MVC Basketball Preview: 2009-10

    
November 17th, 2009

The MVC race is always up for grabs, and perhaps another surprise team like UNI lurks. Perhaps no league has as much parity as the Valley, where even the bottom teams are improved.

Conference Rank: 8th

10 year average: 9th

MVC Conference Page

 

 All-MVC Team

Pos.

Player

Team

Yr.

G

Osiris Eldridge

Illinois St

Jr

G

Josh Young

Drake

Jr

G

P'Allen Stinnett

Creighton

So

G

Adam Koch

Northern Iowa

Sr

F

Dinma Odiakosa

Illinois St

Sr

   

Player of the Year - Osiris Eldridge

Freshman of the Year - Ben Simons (Drake)

 CHN Award Winners

Returning Leaders

High-Major All-Americans

Osiris Eldridge (1st Team)

Adam Koch (3rd)

P'Allen Stinnett (3rd)

Josh Young (3rd)

Kevin Dillard

Dinma Odiakosa

Points:

Josh Young 15.4

 

Rebounds:

Dinma Odiakosa 7.5

 

Assists:

Clevin Hannah 4.3

 

 

 MVC Standings

Nat'l

Team

League

Tourney

41 Creighton MVC 1 NCAA
59 Northern Iowa MVC 2 NIT
72 Bradley MVC 3 NIT
76 Illinois State MVC 4 NIT
94 Wichita State MVC 5 CBI/CIT
117 Southern Illinois MVC 6 CBI/CIT
137 Indiana State MVC 7  
154 Drake MVC 8  
203 Evansville MVC 9  
228 Missouri State MVC 10  

*Click on links for full Top 144 team preview

** returning conference champion

 

Poll: Who Do You Think Will Win the MVC?