SEC Basketball Preview/Prediction: LSU at Vanderbilt

LSU-Vanderbilt basketball game preview

The LSU Tigers visit the Vanderbilt Commodores on Saturday in Nashville in a key SEC basketball matchup. Look inside for a preview of the game including key players, a statistical comparison, team schedules, injury reports, game TV information and a final score prediction.

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Team Statistical Comparison

LSU scores an average of 72.9 points per game while allowing opposing teams to score an average of 60.0 points per contest. Vanderbilt scores an average of 68.6 points per game while allowing opposing teams to score an average of 65.3 points per contest.

FG% 3PT% FT% ORB RBM SPG BPG APG TOPG
LSU 0.439 0.328 0.711 12.59 4.27 11.23 4.55 12.50 14.68
Vanderbilt 0.415 0.323 0.687 10.14 -0.90 7.43 3.05 11.05 13.05
Opp FG% Opp 3PT% RB Off RB Def OFRB% Scor. M 3ptMPG TM PPG Opp PPG
LSU 0.371 0.275 39.18 34.91 0.34 12.86 6.73 72.9 60.0
Vanderbilt 0.417 0.303 34.38 35.29 0.29 3.33 8.10 68.6 65.3

Key

FG%– Field goal shootage percentage.
3PT%– Three point field goal shootage percentage.
FT%– Free throw shooting percentage.
OREB– Offensive rebounds per game.
RBM– Average rebounding margin per game.
SPG– Steals per game.
BPG– Blocks per game.
APG– Assists per game.
TOPG– Turnovers per game.
Opp FG%– Opponent field goal percentage made.
Opp 3PT%– Opponent 3-point field goal percentage made.
RB Off– Rebounding Offense.
RB Def– Rebounding defense.
OFRB%– Offensive rebounding percentage.
Scor. M– Average game scoring margin.
3ptMPG– Three point shots made per game.
TM PPG– Team’s average points scored per game.
Opp PPG– Average points scored by opponents per game.

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Statistical Leaders

Scoring

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games FG 3PTFG FTs Points Avg.
1. Pippen Jr., Scotty Vandy 21 128 37 112 405 19.3
6. Eason, Tari LSU 21 121 14 78 334 15.9
10. Days, Darius LSU 21 105 46 27 283 13.5
19. Wright, Jordan Vandy 21 87 28 57 259 12.3

Field Goal %

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games FGM FGA FG%
2. Eason, Tari LSU 21 121 229 0.528
8. Pippen Jr., Scotty Vandy 21 128 299 0.428
9. Days, Darius LSU 21 105 251 0.418

3-Point FG Made Per Game

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games 3PT Made Avg. Per Game
5. Days, Darius LSU 21 46 2.19
10. Stute, Myles Vandy 21 39 1.86
14. Pippen Jr., Scotty Vandy 21 37 1.76

Free Throw %

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games FT Att. FT Made FT%
7. Wright, Jordan Vandy 21 57 69 0.826
11. Eason, Tari LSU 21 78 101 0.772
14. Gaines, Eric LSU 22 70 92 0.761

Rebounding

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games Off Def Total Avg. Per Game
6. Days, Darius LSU 21 39 124 163 7.76
7. Eason, Tari LSU 21 51 94 145 6.90
11. Wright, Jordan Vandy 21 35 91 126 6.00
15. Millora-Brown, Quentin Vandy 21 49 71 120 5.71

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LSU vs. Vanderbilt Basketball Series History

Vanderbilt leads 62-56

LSU Roster

NO NAME POS HT WT CLASS
0 Brandon Murray G 6′-5″ 214 FR
1 Xavier Pinson G 6′-2″ 154 SR
2 Eric Gaines G 6′-2″ 150 SO
3 Alex Fudge F 6′-8″ 185 FR
4 Darius Days F 6′-7″ 245 SR
5 Mwani Wilkinson F 6′-5″ 206 SO
10 Brandon Egemo G 6′-0″ 166 SO
11 Justice Williams G 6′-3″ 170 FR
13 Tari Eason F 6′-8″ 216 SO
15 Efton Reid C 6′-11″ 238 FR
20 Jerrell Colbert C 6′-10″ 216 FR
21 Bradley Ezewiro F 6′-8″ 246 FR
22 Spencer Mays G 6′-3″ 196 JR
24 Shareef O’Neal F 6′-10″ 220 JR
25 Adam Benhayoune F 6′-5″ 230 FR
30 Parker Edwards G 6′-2″ 214 JR
44 Adam Miller G 6′-2″ 185 SO

