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Kentucky No. 10 in the Preseason AP Top 25

Davion Mintz.Photo by Chet White | UK Athletics
<small>Photo by Chet White | UK Athletics</small>

Photo by Chet White | UK Athletics

The preseason AP College Basketball poll is out and your University of Kentucky Wildcats are No. 10. Gonzaga is the No. 1 team in the country, followed by Baylor and Villanova.

The Cats are the highest-ranked team in the SEC, followed by Tennessee at No. 12. LSU, Florida, Alabama, and Auburn all received votes. Kansas, Kentucky’s opponent in the Champions Classic, is No. 6. Texas and UCLA, also on Kentucky’s schedule, come in at Nos. 19 and 22, respectively. Louisville received votes.

Check it all out below.

RANK TEAM POINTS
1 Gonzaga (0-0) 1,541 (28)
2 Baylor (0-0) 1,540 (24)
3 Villanova (0-0) 1,501 (11)
4 Virginia (0-0) 1,364 (1)
5 Iowa (0-0) 1,273
6 Kansas (0-0) 1,221
7 Wisconsin (0-0) 1,150
8 Illinois (0-0) 1,105
9 Duke (0-0) 1,073
10 Kentucky (0-0) 1,038
11 Creighton (0-0) 922
12 Tennessee (0-0) 919
13 Michigan State (0-0) 820
14 Texas Tech (0-0) 790
15 West Virginia (0-0) 651
16 North Carolina (0-0) 465
17 Houston (0-0) 438
18 Arizona State (0-0) 402
19 Texas (0-0) 380
20 Oregon (0-0) 375
21 Florida State (0-0) 351
22 UCLA (0-0) 336
23 Ohio State (0-0) 270
24 Rutgers (0-0) 190
25 Michigan (0-0) 160

Others receiving votes: LSU 146, Memphis 69, Florida 69, Alabama 50, Indiana 48, Louisville 41, Richmond 40, Stanford 14, Providence 9, Saint Louis 8, Auburn 8, San Diego State 6, Connecticut 6, BYU 4, Loyola Chicago 3, Seton Hall 2, UNC Greensboro 1, Northern Iowa 1

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2022-06-30