Kentucky ranked No. 10 in preseason AP Top 25
Gonzaga begins the season as the No. 1 ranked team in the country.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Kentucky is ranked No. 10 in the preseason AP Top 25 poll.
Gonzaga begins the season as the No. 1 team in the country followed by Baylor and Villanova.
Virginia is No. 4 and Iowa checks in at No. 5 to open the season.
Kentucky is the highest-ranked team in the SEC, followed by Tennessee at No. 12.
The Wildcats will face No. 6 Kansas in the Champions Classic. Kentucky also takes on No. 19 Texas and No. 22 UCLA in non-conference play.
It’s the 11th time in 12 seasons the Wildcats will begin the season ranked among the nation’s top 10 to begin the season.
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