The Vols defeated the Commodores for the second time this season, but this time Vanderbilt finished within striking distance when the final buzzer sounded.
The Wildcats snapped their three-game losing streak in Knoxville with efficient shooting in their win over the Vols.
Though they shot much better than Texas A&M, the Vols were vastly outrebounded by the Aggies in Tuesday’s loss.
The Vols, led by John Fulkerson, cruised to a 73-48 victory in Knoxville on Tuesday.
The Vols rallied late to beat the Gamecocks in Thompson-Boling Arena for Tennessee’s first home win of the season.
The Vols lost to the Tigers to open SEC play due to poor second half shooting.