Omni Rankingsô 2015-2016 Women's college basketball ratings through 4/5/16 games
Mid-American 15-16 14-15 13-14 -5
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Home court factor = 2.80 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 Ohio 80.61 59 85.25 79.93 71.34 123 26 7 16 2 L1 7-3 13 1 9 5 4 1 1 2 11 5 14 0 at Akron 92.32 vs Buffalo 70.44
2 Ball State 77.84 84 81.85 76.70 72.74 100 21 10 13 5 L1 6-4 11 2 9 6 1 2 0 2 12 7 9 1 at Western Michigan 89.02 at Kent State 66.73
3 Central Michigan 77.32 89 81.64 75.39 71.07 137 22 11 14 4 L2 6-4 11 4 8 6 3 1 0 1 9 9 13 1 vs Middle Tennessee 86.18 vs Duquesne 66.94
4 Eastern Michigan 76.97 94 78.51 72.97 71.77 109 20 12 10 8 L1 6-4 9 4 10 6 1 2 1 1 8 7 11 4 vs Ball State 83.66 vs Abilene Christian 60.37
5 Buffalo 73.73 118 77.41 68.17 71.13 136 20 14 8 10 L1 8-2 9 5 7 9 4 0 0 2 6 8 14 4 at Ohio 84.51 at Hofstra 61.11
6 Western Michigan 72.42 132 73.56 66.15 71.29 128 15 15 8 10 L1 4-6 7 5 7 7 1 3 0 2 1 12 14 1 vs Northern Illinois 82.15 vs Northern Illinois 62.64
7 Toledo 71.58 143 73.14 68.35 72.05 105 17 13 12 6 L2 6-4 8 5 7 5 2 3 0 2 6 8 11 3 vs VCU 83.98 at Eastern Michigan 65.70
8 Akron 70.68 152 72.06 66.47 71.27 129 18 14 11 7 L2 7-3 10 5 7 6 1 3 0 0 7 10 11 4 vs Youngstown State 82.11 vs Central Michigan 62.65
9 Bowling Green 66.24 205 68.01 63.08 69.80 163 10 18 6 12 L3 2-8 6 7 3 10 1 1 0 1 2 12 8 5 at Northern Illinois 73.52 at Western Michigan 55.83
10 Northern Illinois 64.63 226 68.49 63.92 70.49 144 10 19 4 14 L4 2-8 5 7 3 11 2 1 0 0 3 13 7 6 vs Drake 77.60 at Western Michigan 53.53
11 Kent State 61.25 267 63.98 58.50 70.32 148 5 23 3 15 L2 2-8 5 10 0 13 0 0 0 0 1 13 4 10 vs Ball State 72.38 at Bowling Green 53.13
12 Miami (OH) 60.91 270 64.46 60.67 69.87 161 9 21 3 15 L10 0-10 7 8 1 13 1 0 0 1 1 11 8 9 vs Buffalo 70.20 vs Eastern Michigan 55.45
MAC top performances MAC surprise performances MAC upset wins
Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating
1 Ohio at Akron W 101 - 73 92.32 1 Buffalo at Ohio W 70 - 58 14.80 1 Buffalo at Ohio W 70 - 58 18.35
2 Ohio vs Ball State W 73 - 48 91.28 2 Toledo vs VCU W 80 - 61 14.69 2 Kent State vs Ball State W 59 - 50 15.94
3 Ball State at Western Michigan W 77 - 53 89.02 3 Northern Illinois vs Drake W 87 - 73 13.48 3 Northern Illinois vs Drake W 87 - 73 13.83
4 Ohio at Toledo W 77 - 57 88.48 4 Akron vs Youngstown State W 74 - 49 12.64 4 Buffalo vs Ohio W 51 - 43 13.45
5 Ohio vs Middle Tennessee W 72 - 49 88.42 5 Kent State vs Ball State W 59 - 50 12.19 5 Toledo vs VCU W 80 - 61 11.55
6 Ball State vs Massachusetts W 81 - 54 88.09 6 Western Michigan at Fort Wayne W 70 - 48 11.87 6 Northern Illinois at Western Michigan W 80 - 70 11.46
7 Ohio at Kent State W 93 - 54 88.02 7 Western Michigan vs Northern Illinois W 94 - 52 11.35 7 Buffalo vs Ohio W 72 - 60 11.28
8 Ohio at Northern Illinois W 72 - 47 87.66 8 Buffalo vs Ohio W 72 - 60 11.27 8 Eastern Michigan vs Michigan W 64 - 63 10.27
9 Ohio vs Kent State W 86 - 52 86.78 9 Western Michigan at Loyola (IL) W 68 - 45 10.64 9 Toledo at Central Michigan W 81 - 79 OT 9.63
10 Ohio vs Indiana W 63 - 56 86.19 10 Buffalo vs Ohio W 51 - 43 10.48 10 Ball State at Iowa W 77 - 72 8.08
MAC standings MAC tournament bracket Most probable outcome realized Most probable outcome unrealized
East Division Conference Overall 1 Ohio
Rank Team W L W L  
1 Ohio 16 2 26 7 8 Buffalo @ Cleveland, OH Buffalo
2 Akron 11 7 18 14      
3 Buffalo 8 10 20 14 @ Buffalo, NY Buffalo  
4 Bowling Green 6 12 10 18    
5 Kent State 3 15 5 23 9 Bowling Green @ Cleveland, OH Buffalo
6 Miami (OH) 3 15 9 21    
4 Toledo    
West Division Conference Overall      
Rank Team W L W L 5 Akron @ Cleveland, OH Akron  
1 Central Michigan 14 4 22 11      
2 Ball State 13 5 21 10 @ Akron, OH Akron  
3 Toledo 12 6 17 13    
4 Eastern Michigan 10 8 20 12 12 Miami (OH) @ Cleveland, OH Buffalo
5 Western Michigan 8 10 15 15   2016 MAC
6 Northern Illinois 4 14 10 19 2 Central Michigan   Women's Basketball
    Tournament Champion
7 Western Michigan @ Cleveland, OH Central Michigan  
MAC tournament probabilities Outcome realized Outcome unrealized        
Probabilities based on pre-tournament ratings and tournament bracket @ Kalamazoo, MI Western Michigan    
Reaching Reaching Winning      
Seed Team semifinals final tournament 10 Northern Illinois @ Cleveland, OH Central Michigan
1 Ohio 87.52% 74.41% 51.57%  
2 Central Michigan 78.41% 41.43% 17.97% 3 Ball State  
3 Ball State 58.38% 32.36% 13.90%    
4 Toledo 57.11% 11.76% 3.54% 6 Eastern Michigan @ Cleveland, OH Eastern Michigan
5 Akron 40.00% 7.88% 2.28%    
6 Eastern Michigan 41.01% 20.75% 8.02% @ Ypsilanti, MI Eastern Michigan
7 Western Michigan 16.64% 4.58% 1.05%  
8 Buffalo 9.66% 4.81% 1.38% 11 Kent State
9 Bowling Green 2.82% 0.97% 0.17%
10 Northern Illinois 4.95% 0.81% 0.11%
11 Kent State 0.61% 0.06% 0.00% © Omni Rankings
12 Miami (OH) 2.90% 0.16% 0.01%