NASHVILLE, Tenn.-Morehead State basketball junior forward Shay Steele has been named to the Preseason All-Ohio Valley Conference basketball team for the 2015-16 season.
MSU has been picked to finish seventh by OVC Head Coaches and Sports Information Directors.
Last year MSU finished with a 12-18 record, including an 8-8 OVC record under first-year head coach Greg Todd. The Eagles won seven of 10 contests in the middle of the conference season.
MSU will start its season with an exhibition against Division III Transylvania (Ky.) on Thur., Nov 5. The regular season will tipoff Fri Nov., 13 at Johnson Arena in the “Mickey Wells Classic” against Marshall, with start time at 5:30 p.m. ET.
Overall OVC Champion: SIUE (10 first-place votes)
Other Teams Receiving First-Place Votes: UT Martin (10), Belmont (3), Tennessee St (1)
Order of Finish
- SIU Edwardsville
- UT Martin
- Jacksonville State
- Tennessee State
- Eastern Kentucky
- Austin Peay
- Eastern Illinois
- Murray State
- Tennessee Tech
- Southeast Missouri