NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Vanderbilt’s stint in the SEC Tournament was a short one, as it fell to 11th-seeded Texas A&M 69-52 on Wednesday at Bridgestone Arena.
The 14th-seeded Commodores fell cold in the first half and struggled to recover. They trailed 34-19 at the break after hitting just 8-22 shots (36 percent), including 0-10 on 3-pointers.
Vanderbilt staged a late run in the second half, cutting Texas A&M’s lead to 10 late in the period. But the Aggies were too much down the stretch, as they finished hitting 54 percent of their shots.
Sophomore Saben Lee led the Commodores with 19 points.
Vanderbilt finishes the season 9-23 overall and 0-18 in SEC play.