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Game 30: Missouri Tigers at Vanderbilt Commodores -- Game Thread

Vanderbilt is a 1.5-point favorite on Senior Night.

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For only the second* time in history, Vanderbilt will honor three 1,000-point scorers on Senior Night. At present, Riley LaChance ranks 17th on Vanderbilt's all-time career scoring list with 1,431 points, and could conceivably pass Scott Draud and A.J. Ogilvy before he's done. Jeff Roberson, with 1,319 points, is currently 23rd and should pass Terry Compton, Butch Feher, and Billy McCaffrey with at least three more games left. Matthew Fisher-Davis will leave 31st on the list with 1,219 points.

(*I honestly have no idea if Senior Night was a thing in 1976 when Jeff Fosnes, Butch Feher, and Joe Ford graduated, all three of whom had 1,000 career points. But that's the only other class I can find with three 1,000-point scorers at Vanderbilt. The 2004 recruiting class would have had three except DeMarre Carroll decided to go be a 1,000-point scorer at Missouri instead.)

And speaking of Missouri, they're the opponent tonight. There are persistent rumors that Michael Porter Jr., likely to be a top five pick in June's NBA Draft, will be playing soon, possibly tonight. If that happens, a commenter has suggested that Riley LaChance will dunk on him, which would be... okay, probably very unlikely.

Tonight's game will be televised on ESPN2 and the WatchESPN app. Tom Hart and Chris Spatola will be your TV commentators. If you prefer Joe Fisher, he's on the Vanderbilt IMG Sports Network.