego 60.27 vs Robert Morris 47.79
11 Maryland Eastern Shore 49.86 346 54.11 49.54 70.34 171 2 7 0 0 L2   1 0 0 6 1 1 0 1 0 4 2 2 vs American 55.72 vs Tennessee Tech 43.47
12 South Carolina State 46.99 349 52.10 46.99 72.11 122 0 9 0 0 L9   0 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 5 vs Central Arkansas 50.42 at Winthrop 44.02
13 Delaware State 46.69 350 52.76 46.69 68.44 246 0 9 0 0 L9   0 2 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 6 at Fort Wayne 54.53 at Duquesne 39.48
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 Morgan State at Towson L 78 - 82 OT 72.33 1 Morgan State at Towson L 78 - 82 OT 11.65 1 Bethune-Cookman at Jacksonville W 77 - 66 9.11
2 North Carolina Central at Southeast Missouri W 77 - 70 71.79 2 Bethune-Cookman at Georgia Tech L 62 - 65 11.48 2 North Carolina Central at Southeast Missouri W 77 - 70 9.10
3 North Carolina A&T at East Carolina W 87 - 81 66.96 3 Bethune-Cookman at Jacksonville W 77 - 66 10.35 3 Maryland Eastern Shore vs American W 74 - 70 7.80
4 North Carolina Central at Illinois L 73 - 86 66.14 4 North Carolina A&T vs Citadel W 92 - 73 8.97 4 North Carolina A&T at East Carolina W 87 - 81 7.79
5 North Carolina A&T at Georgetown L 74 - 83 66.10 5 Morgan State at USF W 63 - 53 8.80 5 Morgan State at USF W 63 - 53 7.07
6 North Carolina Central vs Southern W 80 - 67 65.92 6 North Carolina Central at Southeast Missouri W 77 - 70 8.24 6 North Carolina A&T at Jacksonville W 90 - 82 OT 5.08
7 Morgan State at USF W 63 - 53 65.15 7 Coppin State at Central Connecticut L 71 - 74 OT 8.06 7 Morgan State at Mount St. Mary's W 69 - 63 4.70
8 Bethune-Cookman at Jacksonville W 77 - 66 64.76 8 Savannah State at Georgia Southern L 91 - 102 7.22 8 Maryland Eastern Shore vs Jackson State W 66 - 63 2.29
9 North Carolina A&T vs Citadel W 92 - 73 64.55 9 North Carolina A&T at East Carolina W 87 - 81 7.05 9      
10 North Carolina Central at Evansville L 55 - 68 64.31 10 Coppin State at Georgetown L 60 - 76 6.53 10      
MEAC projected 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 12 4 15 12                                    
2 North Carolina A&T 11 5 16 12                                    
3 Morgan State 11 5 14 13           @ Norfolk, VA North Carolina Central                
4 Hampton 11 5 13 15                              
5 Florida A&M 9 7 10 21 8 Coppin State                    
6 Howard 8 8 9 20                        
7 Bethune-Cookman 8 8 12 17   @ Norfolk, VA Coppin State                  
8 Savannah State 7 9 8 21                              
9 Coppin State 7 9 8 23 9 Norfolk State                          
10 Norfolk State 7 9 7 21                                    
11 Maryland Eastern Shore 5 11 7 22                   @ Norfolk, VA North Carolina Central        
12 South Carolina State 4 12 5 24                              
13 Delaware State 4 12 4 25                              
                             
        4 Hampton            
MEAC tournament probabilities Outcome realized Outcome unrealized                        
Probabilities based on current ratings and projected tournament bracket                        
Reaching Reaching Winning                        
Seed Team semifinals final tournament           @ Norfolk, VA Hampton          
1 North Carolina Central 77.82% 47.79% 27.15%                              
2 North Carolina A&T 74.60% 42.57% 23.16% 5 Florida A&M                    
3 Morgan State 69.13% 37.28% 19.53%                        
4 Hampton 68.19% 33.90% 17.01%   @ Norfolk, VA Florida A&M                  
5 Florida A&M 28.64% 10.70% 3.99%                              
6 Howard 27.91% 11.20% 4.31% 12 Delaware State                          
7 Bethune-Cookman 19.82% 7.21% 2.45%                                    
8 Coppin State 11.87% 3.90% 1.12%                           @ Norfolk, VA North Carolina Central
9 Norfolk State 10.31% 3.21% 0.87%                             2018 MEAC
10 Maryland Eastern Shore 5.58% 1.24% 0.26%                             Men's Basketball
11 South Carolina State 2.96% 0.49% 0.08%                             Tournament Champion
12 Delaware State 3.17% 0.49% 0.07%         2 North Carolina A&T                  
                             
                             
                             
          @ Norfolk, VA North Carolina A&T          
                       
7 Bethune-Cookman              
                 
  @ Norfolk, VA Bethune-Cookman            
                       
10 Maryland Eastern Shore                    
                             
                  @ Norfolk, VA North Carolina A&T        
                                   
                                   
                                   
        3 Morgan State                  
                             
                             
                             
          @ Norfolk, VA Morgan State                
                                   
6 Howard                          
                             
  @ Norfolk, VA Howard                        
                                   
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