Vanderbilt @ Pittsburgh
Current Records: Vanderbilt 3-1; Pittsburgh 2-2
What to Know
After a four-game homestand, the Vanderbilt Commodores will be on the road. They will take on the Pittsburgh Panthers at 9 p.m. ET on Wednesday at Petersen Events Center. The Commodores are the slight favorite, but fans of both teams should be in for an exciting game likely to go down to the wire.
Vanderbilt didn't have too much trouble with the Winthrop Eagles at home on Saturday as they won 77-63. Vanderbilt's guard Jordan Wright looked sharp as he shot 5-for-7 from beyond the arc and finished with 28 points and six boards.
Meanwhile, it was a close one, but last Friday Pitt sidestepped the Towson Tigers for a 63-59 win. Pitt's forward Nate Santos filled up the stat sheet, picking up 14 points in addition to eight rebounds.
The wins brought Vanderbilt up to 3-1 and the Panthers to 2-2. A pair of numbers to keep in mind before tip-off: The Commodores rank 21st in college basketball when it comes to takeaways, with 19.8 on average. On the other end of the spectrum, Pitt is stumbling into the contest with the 13th fewest takeaways in college basketball, having accrued only 10.5 on average.
How To Watch
- When: Wednesday at 9 p.m. ET
- Where: Petersen Events Center -- Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
- TV: ACC Network
- Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
- Follow: CBS Sports App
- Ticket Cost: $6.00
The Commodores are a slight 2.5-point favorite against the Panthers, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Commodores as a 3.5-point favorite.
This is the first time these teams have played each other within the last six years.
Injury Report for Pittsburgh
- Ithiel Horton: Out (Suspension)
- Nike Sibande: Out for the Season (Knee)
Injury Report for Vanderbilt
- Liam Robbins: Out (Foot)
- Rodney Chatman: Out (Knee)