SEC Basketball Preview/Prediction: Florida at Tennessee

Tennessee-Florida basketball game preview

The Florida Gators visit the Tennessee Volunteers on Wednesday in Knoxville in a key SEC basketball matchup. Look inside for a preview of the game including key players, a statistical comparison, team schedules, injury reports, game TV information and a final score prediction.

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Team Statistical Comparison

Florida scores an average of 70.4 points per game while allowing opposing teams to score an average of 73.4 points per contest. Tennessee scores an average of 69.0 points per game while allowing opposing teams to score an average of 70.8 points per contest.

FG% 3PT% FT% ORB RBM SPG BPG APG TOPG
Florida 0.435 0.312 0.707 12.35 1.76 9.59 6.12 13.24 13.47
Tennessee 0.437 0.325 0.681 12.29 2.53 10.53 4.88 16.88 12.59
Opp FG% Opp 3PT% RB Off RB Def OFRB% Scor. M 3ptMPG TM PPG Opp PPG
Florida 0.44 0.31 35.88 34.12 0.35 9.06 7.71 70.4 73.4
Tennessee 0.41 0.34 37.29 34.76 0.33 11.71 8.82 69.0 70.8

Key

FG%– Field goal shootage percentage.
3FG%– Three point field goal shootage percentage.
FT%– Free throw shooting percentage.
OREB– Offensive rebounds per game.
RBM– Average rebounding margin per game.
SPG– Steals per game.
BPG– Blocks per game.
APG– Assists per game.
TOPG– Turnovers per game.
Opp FG%– Opponent field goal percentage made.
Opp 3FG%– Opponent 3-point field goal percentage made.
RB Off– Rebounding Offense.
RB Def– Rebounding defense.
OFRB%– Offensive rebounding percentage.
Scor M– Average game scoring margin.
3 Pt Md PG– Three point shot made per game.
TM PPG– Average points scored per game.
Opp PPG– Average points scored by opponents per game.

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Statistical Leaders

Scoring

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games FG 3PTFG FTs Points Avg.
8. Castleton, Colin UF 16 89 0 69 247 15.44
12. Vescovi, Santiago UT 17 79 49 31 238 14.00
14. Chandler, Kennedy UT 16 84 20 29 217 13.56

Field Goal %

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games FGM FGA FG%
3. Castleton, Colin UF 16 89 166 0.536
8. Chandler, Kennedy UT 16 84 186 0.452

3-Point FG Made Per Game

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games 3PT Made Avg. Per Game
2. Vescovi, Santiago UT 17 49 2.88
13. Jones, Myreon UF 16 29 1.81

Free Throw %

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games FT Att. FT Made FT%
7. Appleby, Tyree UF 14 46 55 0.836
8. Fleming Jr., Phlandrous UF 14 43 52 0.827

Rebounding

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games Off Def Total AVG
2. Castleton, Colin UF 16 52 93 145 9.06
16. Nkamhoua, Olivier UT 17 30 66 96 5.65
17. Fulkerson, John UT 15 38 46 84 5.60
19. James, Josiah-Jordan UT 14 19 59 78 5.57

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Florida vs. Tennessee Basketball Series History

Tennessee leads 79-58

Florida Roster

NO NAME POS HT WT CLASS
0 Myreon Jones G 6′-3″ 175 SR
1 CJ Felder F 6′-7″ 231 JR
3 Alex Klatsky G 6′-4″ 185 SO
4 Anthony Duruji F 6′-7″ 209 SR
10 Elijah Kennedy G 6′-3″ 185 FR
11 Keyontae Johnson F 6′-5″ 229 SR
12 Colin Castleton F 6′-11″ 231 SR
14 Kowacie Reeves G 6′-6″ 182 FR
20 Jack May G 6′-4″ 175 SO
22 Tyree Appleby G 6′-1″ 163 SR
23 Brandon McKissic G 6′-3″ 185 SR
24 Phlandrous Fleming Jr. G 6′-5″ 205 SR
32 Tuongthach Gatkek F 6′-9″ 172 SO
33 Jason Jitoboh C 6′-11″ 305 JR
44 Niels Lane G 6′-5″ 206 SO

