Kentucky men’s basketball may have fell short of the national title last year ,but they are more determined than ever this year. During their trip to the Bahamas, the Wildcats were clicking on all cylinders. They won almost every game by an average of 20 points.

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There is a plethora of talent amongst the UK Basketball team. They have 4 new additions to the basketball team all who were ranked among the top 25 players in the country. Look out for shooting guard Devin Booker, power forward Trey Lyles, center Karl Towns, and point guard Tyler Ulis.

The University of Kentucky men's basketball team falls to the Dominican Repulicans 63-62 on Sunday, August 17, 2014, at the Kendal G.L. Isaacs National Gymnasium in Nassau, Bahamas. Photo by Chet White | UK Athletics

Last season, Kentucky had a tough time finding their rhythm and suffered from a few injuries. With the new additions to the team, we will more than likely see a much different start to the Wildcats season this year.

It’s been an exciting preseason thus far. It will be interesting to see if the Wildcats can bring home the national title this year.

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