Can Kentucky ride its improved recruiting to SEC success?

Kentucky coach Mark Stoops (standing) has landed one of the nation's best recruiting classes in 2014.
AP Photo/James Crisp

That such a timetable even exists at Kentucky is a stark change from the past.

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