SPOKANE -- The Gonzaga men's basketball team is ranked No. 23 in the preseason ESPN/USA Today Coaches Poll.
The Zags are the only team from the West Coast Conference in the Top 25. WCC newcomer Brigham Young is the only other team to receive a vote in the poll.
North Carolina received 30 of 31 first-place votes, while Kentucky picked up the only other first-place tally.
The Bulldogs open the regular season on November 11th against Eastern Washington, but fans can get your first look at the team on Saturday (4pm) during Kraziness in the Kennel.