Alabama basketball teaser
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Alabama vs. No. 15 Tennessee

WHEN: 5 p.m., Saturday

WHERE: Coleman Coliseum, Tuscaloosa

RECORDS: Alabama (15-9, 6-5 SEC), Tennessee (18-5, 8-3)

ON THE AIR: TV — SEC Network

ALABAMA LINEUP: G Collin Sexton, 6-3, Fr., 18.6 ppg., 3.8 rpg., 3.3 assists; G John Petty, 6-5, Fr., 10.7 ppg., 2.4 rpg., 1.9 assists; G Dazon Ingram, 6-5, So., 10.3 ppg., 6.0 rpg., 2.8 assists; F Daniel Giddens, 6-11, So.m 4.8 ppg, 2.5 rpg; F Donta Hall, 6-9, Jr., 10.8 ppg., 7.0 rpg.

TENNESSEE LINEUP: G Jordan Bone, 6-3, So., 7.4 ppg., 2.3 rpg., 3.5 assists; G Jordan Bowden, 6-5, So., 9.9 ppg., 3.7 rpg, 1.4 assists; F Admiral Schofield, 6-5, Jr., 12.5 ppg., 6.3 rpg; F Grant Williams, 6-7, So., 15.9 ppg., 6.1 rpg.; F Kyle Alexander, 6-11, Jr., 6.2 ppg., 5.7 rpg.

NOTEWORTHY: Alabama has won four straight games against top-25 opponents, including last Saturday’s 68-50 win against Florida. Tennessee is ranked No. 14 in the coaches poll and No. 15 in the Associated Press poll. … The Crimson Tide and Tennessee are tied for the league-lead with five Quadrant 1 wins, according to the NCAA’s new system of evaluating tournament resumes. … During Tennessee’s current six-game winning streak, it has allowed just 58.5 points a game and no more than 63 points in any game. … Alabama’s offense soars at home during SEC games. The Tide average 71.8 points a game during home conference games but only 65.3 points during away games. … Tennessee leads the conference in assists and its 1.4 assist-to-turnover ratio is also atop the SEC.

Contact Anniston Star Sports Writer Chandler Rome at Twitter: @Chandler_Rome. Check for Rome’s Alabama practice reports and live streaming of Nick Saban news conferences.