Richmond squares off against Vandy

Vanderbilt (2-0) vs. Richmond (1-0)

Robins Center, Richmond, Virginia; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Vanderbilt and Richmond both look to put winning streaks together .

STEPPING UP: .ACCURATE AARON: Aaron Nesmith has connected on 55.6 percent of the 18 3-pointers he’s attempted. He’s also converted 80 percent of his free throws this season.

DID YOU KNOW: Vanderbilt went 9-4 against non-conference teams last season. In those 13 games, the Commodores gave up 71.5 points per game while scoring 80.8 per outing. Richmond went 6-7 in non-conference play, averaging 72.4 points and giving up 69.9 per game in the process.