LEXINGTON - Kentucky coach Tubby Smith will unveil his 2003-2004 basketball team during UK's 22nd annual Big Blue Madness Oct. 17.
The Wildcats, who were ranked No. 1 going into last year's NCAA Tournament, are coming off a 32-4 season that saw them go undefeated in Southeastern Conference regular-season play. They also won the SEC Tournament and advanced to the NCAA Tournament Midwest Region final.
Smith returns three starters - Gerald Fitch, Erik Daniels and Chuck Hayes - along with sixth man Cliff Hawkins off last year's team.
The Memorial Coliseum doors will open at 10:30 p.m. on Oct. 17. The event will be carried live throughout the state on UKTV Network.