Six days from now - a civil war of sorts when the cats strap it on in the annual Blue-White spring game.
730 saturday at Commonwealth Stadium - Stoops troops storming the field for the first time.
A back to the future feel - the air raid offense, now back in vogue under new offensive coordinator Neal Brown. you'll remember, the offense's gestation period was here at UK under Hal Mumme.
So will the first rehearsal become doomsday? How rough will this first draft be?
The defense struggling in saturday's scrimmage against an offense that, until that point, was operating at less than peak, or even average effiency.
UK athletics reporting some 42-thousand tickets snatched up. The program's first fan - head coach Mark Stoops - ready to debut the team's progress.