Vanderbilt Rumors & News

  • Report: Vanderbilt set to give head coach Derek Mason an extension on Thursday

    SEC Country "Derek Mason is about to ink a long-term deal with Vanderbilt. According to Adam Sparks of the Tennessean, Mason will be signing a contract extension with the Commodores, and a release will be coming later on Thursday. Mason has a 13-24 record in his first three seasons at Vandy. This past..." January 26

  • Vanderbilt star Zach Cunningham declares for 2017 NFL Draft

    Tennessean "Vanderbilt linebacker Zach Cunningham has announced that he will declare for the NFL Draft and forgo his senior season, according to numerous reports. Alex Marvez, a Sirius XM NFL Radio and Sporting News NFL columnist, first tweeted that Cunningham made the announcement while attending the..." January 16

  • Vanderbilt's Ralph Webb announces he will return for senior season

    SEC Country "Vanderbilt RB Ralph Webb announced that he would return for his senior season following a loss to N.C. State in the Independence Bowl on Monday night. Webb is the school’s all-time leading rusher and also set the school’s single-season rushing record during a 41-17 loss to the Wolfpack. “I..." December 27

  • N.C. State overpowers Vandy in Independence Bowl

    The Sports Xchange "SHREVEPORT, La. -- North Carolina State coach Dave Doeren was very excited in the aftermath of his team's 41-17 win over Vanderbilt on Monday night in the Camping World Independence Bowl, realizing the Wolfpack were in a hard-fought battle. "A very good effort by Vanderbilt," Doeren said...." December 26

  • Shurmur, Webb help Vanderbilt upset No. 17 Tennessee

    The Sports Xchange "NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Vanderbilt running back Ralph Webb wasn't sure how the bowling ball got into the Vanderbilt locker room, but he knew what it meant. On a historic day for him, it was symbolic of something much more important. For the first time since the 2012-13 season, the Commodores..." November 27

  • Webb powers Vanderbilt to upset of Ole Miss

    The Sports Xchange "Running back Ralph Webb rushed for 123 yards and three touchdowns and Vanderbilt scored 31 consecutive points to upset Ole Miss 38-17 on Saturday night in Nashville, Tenn. Commodores quarterback Kyle Shurmur threw for 273 yards and Vanderbilt's defense held the Rebels to a season low in..." November 20

  • Vanderbilt head coach Derek Mason compares Shea Patterson to Johnny Manziel

    SEC Country "Shea Patterson has played and started one college football game. Apparently, that’s enough for Vanderbilt head coach Derek Mason to compare him to a former Heisman Trophy winner. Patterson threw for 338 yards and ran for another 64 in the Rebels win over Texas A&M. Playing at Kyle Field, a few..." November 15

  • Missouri gets past Vandy for first SEC win

    The Sports Xchange "Missouri outlasted Vanderbilt 26-17 on Saturday in Columbia, Mo., giving first-year coach Barry Odom the first SEC victory of his career and the Tigers their first conference victory this season in a sloppy, mistake-filled game. The win ended an 11-game SEC losing streak for Missouri (3-7,..." November 12

  • White comes off bench to lead No. 9 Auburn past Vanderbilt

    The Sports Xchange "Vanderbilt went toe to toe with Auburn on the road, but the Tigers hung on to thwart a last-minute drive and preserve a 23-16 victory over Vanderbilt at Jordan-Hare Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Quarterback Sean White came off the bench to throw the go-ahead touchdown early in the second..." November 05

  • Webb leads Vanderbilt to win over Tennessee State

    The Sports Xchange "NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Running backs Ralph Webb and Khari Blasingame ran for 125 and 100 yards respectively, as Vanderbilt bowled over FCS-foe Tennessee State, 35-17, on homecoming at Vanderbilt Stadium on Saturday night. The Commodores (4-4) posted season highs in rushing yards (358) and..." October 23

  • Vanderbilt spoils Georgia's homecoming

    The Sports Xchange "Outgained 421-171 by Georgia, Vanderbilt managed to spoil the Bulldogs' homecoming with a 17-16 victory thanks to a remarkable day by inside linebacker Zach Cunningham. The All-American candidate stopped wide receiver Isaiah McKenzie, who took a handoff out of the backfield, short of a first..." October 15

  • Kentucky rides ground game, defense over Vanderbilt

    The Sports Xchange "Kentucky's defense didn't allow a touchdown and the Wildcats rushed for 257 yards in a 20-13 win over Southeastern Conference rival Vanderbilt on Saturday at Lexington, Ky. The Wildcats (3-3, 2-2 SEC) survived a last-gasp Vanderbilt attempt on a fourth-and-goal play from Kentucky's 13-yard..." October 08

  • No. 23 Florida sputters on offense but edges Vanderbilt

    The Sports Xchange "NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Florida's offense wasn't pretty, according to its coach or the stat sheet. But it was just efficient enough for a 13-6 win over Vanderbilt at Vanderbilt Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The No. 23 Gators gained just 236 of total offense, but 171 of that came on their three..." October 01

  • Vanderbilt overcomes halftime deficit to win in OT

    The Sports Xchange "BOWLING GREEN, Ky. -- Western Kentucky let Vanderbilt hang around and paid for it dearly. The Commodores, down 14 late in the first half, stunned the Hilltoppers 31-30 on Saturday when they deflected a two-point conversion attempt in the first overtime to seal the victory. Vanderbilt..." September 24