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VANDY SPLITS DOUBLEHEADER WITH SANTA CLARA

Nashville, Tenn. (VUAD)- Top-ranked Vanderbilt battled back to split a doubleheader with Santa Clara at frigid Hawkins Field Saturday with the Broncos claiming the first game 7-6 and the Commodores winning the nightcap 6-5 in 10 innings. (more…)

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BASEBALL: VANDERBILT 4, SANTA CLARA 0

Nashville, Tenn. (VUAD) – Top-ranked Vanderbilt used a pair of stellar pitching performances in the season opener to beat Santa Clara 4-0 Friday afternoon at Hawkins Field. (more…)

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INTERVIEW: COLBY COOKE

Vanderbilt kicker commit Colby Cooke recently earned a prestigious honor when he was named to the Parade Magazine All-American team. VandyMania.com spoke with Cooke about that honor, his senior season, his status with Vanderbilt and more. (more…)

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VU WBB: KEEPING THEM IN THE GAME

As the Vanderbilt women’s team prepares for their NCAA tournament game on Sunday against Middle Tennessee, keeping the players able to play in games is more important than ever. VandyMania takes a look at how it’s done. (more…)

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NCAA TOURNAMENT SCOUTING REPORT: WISCONSIN

Now that the Vanderbilt Commodores have won an NCAA tournament game for the first time in five years, they can set their sights on the goal they reached in 2007: the Sweet Sixteen. If the Dores expect to advance, they’ll need to exhibit one virtue more than any other: patience. (more…)

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BASEBALL SCOUTING REPORT: FLORIDA

Vanderbilt visits nationally ranked Florida for a 3-game series this weekend to start the SEC schedule gauntlet. Look inside for an in-depth scouting report by D.T. Yates of VandyMania.com (more…)

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VANDERBILT SILENCES KENTUCKY FANS, CRITICS

NEW ORLEANS– A funny thing happened on the way to the Kentucky coronation party. A throng of Wildcat fans had packed the New Orleans Arena to watch their beloved Big Blue ascend to its seemingly inevitable position as conference tournament champs. (more…)

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SEC TOURNAMENT PREVIEW: A CRANIAL CRUCIBLE

The Vanderbilt men’s basketball team, with its NBA-level performers and veteran experience, has one last chance to make a mark at an event the Commodores have captured only once in human history. Moments are precious, and the VU crew must decide if it wants to treat the SEC Tournament as a big deal. (more…)

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TRIBUTE TO VANDERBILT’S CASEY HAYWARD

Nine Vanderbilt seniors make up the first class to ever play in two bowl games during their Commodore careers. Leading up to the Liberty Bowl, VandyMania.com will look back on each senior’s career. In this segment Casey Hayward is featured. (more…)

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TRIBUTE TO VANDERBILT’S BRANDON BARDEN

Nine Vanderbilt seniors make up the first class to ever play in two bowl games during their Commodore careers. Leading up to the Liberty Bowl, VandyMania.com will look back on each senior’s career. In this segment Brandon Barden is featured. (more…)

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TRIBUTE TO VANDERBILT’S SEAN RICHARDSON

Nine Vanderbilt seniors make up the first class to ever play in two bowl games during their Commodore careers. Leading up to the Liberty Bowl, VandyMania.com will look back on each senior’s career. In this segment Sean Richardson is featured. (more…)

Tim Fugger

TRIBUTE TO VANDERBILT’S TIM FUGGER

Nine Vanderbilt seniors make up the first class to ever play in two bowl games during their Commodore careers. Leading up to the Liberty Bowl, VandyMania.com will look back on each senior’s career. In this segment Tim Fugger is featured. (more…)

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TRIBUTE TO VANDERBILT’S T.J. GREENSTONE

Nine Vanderbilt seniors make up the first class to ever play in two bowl games during their Commodore careers. Leading up to the Liberty Bowl, VandyMania.com will look back on each senior’s career. In this segment T.J. Greenstone is featured. (more…)

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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 […]