SEC Basketball Preview/Prediction: South Carolina at Alabama

Alabama-South Carolina basketball game preview

The South Carolina Gamecocks visit the Alabama Crimson Tide on Saturday in Tuscaloosa 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

South Carolina scores an average of 71.6 points per game while allowing opposing teams to score an average of 69.0 points per contest. Alabama scores an average of 80.2 points per game while allowing opposing teams to score an average of 75.9 points per contest.

FG% 3PT% FT% ORB RBM SPG BPG APG TOPG
South Carolina 0.431 0.318 0.662 13.33 +2.89 7.93 4.96 13.96 15.19
Alabama 0.443 0.309 0.728 13.54 +3.39 6.93 5.18 14.46 13.96
Opp FG% Opp 3PT% RB Off RB Def OFRB% Scor. M 3ptMPG TM PPG Opp PPG
South Carolina 0.411 0.315 38.44 35.56 0.36 +2.59 6.81 71.6 69.0
Alabama 0.430 0.327 40.11 36.71 0.36 +4.29 9.18 80.2 75.9

Key

FG%– Field goal shootage percentage.
3PT%– 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 3PT%– 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.
3ptMPG– Three point shots made per game.
TM PPG– Team’s average points scored per game.
Opp PPG– Average points scored by opponents per game.

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Statistical Leaders

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games FG 3PTFG FTs Points Avg.
4. Shackelford, Jaden Bama 28 155 85 76 471 16.8
10.Quinerly, Jahvon Bama 28 144 39 67 394 14.1

Field Goal %

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games FGM FGA FG%
12. Quinerly, Jahvon Bama 28 144 356 0.404
13. Shackelford, Jaden Bama 28 155 388 0.399

3-point made per game

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games 3PT Made Avg. Per Game
1. Shackelford, Jaden Bama 28 85 3.04
10. Ellis, Keon Bama 28 54 1.93
12. Stevenson, Erik USC 27 49 1.81
15. Reese V, James USC 25 43 1.72

Free Throw %

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games FT Att. FT Made FT%
1. Ellis, Keon Bama 28 73 83 0.880
13. Shackelford, Jaden Bama 28 76 99 0.768

Rebounding

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games Off Def Total Avg. Per Game
13. Ellis, Keon Bama 28 49 117 166 5.93
16. Shackelford, Jaden Bama 28 37 121 158 5.64

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South Carolina vs. Alabama Basketball Series History

Alabama leads 32-16

South Carolina Roster

NO NAME POS HT WT CLASS
0 James Reese V G 6′-4″ 170 SR
1 Jacobi Wright G 6′-2″ 180 FR
2 Chico Carter Jr. G 6′-3″ 189 JR
4 Tre-Vaughn Minott C 6′-9″ 270 SO
5 Jermaine Couisnard G 6′-4″ 211 JR
10 Erik Stevenson G 6′-4″ 209 SR
12 AJ Wilson F 6′-7″ 234 SR
13 Mike Green G 6′-2″ 190 JR
14 Brandon Martin F 6′-5″ 232 SR
15 Wildens Leveque F 6′-10″ 255 JR
21 Ja’Von Benson F 6′-7″ 250 SO
23 Devin Carter G 6′-3″ 188 FR
24 Keyshawn Bryant F 6′-6″ 187 SR
33 Josh Gray F 7′-0″ 255 SO
44 Ford Cooper Jr. G 6′-3″ 202 JR
55 Ta’Quan Woodley F 6′-8″ 280 FR

Alabama Roster

NO NAME POS HT WT CLASS
0 Noah Gurley F 6′-8″ 215 SR
1 Jusaun Holt G 6′-6″ 190 FR
2 Darius Miles F 6′-6″ 185 SO
3 JD Davison G 6′-3″ 195 FR
4 Juwan Gary F 6′-6″ 218 SO
5 Jaden Shackelford G 6′-3″ 200 JR
10 Charles Bediako C 7′-0″ 225 FR
12 Delaney Heard G 6′-3″ 198 SO
13 Jahvon Quinerly G 6′-1″ 175 JR
14 Keon Ellis G 6′-6″ 175 SR
15 Tyler Barnes F 6′-8″ 210 SR
21 Britton Johnson G 6′-4″ 185 SR
22 Keon Ambrose-Hylton F 6′-8″ 215 SO
24 Jaden Quinerly G 6′-0″ 155 SO
25 Nimari Burnett G 6′-4″ 190 SO
30 Adam Cottrell G 6′-3″ 200 JR
33 James Rojas F 6′-8″ 220 SR
35 Alex Tchikou F 6′-11″ 230 FR

