Kentucky is coming off a 81-73 loss to the Volunteers on Tuesday as Tennessee came back from being down 17 points on Kentucky’s Senior Night.
Kentucky closes out their 2019-2020 regular season taking Florida in Gainesville, Kentucky beat Florida at Rupp Arena 65-59 on February 22.
Florida returns All-SEC freshman Andrew Nembhard, they add Virginia Tech grad transfer Kerry Blackshear and Florida could be a top challenger in the SEC conference this season. They are in the top 5 of SEC standings in 4th place with a 9-4 SEC record; Kentucky is in 1st with an 11-2 record. Of course Kentucky and Florida will play each other twice this season. Another player to watch out for is returning sophomore Noah Locke who averaged 9.4 points, 2.3 rebounds, and 40.5 3PG for the Gators.
Kentucky and Florida go at it this Saturday at 1 p.m. ET on CBS