ALBANY, N.Y. - We are about one week away from the start of the University at Albany Great Dane's basketball season.
The program held their annual media day Wednesday to give everyone a glance at this year's teams. The season gets underway Friday, November 9th.
The men's team lost their top two leading scorers from a year ago in Gerardo Suero and Logan Aronhalt but return senior guard Mike Black, selected to the preseason all conference team.
The Great Danes were picked to finish fourth in the conference, will look to improve on their 19-15 record with defense.
The women's team has been picked to repeat as American East Conference champions. Coach Katie Abrahamson-Henderson's team returns three of their five starters including pre-season all conference selections Ebone Henry and Julie Forster
After appearing in their first ever NCAA Tournament last year, the team is hungry for more.