Do you wonder how The Power Rank’s predictions work?
Sure, I discuss how I use success rate in football and points per possession in college basketball.
But how does one go from the raw numbers to predictions?
Do matchups matter in college basketball?
For example, if an elite offensive rebounding team plays an awful defensive rebounding team, can this help make for more accurate predictions?
I answer these questions in my guide to predictive college basketball analytics. The article assumes no prior knowledge and covers two core ideas:
- tempo free statistics
- the four factors
It leaves you with further reading on the three point shot and ensemble predictions.
To check it out, click here.