CHARLOTTE, N.C. (BigSouthSports.com) - Charleston Southern's men's indoor track and field team was picked third overall in the annual Big South Conference preseason poll, as voted on by the league's head coaches.
The Buccaneers received 37 points overall to finish behind Campbell (48) and Hampton (38). High Point (31) and USC Upstate (18) rounded out the top five in the preseason poll.
CSU finished third overall last season at the Big South Indoor Championships paced by podium finishes in the shot put, 5000m, high jump, 60m hurdles, weight throw, triple jump, 3000m, and 4x400m relay. The Bucs are also coming off a strong showing at the Outdoor Championships and will look to continue the momentum with a deep squad under the direction of Director of Track & Field and Cross Country Jim Stintzi.
CSU is set to open the 2019 indoor season at the Clemson Orange and Purple Open on January 12.