SEC: Gators open against Mizzou at 1p.m.


The top ranked Florida Gators will look to open their question for an SEC Tournament Championship today at around 1 p.m. against the No. 8 seed the Missouri Tigers at Georgia Dome. The game can be seen locally

This season, the Gators are 29-2 overall while the Tigers are 22-10 and the last time the two teams met Florida prevailed. The Gators enter the tournament after completing an undefeated season in regular season play capped off last Saturday with a at home against Kentucky.  Patric Young scored 18 points leading the Gators to an 84-65 victory over Kentucky at Stephen O’Connell Center on Saturday.

How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Florida’s No. 89-rated squad against Missouri’s No. 41-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Florida rates No. 92 in the country with 6.74 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 136 nationally with 6 per match.