Fueled by a career-high 27 points from Jordan Bone and a strong defense, No. 7 Tennessee took down fourth-ranked Kentucky in lopsided fashion on Saturday in Knoxville.
Conference powers Tennessee and Kentucky are set to collide in primetime as the Vols seek their 20th straight win.
No. 1 Tennessee extended its win streak to 18 games on Saturday, the longest of Rick Barnes’ coaching career, by dismantling Florida in front of a sold-out Thompson-Boling Arena.
Despite a slow second-half start, No. 6 Tennessee toppled Tusculum 87-48 in the Vols’ lone exhibition before the 2018 season gets underway.
The lone senior for Tennessee this season, James Daniel III, will graduate after just one season with the Volunteers.
The Vols will face Mississippi State in their final road game of the season. Can they win their third straight game?