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Kentucky-Florida basketball statistical comparisons

Florida guard KeVaughn Allen (4) grabs a rebound away from Arkansas forward Moses Kingsley (33) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at the O'Connell Center on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016 in Gainesville, Fla. Florida defeated Arkansas 87-83.
Florida guard KeVaughn Allen (4) grabs a rebound away from Arkansas forward Moses Kingsley (33) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at the O'Connell Center on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016 in Gainesville, Fla. Florida defeated Arkansas 87-83. The Associated Press/Gainesville Sun

Florida visits Rupp Arena for a 4 p.m. SEC game with Kentucky on Saturday. Both teams are 6-3, a game behind Texas A&M and LSU, both 7-2, in the conference race.

Here’s a look at statistical comparisons between the two teams:

Kentucky-Florida statistical comparisons

Category

UK

FLA

AP ranking

20

NR

Coaches poll

19

NR

RPI

22

21

Pomeroy ranking

24

25

Pomeroy offense

24

77

Pomeroy defense

51

9

Sagarin ranking

24

22

Sagarin strength of schedule

46

17

Field goal percentage

47.2

43.0

Opponents FG percentage

40.4

39.2

Three-point percentage

32.0

32.7

Opponents 3P percentage

33.1

31.2

Threes attempted per game

18.2

22.0

Free throw percentage

67.3

64.6

FT attempts per game

24.3

25.5

Rebound margin per game

6.4

3.4

Off rebound percentage

38.9

34.2

Opponent off reb percentage

30.6

29.7

Assists per game

13.7

13.3

Turnovers per game

12.4

11.8

Turnover percentage

17.7

16.7

Opponents turnover percentage

19.0

19.4

Blocked shots per game

5.7

4.5

Steals per game

6.3

6.9

Points per game

78.1

75.0

Opponents points per game

68.3

65.8

Points per possession

1.119

1.065

Opp points per possession

0.972

0.935

Possessions per game

69.8

70.4

Projected score

72

71

Florida at Kentucky

When: 4 p.m., Saturday

Where: Rupp Arena

TV: CBS with Spero Dedes and Bill Raftery

Radio: UK Network with Tom Leach, Mike Pratt and Matt Jones

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