Any time you return almost every major piece of significance from a team that won 29 games and you’re going to enter the season with a high bar — but with Drexel it’s more than warranted.
Of the Atlantic-10’s 14 teams, 10 finished with .500 or better overall records last season, and adding VCU to that mix only enhances the league as a whole.
Despite Kentucky and Syracuse separating themselves as the two best teams in college basketball, the theme in the sport this season is simple — parity.
Jon Rothstein shared his observations on the Drexel Dragons, their chances of winning a conference title and likelihood of qualifying for the NCAA Tournament.
The CAA has now become the premier mid-major league in college basketball. After sending two different schools to the Final Four in the past five seasons, the separation between the conference and its counterparts is annually escalating to a different level.