|VANDERBILT COMMODORES (7-6, 0-0 SEC) VS. SOUTH CAROLINA GAMECOCKS (7-6, 0-0 SEC)|
|Tuesday, Jan. 3 • 6 p.m.|
|Nashville, Tenn. • Memorial Gymnasium|
|Game Day Central|
- Vanderbilt opens Southeastern Conference play with a home game versus South Carolina for the conference opener for both sides.
- Both teams enter the game with identical 7-6 records in nonconference play.
- The Commodores are 5-3 at home this season, while South Carolina is 1-6 in games away from home.
- Vandy is 1-2 in SEC openers under Jerry Stackhouse including a 75-74 road win at Arkansas to open conference play last season.
- Last time out, Vanderbilt put on a dominating performance in a 93-55 win over Southeastern Louisiana in the nonconference finale on Dec. 30.
- The game is free for all current college students from any school with a valid ID.