Preview: Mississippi Valley State
The Delta Devils, without last season's star, aren't likely to improve in '13-14
2012-13: 5-23 (5-13)
In-conference offense: 0.95 points per possession (6th)
In-conference defense: 1.02 points allowed per possession (9th)
For the second consecutive season, Mississippi Valley State will be ineligible for postseason play due to an APR-related ban. Bottom five in Division I in 2012-13, the Delta Devils will try to improve on a five-win season characterized by below-average offense and poor defense.
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