BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - UB is picked to finish second in the MAC East, with the league releasing its preseason basketball polls Tuesday.
The Bulls picked up six of the 25 first-place votes, with preseason favorite Akron grabbing 18. Kent State had the lone remaining first-place vote.
Javon McCrea and Will Regan are preseason All-MAC selections.
The UB women's team is picked to finish third in the MAC East, with Mackenzie Loesing earning preseason All-MAC honors. Both preseason polls are included below.
2013-14 MAC East Preseason Poll (Men's)
1. Akron – 143 Votes (18 first place votes)
2. Buffalo – 120 Votes (6 first place votes)
3. Ohio – 94 Votes
4. Kent State – 91 Votes (1 first place vote)
5. Miami – 42 Votes
6. Bowling Green – 35 Votes
2013-14 MAC East Preseason Poll (Women's)
1. Akron (9 First Place Votes)
2. Bowling Green (3)
6. Kent State
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