- Jay Bilas, College Basketball analyst
Editor's note: For the next several weeks, the college basketball experts of ESPN Insider will examine the key questions facing some of the nation's top conferences as we prepare for the 2011-12 season. Today, Jay Bilas takes a look at the Mountain West Conference.
1. The Mountain West was one of the nation's top conferences last season, riding the strength of the BYU Cougars, San Diego State Aztecs and UNLV Rebels. Can this season's collection of teams rival that success?
Jay Bilas explores some of the burning questions facing the teams of the Mountain West Conference, including what to expect from UNLV, New Mexico, and whether San Diego State can come close to last season's success after numerous key losses.