Despite some setbacks, the Kentucky Wildcats have what it takes to make a deep run in the NCAA men's basketball tournament. In order for this to happen, though, the Wildcats have to be healthy, play smart basketball and get a fortunate draw in the bracket.
Unlike a year ago, the 2015-16 season features few unbeatable teams in college basketball. The championship will be decided by matchups, which could be either very good or very bad for a team like Kentucky. This group certainly has talent, but a lot of squads could cause serious problems for the Wildcats based on personnel and style of play.
Obviously, Kentucky will prefer to avoid No. 1 and 2 seeds as long as possible, but here is a look at some potential tough challenges in the early rounds of the tournament.