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Re: projected starting lineup (very hard to predict)
Didnít Hawkins have the surgery about 10-11 months ago?
How long was the recovery prognosis?
Agree with Beach Track that we could end up top 3 in the Big West. We definitely have the talent. More likely we end up 4th or 5th. With this much talent/depth I doubt we'll finish in the bottom 3 but who knows with CDM as the coach. We have a lot of experience with Rhoden, Roberts, Cobb, Rene, Slater, Jones, Mansell, Hampton, Irish and Yan all playing last year! Newcomers Murray, Traore and Neal all come in with good publicity.
PG - Murray with Neal the backup
SG - Jones with Slater the backup
SF - Cobb with Traore the backup
PF - Hampton with Mansell/Roberts the backup
C - Hawkins with Irish the backup
That's 11 players who in my mind can all play! Obviously Hawkins will be the key - If he is even 90 % healthy he should provide us at least defense and rim protection. As usual we have lots of speed and quickness so I would love to see us run and press but with CDM I doublt that will happen very often. If Scholl or Caveness coached this team they would probably be pretty good!