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    RPI jump

    We jumped to 31, that 14 spots with our win over KSU!

    They only dropped 4 spots.

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    That should help seeding, hope the team breaks the top 25. ROAD DOGZ!


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    Re: RPI jump

    That's impressive. Just imagine what a good week this week might do for ISU.



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    Re: RPI jump

    Wow, that is great news! Let's just grab a few more wins and see how low we can go.



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    Re: RPI jump

    beat either Mizzou and Baylor it will be 25 and beat both then finish out around 20



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    Re: RPI jump

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonefan1983 View Post
    beat either Mizzou and Baylor it will be 25 and beat both then finish out around 20
    Many times this season this team has shown the talent to beat top 25 teams but not the consistency to be a top 25 team. I think we would need to beat both Mizzou and Baylor to break the top 25.



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    Re: RPI jump

    Quote Originally Posted by kilroy View Post
    We jumped to 31, that 14 spots with our win over KSU!

    They only dropped 4 spots.

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    That should help seeding, hope the team breaks the top 25. ROAD DOGZ!
    Not that I want us to lose straight, but losing 3 straight wouldn't knock us down further than 40.

    Our SOS should be in the top 25 after our last 3-5 games. Hate to say "I told you so" but our fans here hating on our SOS early in the year were pretty blind.



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    Re: RPI jump

    Quote Originally Posted by Judoka View Post
    Many times this season this team has shown the talent to beat top 25 teams but not the consistency to be a top 25 team. I think we would need to beat both Mizzou and Baylor to break the top 25.
    Agree to disagree, i think ISU has played consistent to be a top 25 team. 11-5 in the big 12 says alot



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    Re: RPI jump

    Missouri is down to 15. Sweet.



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    Re: RPI jump

    [QUOTE=HFCS;2710114]
    Quote Originally Posted by kilroy View Post
    We jumped to 31, that 14 spots with our win over KSU!They only dropped 4 spots.College Basketball - Rankings - Rivals.comThat should help seeding, hope the team breaks the top 25. ROAD DOGZ!
    Not that I want us to lose straight, but losing 3 straight wouldn't knock us down further than 40.Our SOS should be in the top 25 after our last 3-5 games. Hate to say

    Except for the fact that our non con SOS was very weak...we played two tournament teams non conference, that's not a challenging schedule at all.



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    Re: RPI jump

    Also HFCS, our current SOS is 60. It won't go up all the way to the top 25.



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    Re: RPI jump

    [quote=Cincyclone;2710195]
    Quote Originally Posted by HFCS View Post

    Except for the fact that our non con SOS was very weak...we played two tournament teams non conference, that's not a challenging schedule at all.
    If you end up with a SOS in the top-40, your non-conference schedule was strong enough. As it has been said many times, with playing in the Big 12, there is little benefit to having a non-conference schedule more difficult than this year's.



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    Re: RPI jump

    [QUOTE=swarthmoreCY;2710206]
    Quote Originally Posted by Cincyclone View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by HFCS View Post
    Except for the fact that our non con SOS was very weak...we played two tournament teams non conference, that's not a challenging schedule at all.
    If you end up with a SOS in the top-40, your non-conference schedule was strong enough. As it has been said many times, with playing in the Big 12, there is little benefit to having a non-conference schedule more difficult than this year's.
    Oh I agree but it seemed like HFCS was trying to see our non con SOS was strong. It wasn't.



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    Re:RPI jump

    Our non conference opponents went 8-2 and some teams ahead of us lost as well yesterday so that may have factored in.



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    Re: RPI jump

    The more wins any of our non-conference opponents rack up the higher our RPI will climb too, 50% of the RPI formula is the opponents win percentage.



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    Re: RPI jump

    Funny how the media wants to back up their rankings from the beginning of the season. They keep k state as high as possible and don't really want to rank us. Preseason ranking really do mean something, it means the media is behind you all year.



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