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No. 9 Tennessee routs Vanderbilt 56-0 in rain for 10th win

Nov. 27, 2022 00:13 AM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Josh Heupel walked into a mess at Tennessee with players running for the transfer portal after the university fired the previous coach and nine others in January 2021. Now Heupel and his Vols can point to a very quick turnaround with the promise of much more...

No. 9 Vols have lots on line to wrap regular season vs Vandy

Nov. 23, 2022 10:43 AM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Josh Heupel faces perhaps the biggest challenge yet at Tennessee. The coach has to remind his ninth-ranked Tennessee Volunteers they have plenty left to play for — possibly even a New Year's Day bowl game— keep the nation's top offense humming with a...

No. 9 Tennessee eyes 10-win season in visit to Vanderbilt

Nov. 23, 2022 05:15 AM EST

No. 9 Tennessee (9-2, 6-2 SEC) at Vanderbilt (5-6, 2-5), Saturday, 7:30 p.m. EST (SEC Network) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK COLLEGE LINE: Tennessee by 14 1/2 Series record: Tennessee leads 78-32-5. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Tennessee’s chance at a berth...

South Carolina, Vanderbilt fined for fans on the field

Nov. 20, 2022 22:12 PM EST

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (AP) — South Carolina and Vanderbilt were fined by the Southeastern Conference on Sunday, a day after schools' fans rushed the field to celebrate football victories. The SEC docked Vanderbilt $250,000 for the school's third violation of the league's access to...

Vanderbilt ends eight-game skid against Florida 31-24

Nov. 19, 2022 17:23 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mike Wright threw three touchdown passes and Vanderbilt upset Florida 31-24 on Saturday afternoon for its second straight Southeastern Conference victory. There were hugs and dancing on the field, but after a 26-game SEC skid, winning two games in a row is...

Florida looks to extend winning streak over Vanderbilt

Nov. 17, 2022 12:14 PM EST

Florida (6-4, 3-4 SEC) at Vanderbilt (4-6, 1-5), Saturday, 12 p.m. EST (SEC Network) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK COLLEGE LINE: Florida by 14 1/2 Series record: Florida leads 43-10-2. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Florida is looking for a third straight...

No. 1 Georgia eyes 2nd perfect SEC record in row at Kentucky

Nov. 17, 2022 11:48 AM EST

No. 1 Georgia (10-0, 7-0 SEC, No. 1 CFP) at Kentucky (6-4, 3-4), Saturday, 3:30 p.m. EST (CBS) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK COLLEGE LINE: Georgia by 22 1/2. Series record: Georgia leads 61-12-2. WHAT'S AT STAKE? Georgia has already clinched a spot...

AP Top 25 Takeaways: Tide out; Fab frosh; Ducks can't close

Nov. 13, 2022 02:32 AM EST

No reason to hedge anymore: Alabama is out of the College Football Playoff race. The 10th-ranked Crimson Tide beat No. 11 Mississippi, but all that did was clinch the SEC West for No. 7 LSU, which beat Arkansas earlier Saturday to eliminate Alabama. Without a path to...

Vanderbilt stuns Kentucky to end 26-game SEC losing streak

Nov. 12, 2022 17:01 PM EST

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Mike Wright ran 59 yards for a touchdown and completed an 8-yard touchdown pass to Will Sheppard with 32 seconds left for a 24-21 win over Kentucky Saturday, snapping a 26-game Southeastern Conference losing streak. Wright was named the Commodores’ starting...

Kentucky seeks consecutive SEC wins; Vanderbilt wants first

Nov. 10, 2022 17:45 PM EST

Vanderbilt (3-6, 0-5 SEC) at Kentucky (6-3, 3-3), Saturday, 12 p.m. EST (SEC) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK COLLEGE LINE: Kentucky by 17 1/2 Series record: Kentucky leads 48-42. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Vanderbilt is running out of time this season to snap...