A year after sending national champion Kentucky and three other teams to the NCAA tournament, the SEC has fallen on some very hard times. No. 5 Florida is the only ranked team in the conference, even in spite of this season’s expansion to 14 teams with the additions of Missouri and Texas A&M.
The newly arrived Tigers brought preseason SEC Player of the Year Phil Pressey with them, but the standout point guard has hardly lived up to his billing. Even as he leads the conference in assists, his other numbers have uniformly disappointed—just like Mizzou’s loss totals.
Read on for more on Pressey’s troubles and the rest of the worst underachievers in the SEC this season.