|VANDERBILT COMMODORES (8-6, 1-0 SEC) vs. No. 20/21 MISSOURI TIGERS (12-2, 1-1 SEC)|
|Saturday, Jan. 7 • 11 a.m.|
|Columbia, Mo. • Mizzou Arena|
- Vanderbilt looks for its first 2-0 start to SEC play since the 2016-17 season.
- The Commodores beat South Carolina in overtime on Tuesday in the SEC opener. It’s the second year in a row Vandy won its SEC opener (75-74 win at Arkansas last season).
- Saturday’s game will be Vandy’s first against a ranked opponent this season. Missouri is ranked No. 20 in the AP poll and No. 21 in the coaches poll.
- In last season’s meeting between the two sides in Nashville, five Commodores scored in double figures including 19 points from Scotty Pippen Jr. in a 70-62 Vandy win.