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American Athletic Basketball - Week 17 of 18

Rice Most Important Games

The Most Important Games for the Rice Owls are those conference games in the upcoming week whose outcome most changes the Owls final standings. The Importance Factor provides a relative importance between games. Rice Owls fans can use this table to identify the most interesting conference games in the upcoming week of play.

Rice Most Important Games
Game Importance
Factor
(0‑∼100)
Game
Winner
Rice Resultant Probabilities
Regular Season Finish
1*
First and Second
Round Byes
2*
First and Second
Round Byes
3*
First and Second
Round Byes
4*
First and Second
Round Byes
5**
First Round Bye
6**
First Round Bye
7**
First Round Bye
8**
First Round Bye
9**
First Round Bye
10**
First Round Bye
11 12 13 14
Rice
(11‑16)

vs
Temple
(10‑17)
37 Rice Wins X X X X X <1% 10% 22% 23% 31% 13% 1% <1% ^
Current Probabilities X X X X X <1% 7% 16% 19% 28% 19% 7% 4% <1%
Temple Wins X X X X X X 2% 7% 14% 27% 28% 14% 8% 1%
North Texas
(14‑12)

vs
Tulane
(13‑13)
14 North Texas Wins X X X X X <1% 4% 17% 23% 34% 13% 6% 3% <1%
Current Probabilities X X X X X <1% 7% 16% 19% 28% 19% 7% 4% <1%
Tulane Wins X X X X X <1% 9% 15% 16% 23% 24% 7% 5% 1%
Texas-San Antonio
(9‑19)

vs
Tulsa
(14‑13)
8 Texas-San Antonio Wins X X X X X <1% 7% 20% 27% 20% 14% 6% 4% 1%
Current Probabilities X X X X X <1% 7% 16% 19% 28% 19% 7% 4% <1%
Tulsa Wins X X X X X <1% 6% 14% 14% 33% 22% 7% 3% <1%
UAB
(18‑9)

vs
Wichita St.
(11‑17)
6 UAB Wins X X X X X <1% 7% 16% 19% 30% 18% 6% 3% <1%
Current Probabilities X X X X X <1% 7% 16% 19% 28% 19% 7% 4% <1%
Wichita St. Wins X X X X X <1% 7% 16% 18% 24% 20% 7% 6% 1%
Memphis
(20‑8)

vs
E. Carolina
(14‑13)
1 Memphis Wins X X X X X X 8% 18% 18% 28% 18% 7% 4% <1%
Current Probabilities X X X X X <1% 7% 16% 19% 28% 19% 7% 4% <1%
E. Carolina Wins X X X X X 1% 4% 12% 24% 29% 19% 7% 3% 1%
Charlotte
(17‑10)

vs
South Florida
(21‑5)
0 Charlotte Wins X X X X X <1% 7% 16% 19% 28% 19% 7% 4% <1%
Current Probabilities X X X X X <1% 7% 16% 19% 28% 19% 7% 4% <1%
South Florida Wins X X X X X <1% 7% 16% 19% 28% 19% 7% 4% <1%
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this playoff spot
  • X means the team cannot win this playoff spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - green number indicates the team controls its destiny for this spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - red number indicates the team does not control its destiny for this spot
  • *  denotes first and second round byes in the post season conference tournament
  • ** denotes first round bye in the post season conference tournament