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2017 Schedule
19-16, 5th in SEC

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Five-star point guard Darius Garland mentioned Indiana, Duke, Kansas, Notre Dame, and Vanderbilt as schools heaviest in pursuit.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Vanderbilt offered five-star 2018 forward Simi Shittu (No. 9).

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Notre Dame transfer Matt Ryan announces he has committed to Vanderbilt.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Notre Dame transfer Matt Ryan tells ESPN he is at Vanderbilt for an official visit this weekend.

SEC basketball in review (3:47)
SEC Basketball Fever: A historic run (1:36)
SEC shines in March (2:13)

ESPN Staff  

John Calipari on the SEC: "Every game we play is a Super Bowl ... and I think it also helps South Carolina and Florida. And Vandy, Vandy should have won that game. Arkansas should have won that game. Our league had 11 teams in the top 100." (Photo by Nelson Chenault/USA TODAY Sports)

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Vanderbilt and Northwestern played as even as possible in the last two minutes of their game on Friday. The biggest difference? The Wildcats got to the line, hit their free throws and came away with the victory.


R&K: Vandy blunder & Kap being kept out?

The guys discuss Vanderbilt's brutal loss in the tournament and debate if they almost did something really smart plus is Kap being kept out of the NFL or just not valuable?

Williams on 'state of confusion' in Vanderbilt loss (1:18)

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While junior guard Matthew Fisher-Davis committed a critical foul in the closing seconds of Vandy's loss on Thursday, his production off the bench was one of the reasons why the Commodores were in position to beat Northwestern.

Examining Vanderbilt's performance vs. Northwestern (1:33)
Collins on Wildcats' wild finish (1:35)
Vandy's Fisher-Davis on late foul: 'I got confused' (1:10)
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Vandy's Fisher-Davis on foul: 'Dumb mistake'

Vanderbilt's Matthew Fisher-Davis took the blame for inexplicably fouling Northwestern's Bryant McIntosh with 15 seconds left, saying he thought the Commodores were trailing by 1, not leading.

Eamonn Brennan ESPN Staff Writer 

If you're going to win your first game in your first-ever NCAA tournament, there are few wilder ways to do so than Northwestern's 68-66 victory over Vanderbilt. Chris Collins said immediately afterward that there was no pressure, that "the pressure was getting here," and his team played like it even when things got tight down the stretch -- and even when it needed one of the all-time silly tourney fouls by Matthew-Fisher Davis in the game's decisive closing seconds.

John Gasaway ESPN Insider 

They're doing the Elaine Dance in Evanston tonight: Northwestern is undefeated in its NCAA tournament history after the Wildcats' tense win over Vanderbilt. Bryant McIntosh could not be contained by any Commodore defender, as the junior rang up 25 points on 10-of-16 shooting from the floor. Matthew Fisher-Davis' inexplicable foul on McIntosh with 15 seconds remaining and the 'Dores up one sealed the win for the 'Cats.

Dave Tuley ESPN Staff Writer 

Northwestern beats Vanderbilt 68-66. The ViewFromVegas is the Wildcats did it as 2-point underdogs and +120 on the money line, so it was an upset here in Vegas despite Northwestern being a No. 8 seed against No. 9 Vanderbilt. The game went over the total of 134.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Vanderbilt should've run the Bryce Drew "The Shot" play.

Chantel Jennings ESPN Staff Writer 

Northwestern will not only its first ever NCAA Tournet appearance but also its first win. Wildcats survive 68-66 over Vanderbilt after giving up a 15-point second-half lead. Bryant McIntosh was tremendous -- 25 points, four boards, three assists. Total energizer bunny for NU.

Chantel Jennings ESPN Staff Writer 

Vanderbilt likely isn't worried that so much of its production is coming from outside. Commodores average just 23 points per game in the paint -- the lowest among major conference teams. So far, Vandy has scored 36 of its points from 3-point range, too.

Team Stats

Points Per Game71.1228th
Rebounds Per Game34.5246th
Assists Per Game12.9218th
Points Allowed68.172nd

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record10-15
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances14