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VANDERBILT BASKETBALL RELEASES 2017-18 NON-CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

Nashville, Tenn. (VUAD)-The 2017-18 Vanderbilt men’s basketball non-conference schedule has been set, and the Commodores, who played the number one strength of schedule in 2016-17, are at it again in 2017-18, with nine of their potential games against teams who played in the postseason a year ago. Six possible opponents, USC, Rhode Island, Seton Hall, […]

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FORMER VANDY GREAT JOE FORD REPORTED MISSING

The Vandy nation received some stunning news late Wednesday night when reports circulated out of Paducah, Ky., that former Vanderbilt basketball great Joe Ford was missing. Ford, who starred for the Commodores on the famous F-Troop squad that won a SEC Championship in the early 1970s, has been missing since Monday night according to a […]

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NORTHWESTERN EDGES VANDERBILT IN NCAA, 68-66

SALT LAKE CITY– No. 9 seed Vanderbilt fell to eighth-seeded Northwestern 68-66 on Thursday afternoon. The Commodores trailed by 15 with just over 13 minutes remaining in the contest but VU went on a 28-12 run to take a 62-61 lead with 1:36 remaining. However, mistakes and missed shots allowed the Wildcats to prevail. (more…)

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VIDEO: VANDYMANIA ON THE ROAD TO SALT LAKE CITY

Join Don Yates and Eddie Sharp as they travel through Kansas on the way to Salt Lake City to watch the Vanderbilt Commodores face the Northwestern Wildcats. Yates and Sharp comment on the upcoming game and make a prediction on the contest’s winner. (more…)

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VANDERBILT ADVANCES TO SEMIFINALS WITH WIN OVER FLORIDA

How sweet it is! Vanderbilt won its 19th game of the 2016-17 season on Friday at the SEC Tournament with a 72-62 victory over the Florida Gators. It was the Commodores’ third victory this season over the Gators and fifth straight win in the series. Luke Kornet had a double-double with 12 points and 10 […]