Tennessee basketball will play the late game Friday night in the SEC Tournament.
The No. 4-ranked Vols are locked in as the No. 3 seed in the league’s postseason tournament after they lost to Auburn and Kentucky beat Florida on Saturday.
LSU holds the No. 1 seed after pounding Vanderbilt 80-59 on Saturday. The Tigers would have held the top seed regardless because it beat both Tennessee and Kentucky. Read more: https://knoxne.ws/2J40bdD
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