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Commodore Brunch Week Seven: Back from the dead

Commodore Brunch Week Seven: Back from the dead

Max Schneider, Staff Writer

October 20, 2019

Derek Mason heard the boos. He heard the calls to can him. He heard all of it. And this – this was his revenge game. Amidst a week of criticism and questions of job security, Mason plotted. “We have a plan, and I think you’re gonna like what you see,” Vanderbilt’s head coach said on T...

Vanderbilt upsets Missouri on homecoming weekend

Vanderbilt upsets Missouri on homecoming weekend

JP Hefner, Staff Writer

October 19, 2019

The Vanderbilt Commodores defeated the No. 22 ranked Missouri Tigers 21-14 on an overcast Saturday afternoon in Nashville to get their first SEC win of the season.  The Vanderbilt defense held the Tigers to 193 total yards, and Mo Hasan did just enough to propel the Commodores to the upset. “...

Five-star Commodores defeat LSU on Senior Night

Five-star Commodores defeat LSU on Senior Night

Elias Ukule, Staff Writer

October 19, 2019

Azari scores two, Eberts opens her account in decisive victory to bring Vanderbilt to fifth place in the SEC.

Bigger than Baseball: Michigan, Vanderbilt and Negro League Baseball Museum to honor David Williams

Bigger than Baseball: Michigan, Vanderbilt and Negro League Baseball Museum to honor David Williams

Simon Gibbs, Deputy Sports Editor

October 18, 2019

Head Coaches Tim Corbin and Erik Bakich team up with the Negro League Baseball Museum to pay tribute to the late David Williams.

Vanderbilt’s defense hopes to handle Kelly Bryant and the Missouri offense

Vanderbilt’s defense hopes to handle Kelly Bryant and the Missouri offense

JP Hefner, Staff Writer

October 17, 2019

Vanderbilt has had its struggles with dual-threat quarterbacks in the past, and Kelly Bryant will put the Commodore defense to the ultimate test Saturday.

Behind Enemy Bylines: Missouri Tigers

Behind Enemy Bylines: Missouri Tigers

Max Schneider, Sports Editor

October 17, 2019

The Vanderbilt Hustler caught up with Emily Leiker, the deputy sports editor of The Maneater, to preview Vanderbilt's upcoming game against Missouri.

Power Rankings Week Eight: LSU is for real, the Bulldogs stumble

Power Rankings Week Eight: LSU is for real, the Bulldogs stumble

Alyssa Muir, Senior Writer

October 16, 2019

1. Alabama Crimson Tide The top-ranked Crimson Tide rolled over #24 Texas A&M 47-28 on Saturday and improved to 6-0. Quarterback Tua Tagovailoa threw for four touchdowns and running back Najee Harris rushed for 114 yards. The Crimson Tide host the Tennessee Volunteers this weekend as the college...

Bruno Reagan hopes to become first Commodore in the XFL

Bruno Reagan hopes to become first Commodore in the XFL

Simon Gibbs, Deputy Sports Editor

October 13, 2019

"Where's the kind of football that the NFL used to be? Where's my smash mouth, wide open football? It's gone." Vince McMahon -- majority owner, CEO, and occasional wrestler of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) -- uttered these very words on Feb. 3, 2000, completely unaware of the mess he was about...

Commodore Brunch Week Six: This one hurts

Commodore Brunch Week Six: This one hurts

Betsy Goodfriend, Deputy Sports Editor

October 13, 2019

This game was not one that most Vanderbilt fans were worried about when they saw this season’s calendar. This game was supposed to be a relative cakewalk compared to a brutal SEC slate. This game hurt. Vanderbilt looked lost in Saturday’s 34-10 loss to UNLV. The offense couldn't muster anythi...

Vanderbilt drops non-conference matchup to UNLV 34-10

Vanderbilt drops non-conference matchup to UNLV 34-10

Bobby Kent, Staff Writer

October 12, 2019

In front of a crowd of 20,048 on cold Saturday in Nashville, the Vanderbilt Commodores (1-4) squared off against the UNLV Rebels (1-4) in the two programs’ first-ever meeting. The final score was not favorable to the Commodores, as they lost the matchup 34-10.  Coming off a deflating 31-6 loss to the Ole ...

Former VandyBoys exit playoff runs in style

Former VandyBoys exit playoff runs in style

Bryce Smith and Christopher Hugh

October 11, 2019

Walker Buehler and Dansby Swanson may have fallen short of their ultimate goal of a World Series ring, but the two former Commodores dazzled on the diamond this postseason

Commodores restore home form, defeat Missouri 2-1

Commodores restore home form, defeat Missouri 2-1

Will Fritzler, Staff Writer

October 11, 2019

Second-half goals from Azari and Hopkins give Vanderbilt second straight win