Kentucky, featuring its much ballyhooed freshman class, has the target firmly affixed to its jerseys as the Wildcats begin the season as the No. 1-ranked team in the USA Today preseason coaches' poll released Thursday.
The Kentucky Wildcats are on the verge of a historic recruiting class. James Young, rated No. 5 overall in the ESPN 100, committed to Kentucky on Thursday, choosing the Wildcats over Michigan State, Syracuse and Kansas.