The Herd lose four starters, but have enough incoming talent to surprise
2012-13: 13-19 (6-10)
In-conference offense: .998 points per possession (9th)
In-conference defense: 1.09 points per possession (11th)
Coach Tom Herrion is likely grateful for the opportunity to start fresh this season. And who can blame him after a much-anticipated season in 2012-13 turned into a 13-19 nightmare for the Thundering Herd? Four starters are gone, including star guard DeAndre Kane, who transferred to Iowa State.
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