Sam BlumDallas Morning News (Dallas, TX)
Twitter: @SamBlum3
About: Sam covers SMU athletics and the Texas Rangers for The Dallas Morning News, and previously covered Auburn University athletics for AL.com. He's also covered University of Virginia athletics for The Daily Progress in Charlottesville. He graduated from Syracuse University.

Biased Towards

Loyola (IL) RamblersLoyola (IL)Ranked 6 spots ABOVE average over 6 weeks.
Providence FriarsProvidenceRanked 6 spots ABOVE average over 5 weeks.
Xavier MusketeersXavierRanked 5 spots ABOVE average over 13 weeks.
Washington HuskiesWashingtonRanked 5 spots ABOVE average over 8 weeks.
Liberty FlamesLibertyRanked 5 spots ABOVE average over 6 weeks.
Richmond SpidersRichmondRanked 5 spots ABOVE average over 5 weeks.

Biased Against

North Carolina Tar HeelsNorth CarolinaRanked 6 spots BELOW average over 11 weeks.
Michigan State SpartansMichigan StateRanked 5 spots BELOW average over 27 weeks.
Minnesota Golden GophersMinnesotaRanked 4 spots BELOW average over 5 weeks.

Neutral/Not Enough Info

Connecticut HuskiesConnecticutRanked 10 spots ABOVE average over 2 weeks.
DePaul Blue DemonsDePaulRanked 8 spots ABOVE average over 2 weeks.
Georgetown HoyasGeorgetownRanked 6 spots ABOVE average over 4 weeks.
Indiana HoosiersIndianaRanked 6 spots ABOVE average over 4 weeks.
Northern Iowa PanthersNorthern IowaRanked 5 spots ABOVE average over 1 weeks.
USC TrojansUSCRanked 4 spots ABOVE average over 4 weeks.
St. John's Red StormSt. John'sRanked 4 spots ABOVE average over 1 weeks.
Houston CougarsHoustonRanked 3 spots ABOVE average over 26 weeks.
Seton Hall PiratesSeton HallRanked 3 spots ABOVE average over 20 weeks.
BYU CougarsBYURanked 3 spots ABOVE average over 14 weeks.
Rutgers Scarlet KnightsRutgersRanked 3 spots ABOVE average over 11 weeks.
Purdue BoilermakersPurdueRanked 3 spots ABOVE average over 7 weeks.
Drake BulldogsDrakeRanked 3 spots ABOVE average over 5 weeks.
Tulsa Golden HurricaneTulsaRanked 3 spots ABOVE average over 1 weeks.
Stephen F. Austin LumberjacksStephen F. AustinRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 8 weeks.
Clemson TigersClemsonRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 7 weeks.
Florida GatorsFloridaRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 6 weeks.
Wichita State ShockersWichita StateRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 5 weeks.
Arkansas RazorbacksArkansasRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 3 weeks.
Northwestern WildcatsNorthwesternRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 1 weeks.
West Virginia MountaineersWest VirginiaRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 30 weeks.
Saint Louis BillikensSaint LouisRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 9 weeks.
Alabama Crimson TideAlabamaRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 7 weeks.
Oklahoma State CowboysOklahoma StateRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 4 weeks.
New Mexico State AggiesNew Mexico StateRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 4 weeks.
East Tennessee State BuccaneersEast Tennessee StateRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 3 weeks.
Stanford CardinalStanfordRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 3 weeks.
Vermont CatamountsVermontRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 3 weeks.
Belmont BruinsBelmontRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 2 weeks.
Marquette Golden EaglesMarquetteRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 2 weeks.
Baylor BearsBaylorRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 37 weeks.
Iowa HawkeyesIowaRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 30 weeks.
Creighton BluejaysCreightonRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 25 weeks.
San Diego State AztecsSan Diego StateRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 22 weeks.
Maryland TerrapinsMarylandRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 22 weeks.
Dayton FlyersDaytonRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 18 weeks.
Virginia Tech HokiesVirginia TechRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 13 weeks.
Memphis TigersMemphisRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 12 weeks.
LSU TigersLSURanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 6 weeks.
Gonzaga BulldogsGonzagaRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 37 weeks.
Florida State SeminolesFlorida StateRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 31 weeks.
Duke Blue DevilsDukeRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 30 weeks.
Texas Tech Red RaidersTexas TechRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 29 weeks.
Michigan WolverinesMichiganRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 22 weeks.
Auburn TigersAuburnRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 22 weeks.
Tennessee VolunteersTennesseeRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 19 weeks.
Texas LonghornsTexasRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 18 weeks.
Colorado BuffaloesColoradoRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 17 weeks.
Missouri TigersMissouriRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 11 weeks.
Penn State Nittany LionsPenn StateRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 10 weeks.
Utah State AggiesUtah StateRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 7 weeks.
VCU RamsVCURanked 1 spots BELOW average over 3 weeks.
Saint Mary's GaelsSaint Mary'sRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 3 weeks.
Villanova WildcatsVillanovaRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 37 weeks.
Kansas JayhawksKansasRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 36 weeks.
Ohio State BuckeyesOhio StateRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 32 weeks.
Oregon DucksOregonRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 29 weeks.
Louisville CardinalsLouisvilleRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 28 weeks.
Illinois Fighting IlliniIllinoisRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 25 weeks.
Wisconsin BadgersWisconsinRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 20 weeks.
Butler BulldogsButlerRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 16 weeks.
Arizona WildcatsArizonaRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 13 weeks.
Oklahoma SoonersOklahomaRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 6 weeks.
UCLA BruinsUCLARanked 2 spots BELOW average over 5 weeks.
Arizona State Sun DevilsArizona StateRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 3 weeks.
Virginia CavaliersVirginiaRanked 3 spots BELOW average over 30 weeks.
Kentucky WildcatsKentuckyRanked 3 spots BELOW average over 24 weeks.