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Kentucky Basketball

Preview: The Tall Task of Mississippi State

February 4, 2020
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The outcome of tonight's game will come down to which team can negate the other team's strengths. Kentucky and Mississippi State are both long teams who rely on two-pointers and free throws to score, hit the offensive glass hard, and use their length to affect the opposing offense. It will be another dog fight, where toughness will be a major key to bringing home the win. Let's take a look at the strengths and weaknesses of the Bulldogs and see how Kentucky might look to attack them.

Strengths

Mississippi State is the 6th tallest team in the country, translating to two major red flags for the Wildcats - offensive rebounding and block percentage.

 
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