The LSU men's basketball team begins post-season play, on Thursday night, as they take on the Vanderbilt Commodores, in the opening round of the SEC Tournament, in Atlanta, Ga. Kent Lowe, of has a preview, below.

LSU head coach Trent Johnson

The LSU Tigers open Southeastern Conference Tournament play here Thursday at the Georgia Dome at 10 p.m. EST (9 p.m. CST) against the Vanderbilt Commodores.

The tip time is approximate following the conclusion of the opening game of the night session between Tennessee and Arkansas which begins at 7:30 p.m. EST.