No. 15 South Carolina Awaits in Columbia

Vanderbilt hits the road to face SEC front-runner

Vanderbilt (6-16, 1-8 SEC) at 15 South Carolina (20-3, 8-2 SEC)
Saturday, Feb. 10 • 12:00 p.m. CT

Colonial Life Arena • Columbia, S.C. SEC Network

SEC Network102.5 The Game
Game NotesProgram
  • Vanderbilt travels to South Carolina to take on the 15th-ranked Gamecocks in a 1 p.m. ET/12 p.m. CT tip on Saturday. The game will air on SEC Network with Richard Cross and Pat Bradley on the call.
  • The Commodores hold a slim 34-30 edge in the all-time series, but South Carolina leads the series in Columbia, 16-13. Vanderbilt has won four of the past six meetings, including a season sweep in two matchups last year.
  • Evan Taylor has found his form beyond the arc, hitting a season-best five three-pointers against Kentucky on Tuesday. Over the past five games, Taylor is shooting 47-percent (14-of-30) from distance.
  • Tyrin Lawrence has scored in double figures in 12-straight games entering Saturday’s contest. The senior is averaging a team-leading 14.8 points in SEC action.
  • Ezra Manjon matched a career best with nine assists on Tuesday against Kentucky.
  • The last time Vanderbilt faced a ranked South Carolina squad, the Dores sprung the upset with a 71-62 win in 2017.