Big South Basketball Projections 2018


These are the latest Big South Conference projections based on our NCAA College Basketball Ratings. These projections for the Big South are based on actual results of previous games and our predicted results for games upcoming in the future. The rank (or seed) for each team is only based upon their projected finish in the conference. Our latest update to these projections was done on 3/11/2018.

Big South Projected Standings

Rank Team All Games Conference Games
Actual Projected Actual Projected
Wins Losses Wins Losses Wins Losses Wins Losses
1 UNC Asheville 21 12 21 12 14 6 14 6
2 Radford 22 12 22 12 15 6 15 6
3 Winthrop 19 12 19 12 13 7 13 7
4 Campbell 16 15 16 15 10 9 10 9
5 Liberty 20 14 20 14 11 10 11 10
6 Gardner Webb 14 18 14 18 9 10 9 10
7 High Point 14 16 14 16 9 10 9 10
8 Charleston So 15 16 15 16 10 10 10 10
9 Presbyterian 11 21 11 21 4 15 4 15
10 Longwood 7 26 7 26 4 16 4 16

Projected Big South Tournament Bids

Our full list of NCAA Tournament and NIT Tournament projections can be found here. The below list contains our latest NCAA Tournament projections for teams within the Big South Conference. The “Bracket Rating” is based on a proprietary formula that projects a team’s bracket seeding by the NCAA Tournament committee.

Team Seed Bracket Rating
Radford 16 -1.053

Big South Conference Tournament Predictions

Below are the odds to advance to each stage of the Big South Conference Tournament. The table below is based on 1,000 simulations. Another caveat is that this simulation is based on the projected final seed of each Big South team. The Big South Men’s Conference Tournament is unique in it’s set up. The First Round is played at the site of the higher seed, but then the Quarterfinals and Semifinals are played on the campus of the Regular Season winner. The Finals, however, are then played at the home site of the highest remaining seed.

Regular Season Champion: UNC Asheville
Tournament Site: Campus Sites
First Round: February 27th, 2018
Quarterfinals: March 1st, 2018
Semifinals: March 2nd, 2018
Finals: March 4th, 2018

Seed Team To Advance To
Qtrs Semis Finals To Win
1
UNC Asheville
100%
100%
0%
0%
2
Radford
100%
100%
100%
100%
3
Winthrop
100%
100%
0%
0%
4
Campbell
100%
0%
0%
0%
5
Liberty
100%
100%
100%
0%
6
Gardner Webb
100%
0%
0%
0%
7
High Point
0%
0%
0%
0%
8
Charleston So
100%
0%
0%
0%
9
Presbyterian
0%
0%
0%
0%
10
Longwood
100%
0%
0%
0%

Big South Upcoming Conference Games with Projections

Every projection takes into account the ability of each team, home court advantage, and other factors that make for accurate predictions.

Date Away Team Away Prob to Win Home Team Home Prob to Win Game Projection

Projections in Other Conferences

For other conferences, please see below.

AAC ACC America East Atlantic 10
Atlantic Sun Big 12 Big East Big Sky
Big South Big Ten Big West Colonial
Conference USA Horizon Ivy League MAAC
MAC MEAC MWC MVC
NEC OVC Pac-12 Patriot
Southern SEC Summit Southland
Southwestern Sun Belt WAC WCC