Tennessee Roster

NO NAME POS HT WT CLASS
0 Jonas Aidoo F 6′-11″ 234 FR
1 Kennedy Chandler G 6′-0″ 171 FR
2 Brandon Huntley-Hatfield F 6′-10″ 246 FR
3 Quentin Diboundje G 6′-5″ 217 FR
5 Zakai Zeigler G 5′-9″ 167 FR
10 John Fulkerson F 6′-9″ 219 SR
12 Victor Bailey Jr. G 6′-4″ 182 SR
13 Olivier Nkamhoua F 6′-8″ 232 JR
15 Jahmai Mashack G 6′-4″ 196 FR
21 Kent Gilbert G 6′-1″ 175 SO
24 Justin Powell G 6′-6″ 197 SO
25 Santiago Vescovi G 6′-3″ 191 JR
30 Josiah-Jordan James G 6′-6″ 214 JR
31 Isaiah Sulack G 6′-5″ 186 JR
32 Handje Tamba F 6′-11″ 229 FR
33 Uros Plavsic F 7′-0″ 251 JR
35 Brock Jancek F 6′-8″ 228 SR

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Florida Schedule/Results

Date Visitor Points Home Points
11/9/2021 Elon 61 Florida 74
11/14/2021 Florida State 55 Florida 71
11/18/2021 Milwaukee 45 Florida 81
11/22/2021 Florida 80 California 60
11/24/2021 Florida 71 Ohio State 68
11/28/2021 Troy 45 Florida 84
12/1/2021 Florida 67 Oklahoma 74
12/6/2021 Texas Southern 69 Florida 54
12/8/2021 North Florida 55 Florida 85
12/12/2021 Florida 68 Maryland 70
12/18/2021 South Florida 55 Florida 66
12/22/2021 Stony Brook 62 Florida 87
12/29/2021 Florida PPD Ole Miss PPD
1/5/2022 Alabama 83 Florida 70
1/8/2022 Florida 73 Auburn 85
1/12/2022 LSU 64 Florida 58
1/15/2022 Florida 71 South Carolina 63
1/19/2022 Mississippi State 72 Florida 80
1/22/2022 Vanderbilt 42 Florida 61
1/26/2022 Florida Tennessee
1/29/2022 Oklahoma State Florida
2/2/2022 Florida Missouri
2/5/2022 Ole Miss Florida
2/9/2022 Georgia Florida
2/12/2022 Florida Kentucky
2/15/2022 Florida Texas A&M
2/19/2022 Auburn Florida
2/22/2022 Arkansas Florida
2/26/2022 Florida Georgia
3/1/2022 Florida Vanderbilt
3/5/2022 Kentucky Florida

Tennessee Schedule/Results

Date Visitor Points Home Points
11/9/2021 UT Martin 62 Tennessee 90
11/14/2021 ETSU 62 Tennessee 94
11/20/2021 Villanova 71 Tennessee 53
11/21/2021 Tennessee 89 North Carolina 72
11/26/2021 Tennessee Tech 69 Tennessee 80
11/30/2021 Presbyterian 44 Tennessee 85
12/4/2021 Tennessee 59 Colorado 54
12/7/2021 Texas Tech 57 Tennessee 52
12/11/2021 UNC Greensboro 36 Tennessee 76
12/14/2021 SC Upstate 52 Tennessee 96
12/18/2021 Tennessee Canc. Memphis Canc.
12/22/2021 Arizona 73 Tennessee 77
12/29/2021 Tennessee 68 Alabama 73
1/5/2022 Ole Miss 60 Tennessee 66
1/8/2022 Tennessee 67 LSU 79
1/11/2022 South Carolina 46 Tennessee 66
1/15/2022 Tennessee 79 Kentucky 107
1/18/2022 Tennessee 68 Vanderbilt 60
1/22/2022 LSU 50 Tennessee 64
1/26/2022 Florida Tennessee
1/29/2022 Tennessee Texas
2/1/2022 Texas A&M Tennessee
2/5/2022 Tennessee South Carolina
2/9/2022 Tennessee Mississippi State
2/12/2022 Vanderbilt Tennessee
2/15/2022 Kentucky Tennessee
2/19/2022 Tennessee Arkansas
2/22/2022 Tennessee Missouri
2/26/2022 Auburn Tennessee
3/1/2022 Tennessee Georgia
3/5/2022 Arkansas Tennessee

Injuries and Suspensions

Florida

(!)[F] 01/23/2022 – Colin Castleton is “?” Monday vs Mississippi (Shoulder)

Tennessee

None reported.

Source: statfox.com

Florida-Tennessee Prediction

Tennessee 69, Florida 61


Wednesday‘s game tips off at 6:00 PM ET. TV: ESPN2.

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