Overall, WVU brings back 17 starters, including eight on offense. Junior cornerback Adam Jones was an All-Big East Second Team choice a year ago and will lead eight returning defensive players who have logged starting time.
Here are the results of the preseason poll.
2004 BIG EAST
FOOTBALL PRESEASON MEDIA POLL
(first-place votes in parentheses)
|1.||West Virginia (25)||193|
|2.||Boston College (3)||158|