5th seed Kentucky will face 12th seed Florida in the second round tomorrow in the SEC Women’s Tournament. Kentucky is coming off a 73-69 loss to Ole Miss closing out their regular season. Florida defeated Auburn 69-62 in the first round to make it to the second round.
When Kentucky and Florida met in the regular season, Kentucky defeated Florida at Gainesville 88-80. Rhyne Howard will look to prove herself after being named SEC Player of the Year. Kentucky really needs to lock in on their defense in the tournament if they want to make a run. Kentucky leads the all time series with Florida 33-26, which includes 5-3 at neutral sites and 6-2 against Florida in the SEC Tournament. The game will be televised on SEC Network at approximately 1 or 1:30 p.m. ET