Navy Midshipmen

Navy men's basketball season preview at a glance

Navy men's basketball season preview at a glance

Projected finish: Third of 10 in Patriot League

Game to watch: Jan. 24 vs. Bucknell. The Midshipmen faced the Bison three times last season and lost to the Patriot League champion each time. Navy was blown out at Bucknell but hung around at home and in the conference tournament semifinals, losing by a combined nine points. Familiarity should make for more interesting meetings this season, as the Bison return five starters and the Mids bring back four.

Best-case scenario: Senior guard Shawn Anderson and an experienced starting five lead a steadily improving program to its best season yet under...

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