SEC Basketball Preview/Prediction: Georgia at Tennessee

Tennessee-Georgia basketball game preview

The Georgia Bulldogs encounter the Tennessee Volunteers on Wednesday in Knoxville in a much anticipated 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.

John H. Sanford, 14Powers SEC Basketball

Venue

Tennessee

Arena Name: Thompson-Boling Arena

Capacity: 21,678

Year Opened: 1987

Thompson-Boling Arena

Game Date/Time

Wednesday, January 25, 2023, 7:00 PM ET

Team Statistical Comparison

Scoring Offense
Scoring Defense
Scoring Margin
Winning %
Field Goal %
Free Throw %
Three Point %
FT Made P/G
Three Pointers P/G
FT Attempts P/G
3-Point Attempts P/G
FG % Defense
3-Point % Defense
Fouls Per Game
Rebound Margin
Rebounds (Off.) P/G
Rebounds (Def) P/G
Rebounds Per Game
Assist/Turnover Ratio
TOs Forced P/G
Effective FG pct
Georgia
71.6
64.0
7.6
78.6
43.8
73.2
34.3
15.2
7.0
20.8
20.4
41.0
28.4
14.4
6.1
12.0
26.4
38.4
0.9
12.8
0.500
Tennessee
75.5
53.4
22.1
87.5
44.4
72.7
34.6
14.8
8.2
20.4
23.7
33.5
20.9
16.5
9.9
14.38
26.69
41.06
1.31
17.12
0.514

Players and Stats

Georgia

Player # Class Pos Height Weight Summary
Terry Roberts 0 SR G 6-3 180 15.9 Pts, 4.0 Reb, 4.1 Ast
Kario Oquendo 3 JR G 6-4 210 13.5 Pts, 3.4 Reb, 0.5 Ast
Braelen Bridges 23 SR F 6-10 235 7.8 Pts, 4.4 Reb, 0.8 Ast
Justin Hill 11 JR G 6-0 185 7.1 Pts, 3.1 Reb, 2.6 Ast
Jabri Abdur-Rahim 1 JR G 6-7 214 6.4 Pts, 2.7 Reb, 0.2 Ast
Matthew-Alexander Moncrieffe 12 JR F 6-7 215 6.8 Pts, 5.5 Reb, 0.9 Ast
Mardrez McBride 13 SR G 6-2 178 4.4 Pts, 2.4 Reb, 1.1 Ast
KyeRon Lindsay 2 FR F 6-7 215 6.2 Pts, 5.2 Reb, 0.3 Ast
Jusaun Holt 4 SO G 6-6 190 3.2 Pts, 3.4 Reb, 0.6 Ast
Frank Anselem 5 JR C 6-10 210 2.8 Pts, 3.5 Reb, 0.4 Ast
Jailyn Ingram 15 SR F 6-7 215 3.9 Pts, 1.7 Reb, 0.9 Ast
Jaxon Etter 10 SR G 6-4 200 3.1 Pts, 1.1 Reb, 0.8 Ast
Brandon Klatsky 22 FR G 6-2
Jaden Newell 24 FR F 6-8

