Dores welcome Ole Miss Tuesday
Jan. 14, 2013
The Commodores return to its home floor on Tuesday night when they take on Ole Miss at Memorial Gym for an 8 p.m. tip off. The game can be seen live on ESPNU and heard around the middle Tennessee area on the Vanderbilt IMG College Radio Network and online at vucommodores.com.
Game 15/VANDERBILT (6-8, 0-2) vs. OLE MISS (13-2, 2-0)
About Ole Miss and the Series
Commodores Begin SEC Season 0-2
The Commodores dropped their second SEC contest at Arkansas on Saturday in a 56-33 loss to the Razorbacks. Freshman Sheldon Jeter scored eight points to lead Vanderbilt, with sophomore James Siakam leading the team in rebounding with seven.
Vanderbilt shot 25% from the floor and turned the ball over 26 times against Arkansas.
'Dores Three-Point Streak Still Intact
Vanderbilt has made a 3-pointer in 846 consecutive games, a streak which began at the inception of the 3-point line in 1986-87. The Commodores rank second only to UNLV for the longest streak in Division I basketball. Vanderbilt, UNLV and Princeton are the only three schools in college basketball to have made at least one 3-pointer in every game played since the 3-point line was implemented.
Kedren Johnson Ranks In Several SEC Categories
Sophomore point guard Kedren Johnson is in the top 10 in the SEC in several categories, including:
Scoring - 9th (16.7)
There are tickets available to Tuesday night's game - order them by calling 615-322-GOLD, visiting vucommodores.com, or visiting the McGugin Center Ticket Office.
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