Tony Benford took the place of Will Wade after Wade was suspended indefinitely by the university due to recruiting allegations.
With LSU's win over Vanderbilt they have claimed the regular season SEC Champion title and clinched the #1 seed in the SEC Tournament.
Marshall Graves and Darius Days combined for 27 points, all of which came from behind the arc.
LSU won this game without the help of Naz Reid who was sitting out due to injury. Also sitting out was Javonte Smart, who has been caught up in recruiting allegations.
LSU will face the winner of Arkansas and Florida on Friday at noon.