Tennessee

Player # Class Pos Height Weight Summary
Olivier Nkamhoua 13 SR F 6-8 223 10.8 Pts, 5.0 Reb, 2.3 Ast
Santiago Vescovi 25 SR G 6-3 188 12.9 Pts, 4.1 Reb, 3.2 Ast
Zakai Zeigler 5 SO G 5-9 160 10.6 Pts, 3.2 Reb, 4.5 Ast
Julian Phillips 2 FR F 6-8 198 10.3 Pts, 5.6 Reb, 1.6 Ast
Tyreke Key 4 SR G 6-3 205 9.1 Pts, 2.7 Reb, 1.7 Ast
Uros Plavsic 33 SR C 7-0 262 6.1 Pts, 4.2 Reb, 1.0 Ast
Josiah-Jordan James 30 SR G 6-6 207 8.9 Pts, 3.7 Reb, 2.0 Ast
Jonas Aidoo 0 SO F 6-11 230 5.1 Pts, 5.2 Reb, 1.0 Ast
Jahmai Mashack 15 SO G 6-4 192 4.1 Pts, 2.7 Reb, 1.4 Ast
Tobe Awaka 11 FR F 6-8 250 3.1 Pts, 3.6 Reb, 0.4 Ast
B.J. Edwards 1 FR G 6-3 188 1.4 Pts, 0.9 Reb, 0.5 Ast
Colin Coyne 35 JR F 6-9 239 0.7 Pts, 0.3 Reb, 0.0 Ast
Kent Gilbert 21 JR G 6-1 164 0.0 Pts, 0.5 Reb, 0.0 Ast
Alec Kegler 24 SO G 6-4 212 0.0 Pts, 0.0 Reb, 0.0 Ast
Isaiah Sulack 31 SR G 6-5 170 0.0 Pts, 0.5 Reb, 0.0 Ast
Kidd Brizek 32 FR G 6-6
D.J. Jefferson 44 FR G 6-5
Evan Shiflet 3 FR G 6-2

College Basketball Ratings

Rating Georgia Tennessee
ESPN BPI 89 2
Sagarin 90 3
Massey Composite 88 4

Georgia vs. Tennessee Basketball Series History

Tennessee leads 97-62

Georgia Roster

NO NAME POS HT WT CLASS HOMETOWN
0 Terry Roberts G 6′-3″ 180 SR North Amityville, NY
1 Jabri Abdur-Rahim G 6′-8″ 210 JR South Orange, NJ
2 KyeRon Lindsay F 6′-7″ 215 FR Denton, TX
3 Kario Oquendo G 6′-4″ 220 JR Titusville, FL
4 Jusaun Holt G 6′-7″ 190 SO Tacoma, WA
5 Frank Anselem C 6′-10″ 215 JR
10 Jaxon Etter G 6′-4″ 205 SR Woodstock, GA
11 Justin Hill G 6′-0″ 185 JR Houston, TX
12 Matthew-Alexander Moncrieffe F 6′-8″ 215 JR Toronto, ON
13 Mardrez McBride G 6′-2″ 180 SR Augusta, GA
15 Jailyn Ingram F 6′-7″ 225 SR Madison, GA
22 Brandon Klatsky G 6′-2″ 165 FR Colts Neck, NJ
23 Braelen Bridges C 6′-11″ 245 SR Atlanta, GA
24 Jaden Newell F 6′-8″ 220 FR Destin, FL

Tennessee Roster

NO NAME POS HT WT CLASS HOMETOWN
0 Jonas Aidoo F 6′-11″ 241 SO Durham, NC
1 B.J. Edwards G 6′-3″ 188 FR Knoxville, TN
2 Julian Phillips F 6′-8″ 198 FR Blythewood, SC
3 Evan Shiflet G 6′-2″ 197 FR Nashville, TN
4 Tyreke Key G 6′-2″ 211 SR Celina, TN
5 Zakai Zeigler G 5′-9″ 171 SO Long Island, NY
11 Tobe Awaka F 6′-8″ 250 FR Hyde Park, NY
13 Olivier Nkamhoua F 6′-9″ 236 SR
15 Jahmai Mashack G 6′-4″ 201 SO Fontana, CA
21 Kent Gilbert G 6′-1″ 178 JR Greenville, NC
24 Alec Kegler F 6′-4″ 212 SO Clarksville, TN
25 Santiago Vescovi G 6′-3″ 192 SR
30 Josiah-Jordan James G 6′-6″ 224 SR Charleston, SC
31 Isaiah Sulack G 6′-5″ 192 JR Knoxville, TN
32 Kidd Brizek G 6′-6″ 194 FR Powdersville, SC
33 Uros Plavsic F 7′-1″ 265 SR
35 Colin Coyne F 6′-9″ 239 JR Fredericksburg, VA
44 D.J. Jefferson G 6′-5″ 207 FR Richardson, TX

