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Big East Basketball - Week 12 of 17

Butler What If?

The Butler Bulldogs What If table presents finishing probabilities depended upon how Butler plays future conference games. These games include either the next game or all remaining games. Other unplayed future conference games are assumed won/lost with a probability based upon relative team strengths.

Butler What If?

Next Game - Seton Hall (12‑9)

  Resultant Record Regular Season Finish
  W L 1*
First Round Bye
2*
First Round Bye
3*
First Round Bye
4*
First Round Bye
5*
First Round Bye
6 7 8 9 10 11
Win Next Game 4 8 <1% <1% <1% <1% 2% 8% 19% 25% 28% 18% 2%
Current Standings 3 8 <1% <1% <1% <1% 1% 5% 15% 22% 29% 23% 4%
Lose Next Game 3 9 <1% <1% <1% <1% <1% 1% 12% 22% 32% 28% 5%


Best/Worst Case Scenarios

  Regular Season Finish
  1*
First Round Bye
2*
First Round Bye
3*
First Round Bye
4*
First Round Bye
5*
First Round Bye
6 7 8 9 10 11
Best Case Scenario <1% <1% <1% <1% 2% 8% 19% 25% 28% 18% 2%
Current Standings <1% <1% <1% <1% 1% 5% 15% 22% 29% 23% 4%
Worst Case Scenario <1% <1% <1% <1% <1% 1% 12% 22% 32% 28% 5%
Best Case Scenario
   Butler beats Seton Hall
Worst Case Scenario
   Seton Hall beats Butler
  • Notes
  • Only games from the current week are considered for inclusion into the scenarios
  • Only those games that meaningfully affect the playoff probabilities are included in the scenarios - maximum of three


Remaining Games

Remaining Games
Won
Winning Percentage of
Remaining Games
Resultant Record Regular Season Finish
W L 1*
First Round Bye
2*
First Round Bye
3*
First Round Bye
4*
First Round Bye
5*
First Round Bye
6 7 8 9 10 11
9 of 9 100% 12 8 <1% <1% 6% 30% 45% 18% 1% <1% ^ ^ ^
8 of 9 89% 11 9 <1% <1% <1% 6% 34% 47% 12% <1% ^ ^ ^
7 of 9 78% 10 10 X <1% <1% <1% 10% 46% 38% 6% <1% <1% ^
6 of 9 67% 9 11 X X X <1% 1% 19% 51% 25% 3% <1% <1%
5 of 9 56% 8 12 X X X X <1% 3% 31% 46% 19% 1% <1%
4 of 9 44% 7 13 X X X X X <1% 8% 38% 45% 9% <1%
3 of 9 33% 6 14 X X X X X X 1% 12% 54% 33% 1%
2 of 9 22% 5 15 X X X X X X <1% 1% 27% 65% 8%
1 of 9 11% 4 16 X X X X X X X X 4% 68% 28%
0 of 9 0% 3 17 X X X X X X X X X 34% 66%
  • 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
  • Table Sorting Method
  • * denotes first round bye in the post season conference tournament