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Saturday brings us an SEC Tournament matchup between the No. 2-seeded Kentucky Wildcats and the No. 3-seeded Tennessee Volunteers. 


With the two teams splitting the season series, both winning on their home court by double digits, today's rubber match will send the winner to the tournament's title game. The Kentucky Wildcats are ​1.5-point favorites, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.


Before placing a wager on the game, it would be wise to take a look at what some industry experts have to say about it.


Tennessee vs Kentucky Predictions


Las Vegas Sports Betting

The team at Las Vegas Sports Betting is going with the Wildcats to win and cover the spread. They point to the return of Reid Travis for Kentucky. The Wildcats went 0-4 against the spread (ATS) while he was out.

Tony's Picks

Tony Tellez is riding with the Tennessee Volunteers in the upset. He likes Tennessee's 9-4 ATS record against Kentucky in their last 13 matchups.  

ESPN BPI Matchup Predictor

ESPN's BPI gives the Wildcats a 50.3-percent chance to come away with the moneyline victory. 

Overall, the two experts that made picks with the spread are split between Kentucky and Tennessee while ESPN gives Kentucky the slightest advantage to win.


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