Vanderbilt Set to Play Host to LSU

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Vanderbilt women’s basketball team is set to play host to LSU on Sunday night at Memorial Gymnasium. Tip is set for 5 p.m. CT. Fans can watch on SEC Network, follow live stats or listen to Charlie Mattos on WNSR 560 AM or 95.9 FM.
 
STARTING FIVE

  1. Vanderbilt (6-18, 1-10 SEC) comes into the contest after a 65-60 setback at Ole Miss on Thursday.
  2. Brinae Alexander pulled down a career-high eight boards in the loss.
  3. The Commodores have won the last seven meetings against LSU in Nashville. The Tigers have not won in Memorial since the 2004-05 season.
  4. LSU has won three of the last five games in the series.
  5. Mariella Fasoula and Cierra walker are each averaging double-digits on the season.

 
SCOUTING REPORT

  • LSU (14-9, 5-6 SEC) comes in to the contest after falling at #22/23 Texas A&M on Thurday.
  • LSU’s scoring defense ranks eighth in the nation and first in the SEC at 54.5 points per game.
  • Ayana Mitchell is leading LSU with 13.0 points per game and 10.1 rebounds per game.

 
 
PROMOTIONS

  • Tomorrow the squad will be honoring breast cancer survivors.
  • The contest is also the Play 4 Kay game and the team will wear pink uniforms.
  • This is also the annual $1.00 game. Fans can get all tickets for the low price.

 
 
UP NEXT
Vanderbilt will take on Alabama at Memorial Gymnasium on Feb. 21 at 7 p.m.