Checking in from the Hoover Met where only a few Vanderbilt and Tennessee fans have embraced the SEC tournament opener. It’s looking very much like the Commodores will advance. They’re leading 3-2 in the eighth, and Tennessee isn’t applying any pressure at the moment.
Texas A&M and Arkansas will follow, the winner to face the Rebels tomorrow.
As Ole Miss prepares for this SEC tournament it appears a home regional is in hand, but a good showing here would strengthen an argument for a national seed.
We visited with players on Monday about the seed topic and others including how this team felt about being projected sixth in the SEC West by league coaches.
Here’s Austin Anderson:
Here’s Will Allen: