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    SEC Men's Tournament Scenarios

    Below are scenarios for the SEC Men's Tournament to be held next week in New Orleans.

    Possible Seeds
    1 – Kentucky
    2 – Florida/Tennessee
    3 – Tennessee/Vanderbilt
    4 – Florida/Vanderbilt
    5 – Alabama
    6 – Mississippi State
    7 – Ole Miss
    8 – LSU
    9 – Arkansas
    10 – Auburn
    11 – Georgia
    12 – South Carolina

    If Florida defeats Kentucky on Sunday
    -    Kentucky is the No. 1 seed with a 15-1 record
    -     Florida would be the No. 2 seed with an 11-5 record
    -    Tennessee and Vanderbilt both finish 10-6 – Tennessee will be No. 3, Vanderbilt No. 4
    o    Tennessee and Vanderbilt split their head-to-head meetings
    o    Record against No. 1 seed Kentucky: Tennessee 0-2, Vanderbilt 0-2
    o    Record against No. 2 seed Florida: Tennessee 2-0, Vanderbilt 1-1
    -    Alabama is the No. 5 seed at 9-7
    -    Ole Miss and Mississippi State both finish 8-8 – Mississippi State will be No. 6, Ole Miss No. 7
    o    Ole Miss and Mississippi State split their head-to-head meetings
    o    Record against No. 1 seed Kentucky: Ole Miss 0-1, Mississippi State 0-1
    o    Record against No. 2 seed Florida: Ole Miss 0-1, Mississippi State 0-1
    o    Record against No. 3 seed Tennessee: Ole Miss 0-1, Mississippi State 1-0
    -    LSU is the No. 8 seed at 7-9
    -    Arkansas is the No. 9 seed at 6-10
    -    Auburn and Georgia both finish 5-11 – Auburn will be No. 10, Georgia No. 11
    o    Auburn won the head-to-head meeting with Georgia
    -    South Carolina is the 12th seed with a 2-14 record

    Bracket for this scenario
    [8] LSU vs. [9] Arkansas      Noon CT
    [5] Alabama vs. [12] South Carolina               2:30 p.m. CT
    [7] Ole Miss vs. [10] Auburn             6:30 p.m. CT
    [6] Mississippi State vs. [11] Georgia             9:00 p.m. CT
    Byes: [1] Kentucky, [2] Florida, [3] Tennessee, [4] Vanderbilt

    If Kentucky defeats Florida on Sunday
    -    Kentucky is the No. 1 seed with a 16-0 record
    -    Florida, Tennessee and Vanderbilt all finish with a 10-6 record – Tennessee will be No. 2, Vanderbilt No. 3, Florida No. 4
    o    The total won-lost record of games played among the tied teams: Tennessee 3-1(2-0 vs. UF, 1-1 vs. VU), Vanderbilt 2-2 (1-1 vs. UF, 1-1 vs. UT), Florida 1-3 (0-2 vs. UT, 1-1 vs. VU)
    -    Alabama is the No. 5 seed at 7-9
    -    Ole Miss and Mississippi State both finish 8-8 – Mississippi State will be No. 6, Ole Miss No. 7
    o    Ole Miss and Mississippi State split their head-to-head meetings
    o    Record against No. 1 seed Kentucky: Ole Miss 0-1, Mississippi State 0-1
    o    Record against No. 2 seed Tennessee: Ole Miss 0-1, Mississippi State 1-0
    -    LSU is the No. 8 seed at 7-9
    -    Arkansas is the No. 9 seed at 6-10
    -    Auburn and Georgia both finish 5-11 – Auburn will be No. 10, Georgia No. 11
    o    Auburn won the head-to-head meeting with Georgia
    -    South Carolina is the 12th seed with a 2-14 record

    Bracket for this scenario
    [8] LSU vs. [9] Arkansas      Noon CT
    [5] Alabama vs. [12] South Carolina               2:30 p.m. CT
    [7] Ole Miss vs. [10] Auburn             6:30 p.m. CT
    [6] Mississippi State vs. [11] Georgia             9:00 p.m. CT
    Byes: [1] Kentucky, [2] Tennessee, [3] Vanderbilt, [4] Florida