Omni Rankingsô 2016-2017 Women's college basketball ratings through 4/2/17 games
Southland 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 Abilene Christian 73.01 125 74.77 69.51 65.21 283 20 9 16 2 L1 8-2 10 2 9 7 1 0 0 3 3 2 17 4 at Oklahoma State 81.93 at Wichita State 62.24
2 Central Arkansas 72.67 130 72.90 62.12 62.53 313 22 5 16 2 L1 9-1 9 1 9 4 4 0 0 2 1 2 21 1 vs Stephen F. Austin 83.07 at Texas Tech 58.38
3 Lamar 69.76 166 71.04 60.69 62.14 320 18 8 15 3 L2 7-3 11 0 7 7 0 1 0 3 1 2 17 3 vs New Orleans 78.23 at Nicholls State 59.43
4 Stephen F. Austin 69.15 174 75.28 68.97 63.15 304 22 8 14 4 L2 6-4 9 2 11 5 2 1 0 1 3 5 19 2 at McNeese State 84.71 vs Central Arkansas 59.61
5 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 60.03 279 62.51 56.80 62.89 307 11 18 8 10 L1 6-4 7 5 2 11 2 2 0 1 0 6 11 11 at Sam Houston State 65.90 at Nicholls State 49.52
6 Nicholls State 59.75 284 62.07 56.48 62.64 309 10 20 7 11 L1 3-7 7 5 3 13 0 2 0 1 0 4 10 15 vs Southeastern Louisiana 68.38 vs Incarnate Word 42.51
7 New Orleans 59.56 288 62.10 55.24 64.55 291 11 15 9 9 L2 4-6 7 4 4 10 0 1 0 2 0 4 11 9 vs Incarnate Word 69.35 at Southeastern Louisiana 50.13
8 McNeese State 59.10 292 65.37 57.68 63.05 305 10 17 8 10 L1 4-6 5 6 4 8 1 3 0 0 0 8 10 9 at Louisiana Monroe 70.98 vs Central Arkansas 52.78
9 Incarnate Word 56.22 314 56.30 50.34 62.70 308 7 20 7 11 L2 4-6 5 6 2 12 0 2 0 0 0 5 7 15 at Nicholls State 69.48 at Houston Baptist 44.61
10 Northwestern State 56.04 318 57.57 51.05 62.92 306 9 17 7 11 L3 4-6 8 4 1 12 0 1 0 2 0 5 9 10 vs Stephen F. Austin 63.00 at Sam Houston State 44.47
11 Southeastern Louisiana 48.99 341 56.06 48.97 65.01 285 4 24 3 15 L5 1-9 3 8 1 16 0 0 0 1 0 7 4 16 vs Bethune-Cookman 63.22 at Incarnate Word 37.94
12 Sam Houston State 48.78 342 56.51 45.29 65.21 284 3 24 3 15 L3 2-8 3 7 0 16 0 1 0 1 0 6 3 17 vs Northwestern State 59.73 vs Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 38.93
13 Houston Baptist 46.90 345 57.68 46.90 64.62 289 4 22 4 14 L3 2-8 4 9 0 13 0 0 0 2 0 5 4 15 vs Oral Roberts 58.09 vs Central Arkansas 41.79
Southland top performances Southland surprise performances Southland upset wins
Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating Rank Team Opponent Result Rating
1 Stephen F. Austin at McNeese State W 96 - 65 84.71 1 Incarnate Word at Nicholls State W 78 - 52 17.14 1 Northwestern State vs Stephen F. Austin W 76 - 72 OT 17.31
2 Central Arkansas vs Stephen F. Austin W 60 - 35 83.07 2 Incarnate Word vs Southeastern Louisiana W 96 - 56 13.75 2 New Orleans at Jacksonville State W 81 - 79 16.18
3 Abilene Christian at Oklahoma State W 66 - 56 81.93 3 Sam Houston State vs Northwestern State W 92 - 73 13.09 3 Nicholls State vs Lamar W 78 - 67 11.08
4 Abilene Christian at Missouri L 46 - 52 79.91 4 Southeastern Louisiana vs New Orleans W 85 - 70 11.89 4 Abilene Christian at Oklahoma State W 66 - 56 11.04
5 Stephen F. Austin vs New Orleans W 88 - 61 79.49 5 Central Arkansas vs Stephen F. Austin W 60 - 35 11.74 5 New Orleans vs Texas Southern W 63 - 57 10.48
6 Stephen F. Austin at Abilene Christian W 70 - 61 78.29 6 McNeese State vs Nicholls State W 79 - 58 11.63 6 Houston Baptist vs McNeese State W 72 - 68 10.41
7 Lamar vs New Orleans W 73 - 42 78.23 7 Stephen F. Austin at McNeese State W 96 - 65 11.47 7 Incarnate Word at Nicholls State W 78 - 52 9.89
8 Abilene Christian vs Lamar W 77 - 59 78.06 8 Nicholls State vs Lamar W 78 - 67 10.70 8 Central Arkansas at Stephen F. Austin W 67 - 63 9.84
9 Stephen F. Austin at UT Arlington W 65 - 60 77.49 9 Abilene Christian at Oklahoma State W 66 - 56 10.21 9 Southeastern Louisiana vs New Orleans W 85 - 70 9.70
10 Stephen F. Austin vs Lamar W 62 - 48 76.97 10 Houston Baptist vs Incarnate Word W 68 - 51 9.83 10 Sam Houston State vs Northwestern State W 92 - 73 8.35
Southland standings Southland tournament bracket Most probable outcome realized Most probable outcome unrealized
(Abilene Christian and Incarnate Word ineligible)
Conference Overall 1 Central Arkansas
Rank Team W L W L  
1 Abilene Christian 16 2 20 9 4 New Orleans @ Katy, TX Central Arkansas
2 Central Arkansas 16 2 22 5      
3 Lamar 15 3 18 8 5 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi @ Katy, TX Texas A&M-Corpus Christi  
4 Stephen F. Austin 14 4 22 8      
5 New Orleans 9 9 11 15 @ Katy, TX Texas A&M-Corpus Christi @ Katy, TX Central Arkansas
6 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 8 10 11 18     2017 Southland
7 McNeese State 8 10 10 17 8 Northwestern State 2 Lamar   Women's Basketball
8 Nicholls State 7 11 10 20     Tournament Champion
9 Incarnate Word 7 11 7 20 3 Stephen F. Austin @ Katy, TX Stephen F. Austin  
10 Northwestern State 7 11 9 17    
11 Houston Baptist 4 14 4 22 6 McNeese State @ Katy, TX Stephen F. Austin
12 Southeastern Louisiana 3 15 4 24    
13 Sam Houston State 3 15 3 24 @ Katy, TX McNeese State
 
7 Nicholls State
Southland tournament probabilities Outcome realized Outcome unrealized
Probabilities based on pre-tournament ratings and tournament bracket
Reaching Reaching Winning
Seed Team semifinals final tournament
1 Central Arkansas 100.00% 84.29% 44.80%
2 Lamar 100.00% 55.55% 29.62%
3 Stephen F. Austin 82.03% 41.08% 21.93%
4 New Orleans 57.80% 9.99% 1.95%
5 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 27.42% 4.14% 0.71%
6 McNeese State 4.98% 0.67% 0.11%
7 Nicholls State 12.99% 2.69% 0.68%
8 Northwestern State 14.78% 1.58% 0.20% © Omni Rankings