Stony Brook won the 2012 America East Conference with a 14-2 record, followed by Vermont and Boston University.
How did the conference rank in terms of our Floor Impact Counter statistical rankings?
In order to determine our team rankings, we calculate the difference between a team's own FIC per game and their opponents' FIC for the entire conference season.
The FIC is a single statistical measurement that encompasses things such as scoring efficiency, rebounding, blocked shots, etc. Its purpose is to combine the box score into one statistic, both on a team level and for players.
1. Vermont: 20.25
2. Stony Brook: 16.39
3. Boston University: 14.34
4. Albany: 5.11
5. Maine: -0.82
6. New Hampshire: -3.54
7. Hartford: -8.38
8. Binghamton: -16.27
9. UMBC: -27.09
The America East is one of the rare conferences where the top ranked team didn't also win the regular season championship.
Even with an atrocious score in our rankings, UMBC did manage to win three games, two more than 1-15 Binghamton.