Preview: St. Bonaventure Bonnies
Bonnies expected to struggle with loss of last season's top three scorers
2012: 14-15 (7-9 A-10)
In-conference offense: 1.07 points per possession (7th)
In-conference defense: 1.09 points allowed per possession (14th)
Say this for Mark Schmidt: He has a firm grasp on the power of randomness. He consistently points to three plays -- ones that cost the Bonnies a last-second loss against Xavier and overtime defeats to Temple and Richmond -- as all that stood between his team and a second straight 10-6 A-10 record. But if Schmidt can't figure out how to replace his top three scorers, probability will catch up to St. Bonaventure this season.
To read the complete 2013-14 preview article on St. Bonaventure, plus gain access to previews for every Division I college basketball team, you must be an ESPN Insider.
MORE MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL HEADLINES
- No. 4 Duke dismisses junior guard Sulaimon
- UK surges by Mizzou, now 20-0 for third time
- UCLA topples No. 11 Utah behind Powell's 23
- Loving, Russell lead Ohio St. upset of Terps
MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM
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.