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    Very Early RPI Ranking -- ISU #21

    Here's the link:The poll is dated 11/28/2010.

    Edit: ISU #21, not 23. My bad.


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    Re: Very Early RPI Ranking -- ISU #23

    We are not as good as Kent State and Vermont however.


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    Re: Very Early RPI Ranking -- ISU #23

    A few weeks ago it was at #7. Basically too early to mean anything.



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    Re: Very Early RPI Ranking -- ISU #21

    This can not be updated. Cal is stilling getting a Vote and they just lost. Not only lost but scored 5 points in the first half. I highly doubt they are still recieving a vote.



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    Re: Very Early RPI Ranking -- ISU #21

    Good point. That kind of game will take your votes away.


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    Re: Very Early RPI Ranking -- ISU #21

    Kind of interesting...KenPom has our win projection up to 19 for the year. It was 17. That would be huge.


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    Re: Very Early RPI Ranking -- ISU #21

    Let me see......what's the word I'm looking for here?

    Premature? Yeah, that'll do.

    I like our team so far, but let's not start making Final Four reservations just yet.



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    Re: Very Early RPI Ranking -- ISU #21

    Quote Originally Posted by CYlent Bob View Post
    Let me see......what's the word I'm looking for here?

    Premature? Yeah, that'll do.

    I like our team so far, but let's not start making Final Four reservations just yet.
    Um, don't know if you can read or not but in the title he says "VERY EARLY". No one is making final four reservations yet.



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    Re: Very Early RPI Ranking -- ISU #21

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    Um, don't know if you can read or not but in the title he says "VERY EARLY". No one is making final four reservations yet.
    Well, I'm going to take your word as gospel here. As a Cubs fan, you're probably one of our experts on fanning the flames of early-season expectations.



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    Re: Very Early RPI Ranking -- ISU #21

    We are going to be 16-0 when Kansas comes to town on Jan. 12.



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    Re: Very Early RPI Ranking -- ISU #21

    Quote Originally Posted by AdRock4Cy View Post
    We are going to be 16-0 when Kansas comes to town on Jan. 12.
    If we are, that would be one heck of a thing to celebrate!




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    Re: Very Early RPI Ranking -- ISU #21

    Quote Originally Posted by jj-cyclones View Post
    This can not be updated. Cal is stilling getting a Vote and they just lost. Not only lost but scored 5 points in the first half. I highly doubt they are still recieving a vote.
    Cal has wins over New Mexico and 20th ranked Temple...that 5 point half will haunt the public's perception of them, but they actually have an impressive resume right now.



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    Re: Very Early RPI Ranking -- ISU #21

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone_12 View Post
    Cal has wins over New Mexico and 20th ranked Temple...that 5 point half will haunt the public's perception of them, but they actually have an impressive resume right now.
    Did you watch the Temple game? Both teams sucked. Cal won because they sucked less.



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    Re: Very Early RPI Ranking -- ISU #21

    I am a huge Cyclone fan, but also a realist. I am still going to be happy if we play hard and compete b/c we are going to run into much better competition soon, and on the road besides. I still would be happy with anything above .500


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    Re: Very Early RPI Ranking -- ISU #21

    Okay guys..the RPI is a mathematical model, not voted on by human voters. Meaning, the model only becomes accurate/mature as it has more inputs. MEANING, we're like 1/5 of the way through the season, so it's not accurate.

    I'm just going to paste the formula and show why it's not accurate
    RPI = (WP * 0.25) + (OWP * 0.50) + (OOWP * 0.25)

    WP is the teams' winning percentage, OWP is their opponents' win percentage, and OOWP is their opponents' opponents' win percentage.

    Why is someone like Sam Houston State in the top 10 even though they're 1-1? Because they played Texas for one, and for example they play Colorado State who plays Kansas and most of the teams they play have winning records.



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