Updated Tue, Oct 29, 2013 2:41 pm
The Ohio Bobcats were selected to finish third in the Mid-American Conference East Division in the annual MAC men’s basketball preseason poll.
Ohio received 94 votes in the poll, but it did not receive any first place votes. Last season the Bobcats finished the regular season tied for first with Akron, who were picked to finish first again this season. The Zips received 143 total votes and 18 first place votes.
Buffalo received the second most votes with 120 total votes and six first place votes. Kent State was picked to finish fourth in the MAC East with 91 votes and one first place votes. Miami and Bowling Green were selected to finish fifth and sixth, receiving 42 and 35 votes, respectively.