Need help with today's offering of March Madness for the Women's Tournament? The stats have you covered in deciding who has a better chance!
Oregon (3) vs. Maryland (10) 11:36 am ET on ESPN
UCLA (4) vs. UConn (1) 1:30 pm ET on ESPN
Quinnipac (12) vs. South Carolina (1) 4:06 pm ET on ESPN
Florida State (3) vs. Oregon State (2) 6 pm ET on ESPN
Explaining what is going on
All games played by the team (tournament included) were calculated along with the average number of points and standard deviation to find the confidence interval.
Confidence Interval: An interval of plausible values for a team's ability and is usually 95% correct.
Oregon's Confidence Interval
66 to 74 points
Maryland's Confidence Interval
87.3 to 93.3 points
UCLA's Confidence Interval
70.8 to 77.5 points
UConn's Confidence Interval
83.7 to 91.7 points
Quinnipiac's Confidence Interval
64.8 to 72.4 points
South Carolina's Confidence Interval
72.3 to 80.7 points
Florida State's Confidence Interval
75.7 to 83.8 points
Oregon State's Confidence Interval
62.2 to 69.8 points
Now that you went over everyone's possible outcomes, who do you have winning for today? Let me know in the comments!
All Sports Staturdays for the month of March will be on female athletes to celebrate National Women's Month.
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