Before we get to the Blue Ribbon team-by-team previews for the Ohio Valley Conference, here is Eamonn Brennan's quick wind sprint through the league:
Blue Ribbon breakdowns of all 10 teams in the OVC:
Editor's Note: SIU-Edwardsville is not eligible for postseason play and therefore was not included in the Blue Ribbon previews
More OVC content:
Diamond Leung on new Murray State coach Steve Prohm, who still receives inspiration and advice from longtime mentor Billy Kennedy.
Andy Katz on how recently retired Tennessee Tech coach Mike Sutton, who is battling a rare disease, has reached out to Kennedy, who was just diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.
Mike LaPlante gives the lowdown on the top incoming freshmen in the OVC.