Preview: Grambling State Tigers

Will the Tigers escape the bottom of the SWAC standings? Don't count on it.

Updated: October 15, 2013, 4:51 PM ET
By Nic Reiner | ESPN Insider

Grambling State Lions

2012-13: 0-27 (0-18)
In-conference offense: 0.79 points per possession (10th)
In-conference defense: 1.16 points allowed per possession (10th)

Last season, Grambling was one of the worst teams in college basketball's modern era and most certainly the worst team ever based on Ken Pomeroy's ratings. Forget the winless season: consider that Grambling never posted a single-game offensive efficiency over 93 while ordinarily allowing well over a point per possession every game. They had an overall efficiency margin of .51, unheard of since efficiency statistics began to be tabulated.


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