Explanation: Each team is listed with its record, overall score differential, and its ratings. Brief explanations of the ratings follow.
In order to increase early-season stability, the three main rankings, the improved RPI, and the college pseudopoll include priors based on the previous season final predictive ratings and occasionally incorporating preseason predictions of various major publications. The other rankings for college sports do not include priors, and thus can be wildly unstable early in the year. A team whose rankings are affected by this prior is noted with a P following its rankings.

Full Ranking

                                         STANDARD   MED LIKELY  PREDICTIVE  IMPRVD RPI
TEAM      W  L   PF   PA  SCHED  ELOSS  RNK RATING  RNK RATING  RNK RATING  RNK RATING  P-SCR  P-OFF  P-DEF  H-SCR
MYSTICS  32 11 3855 3429  0.106 21.703    1  1.659    1  0.597    1  0.702    1 0.5615  3.731  1.272  0.132  0.000
SUN      28 14 3438 3300  0.095 21.972    2  1.390    2  0.449    2  0.333    2 0.5438  3.618  0.401  0.264  0.000
SPARKS   23 15 3013 2951  0.010 19.278    4  1.089    4  0.222    6  0.111    3 0.5258  3.587  0.048  0.174  0.000
ACES     23 16 3256 3140  0.073 20.283    3  1.137    3  0.246    3  0.241    4 0.5246  3.653  0.464  0.017  0.000
SKY      21 15 3073 3001  0.011 18.087    5  1.029    5  0.174    4  0.187    5 0.5183  3.730  0.753 -0.379  0.000
STORM    19 17 2696 2719 -0.024 18.198    6  0.842    6  0.036    7 -0.115    6 0.5045  3.508 -0.505  0.276  0.000
LYNX     18 17 2739 2665 -0.017 17.331    7  0.824    7  0.001    5  0.150    7 0.5016  3.565 -0.005  0.306  0.000
MERCURY  15 20 2677 2744 -0.048 17.658    8  0.574    8 -0.183    9 -0.227    8 0.4808  3.559 -0.406 -0.048  0.000
FEVER    13 21 2638 2730 -0.068 16.966    9  0.410    9 -0.309    8 -0.187    9 0.4688  3.587 -0.248 -0.125  0.000
WINGS    10 24 2434 2631 -0.086 17.425   11  0.149   11 -0.501   10 -0.425   10 0.4494  3.486 -0.906  0.056  0.000
TEAM      W  L   PF   PA  SCHED  ELOSS  RNK RATING  RNK RATING  RNK RATING  RNK RATING  P-SCR  P-OFF  P-DEF  H-SCR
LIBERTY  10 24 2632 2881 -0.064 17.532   10  0.172   10 -0.472   12 -0.543   11 0.4491  3.660 -0.290 -0.796  0.000
DREAM     8 26 2421 2681 -0.064 17.746   12  0.000   12 -0.620   11 -0.515   12 0.4376  3.493 -0.969 -0.062  0.000

WESTERN CONFERENCE
STANDARD MED LIKELY PREDICTIVE IMPRVD RPI TEAM W L PF PA SCHED ELOSS RNK RATING RNK RATING RNK RATING RNK RATING P-SCR P-OFF P-DEF H-SCR SPARKS 23 15 3013 2951 0.010 19.278 4 1.089 4 0.222 6 0.111 3 0.5258 3.587 0.048 0.174 0.000 ACES 23 16 3256 3140 0.073 20.283 3 1.137 3 0.246 3 0.241 4 0.5246 3.653 0.464 0.017 0.000 STORM 19 17 2696 2719 -0.024 18.198 6 0.842 6 0.036 7 -0.115 6 0.5045 3.508 -0.505 0.276 0.000 LYNX 18 17 2739 2665 -0.017 17.331 7 0.824 7 0.001 5 0.150 7 0.5016 3.565 -0.005 0.306 0.000 MERCURY 15 20 2677 2744 -0.048 17.658 8 0.574 8 -0.183 9 -0.227 8 0.4808 3.559 -0.406 -0.048 0.000 WINGS 10 24 2434 2631 -0.086 17.425 11 0.149 11 -0.501 10 -0.425 10 0.4494 3.486 -0.906 0.056 0.000

EASTERN CONFERENCE
STANDARD MED LIKELY PREDICTIVE IMPRVD RPI TEAM W L PF PA SCHED ELOSS RNK RATING RNK RATING RNK RATING RNK RATING P-SCR P-OFF P-DEF H-SCR MYSTICS 32 11 3855 3429 0.106 21.703 1 1.659 1 0.597 1 0.702 1 0.5615 3.731 1.272 0.132 0.000 SUN 28 14 3438 3300 0.095 21.972 2 1.390 2 0.449 2 0.333 2 0.5438 3.618 0.401 0.264 0.000 SKY 21 15 3073 3001 0.011 18.087 5 1.029 5 0.174 4 0.187 5 0.5183 3.730 0.753 -0.379 0.000 FEVER 13 21 2638 2730 -0.068 16.966 9 0.410 9 -0.309 8 -0.187 9 0.4688 3.587 -0.248 -0.125 0.000 LIBERTY 10 24 2632 2881 -0.064 17.532 10 0.172 10 -0.472 12 -0.543 11 0.4491 3.660 -0.290 -0.796 0.000 DREAM 8 26 2421 2681 -0.064 17.746 12 0.000 12 -0.620 11 -0.515 12 0.4376 3.493 -0.969 -0.062 0.000


DIVISION             W   L   PCT  RNK RATING
WESTERN CONFERENCE 108 109 0.498    1 -0.030
EASTERN CONFERENCE 112 111 0.502    2 -0.040

Home field advantage amounts to:
     0.363 points in main ratings (0.226 for semineutral)
     0.030 points in improved RPI (0.023 for semineutral)
Average of 2.15 points per score
Predict score:
Team Strength vs. Time Plot:
posted: Fri Oct 11 05:30:15 2019
games through: Thu Oct 10 2019

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