The AD is not going to set a win total, a conference win total, or specific post season goal. He is going to look for solid improvement in all areas. The first is portal success this Spring. Second will be next year's recruiting class.8-10 conference wins is moderate success?
You sure you’re not looking for a different team’s board?
We’ve exceeded that level 4 times in the last 40 years.
Seems like here, that should be defined as success. At least if we want continuous program building.
Finally, he will look at performance next season in terms of coaching, competitiveness and wins.
Coyle's evaluation will be a lot more comprehensive than that of many here.