The Cal Baptist University men’s basketball team has been selected as the preseason pick to win the PacWest Conference title this season.
The Lancers open the year ranked No. 9 in the nation for Division II.
CBU finished 28-7 last season.
Cal Baptist will meet the Cal Golden Bears in exhibition play this week before tipping off the campaign at home against Montana State-Billings on November 11 at 4pm.
The women’s basketball team will open the season ranked No. 2 in the country. The Lancers will make their season debut at the CCA DII Tipoff Classic in Orange.
CBU posted a record of 29-3 last season.