Arkansas to face Vanderbilt in 2013 SEC Tournament

2013 Southeastern Conference Men’s Tournament bracket


The Arkansas men’s basketball team will face Vanderbilt in the second round of the 2013 Southeastern Conference Tournament at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 14 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee.

The Razorbacks enter the tournament as the No. 7 seed.

Arkansas finished the season on Saturday with a 73-62 win over Texas A&M at Bud Walton Arena. The Razorbacks (19-12, 10-8 SEC) were undefeated in conference play at home for the first time since the 1997-98 season.

Vanderbilt (14-16, 8-10 SEC) is the No. 10 seed in the tournament. The winner of Thursday’s game will face Kentucky at 6:30 p.m. on Friday.

Arkansas beat Vanderbilt 56-33 at home this year in January before losing to the Commodores 67-49 on the road in February.

Arkansas has never lost to Vanderbilt in the SEC Tournament, winning all three games played in 1995, 2007 and 2008. The 81-75 win in 2008 was the Razorbacks’ last win in the tournament.