Memorial Gymnasium will play host to a Sunday NIT second round matchup between the Dayton Flyers and the Vanderbilt Commodores. The Flyers (24-10) finished ten games above .500 in Atlantic 10 Conference play and are allowing 61 points per contest. On Wednesday, Dayton shot 52 percent from the field during a 74-55 road victory against Toledo.
Dayton F Daron Holmes II led all scorers with 20 points on 10-for-16 shooting and pulled down six boards. Koby Brea contributed 13 points and ten rebounds for the Flyers.
The Vanderbilt Commodores finished with a 7-11 record in SEC Conference play and are allowing 67.6 points per game. On Tuesday, Vanderbilt outscored Belmont by ten points during the second half to pull away for an 82-71 home victory. The Commodores (18-16) outrebounded the Bruins by a 42-28 margin and shot 47 percent from the field.
Vanderbilt F Jordan Wright tallied a game-high 24 points on 10-for-15 shooting and grabbed seven rebounds. Liam Robbins chipped in 14 points and six rebounds for the Commodores.