Midwestern State University was picked second in the Lone Star Conference preseason poll released on July 28.
The Mustangs accumulated 254 voting points, which was behind front-runner Texas A&M-Commerce (269).
The preseason poll reflects the opinions of league coaches, sports information directors and media representatives.
Texas A&M-Commerce won the league championship last season with an unblemished 6-0 record. The team earned 19 of 28 first-place votes, with MSU taking eight and Texas-Permian Basin one.
The Lions were 8-4 overall, including an NCAA Division II playoff appearance. Read more, and see the complete preseason rankings, in the Aug. 3 Bowie News.
Midwestern State University. (Logo provided by the school, used with permission)