Tuesday, January 13, 2009

SoCon Update

Just figured with a few days of down time until Georgia Southern comes to town, that I'd do a little recap of what the rest of the Southern Conference teams have done up until now. I'll even include UNCG so that you can see where the Spartans stand in terms of RPI and Pomeroy rankings.

Appalachain State (6-7)
RPI - 254
KenPom - 270
Wins: Charlotte, Campbell, Furman, Wofford, Miligan, Elon
Losses: UNCW, Niagara, ETSU, Kentucky, Texas, UNCG, Davidson

Chattanooga (6-10)
RPI - 200
KenPom - 198
Wins: Tennessee Temple, Tennessee Wesleyan, Mississippi Valley St, Niagara, Furman, Citadel
Losses: Tennessee, Missouri, Memphis, So Cal, Fairfield, Davidson, ETSU, Alabama, Ga Southern, Wofford

College of Charleston (12-3)
RPI - 104
KenPom - 150
Wins: So. Illinois-E, TCU, Charleston Southern, SC State, South Carolina, Elon, UNCG, Coastal Carolina, UNCW, Winthrop, Ga Southern, Samford
Losses: Temple, Davidson, UNC

Davidson (12-3)
RPI - 29
KenPom - 36
Wins: Guilford, James Madison, Winthrop, Florida Atlantic, Loyola-Md, NC State, West Virginia, Chattanooga, College of Charleston, Samford, Citadel, App State
Losses: Oklahoma, Purdue, Duke

Elon (4-8)
RPI - 260
KenPom - 308
Wins: Southern Virginia, Citadel, Lees McRae, Lipscomb
Losses: West Virginia, UT-Martin, Va Tech, College of Charleston, Maryland, Navy, App State, Western Carolina

Furman (2-11)
RPI - 341
KenPom - 337
Wins: Emory, Berry
Losses: Charleston Southern, Duquesne, Dartmouth, Notre Dame, App State, North Florida, Vanderbilt, Western Carolina, Samford, Chattanooga

Georgia Southern (4-8)
RPI - 172
KenPom - 217
Wins: Houston, Reinhardt, Samford, Chattanooga
Losses: Duke, UTEP, Austin Peay, Drake, North Dakota State, Florida, Citadel, College of Charleston

Samford (6-8)
RPI - 246
KenPom - 288
Wins: Spring Hill, Campbellsville, Lipscomb, Louisiana Tech, McNeese State, Furman
Losses: Belmont, Ohio State, Georgia Southern, St Louis, Chicago State, Davidson, Wofford, College of Charleston

The Citadel (7-9)
RPI - 280
KenPom - 279
Wins: Grace Bible, Cincinnati Christian, Charleston Southern, Grambling State, UNCG, Bethune-Cookman, Georgia Southern
Losses: VCU, Iowa, C. Arkansas, Elon, UC-Davis, Michigan State, South Carolina, Davidson, Chattanooga

UNCG (2-11)
RPI - 324
KenPom - 329
Wins: Webber International, App State
Losses: Charlotte, Central Arkansas, NC State, Citadel, College of Charleston, ECU, Kent St, Dayton, Akron, Princeton, Western Carolina

Western Carolina (8-5)
RPI - 189
KenPom - 193
Wins: Toccoa Falls, Louisiana Tech, Northern Illinios, Kent State, Tennessee Wesleyan, Furman, UNCG, Elon
Losses: UConn, San Diego State, Gardner-Webb, Marquette, UNCA

Wofford (6-6)
RPI - 96
KenPom - 195
Wins: UT-Pan American, Air Force, UNCA, Union College, Chattanooga, Samford
Losses: Dayton, Clemson, App State, Georgia, Navy, South Carolina