In the battle of new versus old, there are three new or second year head coaches in the Mountain West Conference Mountain Division for the 2013 season, plus with three others who are well established at their current schools for more than five seasons.
This year, it may be arguable as to whether this group has anyone who will feel the pressure of winning to keep their job. Nearly halfway through 2013, are there any coaches who might be feeling the heat of the hot seat at all?
There are three clubs with losing records and another at .500 who went 11-2 just a year ago. In any case, here’s a rundown of each coach in the Mountain Division and where they stand – or in this instance, sit – as the Mountain West takes on the second half of the 2013 season with a league that hasn’t seen a lot of success this year (listed alphabetically).