HONOLULU – A new coaching staff, new philosophies, and a lot of new faces add up to the number seven for the University of Hawaii Warriors. As in, seventh place. The Warriors were picked to finish in that slot in the Mountain West preseason poll.
Boise State was chosen as the preseason number-one. The Broncos got 27 first-place votes.
The Mountain West preseason All-Conference team was also announced. Defensive End Paipai Falemalu was the only Warrior named to the squad.