|Coach Ray McCallum has his team poised for a big season.|
The national media is taking notice of a team poised to make a run at a league crown. That league includes two-time national runner-up Butler and other squads such as Milwaukee (HL regular season champ), Cleveland State (NIT) and Valparaiso (CIT)-- all of whom made postseason appearances a year ago.
*CollegeSportsMadness.com ranks the Titans the 3rd-best team in the Horizon, ranking #60 overall and predicting an NIT berth at the season's conclusion.
*TheSportsBank.net shows Detroit as its No. 58 team in its 111 in 111 series.
*Detroit is on MidwestSportsFan.com's Non-BCS Watch List for '11-12.
*Lindy's projects the Titans as the runner-up in the Horizon League in its preseason publication.
*Sporting News picks Detroit as its favorite to win the league in its preseason magazine. Both publications hit newsstands this week.