Men's Basketball

Hokies set to host Vanderbilt in SEC/ACC Challenge

Second annual event makes Cassell debut on Dec. 4

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BLACKSBURG – Virginia Tech is set to host Vanderbilt in the second annual SEC/ACC Challenge as announced by ESPN, Wednesday afternoon. The eighth all-time meeting between the two programs will take place Wednesday, Dec. 4 at Carilion Clinic Court at Cassell Coliseum.
Tip times and coverage details, including platform designations and commentator information, will be announced in the fall. Interested in attending the game? Sign up to be the first to know when single-game ticket information is available.
December's matchup will be the first time Tech and Vandy have met since Dec. 22, 1977. The Hokies lead the head-to-head series, 5-2. This will be the third meeting in series history in Blacksburg (2-0).
Vanderbilt is led by head coach Mark Byington, who is a Salem, Va., native and enters his first season at the helm in Nashville, Tenn. The Commodores concluded last season with a 9-23 overall record, including a 4-14 SEC mark. In addition to Byington, it will be a homecoming for former Tech guards MJ Collins and Tyler Nickel, who are in their first season at Vandy.
The Hokies' full nonconference schedule will be released in the coming weeks.
2024 SEC/ACC Men's Challenge
Tuesday, Dec. 3
South Carolina at Boston College
Cal at Missouri
Kentucky at Clemson
Florida State at LSU
Georgia Tech at Oklahoma
Ole Miss at Louisville
Arkansas at Miami
Notre Dame at Georgia
Syracuse at Tennessee
Wake Forest at Texas A&M
Wednesday, Dec. 4
Auburn at Duke
Texas at NC State
Alabama at North Carolina
Pitt at Mississippi State
Virginia at Florida
Vanderbilt at Virginia Tech