The numbers have been crunched, and the Cats are a Top Ten team.
Ken Pomeroy’s college basketball computer ranking algorithm has no offseason. Since the NBA Draft deadline, Pomeroy has compiled a new calculation for the 2018-19 season. John Calipari’s Kentucky Wildcats are considered the No. 10 team in the country.
6. North Carolina
11. West Virginia
It’s weird to see Tennessee ahead of Kentucky, but it’s only one spot. You can’t blame the computer for getting it wrong. However, you can blame the computer for forgetting that Virginia lost to a 16-seed.