#147 Sam Houston (5-6)

avg: 623.17  •  sd: 64.3  •  top 16/20: 0%

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# Opponent Result Game Rating Status Date Event
121 Texas A&M Loss 6-7 705.38 Feb 4th Antifreeze
83 Trinity Loss 5-9 588.12 Feb 4th Antifreeze
182 Texas-San Antonio Win 9-8 400.87 Feb 4th Antifreeze
212 Houston** Win 12-5 464.97 Ignored Feb 4th Antifreeze
109 Texas State Loss 4-8 381.97 Feb 5th Antifreeze
121 Texas A&M Loss 2-12 230.38 Feb 5th Antifreeze
82 Central Florida Loss 5-8 676.52 Feb 25th Mardi Gras XXXV
83 Trinity Loss 6-8 816.69 Feb 25th Mardi Gras XXXV
203 Miami (Florida) Win 10-5 619.62 Feb 25th Mardi Gras XXXV
179 LSU Win 8-6 648.09 Feb 26th Mardi Gras XXXV
167 Jacksonville State Win 12-6 1028.64 Feb 26th Mardi Gras XXXV
**Blowout Eligible


The uncertainty of the mean is equal to the standard deviation of the set of game ratings, divided by the square root of the number of games. We treated a team’s ranking as a normally distributed random variable, with the USAU ranking as the mean and the uncertainty of the ranking as the standard deviation
  1. Calculate uncertainy for USAU ranking averge
  2. Model ranking as a normal distribution around USAU averge with standard deviation equal to uncertainty
  3. Simulate seasons by drawing a rank for each team from their distribution. Note the teams in the top 16 (club) or top 20 (college)
  4. Sum the fractions for each region for how often each of it's teams appeared in the top 16 (club) or top 20 (college)
  5. Subtract one from each fraction for "autobids"
  6. Award remainings bids to the regions with the highest remaining fraction, subtracting one from the fraction each time a bid is awarded
There is an article on Ulitworld written by Scott Dunham and I that gives a little more context (though it probably was the thing that linked you here)