W2W4: What To Watch For


Published: Friday, February 1, 2013 at 8:00 a.m.
Last Modified: Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 8:35 p.m.

Things to look out for this week in SEC basketball.

Revenge rematch

Texas A&M handed Kentucky a stunning 83-71 loss at Rupp Arena earlier this season. The Wildcats will be looking for revenge at Texas A&M on Saturday night. Kentucky will be coming into the game with some confidence after an 87-74 win at Ole Miss.

First on the line

Florida has breezed to a 7-0 start in SEC play, blending dominating defense with timely 3-point shooting. The Gators will look to keep their hold on first place in the conference Saturday night against Ole Miss. The Rebels have jumped to a 6-1 start in SEC play behind junior guard Marshall Henderson, who leads the conference in scoring at 19.3 points per game.

Home cooking

Arkansas is 12-1 overall at home and 3-0 at home in the SEC. The Razorbacks will open a quick two-game homestand on Saturday against Tennessee. After the Vols, Arkansas will have a big home showdown Tuesday against No. 4 Florida.

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