Team preview: Appalachian State

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

Updated: October 29, 2009, 11:35 AM ET
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(Information in this team report is as of Oct. 1.)

COACH AND PROGRAM

Buzz Peterson launched his head-coaching career at Appalachian State, made a climb up to the SEC and then the NBA and now finds himself back in Boone and as happy as ever.