The University at Buffalo women's basketball team lost its top four scorers from last season.
The Bulls are picked tied for last in the six-team East Division of the Mid-American Conference, according to the preseason poll of the league's 12 head coaches.
UB did get one vote to win the post-season MAC Tournament.
The ranking in the MAC East: 1. Ohio. 2. Akron. 3. Bowling Green. 4. Miami. T5. Buffalo. T5. Kent State.
The ranking in the MAC West: 1. Eastern Michigan. 2. Ball State. 3. Western Michigan. 4. Toledo. 5. Central Michigan. 6. Northern Illinois.
Votes for the MAC Tournament champion went: Ohio 5, Ball State 3, Eastern Michigan 3, UB 1.
Votes for all-MAC East: Kiyanna Black (Ohio), Anita Brown (Akron), Quiera Lampkins (Ohio), Erica Donovan (Bowling Green), Hannah Plybon (Akron).