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Kentucky-Georgia basketball statistical comparisons

South Carolina guard Duane Notice (10) pressures Georgia guard J.J. Frazier (30) during an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, in Athens, Ga.
South Carolina guard Duane Notice (10) pressures Georgia guard J.J. Frazier (30) during an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, in Athens, Ga. Associated Press

Kentucky and Georgia square off at 9 p.m. Tuesday night at Rupp Arena. Kentucky is 7-3 in SEC play. Georgia is 6-4. Here is a look at how the two teams compare statistically.

Kentucky-Georgia statistical comparisons

Category

UK

UGA

AP ranking

22

NR

Coaches poll

21

NR

RPI

20

64

Pomeroy ranking

21

79

Pomeroy offense

18

177

Pomeroy defense

50

21

Sagarin ranking

21

66

Sagarin strength of schedule

44

58

Field goal percentage

47.4

43.5

Opponents FG percentage

40.4

37.5

Three-point percentage

33.3

36.2

Opponents 3P percentage

33.0

30.5

Threes attempted per game

18.3

17.6

Free throw percentage

67.0

67.2

FT attempts per game

22.8

25.0

Rebound margin per game

6.5

2.3

Off rebound percentage

38.8

30.1

Opponent off reb percentage

30.4

29.4

Assists per game

14.0

13.2

Turnovers per game

12.3

13.7

Turnover percentage

17.6

19.6

Opponents turnover percentage

18.8

16.4

Blocked shots per game

5.7

5.6

Steals per game

6.1

5.7

Points per game

78.2

70.5

Opponents points per game

68.0

67.7

Points per possession

1.124

1.017

Opp points per possession

0.972

0.971

Possessions per game

69.6

69.3

Projected score

73

69

Georgia at Kentucky

When: Tuesday, 9 p.m.

Where: Rupp Arena

TV: ESPN with Brad Nessler, Sean Farnham and Shannon Spake

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

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