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We’re #10!

The initial ESPN/USA Today Coaches Poll was released this afternoon and Kentucky found themselves placed right around where everyone else seems to be putting them in the preseason.  The coaches ranked them as the tenth-best team in the country, one spot ahead of a conference rival and one spot behind December opponent North Carolina.  The Cats were joined by preseason conference favorite Florida (#11) and Tennessee (#20) in the top-25, with Vanderbilt, Georgia and Mississippi State also receiving votes.  Here is the full list:

1. Duke
2. Michigan State
3. Kansas State
4. Pittsburgh
5. Ohio State
6. Villanova
7. Kansas
8. Purdue
9. North Carolina
10. Kentucky
11. Florida
12. Gonzaga
13. Syracuse
14. Baylor
15. Missouri
16t. Illinois
16t. Washington
18. Butler
19. Memphis
20. Tennessee
21. Georgetown
22. Temple
23. Virginia Tech
24. Wisconsin
25. Texas

Article written by Thomas Beisner