Omni Rankingsô 2017-2018 Women's college basketball ratings through 12/9/17 games
Mid-American 17-18 16-17 15-16 -5
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Home court factor = 2.97 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 Buffalo 82.67 48 84.11 80.05 70.47 177 7 1 0 0 W3   3 0 1 1 3 0 0 1 3 0 4 0 vs UNLV 90.83 at Columbia 78.32
2 Central Michigan 81.75 52 82.62 76.45 71.19 156 7 1 0 0 W7   2 1 3 0 2 0 0 0 3 1 4 0 at SIUE 91.68 vs San Diego State 72.94
3 Ball State 80.75 56 81.25 79.81 67.41 252 8 0 0 0 W8   4 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 5 0 at Purdue 85.00 vs Southeast Missouri 78.76
4 Toledo 76.47 91 78.34 73.63 73.21 93 7 2 0 0 W1   5 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 2 1 5 0 vs Dayton 85.44 at Duquesne 69.90
5 Northern Illinois 74.52 110 78.10 74.52 66.29 281 6 2 0 0 W2   3 0 3 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 5 0 at Eastern Illinois 82.21 vs Loyola (IL) 65.98
6 Miami (OH) 74.10 113 74.83 69.45 70.29 181 6 3 0 0 W4   4 0 1 3 1 0 1 0 0 2 5 1 at IUPUI 80.69 at Cincinnati 66.59
7 Western Michigan 71.99 140 72.75 69.23 74.25 65 4 5 0 0 W1   1 0 2 3 1 2 0 4 0 1 4 0 at Michigan State 80.57 vs St. John's 62.92
8 Ohio 69.74 161 73.77 69.74 71.75 138 3 3 0 0 L2   1 2 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 1 at Eastern Kentucky 73.19 vs IUPUI 64.88
9 Bowling Green 67.89 189 69.09 66.06 66.55 276 7 2 0 0 L1   3 1 2 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 6 1 vs Florida Atlantic 73.58 vs Canisius 57.59
10 Kent State 66.53 210 70.73 66.53 66.61 273 6 4 0 0 L1 6-4 1 1 3 0 2 3 0 2 0 2 6 0 at Youngstown State 72.03 vs Gonzaga 62.91
11 Akron 66.18 213 66.18 62.15 66.34 279 4 4 0 0 L1   4 2 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 4 1 at Duquesne 70.17 vs Southeastern Louisiana 60.99
12 Eastern Michigan 63.69 243 65.76 63.04 69.69 189 1 6 0 0 L6   1 0 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 4 vs Florida A&M 69.39 at St. Bonaventure 59.05
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 Central Michigan at SIUE W 94 - 56 91.68 1 Central Michigan at SIUE W 94 - 56 11.44 1 Miami (OH) at IUPUI W 96 - 83 OT 14.64
2 Buffalo vs UNLV W 80 - 53 90.83 2 Central Michigan vs Iowa State W 81 - 60 11.26 2 Ball State at Purdue W 66 - 60 3.83
3 Central Michigan vs Iowa State W 81 - 60 87.70 3 Toledo vs Dayton W 68 - 50 10.29 3 Toledo vs Dayton W 68 - 50 3.70
4 Central Michigan at Oakland W 103 - 85 86.01 4 Western Michigan at Michigan State L 62 - 65 9.78 4 Bowling Green vs Florida Atlantic W 66 - 55 3.49
5 Toledo vs Dayton W 68 - 50 85.44 5 Buffalo vs UNLV W 80 - 53 8.51 5 Central Michigan vs Iowa State W 81 - 60 2.81
6 Ball State at Purdue W 66 - 60 85.00 6 Miami (OH) at IUPUI W 96 - 83 OT 7.32 6 Bowling Green at Robert Morris W 64 - 62 OT 2.43
7 Buffalo vs Delaware W 87 - 73 84.14 7 Central Michigan at Oakland W 103 - 85 7.31 7 Western Michigan vs ETSU W 87 - 79 0.35
8 Buffalo vs Clemson W 61 - 41 83.71 8 Bowling Green vs Florida Atlantic W 66 - 55 6.91 8      
9 Toledo at St. Bonaventure W 58 - 39 82.90 9 Toledo vs Louisiana Lafayette W 79 - 55 6.65 9      
10 Buffalo vs Canisius W 73 - 47 82.41 10 Eastern Michigan at Loyola Marymount L 64 - 73 6.33 10      
MAC projected standings MAC tournament bracket Most probable outcome realized Most probable outcome unrealized
East Division Conference Overall 1 Buffalo
Rank Team W L W L  
1 Buffalo 14 4 23 6 8 Ohio @ Cleveland, OH Buffalo
2 Miami (OH) 10 8 18 11      
3 Ohio 7 11 12 16 @ Athens, OH Ohio  
4 Bowling Green 6 12 14 14    
5 Kent State 6 12 13 17 9 Bowling Green @ Cleveland, OH Buffalo
6 Akron 6 12 10 18    
4 Toledo    
West Division Conference Overall      
Rank Team W L W L 5 Northern Illinois @ Cleveland, OH Toledo  
1 Central Michigan 13 5 21 7      
2 Ball State 13 5 22 6 @ DeKalb, IL Northern Illinois  
3 Toledo 10 8 19 11    
4 Northern Illinois 10 8 18 11 12 Eastern Michigan @ Cleveland, OH Buffalo
5 Western Michigan 9 9 13 14   2018 MAC
6 Eastern Michigan 4 14 7 21 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 current ratings and projected tournament bracket @ Kalamazoo, MI Western Michigan    
Reaching Reaching Winning      
Seed Team semifinals final tournament 10 Kent State @ Cleveland, OH Central Michigan
1 Buffalo 84.75% 60.15% 34.54%  
2 Central Michigan 80.51% 47.21% 26.51% 3 Ball State  
3 Ball State 74.10% 39.13% 20.83%    
4 Toledo 61.61% 23.22% 9.05% 6 Miami (OH) @ Cleveland, OH Ball State
5 Northern Illinois 34.94% 11.41% 3.83%    
6 Miami (OH) 22.14% 7.54% 2.59% @ Oxford, OH Miami (OH)
7 Western Michigan 15.14% 4.66% 1.35%  
8 Ohio 9.23% 3.08% 0.68% 11 Akron
9 Bowling Green 6.01% 1.71% 0.32%
10 Kent State 4.35% 0.82% 0.14%
11 Akron 3.77% 0.64% 0.11% © Omni Rankings
12 Eastern Michigan 3.45% 0.43% 0.05%