ESPN.com's Summit League preview

Before we get to the Blue Ribbon team-by-team previews for the Summit League, here is Eamonn Brennan's one-minute wind sprint through the league:

Blue Ribbon breakdowns of the Summit League:



North Dakota State


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South Dakota State

Southern Utah


Western Illinois

Editor's note: South Dakota is not yet eligible for the postseason and was therefore not included in the Blue Ribbon yearbook.

More Summit League content:

-- New Faces, New Places: Longtime coach Ron Hunter is gone, but IUPUI maintained stability with the hire of Todd Howard, writes Eamonn Brennan.

-- Reggie Rankin gives the lowdown on the recruiting picture in the Summit.