Duncanville takes over top spot in Super 25 Computer girls basketball rankings

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Duncanville takes over top spot in Super 25 Computer girls basketball rankings

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Duncanville takes over top spot in Super 25 Computer girls basketball rankings

Duncanville (Texas) moved into the top spot in the latest Super 25 computer girls basketball rankings.

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Archbishop Mitty (San Jose, Calif.) fell a spot to No. 2. Clovis West (Fresno, Calif.) jumped seven spots to No. 9.

Bishop McNamara (Forestville, Md.), who entered the Super 25 Expert rankings this week, made the biggest rise, jumping 50 spots to No. 15.

The Super 25 Computer rankings are provided by Ken Massey. Because some of the data is based on past performances, the computer will be more accurate as the season progresses. As teams play more games, the computer can better slot how it stacks up against teams nationally.

The data is current through games Sunday.

RELATED: Full computer rankings searchable by state

The ratings are designed to reward teams for their performance, and objectively quantify those performances. Strength of schedule is built into the model. The model also corrects for home field advantage. Teams lose less for a loss on the road and gain more for a win on the road. Margin of victory is also factored in.

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