After a season that ended in massive disappointment for Kentucky basketball, the 2013-14 season couldn't have higher expectations.
Despite having a preseason ranking in the Top Five, the 2012-13 version of the Wildcats dropped a first-round NIT game to Robert Morris, ending their season. Despite the awful season, Kentucky reloaded with an impressive recruiting class and is the preseason favorite to win the national title in 2013-14.
Despite the talent on Kentucky's roster, no game is a guarantee in college basketball. In order to reach its goals, Kentucky must win tough games both in the SEC and out of conference.
Let's take a look at the five most important games on Kentucky's schedule in 2013-14.