Tiger Nine Picked Second in SCAC East
February 21, 2008
February 21, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Coming off a 25-17 record and an 11-5 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference mark, the Tigers are picked to finish second in the SCAC Eastern Division according to a preseason poll of the conference's head coaches.
DePauw totaled 29 points and trails Rhodes with 36 points and all six first-place votes. Centre and Oglethorpe were selected in a tie for third, while Birmingham-Southern was picked fifth and Sewanee sixth.
The Tigers finished second to Rhodes in the SCAC East last season with an 11-5 SCAC record. Overall, Rhodes was selected to win the SCAC title.
DePauw opens the 2008 season on Sunday, February 24, against Transylvania. The 1 p.m. doubleheader will be played at Louisville's St.Xavier High School.Back