Football Among Favorites in 1998 WAC Preseason Media Poll

July 28, 1998

LAS VEGAS - A vote of Western Athletic Conference media representatives picked the Universityof Wyoming to finish second in the 1998 WAC Mountain Division race.Colorado State and Brigham Young were chosen as the favorites to win theMountain and Pacific Divisions, respectively, with CSU the favorite towin the '98 WAC Championship game.

Pacific Division

Mountain Division

1.

Brigham Young (20) 294

1.

Colorado State (38)

318

2.

Utah (14) 272

2.

Wyoming (1)

241

3.

New Mexico (4) 216

3.

Air Force

228

4.

San Diego State (1) 212

4.

Rice (1)

219

5.

Fresno State 185

5.

SMU

163

6.

Hawaii (1) 102

6.

TCU

99

7.

UTEP 90

7.

UNLV

94

8.

San Jose State 69

8.

Tulsa

78

1998 WAC Champion Vote: Colorado State (30), Brigham Young (5), Utah (2), Wyoming (1), New Mexico (1), Rice (1).