BMGT 3370, Spring 2013
This assignment is due March 27st or 28th, at the beginning of class.
You are being assigned a specific San Antonio Spurs game to analyze. Your data set is the “Box Score” for the game.
For your game, I want you to analyze the following four variables for EACH team:
TOT – Number of Total Rebounds per Player
AST – Number of Assists per Player
TO – Number of Turnovers per Player
PTS – Number of Points per Player
Your analysis will have three parts:
Part 1 – Using an Excel spreadsheet, determine the “Descriptive Statistics” for
Part 2 – Then you will need to determine the “Coefficient of Variation” for each
Part 3 – Then you will use the Pearson function in Excel to determine the
“Pearson’s Correlation” between PTS (dependent variable) and the
other 3 variables TOT, AST, and TO (independent).
Part 4 – Then you will need to write a two page “Letter to Coach POP”
explaining the final score and ultimate outcome (win or lose) of the game.
The information to be turned in is as follows:
1) Cover Page
2) Managerial Report
3) Printed “Box Score”
4) Printouts of all work done in Excel