Team preview: Loyola Marymount

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

Updated: October 26, 2009, 10:32 AM ET
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(Information in this team report is as of Oct. 1.)

COACH AND PROGRAM

The Lions were all set to rebuild their program last year under first-year coach Bill Bayno, but the blueprint was scrapped five games into the season when Bayno had to take a leave of absence because of health issues. Bayno eventually resigned, assistant coach Max Good was elevated to the top job, and Loyola Marymount lost 28 games.