Preview: Incarnate Word
Postseason-ineligible Cardinals will likely struggle in first year in Division I
2012-13: 14-14 (9-9, Lone Star Conference, Division II)
In-conference offense: N/A
In-conference defense: N/A
Although UIW is a Division I school as of July 2013, it will not "count" as a Division I program for scheduling purposes until next season. Further, the Cardinals are ineligible for any postseason events, including the Southland Tournament, until 2017-18.
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2013-14 Insider College Hoops Preview
In the lead-up to the 2013-14 college basketball season, Insider is providing preview articles on every Division I team, as well as essays from Insider's analysts and experts.