If you're considering placing a bet on this top-10 matchup, it's always smart to get some inside info from people in the know. Here are some expert predictions on Saturday's game between Kentucky and Tennessee.
Kentucky vs Tennessee Predictions
CBS Sports - Gary Parrish
Gary Parrish, of CBS Sports, points out that this game will essentially decide the SEC regular-season title and he's going with the underdog Wildcats. Parrish said he believes this game will come down to the last possession and that giving points is too much to ignore.
ESPN BPI Matchup Predictor
ESPN's BPI gives Tennessee a 61.4 percent chance to win at home on Saturday, a very different outcome than the last time these two teams met.
Sports Illustrated - Michael Beller
Tennessee Basketball vs. Kentucky Wildcats 2019: Analysis, expert picks, prediction - A Sea Of Blue https://t.co/wwwj1bwvTY— John Morgan Francis (@MonJorgan) March 1, 2019
Michael Beller, of Sports Illustrated, believes there will be some home cooking in Tennessee this afternoon. Beller also thinks this game will come down to the final possession, but is going with the Volunteers by three. He said in a game likely to be decided in the paint that Tennessee's Grant Williams and Admiral Schofield are too talented to pick against.
All in all, that's two expert predictions for Tennessee and one for Kentucky with the point spread potentially being the difference when placing a bet.
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