Omni Rankingsô 2017-2018 Men's college basketball ratings through 12/9/17 games
SWAC 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 Texas Southern 70.80 157 70.80 67.88 84.39 1 0 8 0 0 L8   0 0 0 8 0 0 0 5 0 2 0 1 at Clemson 74.30 at Kansas 67.49
2 Prairie View 64.45 243 64.45 57.02 78.50 3 2 7 0 0 L4   0 0 0 7 2 0 0 3 1 3 1 1 vs Georgia State 77.08 at UNLV 51.37
3 Southern 59.24 307 59.24 54.90 76.67 20 1 7 0 0 L2   1 0 0 7 0 0 0 1 0 4 1 2 at Duke 67.34 at Missouri State 53.02
4 Grambling 56.44 326 58.12 54.91 69.64 200 2 6 0 0 L1   0 0 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 2 at Georgia Tech 64.13 at Grand Canyon 49.71
5 Jackson State 54.82 331 55.73 52.96 70.62 161 1 7 0 0 L3   0 0 0 6 1 1 0 1 0 4 1 2 at Central Michigan 61.55 at Mercer 49.83
6 Alcorn State 54.51 335 55.70 53.61 77.75 5 0 7 0 0 L7   0 1 0 6 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 2 at Baylor 64.62 at Central Arkansas 47.71
7 Alabama A&M 52.79 341 53.51 52.19 72.14 120 0 8 0 0 L8   0 1 0 6 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 5 at Ohio 58.23 at Niagara 49.46
8 Mississippi Valley 52.23 342 52.23 48.74 74.30 50 0 8 0 0 L8   0 0 0 7 0 1 0 1 0 4 0 3 at Loyola (IL) 57.57 at Utah State 45.52
9 Arkansas Pine Bluff 51.83 343 54.11 50.30 70.49 166 0 10 0 0 L10 0-10 0 0 0 6 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 8 at Pacific 58.57 vs Troy 47.78
10 Alabama State 51.58 344 51.58 47.71 75.86 28 0 8 0 0 L8   0 0 0 7 0 1 0 1 0 5 0 2 at Jacksonville State 61.26 at South Dakota State 46.57
SWAC top performances SWAC surprise performances SWAC upset wins
Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating
1 Prairie View vs Georgia State W 71 - 56 77.08 1 Prairie View vs Georgia State W 71 - 56 17.98 1 Prairie View vs Georgia State W 71 - 56 20.16
2 Texas Southern at Clemson L 77 - 84 74.30 2 Alabama State at Jacksonville State L 69 - 77 12.10 2 Grambling at Georgia Tech W 64 - 63 14.13
3 Texas Southern at Toledo L 69 - 71 73.81 3 Southern at Duke L 61 - 78 11.95 3 Jackson State vs Omaha W 75 - 73 OT 11.98
4 Texas Southern at Syracuse L 67 - 80 71.54 4 Alcorn State at Baylor L 61 - 78 10.61 4 Grambling at UT Rio Grande Valley W 82 - 76 10.60
5 Texas Southern at Washington State L 84 - 86 OT 71.44 5 Prairie View vs Eastern Kentucky W 80 - 70 9.52 5 Southern vs UT Martin W 69 - 66 10.20
6 Prairie View at Texas A&M L 53 - 73 68.34 6 Grambling at UT Rio Grande Valley W 82 - 76 8.46 6 Prairie View vs Eastern Kentucky W 80 - 70 8.50
7 Texas Southern at Oakland L 87 - 97 68.00 7 Grambling at Iowa L 74 - 85 7.81 7      
8 Texas Southern at Ohio State L 64 - 82 67.61 8 Grambling at Georgia Tech W 64 - 63 7.59 8      
9 Texas Southern at Kansas L 71 - 114 67.49 9 Mississippi Valley at Loyola (IL) L 50 - 63 7.47 9      
10 Southern at Duke L 61 - 78 67.34 10 Mississippi Valley at Kent State L 67 - 80 7.47 10      
SWAC projected standings SWAC tournament bracket Most probable outcome realized Most probable outcome unrealized
(Alabama A&M and Grambling ineligible)
Conference Overall 1 Texas Southern
Rank Team W L W L  
1 Texas Southern 15 3 16 15 @ Houston, TX Texas Southern
2 Prairie View 13 5 16 15    
3 Southern 10 8 12 17 8 Arkansas Pine Bluff  
4 Grambling 9 9 12 18  
5 Jackson State 8 10 9 20 @ Houston, TX Texas Southern
6 Alcorn State 8 10 8 19    
7 Alabama A&M 7 11 7 24 4 Jackson State    
8 Mississippi Valley 7 11 7 24      
9 Alabama State 7 11 7 22 @ Jackson, MS Jackson State  
10 Arkansas Pine Bluff 6 12 7 25    
5 Alcorn State  
 
SWAC tournament probabilities Outcome realized Outcome unrealized @ Houston, TX Texas Southern
Probabilities based on current ratings and projected tournament bracket   2018 SWAC
Reaching Reaching Winning 2 Prairie View   Men's Basketball
Seed Team semifinals final tournament     Tournament Champion
1 Texas Southern 94.23% 82.91% 61.54% @ Prairie View, TX Prairie View  
2 Prairie View 88.34% 60.97% 23.95%      
3 Southern 78.53% 30.53% 8.28% 7 Alabama State    
4 Jackson State 61.54% 9.16% 2.79%    
5 Alcorn State 38.46% 5.55% 1.65% @ Houston, TX Prairie View
6 Mississippi Valley 21.47% 4.74% 0.71%  
7 Alabama State 11.66% 3.77% 0.53% 3 Southern  
8 Arkansas Pine Bluff 5.77% 2.38% 0.56%    
@ Baton Rouge, LA Southern
 
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