Georgia Schedule/Results

Date Visitor PTs Home PTs
11/7/2022 W Carolina 55 Georgia 68
11/11/2022 Georgia 71 Wake Forest 81
11/14/2022 Miami OH 70 Georgia 77
11/18/2022 Bucknell 61 Georgia 65
11/21/2022 Georgia 66 Saint Joseph’s 53
11/22/2022 Georgia 73 UAB 87
11/27/2022 ETSU 47 Georgia 62
11/30/2022 Hampton 54 Georgia 73
12/2/2022 FAMU 46 Georgia 68
12/6/2022 Georgia 77 Georgia Tech 79
12/18/2022 Notre Dame 62 Georgia 77
12/21/2022 Chattanooga 65 Georgia 72
12/28/2022 Rider 72 Georgia 78
1/4/2023 Auburn 64 Georgia 76
1/7/2023 Georgia 75 Florida 82
1/11/2023 Mississippi State 50 Georgia 58
1/14/2023 Georgia 62 Ole Miss 58
1/17/2023 Georgia 71 Kentucky 85
1/21/2023 Vanderbilt 85 Georgia 82
1/25/2023 Georgia Tennessee
1/28/2023 South Carolina Georgia
2/1/2023 Georgia Auburn
2/4/2023 Georgia Texas A&M
2/7/2023 Ole Miss Georgia
2/11/2023 Kentucky Georgia
2/14/2023 LSU Georgia
2/18/2023 Georgia Alabama
2/21/2023 Georgia Arkansas
2/25/2023 Missouri Georgia
2/28/2023 Florida Georgia
3/4/2023 Georgia South Carolina
3/9/2023 to 3/13/2023 SEC Tournament, Tampa, FL Tampa, FL
3/14/2023 to 4/3/2023 NCAA Tournament

Tennessee Schedule/Results

Date Visitor PTs Home PTs
11/7/2022 Tennessee Tech 43 Tennessee 75
11/13/2022 Colorado 78 Tennessee 66
11/16/2022 FGCU 50 Tennessee 81
11/23/2022 Butler 45 Tennessee 71
11/24/2022 Tennessee 73 USC 66
11/25/2022 Tennessee 64 Kansas 50
11/30/2022 McNeese 40 Tennessee 76
12/4/2022 Alcorn St 40 Tennessee 94
12/7/2022 E Kentucky 49 Tennessee 84
12/11/2022 Maryland 53 Tennessee 56
12/17/2022 Tennessee 70 Arizona 75
12/21/2022 Austin Peay 44 Tennessee 86
12/28/2022 Tennessee 63 Ole Miss 59
1/3/2023 Mississippi State 53 Tennessee 87
1/7/2023 Tennessee 85 South Carolina 42
1/10/2023 Vanderbilt 68 Tennessee 77
1/14/2023 Kentucky 63 Tennessee 56
1/17/2023 Tennessee 70 Mississippi State 59
1/21/2023 Tennessee 77 LSU 56
1/25/2023 Georgia Tennessee
1/28/2023 Texas Tennessee
2/1/2023 Tennessee Florida
2/4/2023 Auburn Tennessee
2/8/2023 Tennessee Vanderbilt
2/11/2023 Missouri Tennessee
2/15/2023 Alabama Tennessee
2/18/2023 Tennessee Kentucky
2/21/2023 Tennessee Texas A&M
2/25/2023 South Carolina Tennessee
2/28/2023 Arkansas Tennessee
3/4/2023 Tennessee Auburn
3/9/2023 to 3/13/2023 SEC Tournament, Tampa, FL Tampa, FL
3/14/2023 to 4/3/2023 NCAA Tournament

Injuries and Suspensions

Georgia

None reported

Tennessee

[F] Uros Plavsic (Leg) – Questionable
[G] D.J. Jefferson (Redshirt) – Out

Source: statfox.com

Georgia-Tennessee Prediction

Tennessee 80, Georgia 65

Score prediction for entertainment purposes only.

Wednesday‘s game tips off at 7:00 PM ET. TV: SEC Network.

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