Team preview: Kentucky

Blue Ribbon Yearbook previews the 2009-10 season, exclusively on Insider

Updated: October 27, 2009, 10:12 AM ET
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(Information in this team report is as of Oct. 1.)

COACH AND PROGRAM

As a head coach, Billy Gillispie was at his best taking over down-on-their-luck programs at remote Division I outposts -- UTEP, Texas A&M -- and building them into NCAA Tournament teams.