The Kentucky Wildcats will host the Tennessee Volunteers from Rapp Arena on Saturday night at 8:30 ET. The Vols are listed as 1.0-point favorites, and have a combined 160.0 points What is Lexington's smart play? Continue reading for our Tennessee vs. Kentucky prediction.
Chances of playing and betting
797 Tennessee Volunteers (-1.0) at 798 Kentucky Wildcats (+1.0); o/u 160
8:30 PM ET, Saturday, February 3, 2024
Rapp Arena, Lexington, Ky
Tennessee vs. Kentucky general betting information
Our CBB public betting info page shows that 74% of public bettors are currently backing Kentucky. This information may change throughout the day, so be sure to check the link for the most up-to-date public betting data.
Notes of the Tennessee Volunteers
Tennessee fell to 15-5 after Tuesday night's 63-59 loss to Game Cox's South Carolina team. Dalton did Continued his strong play, scoring 31 points in a losing effort. The Vols will now face another tough challenge when they travel to Rupp to play the Kentucky Wildcats.
Kentucky Wildcat Notes
Kentucky suffered its second home loss of the season on Wednesday night as the Florida Gators defeated England 94-91 in overtime. Reed Shepherd He had 24 points and eight rebounds, but it wasn't enough to beat the Gators. England have now dropped 2 of their last 3 games.
Tennessee vs Kentucky CBB betting trends
Tennessee is 0-5 ATS in their last 5 road games.
Kentucky is 6-4 ATS in their last 10 home games.
The total has been surpassed in eight of the last 10 games for the Wildcats.
CBB Prediction Tennessee vs. Kentucky:
Both teams will be looking to get back into the win column on Saturday night.
Take Kentucky. Tennessee is a different team on the road with a 3-2 record on the year, while Kentucky is 10-2 on the road this season. Kentucky has been struggling lately, but I think they'll find themselves in a big game at home. Give me the Wildcats to do it on Saturday night.
Tennessee vs. Kentucky College Hoops Prediction: Kentucky +1.0