The Kentucky Wildcats are tasked with replacing college basketball's best big man. As Anthony Davis moves on to the NBA, Nerlens Noel arrives on campus.
According to Rivals (via Yahoo! Sports), Noel is ranked as the No. 1 center and the second-best prospect overall.
Kentucky has filled its roster with some of the most talented high school recruits over the years. Noel and Davis are both elite talents. They are both similar types of players, and their overall skill level is closer than most might think.
It's going to be difficult for Noel to fill Davis' shoes, let alone surpass him in the minds of the Kentucky faithful.
Here are three ways Nerlens Noel could be better than Anthony Davis.