Commodores are 7-3 this season when starting with this lineup.
Career starts: Tinsley 113, Taylor 121, Jenkins 62, Goulbourne 44, Ezeli 56
Commodores move to 11-4 at home this season.
Stallings record 376-218 (18), 253-255 (13, VU). Stallings is now 11-6 against LSU in his career.
Series Notes: Vanderbilt leadsseries 60-48.
The Commodores improved to 3-6 when they have been outrebounded by their opponent--37-36.
Vanderbilt held the Tigers to 14.3% from beyond the arc. This is the third time this season the Commodores have held an opponent to less than 15% shooting.
The last time an opponent shot 90% or better from the line was at Florida (16-17, 94.1%) on 2/4/12. LSU shot 100% from the charity stripe (10-10).
Vanderbilt scored 38 of its points in the paint. LSU scored only 22.
LSU made the best of their second chances, converting them to 17 points, to Vanderbilt's 15 second chance points.
Festus Ezeli led the Dores in scoring with 21 points, which tied a season high.
Vanderbilt outshot LSU 50% to 36.9%.
Vanderbilt won opening tip--they are 15-5 when winning the tip this season, and have won 20 of 24 tips this season.
The Commodores were tied 27-27 at the half after Taylor hit a late field goal. They are 2-1when tied at the half this year.
Vanderbilt's bench contributed only 4 points compared to 19 from LSU's bench.
Taylor moves up the all-time scoring list to No. 3, moving ahead of Phil Cox (1982-85).
John Jenkins extended his streak to 45 consecutive games with at least one 3FG, and for double-digit scoring to 57 consecutive games. Jenkins surpassed Bobby Thym (1954-57) as the No. 16 on the all-time scoring list.
Taylor extended his streak of hitting at least one 3FG to 18 consecutive games.
Jeffery Taylor's moved past Phil Cox (1982-85) on Vanderbilt's all-time scoring list. Taylor is now third on the list with 1,742 career points.
Taylor surpassed Clyde Lee (1964-66) for fifth on the all-time free throws made list. Taylor now has 431. Taylor is now one free throw attempt shy from tying Lee for third on the free-throw attempt list with 610 career attempts.
Brad Tinsley is now third on Vanderbilt's all-time assist list with 439 career assists. He surpassed Kevin Anglin (1990-93), who finished his career with 435 assists.