The Vanderbilt Hustler

2020 NFL Draft Profile: Jared Pinkney

Jared Pinkney reaches across the goal line for a touchdown in Vanderbilt's home victory over Alabama A&M on September 9, 2017. Photo by Claire Barnett.

Simon Gibbs, Deputy Sports Editor

April 22, 2020

Jared Pinkney's 40-yard dash took a toll on his draft stock, but breakout speed was never his greatest strength.

2020 NFL Draft Profile: Kalija Lipscomb

The Vols beat the Commodores 28-10 in Kalija Lipscomb's (16) last game of his college career.

Simon Gibbs, Deputy Sports Editor

April 20, 2020

Kalija Lipscomb may not have had the senior season he’d hoped for, but the wideout still projects as a potential Day Three NFL Draft selection.

Q&A: Jerry Stackhouse talks virtual recruiting, previews personnel for next season

Jerry Stackhouse is introduced as Vanderbilt's head basketball coach on April 8, 2019. Photo by Hunter Long

Max Schneider, Simon Gibbs, Betsy Goodfriend, Justin Hershey, and Alyssa Muir

April 15, 2020

The Hustler caught up with Vanderbilt’s basketball coach over Zoom to wrap up last season and get some insight on his plans for the future.

Junior guard Saben Lee declares for 2020 NBA Draft

Saben Lee drives to the basket in Vanderbilt's 99-90 upset victory over LSU.

Alyssa Muir, Deputy Sports Editor

March 27, 2020

Saben Lee will declare for the NBA Draft without hiring an agent.

Sophomore forward Aaron Nesmith declares for 2020 NBA Draft

Aaron Nesmith drains a step-back jumper in Vanderbilt's scrimmage against Clark-Atlanta.

Simon Gibbs, Deputy Sports Editor

March 26, 2020

After missing the majority of the 2020 season with a stress fracture, Nesmith – a projected first round pick – will declare for the NBA Draft

Vanderbilt’s youth, lack of size on display in SEC Tournament loss

Scotty Pippen Jr. (2) pushes the ball up the court as Dylan Disu (1) trails in Vanderbilt's loss to Arkansas.

Alyssa Muir, Deputy Sports Editor

March 13, 2020

Vanderbilt shot just 6-25 from the field in the first half and was unable to recover from the slow start.

Previewing Vanderbilt’s SEC Tournament matchup with Arkansas

All-SEC Freshman Scotty Pippen Jr. brings the ball up in the Commodores matchup with Missouri on Feb. 26th.

Bryce Smith, Staff Writer

March 11, 2020

Arkansas blew Vanderbilt out in their first matchup, but Vanderbilt has gotten better since then, while Arkansas has regressed. Will it matter?

STERN: In CJ Rodriguez, Commodores have their next great catcher

CJ Rodriguez warms up before the Commodores take on the Saint Louis Billikens.

Ethan Stern, Staff Writer

February 27, 2020

Rodriguez is batting .344, good for third on the team, and has eight RBIs and 11 hits on the season as well.