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Second Spoon: How Mo Hasan is fighting hunger with an old FedEx truck

Second Spoon: How Mo Hasan is fighting hunger with an old FedEx truck

Max Schneider, Sports Editor

September 6, 2019

Mo Hasan first encountered mass food waste as a freshman at Syracuse. Now, he's driving around Nashville using surplus food to feed the homeless.

John Augenstein talks Masters, Walker Cup after historic season

John Augenstein talks Masters, Walker Cup after historic season

JP Hefner, Staff Writer

September 6, 2019

John Augenstein isn't your average college senior. While many of his peers are just starting to think about their masters degrees, for Augenstein, Masters couldn't have a more different meaning. Coming off a strong runner-up performance at the 2019 U.S. Amateur Finals at Pinehurst Golf Club, the Owe...

Commodores face uncertainty at the helm as they travel to play Purdue

Commodores face uncertainty at the helm as they travel to play Purdue

Jesse Goldman and Jake Schwartz

September 6, 2019

Going into Week 1, Vanderbilt Head Coach Derek Mason left a lot up in the air regarding his starting Quarterback against Georgia. The depth chart looked bare after Kyle Shurmur’s departure for the draft, but graduate transfer Riley Neal and redshirt junior Deuce Wallace looked to take over the helm an...

Vandy Rowing aims to break records again with the new year

Vandy Rowing aims to break records again with the new year

Naveen Krishnan

September 5, 2019

Throughout the year, Vanderbilt students trek to the Cumberland River to perfect their rowing stroke on their water. Coordinating their movements through the eye of the boat’s coxswain, the Vanderbilt Crew Team spends hours on the water and in the gym to make sure the team moves with perfect precisi...

Three Matchups to Watch: Vanderbilt at Purdue

Three Matchups to Watch: Vanderbilt at Purdue

Luke Mukundan

September 4, 2019

Will the Vanderbilt Commodores win their first game of the season or will their first victory of 2019 continue to elude them?

Three Games to Watch: Week 2

Three Games to Watch: Week 2

Bobby Kent

September 4, 2019

Week 1 of the college football season gave fans plenty to talk about and served as a great primer for the weeks ahead. As the top teams in the nation cruised to victory, debuts became the main story of the weekend. Freshman quarterback Bo Nix of the Auburn Tigers started the beginning of his legend, en...

SEC Power Rankings Week Two: High Tide and a Rocky (Top) start

SEC Power Rankings Week Two: High Tide and a Rocky (Top) start

Alyssa Muir, Senior Writer

September 4, 2019

The juggernauts took care of business, but some brutal losses in the East polarized the conference.

IN PHOTOS: Vanderbilt gets dogged by Georgia

IN PHOTOS: Vanderbilt gets dogged by Georgia

Hunter Long, Deputy Multimedia Editor

September 1, 2019

On Saturday, August 31, Vanderbilt played their season opener at home against Georgia. While this was technically a home game, With nearly seventy percent of the fans from Georgia, it certainly felt more like Vandy was playing in enemy territory. Everyone knew that this game was going to be hard. Open...

GOODFRIEND: Deuce Wallace deserved more snaps against Georgia

GOODFRIEND: Deuce Wallace deserved more snaps against Georgia

Betsy Goodfriend, Deputy Sports Editor

September 1, 2019

The headline says it all. If the quarterback competition really was as close as head coach Derek Mason said it was, he shouldn’t have waited to bring in Wallace until the last series of a 30-6 loss that was over well before then. After the game, Mason admitted that the Commodores were unable to get the passing g...

Commodore Brunch: Searching for offense

Commodore Brunch: Searching for offense

Max Schneider, Sports Editor

September 1, 2019

The Commodores' performance Saturday night left plenty of unanswered questions on the table, particularly on the offensive side of the ball. In the first edition of "Commodore Brunch," Max Schneider breaks down the highs and lows of their performance against Georgia.

Commodores offense struggles, falls 30-6 to Georgia in opener

Commodores offense struggles, falls 30-6 to Georgia in opener

Simon Gibbs, Deputy Sports Editor

August 31, 2019

From the moment the Vanderbilt Commodores took the field on Saturday, the game's momentum seemed to side with the Georgia Bulldogs. The sold out crowd filled the stadium with a sea of red and they echoed with the sounds of a barking dog whenever the Commodores received a kickoff. While Vanderbilt students...

It’s Bowl or Bust for the 2019 Vanderbilt Commodores, according to SEC Nation

It’s Bowl or Bust for the 2019 Vanderbilt Commodores, according to SEC Nation

Simon Gibbs, Deputy Sports Editor

August 31, 2019

Eight months removed from a devastating 45-38 loss to Baylor in the 2018 Texas Bowl, the Vanderbilt Commodores are ready to turn the page on a new chapter. Today, the 2019 season officially kicks off. Only this time, the expectations are much higher. Powered by a complete arsenal of offensive weapons ...