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FLASHBACK: AUBURN’S OLD GYM WAS DEATH TO VISITORS

For 28 seasons between 1942 and 1969, Auburn’s men’s basketball team played its home games at the Auburn Sports Arena, a 2,500-seat shoebox that was death to visiting teams. VandyMania hoops historian Howell Peiser looks back at several memorable Vanderbilt away games played over the years in the “Loveliest Village on the Plains.” If you […]

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FLASHBACK: VANDY’S GREATEST PLAYERS, BY DECADE

Earlier this week resident hoops historian Howell Peiser offered his choices as the SEC’s best players in each of the last five decades. Now, Peiser picks the ten best Vanderbilt players from the same five decades. Did your favorite Commodore from yesteryear make the list? (more…)

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BIRMINGHAM WIDEOUT EARL BENNETT PICKS COMMODORES

Former University of Kentucky commitment Earl Bennett, a multi-purpose athlete from Birmingham’s West End High School, called Vanderbilt coaches over the weekend to inform them he was ready to make a commitment. (more…)

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VANDY ADVANCES TO WNIT FINALS

The sequel that played out in Memorial Gym Thursday night might have been sub-titled “Party in the Paint.” Only three players for the game scored in double figures, and all of them were post players. Colorado’s sophomore center Tera Bjorklund led all scorers with 25 points. For Vanderbilt, forward Zuzi Klimesova scored 24, while center […]

WIDENHOFER RESIGNS AT VANDERBILT

Vanderbilt head football Woody Widenhofer resigned his position Thursday evening, effective the end of the current football season. Widenhofer has an overall record of 15-37 in five years at Vanderbilt. The Commodores are 2-6 this season and host Kentucky Saturday before ending their season with road trips to Tennessee (Nov. 24) and Mississippi (Dec.1). Widenhofer […]

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MTSU 37 VANDERBILT 28

It appears college football in Middle Tennessee belongs to Middle Tennessee State. The Blue Raiders, just three years removed from the Division 1-AA Ohio Valley Conference, knocked off Vanderbilt 37-28 in an emotional game before 39,885 at Vanderbilt Stadium. It was MTSU’s first victory over an SEC school in 17 attempts and its first win […]

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Q&A WITH JAY CUTLER

Incoming freshman quarterback Jay Cutler was kind enough to answer several questions from VandyMania. (more…)

BASEBALL: VANDY BEATS OLE MISS 7-3

BASEBALL: VANDY BEATS OLE MISS 7-3

Commodore pitcher Steven Faulkner struck 13 batters to lead Vandy over the 10th ranked Ole Miss Rebels 7-3 in a Southeastern Conference game played at Charles Hawkins Field on Sunday. (more…)

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IT’S EARLY, BUT LETS TALK FOOTBALL!

Guys, you are not the only ones who are fired up for football. I love Saturday afternoons or Thursday nights for that matter (if ESPN is involved). As far as I can tell, we will be better in almost every phase of the game next year. Especially on offense where the players will not be […]