Florida State lefty Drew Parrish (Mandy Sorenson)


Postseason Analysis: What Does Today’s RPI Tell Us?


We all think it from time to time. We watch a team climb a dozen RPI spots with a midweek road win and proclaim, “This is nuts. It’s too early to worry about the RPI!”

But is it too early? Can a team with an RPI problem on April 10 make a large climb by selection day? Are there trends to consider like strength of schedule, conference strength, or jersey color?

Like Scooby and Gang, we at D1 love a good mystery. We took a look at the RPI rankings from April 11, 2018 and compared them to the selection[…]