The predicted winner is bolded. The unnamed column shows the predicted point spreads. Top line is our computer forecast. Negative number means higher seed is favored. The second line is the Vegas line/odds/spread. Negative number means the higher seed is favored.
Rank= Fanbay.net Total Ranking- Combined ranking using the RPI, Sagarin, and Pomeroy rankings plus impact of RPI Strength of Schedule.
RPI= RPI Rank (RPI is historically considered to be the gold standard for the NCAA Selections Committee) and the actual RPI number. Here are the actual RPI ratings
Sag= Sagarin Rank. Click here for the Sagarin ratings. The number listed in the column above is the teams rank in the list.
Sag= Pomeroy Computer Ranking.
SOS= Strength of Schedule Ranking according to RPI ratings.
Score= Fanbay.net Total Ranking- Actual value of the combined formula based on the RPI, Sagarin, and Pomeroy rankings plus impact of RPI Strength of Schedule.
Off Pts= Points per game.
Def Pts= Opponents points per game.
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