Big Questions For Mountain West Basketball Season
A few bold predictions for the Mountain West season.
College basksetball is here!
College hoops is here and there is a full slate of Mountain West games on this opening night. So, with basketball starting up it is a good time to have our staff answer a few questions about the season.
One bold prediction for the year?
Jeremy – Air Force will finish in the top four.
Brandon B – Three Mountain West teams will make the NCAA tournament.
Josh F – Multiple teams will be in the top 25.
Michael M- Utah State will not win the Mountain West regular season title.
Andrew – The Mountain West will be a one-bid league for the third time in five years.
Eric – Colorado State will finish as one of the conference’s top four teams.
Larry- The Lobos make it back to the NCAA tournament.
Jesse- Utah State wins the conference by at least two games
Logan – USU, SDSU, UNM earn tourney bids.
What team will disappoint relative to preseason polls?
Jeremy – Boise State
Brandon B – New Mexico
Josh F – Nevada
Michael M – Nevada
Andrew – Boise State
Eric – Air Force
Jesse- New Mexico
Logan – Nevada
What team will overachieve relative to preseason polls?
Jeremy – Air Force
Brandon B- Air Force
Josh F – Colorado State
Michael M- Air Force
Andrew – Fresno State
Eric – Colorado State
Logan – Boise State
What conference game are you looking forward to the most?
Jeremy – San Diego State at New Mexico
Brandon B: Utah State vs San Diego State on January 4th
Josh F – San Diego State vs Colorado State – Dec 4th
Michael M – San Diego State @ New Mexico – Jan. 29
Andrew – Nevada at Utah State
Eric – Utah State at New Mexico
Larry-Nevada at New Mexico-Feb. 18th
Jesse- Nevada at New Mexico
Logan – USU at UNM, regular-season finale 2/29
What non-conference game are you looking forward to the most?
Jeremy – Utah State at Saint Mary’s Nov. 29
Brandon B – Utah State vs Florida on December 21st
Josh F – San Diego State vs Texas Tech Nov 29th
Michael M- Utah State vs. Florida 12/21
Andrew – Utah State vs. Saint Mary’s
Eric – Utah State vs. Florida
Larry-Utah State vs. Florida (Kerry Blackshear Vs. Neemias Queta)
Jesse- Wyoming vs Colorado in Las Vegas
Logan – USU vs. Saint Mary’s