MAAC Basketball Projections 2018


These are the latest Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference projections based on our NCAA College Basketball Ratings. These projections for the MAAC 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.

MAAC Projected Standings

Rank Team All Games Conference Games
Actual Projected Actual Projected
Wins Losses Wins Losses Wins Losses Wins Losses
1 Rider 22 9 22 9 15 4 15 4
2 Canisius 21 11 21 11 15 4 15 4
3 Niagara 19 13 19 13 12 7 12 7
4 Iona 20 13 20 13 14 7 14 7
5 Manhattan 14 17 14 17 9 10 9 10
6 Fairfield 17 16 17 16 12 10 12 10
7 Quinnipiac 12 21 12 21 9 12 9 12
8 Monmouth NJ 11 20 11 20 7 12 7 12
9 St Peter’s 14 18 14 18 8 13 8 13
10 Siena 8 24 8 24 4 15 4 15
11 Marist 6 25 6 25 4 15 4 15

Projected MAAC 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 Metro Atlantic Athletic 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
Iona 16 -0.536

MAAC Conference Tournament Predictions

Below are the odds to advance to each stage of the Metro Atlantic Athletic 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 MAAC team. The MAAC Conference Basketball Tournament is played on the home court of the Siena Saints.

Regular Season Champion: Rider
Tournament Site: Times-Union Center (Albany, NY)
First Round: March 1st, 2018
Quarterfinals: March 2nd and 3rd, 2018
Semifinals: March 4th, 2018
Finals: March 5th, 2018

Seed Team To Advance To
Qtrs Semis Finals To Win
1
Rider
100%
0%
0%
0%
2
Canisius
100%
0%
0%
0%
3
Niagara
100%
0%
0%
0%
4
Iona
100%
100%
100%
100%
5
Manhattan
100%
0%
0%
0%
6
Fairfield
100%
100%
100%
0%
7
Quinnipiac
100%
100%
0%
0%
8
Monmouth NJ
0%
0%
0%
0%
9
St Peter’s
100%
100%
0%
0%
10
Siena
0%
0%
0%
0%
11
Marist
0%
0%
0%
0%

MAAC 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