Washington State

Last season: 13-18

Nickname: Cougars

Coach: Ernie Kent

Conference: Pac-12

Who's Gone: Four starters — Josh Hawkinson, Ike Iroegbu, Charles Callison and Conor Clifford — who combined to score 44.2 points per game.

Who's Back: Malachi Flynn, Robert Franks, Viont'e Daniels, Jeff Pollard and KJ Langston

Who's New: Milan Acquaah, Arinze Chidom, Jamar Ergas, Kwinton Hinson, Davante Cooper, Drick Bernstine.

The Skinny: The team is forecast for the third straight year to finish last in the Pac-12. With a 35-58 record in three seasons, Kent's seat might be feeling a bit hotter these days.