Not a surprise but Cyclones were picked to finish last by the Big 12 coaches.

2008 Big 12 Softball Preseason Coaches Poll Announced :: <blank>

I was optimistic last season that we would outperform the coaches poll, where we were picked last, as we had all those seniors on the team. This season, with very young pitching, I think the coaches may be right. Fortunately, I'm almost always wrong on these things...