#KPI Blog: Recapping the #KPI

#KPI 1.0 is relatively complete now.  And what a year it was. My main intent for finally beginning to publicize the #KPI data was to see if I had “something” or “nothing”.  I had been utilizing the formula on college basketball rankings while compiling data and making schedules behind the scenes […]

Final Four #KPI Notes (4/5/14)

Some last minute notes and numbers from AT&T Stadium in Arlington. · The four Final Four teams combined to go 124-27 (.821), but went 62-21 (.747) in conference games/including conference tournaments and 62-6 (.912) in non-conference games/including NCAA Tournament. Of the 6 non-conference losses the four schools combined for, two […]

#KPI Blog: Tracking NCAA Scoring Trends

All season long, the #KPI has examined statistical trends as it relates to the rules of college basketball.  The NCAA Tournament, where the stakes are the highest, is no different. Scoring tends to fall come NCAA Tournament time. Over the last three years (since the field expanded to 68), NCAA […]

#KPI Blog: Evaluating the #KPI

Hello from beautiful Spokane.  Admittedly, it’s been a whirlwind couple of days as the #KPI computers have made their way from Indianapolis Sunday, to East Lansing late Sunday night via bus and to Spokane late Monday.  With Michigan State playing in the Big Ten Tournament championship game, there was no opportunity to […]

WEEK 18 SUNDAY #KPI BASKETBALL (as of 3/16/14, 7am ET)

Happy Selection Sunday!  There is a lot of data to dig through below.  Anecdotes throughout Sunday can be found on Twitter at @KPIsports (though I’ll be slightly preoccupied during the Big Ten Tournament championship game at 3:30 p.m. ET).  Thank you for following along! The #KPI Excel file is now […]