LSU Men Rally to Beat Vanderbilt in Overtime
In a back and forth game in Nashville on Saturday the LSU Tigers rallied from behind to win in overtime against Vanderbilt 79-75.
LSU overcame an 8 point deficit in the final 17 minutes of the second half in a game that saw multiple lead changes in the first half. Jordan Mickey led all Tigers with 25 points and added 11 rebounds.
LSU (15-4, 4-2 SEC) knocked down an efficient 15-for-25 shooting performance in the second half and overtime. With the win, the Tigers moved into a five-way tie for second place in the SEC standings.
Jarell Martin scored 19 points and added 12 rebounds. Tim Quarterman scored six of his 12 points in overtime.
LSU will play four of their next five SEC games at home beginning with South Carolina on Wednesday.