Alabama vs. Tennessee, basketball game information

Alabama guard Trevor Releford (12) scores on a fast break during a home win over Tennessee two weeks ago. (AP photo by Vasha Hunt of AL.com)

Alabama guard Trevor Releford (12) scores on a fast break during a home win over Tennessee two weeks ago. (AP photo by Vasha Hunt of AL.com)

When: 1 p.m. today

Where: Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn.

Records: Alabama 12-6, 4-1 SEC, Tennessee 9-7, 1-3.

TV: ESPN2.

Alabama lineup: G Trevor Lacey, 6-3, So., 12.2 ppg., 3.9 rpg., 3.6 assists; G Trevor Releford, 6-0, Jr., 16.0 ppg., 2.4 rpg.; F Levi Randolph, 6-5, So., 8.4 ppg., 4.0 rpg.; F Rodney Cooper, 6-6, So., 11.3 ppg., 4.2 rpg.; C Moussa Gueye, 7-0, Jr., 1.2 ppg., 4.3 rpg., 1.4 blocks.

Tennessee lineup: G Skylar McBee, 6-3, Sr., 5.4 ppg., 3.1 rpg.; G Jordan McRae, 6-5, Jr., 14.5 ppg., 3.3 rpg.; G Josh Richardson, 6-6, So., 8.4 ppg., 4.8 rpg.; F Jarnell Stokes, 6-8, So., 10.9 ppg., 7.5 rpg.; F Kenny Hall, 6-9, Sr., 6.2 ppg., 5.7 rpg.

Noteworthy: Alabama beat Tennessee 68-65 at home Jan. 12, which was the Tide’s third straight win over the Vols and fourth win in the last six games vs. Tennessee. … Alabama is riding a four-game win streak that includes victories over Tennessee, Mississippi State, Texas A&M and Kentucky. … Tennessee ranks seventh nationally in home attendance with 16,686 a game, while Alabama is averaging 11,856, which is fourth in the SEC behind Kentucky, Tennessee and Arkansas. … Alabama is alone in third place in the SEC standings at 4-1, while Florida and Ole Miss are both 5-0. … Counting only statistics from conference games, Releford ranks third in scoring (17.3 points a game) and first in free throw percentage (90.9). … Some unusual statistics: Lacey has scored first for Alabama in six games this year, Nick Jacobs was first off the bench in 10 games, and Releford leads the team by drawing a foul while hitting a basket 11 times. He made the foul shot 10 times. … Alabama is 2-2 with the starting lineup of Releford, Cooper, Lacey, Randolph and Gueye.

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