CAA announces pre-season basketball picks

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The Colonial Athletic Association announced pre-season rankings for the upcoming men’s and women’s basketball seasons.

On the women’s side, UNCW is coming off two of the best seasons in program history. This year under new head coach Adell Harris, the Lady Seahawks were picked seventh in the CAA. Delaware is picked to win the league.

On the men’s side, UNCW is picked 11th out of 11. Drexel was picked to win the Colonial. The Dragons are followed by Delaware, George Mason and Old Dominion.

Buzz peterson’s team enters the season with plenty of questions, but one UNCW player is getting some respect around the conference. Senior forward Keith Rendleman was a first team CAA pre-season selection.

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