Men's Basketball 2014 Season Outlook

The Wilmington University men's basketball team begins a new era on Saturday night as first year head coach Dan Burke leads the Wildcats into the 2014-15 season with weekend games at the Northeast-10 Challenge, hosted by Saint Rose.

The Wildcats return nine players from last year's roster that went 9-19 overall and 5-14 in the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference. Burke also welcomes six newcomers to the roster, including a senior transfer, a junior transfer, a redshirt freshman, and three true freshmen.

The sports information office caught up with Burke and senior captain Prophet Kates prior to their first game and talked about the upcoming season: