Team preview: Long Beach State

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

Updated: November 4, 2010, 10:31 AM ET
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(Information in this team report is as of Oct. 1.)

COACH AND PROGRAM

In many ways, the two teams expected by many to battle for the Big West title are mirror images.