After five games, here’s what we know about this Kentucky basketball team

Outside of the opening-game loss to Duke, hasn’t played anybody. Jeff ’s computer ranks ’s strength of at 279 out of 358 teams. Here is Pomeroy’s rankings of the Cats’ last four foes — 290, ’s 295, Ohio 101, Albany 302.

Calipari calls them “tune-up” games. The pandemic robbed last year’s team of such confidence-builders. And we saw the result. Still, it’s difficult to make definitive judgments on a team that to this point has played such inferior competition.

One thing we do know: Many UK see no reason to make the trip to Rupp Arena to watch “tune-up” games. Their fannies are seated at home, not in Rupp.

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