ESPN.com's Sun Belt preview

Before getting to the Blue Ribbon team-by-team previews for the Sun Belt, read Dana O'Neil's profile of new Florida International coach Richard Pitino, Myron Medcalf's look at North Texas' nonconference schedule and Western Kentucky's place in ESPN.com's 50 in 50 series.

Blue Ribbon's in-depth previews of all 11 Sun Belt teams:Insider

Arkansas-Little Rock

Arkansas State

Florida AtlanticInsider Free

Florida International



Middle Tennessee

North Texas

South Alabama


Western Kentucky