UA record: 99-62 (5 years)
Career record: 167-86 (8 years)
Starters returning: Antoine Pettway, 6-0 Sr. G (6.3p, 2.4a); Kennedy Winston, 6-6 So. F (11.1p, 4.7r)
Other lettermen returning: Evan Brock, 6-8 So. F (1.7p); Chuck Davis, 6-7 So. F (1.5p); Reggie Rambo, 6-7 Sr. F (1.1p); Jason Reese, 6-2 Jr. G (0.0p); Earnest Shelton, 6-3 Jr. G (4.9p); Demetrius Smith, 6-2 Sr. G (0.5p); Emmett Thomas, 6-4 Sr. F (6.0p); Lucky Williams, 6-5 So. G-F (0.9p)
Top newcomers: Akini Adkins, 6-9 Fr. F (Tallahassee, Fla.); Jemareo Davidson, 6-10 Fr. F (Atlanta); Shawn Taylor, 6-11 Fr. C (Unadilla, Ga.)
Top non-conference games: Dec. 20, Oregon (at Las Vegas); Dec. 30, Wisconsin
Web site: www.rolltide.com
Feb. 18 at Rupp Arena
Location: Fayetteville, Ark.
Home court: Bud Walton Arena (19,200)
2002-03 record: 9-19 (4-12 SEC)
Postseason finish: Lost to LSU in SEC first round
Series vs. UK: UK leads 17-7
Coach: Stan Heath (Eastern Michigan '88)
UA record: 9-19 (1 year)
Career record: 39-25 (2 years)
Starters returning: Eric Ferguson, 6-1 So. G (10.9p, 3.2a); Jonathon Modica, 6-4 So. G-F (11.5p, 4.5a)
Other lettermen returning: Jamar Blackmon, 6-3 Sr. G (0.7p); Kendrick Davis, 6-3 So. G (10.3p); Michael Jones, 6-9 Jr. F (5.3p); Wenbos Mukubu, 6-5 So. G-F (2.3p); Rashard Sullivan, 6-8 So. F (2.4p); Charles Tatum, 5-10 Sr. G (injured; DNP)
Top newcomers: Ronnie Brewer, 6-6 Fr. G (Fayetteville, Ark.); Olu Famutini, 6-5 Fr. G-F (Flint, Mich.); Billy Pharis, 6-8 Sr. F (SMU transfer)
Top non-conference games: Dec. 6, Illinois (at Chicago); Dec. 20, Oklahoma State
Web site: www.hogwired.com
Feb. 21 at Auburn, Ala.
Location: Auburn, Ala.
Home court: Beard-Eaves Memorial Coliseum (10,500)
2002-03 record: 22-12 (8-8 SEC)
Postseason finish: Lost to Syracuse in NCAA East Regional semifinal
Series vs. UK: UK leads 77-17
Coach: Cliff Ellis (Florida State '68)
AU record: 172-111 (9 years)
Career record: 520-323 (28 years)
Starters returning: Kyle Davis, 6-10 Sr. C (6.3p, 5.9r); Marco Killingsworth, 6-7 Jr. F (13.3p, 6.4r); Lewis Monroe, 6-5 Jr. G (6.2p, 3.2a)
Other lettermen returning: Troy Gaines, 5-11 Jr. G (4.7p); Johnathan Lewis, 6-2 Sr. G (0.6p); Chris Lollar, 6-0 Sr. G (1.0p); Brandon Robinson, 6-8 Jr. F (8.2p); Rodney Tucker, 6-8 Sr. F (1.8p); Nathan Watson, 6-3 Jr. G (5.9p); Danny Wicke, 6-5 So. G (1.0p)
Top newcomer: Quinnel Brown, 6-6 Jr. F (Wabash Valley, Ill., JC); Ronnie LeMelle, 6-5 Jr. G (Western Oklahoma State); Ian Young, 6-3 Jr. G (Des Moines, Iowa, Area CC)
Top non-conference games: Nov. 21, Western Kentucky; Dec. 20, at UNLV
Web site: www.auburntigers.com
Feb. 3 at Gainesville, Fla.
March 7 at Rupp Arena
Location: Gainesville, Fla.
Home court: O'Connell Center (12,000)
2002-03 record: 25-8 (12-4 SEC)
Postseason finish: Lost to Michigan State in NCAA second round
Series vs. UK: UK leads 80-24
Coach: Billy Donovan (Providence '87)
UF record: 149-73 (7 years)
Career record: 184-93 (9 years)
Starters returning: David Lee, 6-9 Jr. F (11.2p, 6.8r); Anthony Roberson, 6-1 So. G (12.3p, 2.5r); Matt Walsh, 6-6 So. F (12.2p, 4.7r)
Other lettermen returning: Rashid Al-Kaleem, 6-3 So. G (1.8p); Mario Boggan, 6-6 So. C (2.2p); Chris Capko, 6-1 So. G (0.1p); Bonnell Colas, 6-9 Sr. F (4.8p); Christian Drejer, 6-9 So. G (3.6p); Seth Haimovitch, 6-1 Jr. G (0.5p); Adrian Moss, 6-9 So. F (2.5p)
Top newcomers: Mohamed Abukar, 6-10 Fr. F (Escondido, Calif.); Ryan Appleby, 6-3 Fr. G (Stanwood, Wash.)
Top non-conference games: Nov. 28, Arizona (at Springfield, Mass.); Dec. 10, Maryland; Dec. 13, at Louisville
Web site: www.gatorzone.com
Jan. 17 at Rupp Arena
Feb. 14 at Athens, Ga.
Location: Athens, Ga.
Home court: Stegeman Coliseum (10,523)
2002-03 record: 19-8 (11-5 SEC)
Postseason finish: None
Series vs. UK: UK leads 101-19
Coach: Dennis Felton (Howard '85)
UG record: First year
Career record: 100-54 (5 years)
Starters returning: Chris Daniels, 6-7 Sr. F (9.8p, 7.1r); Rashad Wright, 6-3 Sr. G (7.8p, 5.5a)
Other lettermen returning: Jonas Hayes, 6-8 Sr. F-C (6.7p); Damian Wilkins, 6-7 Sr. G-F (7.5p)
Top newcomers: Corey Gibbs, 6-7 Fr. F (Lithonia, Ga.); Levi Stukes, 6-1 Fr. G (Randallstown, Md.)
Top non-conference games: Nov. 29, at Gonzaga; Dec. 30, at Pittsburgh
Web site: www.georgiadogs.com
Feb. 29 at Baton Rouge, La.
Location: Baton Rouge, La.
Home court: Maravich Assembly Center (14,164)
2002-03 record: 21-11 (8-8 SEC)
Postseason finish: Lost to Purdue in NCAA first round
Series vs. UK: UK leads 73-21
Coach: John Brady (Belhaven '76)
LSU record: 102-81 (6 years)
Career record: 191-158 (12 years)