Another standout freshman class makes Kentucky championship contender…again

Willie Cauley-Stein and Nerlens Noel - photo by Tammie Brown |
and Nerlens Noel – photo by Tammie Brown |

lost six players from last year’s national championship team and is again projected to be title contender this season.  Yes, Wildcats coach signed another talented freshman class.  The high expectations remain after the Wildcats won their eighth title behind freshmen Anthony Davis, and Marquis Teague. All were first-round NBA draft picks along with Terrence Jones; Doron Lamb and Darius Miller went in the second round.  It’s a tough act to follow for freshmen Nerlens Noel, Alex Poythress, and Willie Cauley-Stein — but Kentucky is ranked No. 3 in the preseason poll.


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