More preseason predictions and rankings have been released.
Gary Parrish of CBSSports.com ranked BYU sixth among schools not from a non-BCS conference. He names Fredette the best among all teams from the non-BCS programs. He also blogged about his interview with Fredette.
Steve Megargee of Rivals.com ranks the Mountain West Conference as the seventh best in the nation. He picked BYU to finish second, named Jimmer Fredette and Jackson Emery the best backcourt in the league and Fredette the preseason player of the year. He also selected Emery as the league's most underrated player.