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South Carolina Schedule/Results

Date Visitor Points Home Points
11/9/2021 SC Upstate 60 South Carolina 78
11/12/2021 Princeton 62 South Carolina 66
11/14/2021 Western KY 64 South Carolina 75
11/18/2021 UAB 63 South Carolina 66
11/23/2021 Wofford 74 South Carolina 85
11/28/2021 Rider 58 South Carolina 65
12/1/2021 South Carolina 56 Coast Carolina 80
12/5/2021 Georgetown 67 South Carolina 80
12/12/2021 Florida State 65 South Carolina 66
12/14/2021 Allen Univ 51 South Carolina 110
12/18/2021 South Carolina 56 Clemson 70
12/22/2021 Army 75 South Carolina 105
12/29/2021 South Carolina State PPD South Carolina PPD
1/4/2022 Auburn 81 South Carolina 66
1/8/2022 South Carolina 72 Vanderbilt 70
1/11/2022 South Carolina 46 Tennessee 66
1/15/2022 Florida 71 South Carolina 63
1/18/2022 South Carolina 59 Arkansas 75
1/22/2022 Georgia 66 South Carolina 83
1/26/2022 Vanderbilt 61 South Carolina 70
1/29/2022 South Carolina 74 Texas A&M 63
2/1/2022 South Carolina 64 Mississippi State 78
2/5/2022 Tennessee 81 South Carolina 57
2/8/2022 Kentucky 86 South Carolina 76
2/12/2022 South Carolina 80 Georgia 68
2/15/2022 South Carolina 77 Ole Miss 74
2/19/2022 LSU 75 South Carolina 77
2/23/2022 Mississippi State 56 South Carolina 66
2/26/2022 South Carolina Alabama
3/1/2022 Missouri South Carolina
3/5/2022 South Carolina Auburn

Alabama Schedule/Results

Date Visitor Points Home Points
11/9/2021 Louisiana Tech 64 Alabama 93
11/12/2021 S Dakota St 88 Alabama 104
11/16/2021 South Alabama 68 Alabama 73
11/19/2021 Oakland 59 Alabama 86
11/25/2021 Alabama 72 Iona 68
11/26/2021 Alabama 71 Drake 80
11/28/2021 Miami 64 Alabama 96
12/4/2021 Alabama 91 Gonzaga 82
12/11/2021 Houston 82 Alabama 83
12/14/2021 Alabama 78 Memphis 92
12/18/2021 J’Ville St 59 Alabama 65
12/21/2021 Davidson 79 Alabama 78
12/29/2021 Tennessee 68 Alabama 73
1/5/2022 Alabama 83 Florida 70
1/8/2022 Alabama 86 Missouri 92
1/11/2022 Auburn 81 Alabama 77
1/15/2022 Alabama 76 Mississippi State 78
1/19/2022 LSU 67 Alabama 70
1/22/2022 Missouri 76 Alabama 86
1/25/2022 Alabama 76 Georgia 82
1/29/2022 Baylor 78 Alabama 87
2/1/2022 Alabama 81 Auburn 100
2/5/2022 Kentucky 66 Alabama 55
2/9/2022 Alabama 97 Ole Miss 83
2/12/2022 Arkansas 67 Alabama 68
2/16/2022 Mississippi State 75 Alabama 80
2/19/2022 Alabama 81 Kentucky 90
2/22/2022 Alabama 74 Vanderbilt 72
2/26/2022 South Carolina Alabama
3/2/2022 Texas A&M Alabama
3/5/2022 Alabama LSU

Injuries and Suspensions

South Carolina

[F] 02/25/2022 – Ja’Von Benson is “?” Saturday vs Alabama (Illness)

Alabama

None reported.

Source: statfox.com

South Carolina-Alabama Prediction

Alabama 79, South Carolina 71

Score prediction for entertainment purposes only.


Saturday‘s game tips off at 6:00 PM ET. TV: SEC Network.

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