Team preview: Southern Utah

Blue Ribbon Illustrated previews the 2004-05 college basketball season, exclusively on Insider.

Updated: October 27, 2004, 5:08 PM ET
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The 2003-04 season certainly was a head-scratcher for Southern Utah fans trying to figure out their Thunderbirds.

In less than a month during Mid-Continent Conference play, Southern Utah handed Western Illinois its lone conference win of the year and dismantled conference champion Valparaiso.