ESPN ranked Kentucky No. 2 in its No-Longer-Way-Too-Early Top 25 so it goes without saying that Kentucky is a favorite in Vegas to win the National Title.
Kentucky is currently a 15/2 favorite to win the national title, behind only Duke, who opened at 4/1.
Rounding out the top 5 are Kansas (10/1), Villanova (10/1) and Arizona (14/1).
UK officially kicks off the 2016-17 season with the ever popular Big Blue Madness on Oct. 14. Kentucky’s schedule has them playing five of the preseason top 25 teams in the non-conference portion of its schedule.
It’s about to be a fun year!