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Florida Gators picked second in SEC basketball media poll



The Florida Gators are picked to finish second in the SEC, according to the men's basketball preseason poll by league and national writers.

UF is projected to finish behind only Kentucky in the second season under coach Mike White.

Here are the all-league preseason teams and full projections:

First team
F Moses Kingsley, Arkansas
G J.J. Frazier, Georgia
F Edrice Adebayo, Kentucky
G De'Aaron Fox, Kentucky
C Tyler Davis Texas A&M

Second team
G KeVaughn Allen, Florida
F Yante Maten, Georgia
G Isaiah Briscoe, Kentucky
G Malik Monk, Kentucky
G Antonio Blakeney, LSU
G Quinndary Weatherspoon, Mississippi State
F Luke Kornet, Vanderbilt

Player of the year: Moses Kingsley, Arkansas

Preseason Media Poll
1. Kentucky
2. Florida
3. Texas A&M
4. Georgia
5. Arkansas
6. Vanderbilt
7. Alabama
8. South Carolina
9. Ole Miss
10. Mississippi State
11. Auburn
12. LSU
13. Tennessee
14. Missouri


[Last modified: Wednesday, October 19, 2016 10:39am]


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