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Big Sky Conference Releases Preseason Basketball Polls

Nov 11, 2020, 10:55 AM | Updated: 10:56 am
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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The Big Sky Conference announced the result of its preseason polls submitted by the media and coaches.

The Big Sky preseason polls were unveiled on Wednesday, November 11.

Weber State and Southern Utah were both selected by the media to finish in the middle of portion of the conference following the upcoming 2020-21 men’s basketball season.

Big Sky coaches picked the Wildcats to finish in the upper tier of the conference.

2020-21 Big Sky Preseason Media Poll

  1. Eastern Washington
  2. Montana
  3. Northern Colorado
  4. Montana State
  5. Weber State
  6. Southern Utah
  7. Portland State
  8. Northern Arizona
  9. Sacramento State
  10. Idaho State
  11. Idaho

2020-21 Big Sky Preseason Coaches’ Poll

  1. Eastern Washington
  2. Montana
  3. Weber State
  4. Portland State
  5. Northern Colorado
  6. Montana State
  7. Southern Utah
  8. Northern Arizona
  9. Sacramento State
  10. Idaho State
  11. Idaho

Weber State is scheduled to start the season against Adams State on Wednesday, November 25,

Southern Utah begins its season against Montana on Thursday, December 3.

Games can be seen during Big Sky play on Pluto TV and WatchBigSky.com

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