Breaking: SEC announces 2017-18 men’s basketball schedule

The SEC released the 2017-18 men’s basketball schedule Thursday afternoon, which will begin on Dec. 30 and run through March 3.

The full 126-game schedule features several marquee matchups between the conference’s three Elite Eight teams from a season ago: Kentucky, South Carolina, and Florida.

The Wildcats will play the Gamecocks on Tuesday, Jan. 16 and the Gators on Saturday, Jan. 20. Kentucky and Florida will link up again in Gainesville on March 3. South Carolina faces the Gators just one time, on Jan. 24 at Florida.

Missouri, armed with a pair of top recruits in Michael Porter and his brother Jontay Porter, has two big matchups late in the season with the Wildcats. The Tigers will host Kentucky on Feb. 3 before traveling to Lexington on Feb. 24.

The annual SEC Tournament will be held at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis from March 7-11.

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