PODCAST: Recapping a Pair of Vanderbilt Basketball Victories

This week on the Hustler Sports 30 Podcast, Justin Hershey, Bryce Smith and Sam Curtis recap both Vanderbilt men’s and women’s season-opening victories.

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Justin Hershey, Bryce Smith and Sam Curtis

On Episode 10 of the Hustler Sports 30 podcast, sports editor Justin Hershey and deputy sports editor Bryce Smith are joined by assistant sports editor Sam Curtis to recap the beginning of basketball season on West End. The hosts begin by breaking down Vanderbilt men’s basketball’s 91-72 victory over Alabama State on Wednesday. They provide their full takes on impressive individual performances from Jordan Wright and Myles Stute and preview the road ahead. Then, they transition to discuss Shea Ralph’s inaugural victory. An impressive showing from Brinae Alexander, Jordyn Cambridge and others helped the Commodores to victory and Justin, Bryce and Sam provide their full assessment of the new-look squad.

Further Reading:

Vanderbilt Commodores sting Alabama State Hornets, 91-72, in season opener“: Behind 44 combined points from Jordan Wright, Scotty Pippen Jr. and Myles Stute, the Vanderbilt Commodores began year three under Jerry Stackhouse with a win.

Shea Ralph era begins with a 75-59 victory, Brinae Alexander shines“: On an average fall Tuesday on West End, Vanderbilt opened Shea Ralph’s head coaching career with an emphatic 75-59 win over Gardner-Webb.

Vanderbilt Basketball Mailbag: Impactful freshmen, win-loss records and more“: With both the Vanderbilt men’s and women’s basketball teams set to begin competition this week, sports editor Justin Hershey and deputy sports editor Bryce Smith answered all your questions about this coming season.

Three Matchups to Watch: Vanderbilt vs. Kentucky“: After a disappointing loss to Missouri, the Commodores will continue their search for an SEC win this Saturday against Kentucky.