The Vanderbilt Hustler

Vanderbilt defeated the NC State Wolfpack 28-24 in the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl on Dec. 31, 2012. The win placed the Commodores at 9-4 for the season and was its seventh straight win, the longest win steak for the team since 1945.

Looking back at Vanderbilt Football’s bowl history

December 5, 2018

If I told you that Vanderbilt would get a victory in the regular season without scoring a single offens...

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Commodore Brunch: Vanderbilt struggles in Independence Bowl

December 27, 2016

I believe if T.S. Eliot were a Vanderbilt fan, he'd say "This is how the season ends, not with a bang,...

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Vanderbilt falls to NC State in Camping World Independence Bowl

December 26, 2016

The Vanderbilt Commodores couldn't slow down a potent NC State offense as they lost 41-17 to the Wolfpack...

Five keys for Vanderbilt in the Independence Bowl

Five keys for Vanderbilt in the Independence Bowl

December 24, 2016

As the countdown to kickoff winds down, the Vanderbilt Commodores will have a tall task against North...

Vanderbilt Bowl Celebration December 4, 2016. Photo by Ziyi Liu.

Mason, Commodores roll into Independence Bowl with swagger

December 5, 2016

Rocking his now-famous Nike vest and new customized Vanderbilt bowling shoes, head coach Derek Mason...

Photo by Ziyi Liu.

COLUMN: Bowl bid shows football success at Vanderbilt is no fluke

December 5, 2016

The date was December 31, 1955. In front of a crowd of 32,174 on New Year's Day, the Vanderbilt Commodores...

Taurean Ferguson (3) celebrates a fumble as Vanderbilt beat #17 Tennessee 45-34 at Vanderbilt Stadium November 26, 2016. Photo by Ziyi Liu.

Vanderbilt to play NC State in the Independence Bowl

December 4, 2016

The Vanderbilt Commodores will take on the North Carolina State Wolfpack in the Camping World Independence...

Tennessee missed field goal as Vanderbilt beat #17 Tennessee 45-34 at Vanderbilt Stadium November 26, 2016. Photo by Ziyi Liu.

Vanderbilt’s potential bowl destinations after Tennessee win

November 28, 2016

With a decisive 45-34 win over the Tennessee Volunteers on Saturday, the Vanderbilt Commodores threw...