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Vanderbilt Basketball promotes Damany Hendrix to assistant coach

Vanderbilt Basketball promotes Damany Hendrix to assistant coach

May 26, 2020

Damany Hendrix, Vanderbilt's director of player development and quality control, has been named an assistant coach by Jerry Stackhouse.

Photo courtesy Vanderbilt Athletics.

Vanderbilt Basketball parts ways with coaches David Grace, Ricardo Patton

May 11, 2020

Patton and Grace spent one season on staff before departing.

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

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

March 13, 2020

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

Saben Lee throws down a dunk for two of his 19 points in Vanderbilt's 83-74 win over South Carolina.

Vanderbilt’s two-game finale spoils tournament hopefuls, builds confidence heading into postseason play

March 8, 2020

For the first time since February 2018, the Commodores are on a win streak. And they enter the SEC tournament in Nashville with confidence at an all-time high.

Scotty Pippen Jr. drives through traffic in Vanderbilt's Wednesday night loss to the Missouri Tigers.

Tigers claw back, down Commodores 61-52 in defensive affair at Memorial

February 26, 2020

Scotty Pippen's strong first-half wasn't enough to give the Commodores their second SEC win of the season.

David Grace lines up with the coaching staff before tip-off against Buffalo.

After 20 years in the Air Force, David Grace finds home in Memorial

January 3, 2020

Nothing was ever given to the Associate Head Coach. Everything was earned

Nicki Gross coaches during Vanderbilt's home win over Buffalo on December 3, 2019. Photo by Brent Szklaruk.

Nicki Gross’s meteoric rise as a woman in a man’s world

December 5, 2019

The men's basketball special assistant to the head coach has been making history every stop of her career

Stute poses with Vanderbilt head men's basketball coach Jerry Stackhouse after his commitment on September 8. (Photo Courtesy Myles Stute)

Meet Myles Stute, Vanderbilt’s first 2020 commit

November 24, 2019

Stute, who signed his National Letter of Intent on November 13, hopes to contribute a winning pedigree to Vanderbilt.

Aaron Nesmith finishes through traffic in the first half of Vanderbilt's matchup against South Carolina State on Friday night.

Brown, Nesmith propel Vanderbilt to 97-60 win over South Carolina State

November 22, 2019

What can Brown do for you? How about a career-high scoring output to guide Vanderbilt to its fourth win of the season.

Aaron Nesmith finishes through traffic in Vanderbilt's 90-72 win over Austin Peay.

Breaking down Jerry Stackhouse’s new and improved Vanderbilt offense

November 21, 2019

It's only been four games, but Vanderbilt's new head coach is showing his NBA influence on the offensive side of the ball.

Aaron Nesmith converts a layup on a fastbreak to extend the Commodore lead in the second half.

Vanderbilt prevails over Austin Peay in foul-filled showdown

November 20, 2019

Nesmith leads the way again as Commodores use second-half run to down the Governors.

Vanderbilt defeated Southeast Missouri State on Wednesday night to win its first game of the season.

In with the new: Vanderbilt’s win shows promise with Stackhouse at the helm

November 7, 2019

With an opening night victory over Southeast Missouri State, Vanderbilt can finally put last year to rest and focus on what's ahead