UK BASKETBALL | Cats tie for No. 1 in preseason coaches poll
10/15/2015 02:41 PM
For the third season in a row, the Kentucky Wildcats begin the basketball season as the top-ranked team in the USA Today Coaches Poll.
The Cats share the spot with the North Carolina Tar Heels. Both teams earned 749 points from the ballots of 32 Division I coaches.
Kentucky reached the Final Four the last two years it claimed the preseason No. 1 ranking.