Latest Jerry Stackhouse News

Vanderbilt guard Saben Lee declares for NBA draft

Mar. 27, 2020 5:16 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt guard Saben Lee has declared for the NBA draft. School officials announced Lee’s decision Friday, pointing out the 6-foot-2 junior hasn’t hired an agent and still has the option to return to school. Lee can return to school for his final season of...

Arkansas guard Desi Sills (3) is congratulated by Jalen Harris (5) after Sills scored against Vanderbilt in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Southeastern Conference Tournament Wednesday, March 11, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Jones scores 22 as Arkansas beats Vanderbilt 86-73 at SEC

Mar. 12, 2020 12:35 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Arkansas coach Eric Musselman is really glad his Razorbacks got one of the last chances to play a game in front of fans. Mason Jones scored 22 points before fouling out, and the 11th-seeded Arkansas Razorbacks beat No. 14 seed Vanderbilt 86-73 Wednesday night in the last...

Vanderbilt's Dylan Disu (1) and South Carolina's Alanzo Frink (20) get tangled fighting for the ball in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, March 7, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Vanderbilt tops South Carolina 83-74 behind Pippen in finale

Mar. 7, 2020 4:28 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt finally won back-to-back games, so coach Jerry Stackhouse hopes the Commodores can surprise people in next week’s Southeastern Conference tournament. Scotty Pippen Jr. tied a career high with 21 points and Maxwell Evans added 20, leading Vanderbilt to consecutive...

Lee's 38 leads Vanderbilt to 87-79 upset of Alabama

Mar. 3, 2020 11:35 PM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Saben Lee and Vanderbilt ended a day of heartache back home in Nashville with something to celebrate on a basketball court four hours away. Lee scored a career-high 38 points, including 15 over the final five-plus minutes to lead Vanderbilt to an 87-79 upset of Alabama on Tuesday...

Shuler carries Ole Miss to blowout win over Vandy

Feb. 29, 2020 3:50 PM EST

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Not much has gone right in Jerry Stackhouse’s first season at Vanderbilt. The Commodores are last in the Southeastern Conference with only one SEC win, and that one was almost a month ago. Even so, Saturday’s 86-60 loss to Ole Miss was especially demoralizing for...

Missouri beats Vandy 61-52 for 1st SEC road win of season

Feb. 27, 2020 2:51 AM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Cuonzo Martin and his assistant coaches hadn't talked about Missouri needing to win a road game in the Southeastern Conference. That doesn't make the Tigers' first league victory in nearly a year any less important. Xavier Pinson scored 15 of his 17 points in the second half, and...

Georgia head coach Tom Crean yells to his players in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Vanderbilt Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Crump's deep 3 at the buzzer helps Georgia beat Vanderbilt

Feb. 22, 2020 9:30 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Georgia coach Tom Crean called Tyree Crump's 35-foot winning shot the final buzzer “a broken play,” but it was good enough to rally the Bulldogs to an 80-78 victory over host Vanderbilt on Saturday in a matchup of the bottom two teams in the Southeastern Conference....

Street by Vanderbilt basketball gym named for Perry Wallace

Feb. 22, 2020 5:37 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The first black basketball player on scholarship in the Southeastern Conference now has a street named after him outside of Vanderbilt University's Memorial Gymnasium. Family members of the late Perry Wallace joined school officials, Vanderbilt men's basketball coach Jerry...

Florida honors Billy Donovan, hammers Vanderbilt 84-66

Feb. 15, 2020 11:27 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida opened and closed the first half with 3-pointers, a fitting tribute on a night the program honored former coach Billy Donovan. Noah Locke scored 19 points thanks mostly to a season-high six treys, Kerry Blackshear Jr. added 15 and the Gators hammered Vanderbilt 84-66 on...

Kentucky guard Immanuel Quickley (5) celebrates after scoring against Vanderbilt during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. Kentucky won 78-64. (AP Photo/Mark Zaleski)

No. 12 Kentucky rallies from 14 down, beats Vanderbilt 78-64

Feb. 12, 2020 1:03 AM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari watched his Wildcats fall behind by as many as 14 points in the first half and enter the locker room down with their biggest deficit of the season on the road at Vanderbilt. No yelling. No tirade. Calipari only told his Wildcats to start throwing the...