How Bladen Basketball Groups Charge For State Playoffs – BladenOnline | Techi Chook


By Sonny Jones

The NC Excessive College Athletic Affiliation basketball playoffs are set to open 5 weeks from right this moment.

Let’s check out how Bladen County’s varsity groups rank within the Scores Proportion Index (RPI). That is the method the state makes use of to assist with playoff seeding and first-round pairings. The method features a groups successful proportion, the successful proportion of the opponents and the successful proportion of the opponents of the opponents.

EAST BLADEN BOYS
Document: 12-2 total, 4-0 convention
Present RPI: 0.57304
Present Seed: 12
Final Week’s Seed: 9
This Week: Tuesday at Crimson Springs, Friday at residence towards St
Outlook: The Eagles seem to be a certain guess to make the playoffs. If East Bladen wins the Southeastern Athletic Convention championship it can safe at the least two residence video games. If the Eagles do not win the SAC-7, then it is unsure if they will play a house recreation. The ten convention champions are chosen first, adopted by the RPI.

WEST BLADEN BOYS
Document: 11-5 total, 2-2 convention
Present RPI: 0.540927
Present Seed: 14
Final Week’s Seed: 13
This Week: Tuesday in St. Pauls, Friday at residence towards Halfway
Outlook: Final week’s time beyond regulation win at Crimson Springs helped preserve the Knights in a robust place for the state playoffs. Huge recreation at No. 15 seed St. Pauls tonight. General, West Bladen seems to be in fine condition with eight common season video games remaining and the convention match to make the state playoffs. A house recreation is unlikely, however not out of the query.

EAST BLADEN GIRLS
Document: 11-3 total, 3-1 convention
Present RPI: 0.586627
Present Seed: 11
Final Week’s Seed: 9
This Week: Tuesday at Crimson Springs, Friday at residence towards St
Outlook: The Eagles dropped two spots after their loss to No. 5 Fairmont at their residence final week. Whereas successful the convention title might be a problem and there will definitely be residence video games within the state playoffs, East Bladen must be comfy within the bracket when the pairings are set to be launched on Feb. 18.

WEST BLADEN GIRLS
Document: 8-5 total, 1-3 convention
Present RPI: 0.490993
Present Seed: 23
Final Week’s Seed: 21
This Week: Tuesday in St. Pauls, Friday at residence towards Halfway
Outlook: The losses towards the upper seeded No. 5 Fairmont and No. 21 Crimson Springs harm the Knights a bit, however they’re nonetheless within the playoff area. Nevertheless, West Bladen has misplaced 4 straight within the new 12 months and must get again within the win column to remain within the hunt for a postseason berth.

Right here is the RPI for different Southeastern Athletic Convention groups as of Tuesday morning:

MEN
15. St. Paul
19. Crimson Fountain
26. Fairmont
27. Within the center
48. Clinton

WOMEN
4. St. Paul
5. Fairmont
20. Within the center
21. Crimson Fountain
34. Clinton

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Sonny Jones could be reached at wibbyj@gmail.com.



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