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UK Plays Georgia Friday At Around 3:30pm Friday In The SEC Tournament

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UK will play Georgia in their first game of the SEC Tournament. 

Georgia, with their coach Mark Fox on the hot seat, hung on to beat Missouri 62-60, to earn the right to play UK. 

UK beat Georgia 66-61 in their only meeting this year.  Shai Gilgeous-Alexander had 21 points.  

Georgia was only 7-11 in the SEC, but they have Yante Maten, the AP SEC Player of the Year.  Maten had 21 points and 10 rebounds against Missouri.  

Mark Fox on the SEC Network said he wasn't concerned about his team not being fresh even though they have already played two games in the SEC Tournament.  Georgia beat Vanderbilt 78-62 in their first game. 

Cal will tell you he isn't surprised to play Georgia.  Before he went to St. Louis, Cal said "I would not be surprised to see Georgia march through this tournament."

Georgia is 18-14.  UK is 21-10.

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