Fall Report: KentuckyFall Report
LEXINGTON, Ky. — The draft hit Kentucky hard in 2018, as the Wildcats lost 13 players to pro ball, leaving them with an unusually inexperienced roster heading into 2019. With just one everyday player returning to last year’s lineup, UK struggled to a 26-29 overall record and a 7-23 mark in SEC play.
But the silver lining to having such a young team last spring is that Kentucky is now loaded with returning players who have already experienced the SEC and know what to expect.
“Positionally I really like the way the guys have grown,” Kentucky coach Nick Mingione said.[…]