Air Force picked 10th in MW preseason men’s basketball poll

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LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Air Force was picked 10th in the 2018-19 Mountain West preseason men’s basketball poll, released today by the conference office in conjunction with the MW Men’s Basketball 2018 Media Summit, held at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Nevada was picked to win the conference, followed by San Diego State and New Mexico. Air Force finished 12-19 overall last season and placed ninth in the conference with a 6-12 mark.

The complete poll and preseason all-MW team follows.

2018-19 Preseason All-Conference Team:

Jordan Caroline, Nevada

Deshon Taylor, Fresno State

Caleb Martin, Nevada

Justin James, Wyoming

Cody Martin, Nevada

2018-19 Preseason Player of the Year:

Caleb Martin, Nevada

2018-19 Preseason Freshman of the Year:

Jordan Brown, Nevada

2018-19 Preseason Newcomer of the Year:

Vance Jackson, New Mexico

2018-19 Preseason Predicted Order of Finish:

School/Points (First-Place Votes)

Nevada/207 (18)

San Diego State/188 (1)

New Mexico/153

Boise State/139

Fresno State/138

UNLV/122

Wyoming/88

Colorado State/80

Utah State/78

Air Force/42

San Jose State/19