To me, the obvious line that we ought to commit to memory is this one: "Never let a number define your team, kiddos."
Absolutely sage advice. So if you're upset about being #2 to Duke in the Kenpom pre-season rankings, all you have to do is read this, or better yet, remember the quote above. But do read it, it is instructive. Kentucky's 2013 season continues to haunt us, but so does our slow start in 2014.