Kentucky basketball is known for its traditional blue and white color scheme, but it just added a twist to its uniforms.

Check out UK’s new threads below. They contain a checkerboard pattern down the sides of the jerseys and shorts, and it’s certainly a spiced up look in comparison to years past.

Here's what Kentucky's home uniforms looked like last season:

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Kentucky has the inside track at an SEC championship in 2016-17, and its crop of star freshmen will be the first to don the new attire.