Your Vanderbilt Commodores (7-13, 2-6 SEC) briefly step out of conference play today at 3 PM CT to face the TCU Horned Frogs (15-5, 3-5 Big 12) at Memorial Gym as part of the SEC/Big 12 Challenge. Today's game can be seen on ESPN2 and the WatchESPN app, with Dave Neal and Jon Sundvold on the call. Joe Fisher's audio can be streamed on the Vanderbilt IMG Sports Network.
The last time out, Vanderbilt spotted Tennessee a 20-point lead, missing 18 three-pointers in a row at one point, before a furious rally made the final score a respectable 67-62. Vanderbilt is a 5-point underdog against TCU, who's #20 in KenPom, and KenPom's algorithm predicts a final score of 79-74, TCU, with the Commodores being given a 32% chance of winning.
TCU started the season 12-0, but has gone 3-5 since, though they've won two of their last three against Iowa State and West Virginia, sandwiched around a road loss at Kansas State. TCU is 1-3 on the road this season, though the one win came at Baylor in overtime back on January 2.