MBB will host Baylor in SEC/Big 12 Challenge

May 7, 2014

SEC/Big 12 Challenge Release

The Vanderbilt men's basketball team will host Baylor at Memorial Gym on December 4 in their second appearance in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge, a men's basketball inter-conference event that began last season, when the Commodores played at Texas.

The Commodores are 8-1 all-time against Baylor, with their last meeting coming on December 7, 1985, when Vanderbilt came away with an 85-61 win at Memorial Gym.

All 10 of the Big 12's teams and 10 of the SEC's 14 member institutions will participate in the event, which is a combination of existing games already scheduled along with new matchups between the two conferences. ESPN will provide exclusive coverage of all 10 games across it networks.  

All 10 of the games in the 2014 event will be played at home sites (each conference has five home games), with Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi State, and Texas A&M not playing this year. 

2014 SEC/Big 12 Challenge schedule (times and networks are to be determined):

Wednesday, December 3    
Auburn at Texas Tech

Thursday, December 4         
Arkansas at Iowa State
LSU at West Virginia
TCU at Ole Miss
Baylor at Vanderbilt

Friday, December 5       
Florida at Kansas
Texas at Kentucky
Missouri at Oklahoma

Saturday, December 6             
Oklahoma State at South Carolina
Kansas State at Tennessee



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