Tag: rankings

Northwestern climbing in the polls

I’m going to make Tuesday “poll day” on Chicago College Basketball. If you missed my post on the Mid-Major Top 25 check it out here. The Northwestern Wildcats are 5-0 and beginning to get some national recognition. Thanks to victories over Georgia Tech and Creighton, they finally have the ammunition to start trying to move... Read more »

Northwestern is ranked!

Headline pretty much says it all, but a quick analysis of this joyous occasion is after the jump. Northwestern is ranked #25 this week in the AP Top 25. I think that about says it all. It is the Wildcats’ first national ranking since January of 1969. Northwestern received 144 votes, easily out distancing Gonzaga... Read more »

Chicago City Rankings - 12/21

Note: This is the weekly spot where I’ll recap what happened for each of the five teams this blog covers and rank them. The rankings are a combination of subjectivity and (mostly) statistical analysis. It includes RPI, Basketball State, Ken Pomeroy, Sagarin and my own observations. It’s sort of like the BCS for Chicago. I’m sure that makes you cringe.... Read more »
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Chicago City Rankings - 12-14

Note: This is the weekly spot where I’ll recap what happened for each of the five teams this blog covers and rank them. The rankings are a combination of subjectivity and (mostly) statistical analysis. It includes RPI, Basketball State, Ken Pomeroy, Sagarin and my own observations. It’s sort of like the BCS for Chicago. I’m sure that makes you cringe.... Read more »

Northwestern and the AP Poll

Since there are no games tonight lets talk about something else, polls! Northwestern is currently receiving votes in both the AP Poll and the ESPN/USA Today Coaches Poll. The AP Poll has the Wildcats 31st with 48 points in the “Others Receiving Votes” part of the ledger. Thanks to the wonderful PollSpeak we can figure... Read more »

Chicago City Rankings - 12/7

Note: This is the weekly spot where I’ll recap what happened for each of the five teams this blog covers and rank them. The rankings are a combination of subjectivity and (mostly) statistical analysis. It includes RPI, Basketball State, Ken Pomeroy, Sagarin and my own observations. It’s sort of like the BCS for Chicago. I’m... Read more »
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Chicago City Rankings - 11/30

Note: This is the weekly spot where I’ll recap what happened for each of the five teams this blog covers and rank them. The rankings are a combination of subjectivity and (mostly) statistical analysis. It includes RPI, Basketball State, Ken Pomeroy, Sagarin and my own observations. It’s sort of like the BCS for Chicago. I’m... Read more »

Chicago City Rankings - 11/23

Note: This is the weekly spot where I’ll recap what happened for each of the five teams this blog covers and rank them. The rankings are a combination of subjectivity and statistical analysis. It includes RPI, Basketball State, Ken Pomeroy and my own observations. The Rankings: DePaul (2-1) Northwestern (2-1) Loyola-Chicago (2-1) Chicago State (3-1)... Read more »

Chicago City Rankings - 11/16

Note: This is the weekly spot where I’ll recap what happened for each of the five teams this blog covers and rank them. The rankings are a combination of subjectivity and statistical analysis. It includes RPI, Basketball State, Ken Pomeroy and my own observations. Please note that this season is very young, I mean Rotnei... Read more »
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