Posted 10/18/23

Tennessee is the favorite to win the Southeastern Conference men’s basketball title and Texas A&M’s, Wade Taylor IV is preseason player of the year, according to votes compiled by the league.

The Volunteers, who enter the season ranked # 9 overall, are favored for the first time since the 2020-21 season and fifth time overall in voting by a panel of SEC and national media members.

#15 Texas A&M was picked to finish second, followed by #14 Arkansas, #16 Kentucky and #24 Alabama, the defending champion.