The Indiana State Men’s Basketball Team has been picked to finish 2nd in the years Missouri Valley Conference Pre-Season poll that was released yesterday at the annual MVC Media Day in Chicago. Wichita State was picked first, receiving all 40 first place votes.
Senior guard Jake Odum was selected to the MVC Pre-Season 1st team squad. Last Season, the Terre Haute Native was the first Sycamore, since 2001 to earn All-MVC honors last season. Odum teammate, Manny Arop was selected to the conference’s Honorable Mention team.
Coach Lansing’s team went 18-15 last season and 9-9 in the conference and earned an invite to the NIT.