Vanderbilt Roster

NO NAME POS HT WT CLASS
0 Tyrin Lawrence G 6′-4″ 195 SO
1 Peyton Daniels G 6′-2″ 185 FR
2 Scotty Pippen Jr. G 6′-3″ 185 JR
3 Rodney Chatman G 6′-1″ 215 SR
4 Jordan Wright F 6′-6″ 215 JR
5 Shane Dezonie G 6′-5″ 215 FR
10 Myles Stute F 6′-7″ 210 SO
11 Gabe Dorsey G 6′-6″ 215 FR
12 Trey Thomas G 5′-11″ 160 SO
15 Terren Frank F 6′-8″ 240 SO
20 Max Adelman F 6′-5″ 205 SO
21 Liam Robbins C 7′-0″ 250 SR
22 Graham Calton G 6′-5″ 200 FR
23 Jamaine Mann G 6′-6″ 230 SO
33 Drew Weikert G 6′-0″ 170 SR
42 Quentin Millora-Brown F 6′-10″ 235 SR

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LSU Schedule/Results

Date Visitor Points Home Points
11/9/2021 UL Monroe 39 LSU 101
11/12/2021 Texas State 59 LSU 84
11/15/2021 Liberty 58 LSU 74
11/18/2021 McNeese 46 LSU 85
11/22/2021 Belmont 53 LSU 83
11/26/2021 Penn State 63 LSU 68
11/27/2021 LSU 75 Wake Forest 61
12/1/2021 Ohio 51 LSU 66
12/11/2021 LSU 69 Georgia Tech 53
12/14/2021 N’Western St 49 LSU 89
12/18/2021 LSU 66 Louisiana Tech 57
12/22/2021 Lipscomb 60 LSU 95
12/29/2021 LSU 55 Auburn 70
1/4/2022 Kentucky 60 LSU 65
1/8/2022 Tennessee 67 LSU 79
1/12/2022 LSU 64 Florida 58
1/15/2022 Arkansas 65 LSU 58
1/19/2022 LSU 67 Alabama 70
1/22/2022 LSU 50 Tennessee 64
1/26/2022 Texas A&M 64 LSU 70
1/29/2022 LSU 68 TCU 77
2/1/2022 Ole Miss 76 LSU 72
2/5/2022 LSU Vanderbilt
2/8/2022 LSU Texas A&M
2/12/2022 Mississippi State LSU
2/16/2022 Georgia LSU
2/19/2022 LSU South Carolina
2/23/2022 LSU Kentucky
2/26/2022 Missouri LSU
3/2/2022 LSU Arkansas
3/5/2022 Alabama LSU

Vanderbilt Schedule/Results

Date Visitor Points Home Points
11/10/2021 Alabama State 72 Vanderbilt 91
11/14/2021 Texas State 60 Vanderbilt 79
11/17/2021 VCU 48 Vanderbilt 37
11/20/2021 Winthrop 63 Vanderbilt 77
11/24/2021 Vanderbilt 68 Pittsburgh 52
11/29/2021 Miss Valley St 36 Vanderbilt 75
12/4/2021 Vanderbilt 72 SMU 84
12/7/2021 Temple 72 Vanderbilt 68
12/10/2021 Loyola Chicago 69 Vanderbilt 58
12/18/2021 Austin Peay 51 Vanderbilt 77
12/23/2021 Vanderbilt 68 Hawai’i 54
12/24/2021 Vanderbilt 69 BYU 67
12/25/2021 Vanderbilt Canc. Stanford Canc.
1/4/2022 Vanderbilt 75 Arkansas 74
1/8/2022 South Carolina 72 Vanderbilt 70
1/11/2022 Kentucky 78 Vanderbilt 66
1/15/2022 Vanderbilt 73 Georgia 66
1/18/2022 Tennessee 68 Vanderbilt 60
1/22/2022 Vanderbilt 42 Florida 61
1/26/2022 Vanderbilt 61 South Carolina 70
1/29/2022 Georgia 77 Vanderbilt 85
2/2/2022 Vanderbilt 70 Kentucky 77
2/5/2022 LSU Vanderbilt
2/8/2022 Missouri Vanderbilt
2/12/2022 Vanderbilt Tennessee
2/16/2022 Vanderbilt Auburn
2/19/2022 Texas A&M Vanderbilt
2/22/2022 Alabama Vanderbilt
2/26/2022 Vanderbilt Mississippi State
3/1/2022 Florida Vanderbilt
3/5/2022 Vanderbilt Ole Miss

Injuries and Suspensions

LSU

[G] 02/03/2022 – Xavier Pinson is doubtful (Knee)
[G] 10/20/2021 – Adam Miller is out indefinitely (Knee)

Vanderbilt

[G] 02/03/2022 – Jamaine Mann injured last game, is probable (Leg)

Source: statfox.com

LSU-Vanderbilt Prediction

LSU 75, Vanderbilt 73


Saturday‘s game tips off at 6:00 PM ET. TV: SEC Network.

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