The Vanderbilt Commodores (9-10, 0-6) were defeated by the Oklahoma Sooners (15-5, 3-4) on January 26th at Lloyd Noble Center, 86-55.
The Commodores started the game hot, matching Oklahoma stride for stride for the first ten minutes of the game. However, at that point, the Sooners began to extend their lead and Vandy never recovered.
Vanderbilt went into halftime down 41-23.
The second half didn’t go any better for the ‘Dores, as they were outscored 45-32. The Sooners ended up beating Vandy by 31.
Final from Norman.
Saben Lee ties a career high with 24 points to lead Vanderbilt.
Commodores are back in action on Tuesday night at Memorial Gym to face Kentucky (8 pm, ESPN). pic.twitter.com/X74Ffu7yqH
— Vanderbilt Men’s Basketball (@VandyMBB) January 26, 2019
Despite the loss, Saben Lee still had a big game, typing his career high in points and leading the Commodores in points (24), rebounds (8) and assists (3).
Here are the eight best images from Vandy’s loss:
Jan 26, 2019; Norman, OK, USA; Vanderbilt Commodores forward Aaron Nesmith (24) shoots over Oklahoma Sooners forward Brady Manek (35) during the first half at Lloyd Noble Center. Mandatory Credit: Alonzo Adams-USA TODAY Sports