Team preview: Portland

Blue Ribbon Yearbook previews the 2009-10 season, exclusively on Insider

Updated: October 26, 2009, 10:40 AM ET
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(Information in this team report is as of Oct. 1.)

COACH AND PROGRAM

When you're coming off back-to-back nine-win seasons, it's easy to fly below the radar. But the Portland Pilots won't be sneaking up on anybody this season. In just three years, former Stanford assistant Eric Reveno has taken the program from the depths of the West Coast Conference standings and turned the Pilots into contenders, and the college basketball world has taken notice.