Omni Rankingsô 2016-2017 Women's college basketball ratings
Conference USA 16-17 15-16 14-15 -5
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Home court factor = 2.57 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 WKU 82.44 47 82.44 77.59 70.52 133 27 7 16 2 L1 9-1 14 1 9 3 4 3 1 3 12 3 14 1 vs Louisiana Tech 88.65 vs George Washington 72.18
2 Middle Tennessee 77.37 85 79.29 70.66 71.92 105 23 11 15 3 L1 7-3 13 5 9 5 1 1 0 8 9 3 14 0 vs UAB 87.33 at Southern Miss 65.04
3 Southern Miss 74.50 108 75.58 70.26 68.70 186 22 11 13 5 L2 8-2 13 3 6 5 3 3 0 4 6 5 16 2 vs Middle Tennessee 81.24 at North Texas 63.68
4 Charlotte 74.01 116 76.72 71.04 69.28 173 21 10 12 6 L1 5-5 10 4 10 3 1 3 1 2 5 7 15 1 at Rice 83.88 at Louisiana Tech 62.46
5 Louisiana Tech 73.19 124 73.74 70.03 69.10 178 17 14 12 6 L2 7-3 9 5 7 8 1 1 0 4 5 5 12 5 vs Charlotte 84.29 at UTEP 64.52
6 Rice 72.19 135 75.22 69.37 67.56 225 21 13 8 10 W4 6-4 12 5 8 7 1 1 0 2 3 9 18 2 vs Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 81.24 vs Charlotte 64.42
7 Old Dominion 71.70 142 73.04 65.11 70.33 140 17 14 11 7 L1 6-4 10 5 6 6 1 3 0 5 4 6 13 3 at Rice 78.72 at North Texas 62.94
8 UTSA 69.92 165 70.65 63.18 69.55 166 13 15 10 8 L1 4-6 8 7 5 7 0 1 1 2 3 10 9 3 at Old Dominion 78.61 at UT Arlington 61.14
9 UAB 68.37 178 73.56 68.37 68.93 181 14 15 8 10 L1 5-5 8 6 5 9 1 0 0 4 3 6 11 5 at Troy 78.69 at Middle Tennessee 60.81
10 Marshall 65.67 210 72.28 64.90 68.01 212 11 17 5 13 L1 1-9 7 6 3 9 1 2 0 3 0 11 11 3 vs Florida Atlantic 74.35 vs Louisiana Tech 59.94
11 North Texas 64.79 223 67.69 60.08 70.00 149 12 19 8 10 L1 5-5 7 7 5 9 0 3 0 3 4 12 8 4 vs Southern Miss 73.31 vs Omaha 51.60
12 UTEP 63.06 243 63.94 56.61 70.18 143 7 23 5 13 L3 2-8 6 8 1 9 0 6 0 4 1 12 6 7 vs FIU       72.01 vs Northern Arizona     52.22
13 Florida Atlantic 56.38 311 67.38 55.13 67.99 215 3 25 0 18 L19 0-10 3 12 0 13 0 0 0 1 0 10 3 14 vs Indiana State     68.94 at UTSA       49.09
14 FIU 52.98 332 59.08 52.65 70.99 120 5 24 3 15 L10 0-10 4 14 1 10 0 0 0 3 0 10 5 11 vs Miami (FL) 63.15 at UTEP 43.16
C-USA top performances C-USA surprise performances C-USA upset wins
Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating
1 WKU vs Louisiana Tech W 77 - 53 88.65 1 Louisiana Tech vs Charlotte W 80 - 54 14.26 1 North Texas at Arizona W 62 - 58 14.35
2 WKU vs Indiana W 85 - 74 87.45 2 UTEP vs Houston Baptist W 75 - 45 11.54 2 UAB at Troy W 81 - 77 12.11
3 Middle Tennessee vs UAB W 87 - 56 87.33 3 Southern Miss vs Middle Tennessee W 81 - 61 10.98 3 North Texas at UAB W 59 - 58 OT 11.67
4 WKU vs Southern Miss W 79 - 53 86.53 4 Old Dominion at Rice W 59 - 47 10.33 4 UTSA vs WKU W 80 - 77 10.25
5 WKU vs North Texas W 78 - 51 85.58 5 UTEP vs FIU W 88 - 47 10.32 5 Old Dominion at Rice W 59 - 47 9.40
6 Louisiana Tech vs Charlotte W 80 - 54 84.29 6 WKU vs Indiana W 85 - 74 9.86 6 WKU vs Indiana W 85 - 74 9.39
7 WKU vs Southern Miss W 67 - 56 83.98 7 Middle Tennessee vs UAB W 87 - 56 9.84 7 UAB at Charlotte W 88 - 81 9.14
8 Charlotte at Rice W 69 - 51 83.88 8 UTSA at UAB W 82 - 67 9.77 8 North Texas vs Iona W 66 - 55 9.02
9 WKU at North Texas W 75 - 55 83.86 9 North Texas vs Iona W 66 - 55 9.67 9 Charlotte at Pitt W 70 - 63 8.97
10 WKU vs Middle Tennessee W 66 - 51 83.58 10 UTSA vs Texas State W 72 - 47 9.66 10 North Texas at Rice W 77 - 69 OT 8.74
C-USA standings C-USA tournament bracket Most probable outcome realized Most probable outcome unrealized
Conference Overall 1 WKU
Rank Team W L W L  
1 WKU 16 2 27 7 8 North Texas @ Birmingham, AL WKU
2 Middle Tennessee 15 3 23 11      
3 Southern Miss 13 5 22 11 @ Birmingham, AL North Texas  
4 Charlotte 12 6 21 10    
5 Louisiana Tech 12 6 17 14 9 UAB @ Birmingham, AL WKU
6 Old Dominion 11 7 17 14    
7 UTSA 10 8 13 15 4 Louisiana Tech    
8 Rice 8 10 21 13      
9 UAB 8 10 14 15 5 Charlotte @ Birmingham, AL Louisiana Tech  
10 North Texas 8 10 12 19      
11 Marshall 5 13 11 17 @ Birmingham, AL Charlotte  
12 UTEP 5 13 7 23    
13 FIU 3 15 5 24 12 Marshall @ Birmingham, AL WKU
14 Florida Atlantic 0 18 3 25   2017 C-USA
2 Middle Tennessee   Women's Basketball
    Tournament Champion
C-USA tournament probabilities Outcome realized Outcome unrealized 7 UTSA @ Birmingham, AL Middle Tennessee  
Probabilities based on pre-tournament ratings and tournament bracket        
Reaching Reaching Winning @ Birmingham, AL Rice    
Seed Team semifinals final tournament      
1 WKU 83.03% 60.17% 38.82% 10 Rice @ Birmingham, AL Southern Miss
2 Middle Tennessee 76.05% 51.23% 27.40%  
3 Southern Miss 66.23% 28.61% 11.62% 3 Southern Miss  
4 Louisiana Tech 48.34% 15.06% 5.88%    
5 Charlotte 46.98% 17.79% 8.29% 6 Old Dominion @ Birmingham, AL Southern Miss
6 Old Dominion 30.54% 10.16% 3.15%    
7 UTSA 11.50% 4.54% 1.26% @ Birmingham, AL Old Dominion
8 North Texas 3.07% 0.72% 0.13%  
9 UAB 13.90% 5.62% 1.84% 11 UTEP
10 Rice 12.45% 5.05% 1.44%
11 UTEP 3.23% 0.41% 0.05%
12 Marshall 4.68% 0.65% 0.12% © Omni Rankings