So I was looking at the numbers over at KenPom.com today...the site's a tremendous resource for evaluating teams. Here's a look at some of State's "vitals," by section, and what I think they tell us about the team so far (as of Thursday, State was #61 out of 347 Division 1 teams in the Pomeroy Ratings):Scouting ReportStats include games through Thursday, January 21 against D-I teams onlyCategory Offense Defense D-I Avg Adj. Efficiency: 111.5 [42] 95.8 [96] 100.2 Adj. Tempo: 67.0 [227] 68.2 While I'm sure the tempo number isn't where Sidney would like it, the offensive efficiency number is pretty strong at well over 1.1 points per possession. A 42nd rating puts State in the 12th percentile...not too shabby.Somewhat surprising is the strength of the defensive rating...or maybe not, if you...

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