Team preview: Western Carolina

Blue Ribbon Yearbook previews the 2010-11 season, exclusively on Insider

Updated: October 27, 2010, 1:12 PM ET
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(Information in this team report is as of Oct. 1.)

COACH AND PROGRAM

It was a season of great accomplishments for Western Carolina -- winning 22 games, making postseason play, beating Louisville, landing in the mid-major national rankings -- and even though things cooled off for the Catamounts over the second half of the season, they still had one of the best years since the school turned Division I.