Team preview: Lamar

Blue Ribbon Illustrated previews the 2003-04 college basketball season, exclusively on Insider.

Updated: November 6, 2003, 10:51 AM ET
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Billy's back, and if he has it his way, Lamar will be back in the national spotlight soon.

Veteran coach Billy Tubbs, who guided the Cardinals to prominence in the late 1970s before successful stints at Oklahoma and TCU, returns to the sideline of his alma mater after spending last year as the school's athletic director.