SHU football picked 7th in NEC preseason poll
Published 4:55 pm, Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Sacred Heart was chosen to finish last in the seven-team Northeast Conference's preseason poll, which was released Monday.
Wagner edged Duquesne by one vote for the top spot, followed by Bryant, Robert Morris, Saint Francis, Pa., and Central Connecticut State.
SHU, which finished 2-9 last season and was last in the NEC with a 1-7 record, opens the season Aug. 28 at Marist.
-- WILLIAM S. PAXTON
preseason coaches' poll
1. Wagner (4)
2. Duquesne (3)
4. Robert Morris
5. Saint Francis
6. Central Connecticut State
7. Sacred Heart