NCAA Tournament Bubble Breakdown 2018 – Who’s In?

Enjoy my take on the NCAA’s “team sheets” for the six biggest bubble teams. Now that Davidson has beaten Rhode Island, the bubble has shrunk again. This is the sheet I look at when seeding my Bracketology, so enjoy this sneak peek into the life of a bracketologist! Who would you have in?

Arizona State  Saint Mary’s   USC     Marquette   Louisville   Baylor 
 Record   20-11  28-5  23-11  19-13  20-13  18-14
 RPI  #66  #40  #34  #57  #38  #68
 RPI SOS  #74  #165  #39  #25  #15  #22
 RPI Non-Con SOS  #103  #178  #57  #138  #80  #123
 vs RPI Q1   3-4  2-1  4-6  3-8  3-10  4-12
 vs RPI Q2  5-5  2-2  5-4  5-3  2-3  3-1
 vs RPI Q3/Q4  12-2  24-2  14-1  11-2  15-0  10-1
 KenPom  #45  #28  #40  #53  #33  #34
 KP SOS  #72  #171  #70  #16  #34  #10
 KP Non-Con SOS  #125  #285  #116  #170  #224  #282
 vs KP A-Level  4-2  2-1  2-4  4-9  4-10  5-11
 vs KP B-Level  4-5  2-3  8-5  5-4  1-3  4-3
 vs KP Other  12-3  24-1  13-2  10-0  15-0  9-0
 Sagarin  #49  #42  #35  #51  #23  #30
 BPI  #45  #26  #43  #49  #30  #36
 Strength of Record  #68  #51  #59  #41  #43  #45
 KPI  #37  #55  #34  #50  #53  #57
 Average of the six major metrics  #53  #36  #38  #52  #32  #42

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