Stories tagged: rpi
UPDATED: Mon., March 4, 2019
Will they stay or will they go? Gonzaga women’s basketball fans will be asking that question for two more weeks, even if the Zags manage to win another West Coast …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 22, 2018
The NCAA has made another significant adjustment to the ranking system used for seeding and selecting NCAA Tournament teams. Once again, Gonzaga coach Mark Few was one of the leading …
Sun., July 8, 2018
In 2005, Gonzaga played three teams ranked in the top five at the time and Washington, which finished No. 8 in the AP final regular-season poll. That didn’t make our …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 19, 2018
Another week of carnage for teams in the AP college basketball poll saw squads ranked third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth lose at least once.
Wed., March 29, 2017
By most accounts, the WIAA got it right when it adopted an RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) to seed the state basketball tournaments this year.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 20, 2017
The merits of the new state basketball format and seeding system for Washington high schools have been grilled since the WIAA announced the changes in late September.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 11, 2017
I couldn’t express my thoughts about the WIAA’s RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) format in a regular news story.
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017
To Greg Whitmore, the unveiling of the WIAA’s first RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) boys and girls basketball rankings Friday was like opening a late Christmas present.
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017
It’s expected by Friday that the WIAA will release its first RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) rankings for boys and girls basketball under changes implemented for the 2016-17 season.
Tue., Jan. 3, 2012
Gonzaga University is sixth in the first RPI men’s basketball rankings of the season released by the NCAA on Monday. RPI stands for Ratings Percentage Index and rates every men’s …
Mon., Jan. 2, 2012
Gonzaga University is sixth in the first RPI men’s basketball rankings of the season released by the NCAA on Monday.