How to Watch Alabama vs. Florida Basketball: Live Stream & TV Channel Info – March 5

The Florida Gators (20-9, 10-6 SEC) hope to continue a seven-game home win streak when they host the No. 16 Alabama Crimson Tide (20-9, 12-4 SEC) on Tuesday, March 5, 2024 at 7:00 PM ET.

If you’re searching for how to watch, the matchup is on ESPN.

Crimson Tide vs. Gators Game Info

  • Date: Tuesday, March 5, 2024
  • Time: 7:00 PM ET
  • TV: ESPN
  • Live Stream: Stream NCAA men’s basketball on Paramount Plus and Hulu + Live TV
  • Where: Gainesville, Florida
  • Venue: Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center

Crimson Tide Insights

  • Alabama has had to rely on its offense, which ranks best in college basketball (90.9 points per game), as it ranks 17th-worst in college basketball defensively with only 79.3 points allowed per contest.
  • With 39.6 boards per game, the Crimson Tide rank 28th in the country. They give up 34.7 rebounds per contest, which ranks 175th in college basketball.
  • This season, Alabama ranks 30th in college basketball in assists, averaging 16.2 per game.
  • The Crimson Tide are averaging 11.9 turnovers per game (247th-ranked in college basketball) this year, while forcing 11.4 turnovers per contest (169th-ranked).
  • Alabama has been getting things done in terms of three-point shooting this year, ranking second-best in college basketball in threes per game (11.5) and 20th-best in three-point percentage (37.5%).
  • The Crimson Tide are ceding 7.5 threes per game (210th-ranked in college basketball). They are allowing opposing teams to shoot 32% (81st-ranked) from downtown.
  • Of the shots attempted by Alabama in 2023-24, 52% of them have been two-pointers (62.6% of the team’s made baskets) and 48% have been from beyond three-point land (37.4%).

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Gators Insights

  • Florida is the 12th-best squad in the nation in points scored (84.4 per game) and 315th in points allowed (77.2).
  • On the boards, the Gators are best in the nation in rebounds (43.3 per game). They are 218th in rebounds conceded (35.4 per game).
  • This season Florida is ranked 59th in college basketball in assists at 15.2 per game.
  • In terms of turnovers, the Gators are 206th in college basketball in committing them (11.5 per game). They are 280th in forcing them (10.3 per game).
  • With 7.9 made 3-pointers per game and shooting 33.9% from beyond the arc, Florida is 137th and 187th in college basketball, respectively, in those categories.
  • In 2023-24, the Gators are 129th in the country in 3-pointers conceded (6.9 per game) and 113th in defensive 3-point percentage (32.4%).
  • In 2023-24, Florida has attempted 35.3% percent of its shots from beyond the arc, and 64.7% percent from inside it. In terms of makes, 26.3% of Florida’s buckets have been 3-pointers, and 73.7% have been 2-pointers.

Crimson Tide Leaders

  • Mark Sears leads the Crimson Tide in scoring, tallying 20.7 points per game to go with 4.2 rebounds and 4.1 assists.
  • Grant Nelson is Alabama’s leading rebounder, pulling down 5.5 per game, while Aaron Estrada is its best passer, distributing 4.4 assists in each contest.
  • Sears makes more threes per game than any other member of the Crimson Tide, knocking down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 2.3 per contest.
  • Sears is Alabama’s leader in steals, averaging 1.8 steals per game, while Nelson leads them in blocks with 1.6 per contest.

Gators Leaders

  • Walter Clayton Jr. is the top scorer for the Gators with 16.9 points per game. He also adds 3.7 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game to his statistics.
  • Tyrese Samuel has a stat line of 7.7 rebounds, 13.5 points and 1.7 assists per game for Florida to take the top rebound spot on the team. Zyon Pullin has the top spot for assists with 4.8 per game, adding 15.4 points and 3.9 rebounds per contest.
  • Clayton is reliable from deep and leads the Gators with 2.6 made threes per game.
  • Florida’s leader in steals is Clayton (1.1 per game), and its leader in blocks is Alex Condon (1.2 per game).
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