Fresno State went worst to first last year. Can they stay at the top? Jeff Tedford will have his alma mater in contention this season but the schedule is a little tougher to get back.
Boise is Boise. The Broncos are always contenders in the MWC. The defense should carry the team this year.
San Diego State comes in with a new offense. The defense should be solid and keep them in games early if the offense sputters.
With three teams in our preseason top 21, the Mountain West is in contention for the Group of 5 spot in a New Year’s Day Bowl.
Six teams will go bowling this year. Three more teams will be just one win away from a bowl game.
The conference championship game will feature two teams that ran through their divisions without a loss.
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2019 Mountain West Power Rankings
These are our data driven preseason college football power rankings for each Big 12 team. See how Big 12 teams stack up nationally in our full 2019 preseason college football power rankings.
|12||San Diego St|
|126||San Jose St|
2019 Mountain West Predicted Records and Conference Standings
|MWC MOUNTAIN||W||L||CONF W||CONF L|
|Boise State Broncos||11||1||8||0|
|Utah State Aggies||7||5||5||3|
|Air Force Falcons||5||7||4||4|
|Colorado State Rams||5||7||3||5|
|New Mexico Lobos||3||9||1||7|
|MWC WEST||W||L||CONF W||CONF L|
|San Diego State Aztecs||10||2||8||0|
|Fresno State Bulldogs||9||3||7||1|
|Hawaii Rainbow Warriors||6||7||4||4|
|Nevada Wolf Pack||5||7||3||5|
|San Jose State Spartans||1||11||0||8|
Boise State beats San Diego State to get back on top of the Mountain West in 2019.
See more in our 2019 College Football Preview.