White Out: MBB vs. Tennessee Tues.
Jan. 23, 2012
Vanderbilt welcomes its most-played rival this Tuesday night at Memorial Gym when Tennessee comes to town for a 6 p.m. CT tip off. The game can be seen live on ESPNU, and can be heard on the Vanderbilt IMG College Radio Network throughout the middle Tennessee area and online at vucommodores.com.
Vanderbilt had an eight game winning streak snapped by Mississippi State on Saturday in an overtime loss to the Bulldogs, 78-77, at Memorial Gym. John Jenkins led four Vanderbilt players in double figures with 21 points. Jeffery Taylor added 19 points, Lance Goulbourne 12 points on a career-high four made three's, and Festus Ezeli chipped in second consecutive double-double with 12 points and a career-high 14 rebounds. The Commodores moved to 4-1 in the SEC and are one game back of Kentucky, who sits at 5-0.
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Brad Tinsley - SEC assist leader in 2010-11, 56 career double-figure scoring games, 36 5+ assist gms, leads the SEC in league games in assists with 5.8 per game, 7th on VU's all-time assist list (419).
John Jenkins - All-time VU sophomore leading scorer (624 pts), made 244 career threes, 44.1% shooter for his career from three.
Jeffery Taylor - SEC active leading scorer (1,640 pts), 89 career double-figure games, 15 20+ games, ninth on VU's all-time scoring list.
Lance Goulbourne - Averaging 7.4 rebounds this season, 13 double-digit rebound games, 5 double-doubles
Festus Ezeli - All-time blocks leader (170), 30 double-digit scoring games, 21 20+ pt gms, 29 3+ block games, seven double-doubles.
Last Time Out - Mississippi State 78, Vanderbilt 77 (OT)
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