Using SAS Viya to Select the British & Irish Lions Rugby Team
Summer is here! All across Europe, temperatures are soaring, and after a long and difficult year of the pandemic, people are making the most of the good weather. And with summer, sports come hand-in-hand. It’s certainly been an exciting and controversial summer of sports so far... Read more
Play Like the Pros? Solving the Game of Darts as a Dynamic Zero-Sum Game
In recent years, the game of darts has experienced a surge in popularity and now has a substantial following in many countries including the U.K., Ireland, Germany, the Netherlands, and Australia among others. Indeed, a recent headline in The Economist (2020) proclaims “How darts flew from pastime... Read more
Which Conference is Best? — College Hoops, Net Rankings and Python
For college basketball junkies like me, the season is now shifting into high gear as teams begin serious conference play. At the end of the regular season and conference tournaments, 66 D1 teams — 32 league champions and 34 at large — will receive invitations to... Read more