Vandy looks to knock off No. 10 LSU
Vanderbilt (9-21, 0-17) vs. No. 10 LSU (25-5, 15-2)
Pete Maravich Assembly Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Saturday, 8:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: No. 10 LSU looks to give Vanderbilt its...
Vandy looks to end streak vs Arkansas
Arkansas (15-14, 6-10) vs. Vanderbilt (9-20, 0-16)
Memorial Gym, Nashville, Tennessee; Wednesday, 8:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Arkansas looks to extend Vanderbilt's conference losing...
Vandy looks to end streak vs A&M
Vanderbilt (9-19, 0-15) vs. Texas A&M (12-15, 5-10)
Reed Arena, College Station, Texas; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Texas A&M looks to extend Vanderbilt's conference losing...
Vandy looks to end streak vs Bama
Vanderbilt (9-17, 0-13) vs. Alabama (15-11, 6-7)
Coleman Coliseum, Tuscaloosa, Alabama; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Alabama looks to extend Vanderbilt's conference losing streak...
South Carolina rallies from 12 down to beat Vanderbilt 74-71
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Yes, Hassani Gravett heard what Vanderbilt guard Saben Lee said to draw a technical foul with 1:38 left to set up a five-point swing for South Carolina.
Gamecocks coach Frank Martin reached over quickly, tapping his senior guard on the arm as he told his senior guard not to answer.
Hammonds’ big finish leads Georgia past Vanderbilt, 82-63
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — After missing each of his four shots in a scoreless first half, Rayshaun Hammonds found a positive attitude.
He also found his shot.
Hammonds scored 19 points, all in the second half, and Georgia bounced back from an ugly loss in its Southeastern Conference opener to beat Vanderbilt 82-63 on Wednesday night.
Derek Ogbeide had 15 points and nine rebounds for Georgia (9-5, 1-1 SEC). The Bulldogs led only 56-55 before finally pulling away with an 18-2 run.
Lee leads Vanderbilt to win over Tennessee State
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Saben Lee is starting to become more comfortable in his return to point guard.
The Vanderbilt sophomore scored a season-high 23 points, Joe Toye tied a career high with 18 and the Commodores beat Tennessee State 95-76 on Saturday.
Lee moved from shooting guard to point after freshman Darius Garland suffered a season-ending knee injury in the fifth game against Kent State. Garland is projected as a lottery pick in the NBA Draft.
Lee leads Vanderbilt to win over Tennessee State
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Saben Lee scored a season-high 23 points, Joe Toye added a career-high 18 points and Vanderbilt beat Tennessee State 95-76 on Saturday.
Lee — a sophomore — hit 8 of 9 shots from the floor and 7 of 9 from the foul line. Lee has taken over point guard for freshman Darius Garland, who suffered a season-ending knee injury in the fifth game against Kent State. Garland is projected as a lottery pick in the NBA Draft.
Forrest leads No. 11 Florida State past Southeast Missouri
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Trent Forrest scored a career high 23 points and freshman Devin Vassell added 16 as No. 11 Florida State recovered from a sluggish first half and beat Southeast Missouri 85-68 on Monday night.
Forrest shot 8 for 12 from the floor, and had a team-high eight rebounds and four assists to help the Seminoles (9-1) win their fourth straight.
Sharp-shooting Vanderbilt beats No. 18 Arizona State 81-65
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt used a 12-day break for final exams to figure out how to play without freshman Darius Garland.
Saben Lee scored 14 points to lead five players in double figures and sharp-shooting Vanderbilt beat No. 18 Arizona State 81-65 on Monday night.
Vanderbilt’s star player injured in loss to Kent State
NASHVILLE, Tenn -- (AP) — Vanderbilt star Darius Garland left early with an injury and Jaylin Walker scored 22 points as Kent State handed the Commodores their first loss with a 77-75 victory Friday at the Commodore Classic.
Jalen Avery and C.J. Williamson both scored 18 points for Kent State (5-1), which made 12 of 24 shots from 3-point range.
Walker and Avery both made four 3-pointers.
Simi Shittu led Vanderbilt (4-1) with 20 points and eight rebounds, and Joe Toye added 15 points.
Vandy’s Garland rebounds with big night in win over Liberty
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Darius Garland scored a career-high 33 points and his backcourt partner Saben Lee added 17 and Vanderbilt won a battle of unbeaten teams with a 77-70 victory over Liberty on Monday night.
Garland rebounded from an off-night after being held to a career-low three points in Friday's win over Alcorn State. He hit 12 of 18 from the floor, including five 3-pointers.
Garland, Shittu lead Vanderbilt past Winthrop 92-79
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Darius Garland scored 24 points, Simi Shittu added 18 and Vanderbilt won its season opener 92-79 over Winthrop on Tuesday night.
Vanderbilt's Matt Ryan scored 16 points, while Saben Lee and Joe Toye scored 12 apiece. Ryan hit 4 of 11 shots from 3-point range.
Garland, Shittu and Aaron Nesmith formed the most highly touted recruiting class in Vanderbilt history. Garland and Shittu were five-star prospects and Nesmith was four-star.
OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — It took Vanderbilt nearly four months to earn its first win away from home this season.
Now that the Commodores have finally broken through, they hope it's the start of something good heading into next week's Southeastern Conference tournament.
Jeff Roberson scored 19 points and Saben Lee added 17 to push Vanderbilt past Mississippi 82-69 on Saturday night. It's the first time in 13 tries that the Commodores have won in a road or neutral-floor game.
Vanderbilt hits 11 3-pointers in win over Georgia
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jeff Roberson and Riley LaChance have carried much of the scoring load for Vanderbilt lately.
But the 1,000-career-point scorers got some help as five Commodores broke into double figures in an 81-66 win over struggling Georgia on Wednesday night.
Vanderbilt holds off Alabama to win its SEC home opener
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — After losing three close games at home earlier in the season, Vanderbilt finally got one to go the other way.
Freshman Saben Lee scored 23 points and Jeff Roberson had 17 as the Commodores won their Southeastern Conference home opener with a 76-75 victory over Alabama on Tuesday night.