For one coach, there is the anticipation of starting a new season with a new basketball team.

For one coach, there is the anticipation of starting a new season with a new basketball team.


For another, its a new season, with different faces.


And, after Wednesday, the newness is over and time to get to work as the MIAA released its coaches and media polls.


For Lord, who has compiled a 44-40 record in his time at Pitt State, his Gorillas were picked to finish fifth by the league's coaches and fourth by the regional media.


The Gorilla men were tabbed to finish last in the conference by both the media and the league's coaches.