Nine fine, but coach eyes more
Posted: July 22, 2014 at 3:10 a.m.
The previous eight coaches who took over Vanderbilt's football program prior to Derek Mason inherited teams coming off losing seasons , including six seasons with two or fewer victories.
LAST SEASON 9-4, 4-4 (fourth in SEC East)
COACH Derek Mason (first season)
RETURNING STARTERS Offense 7, defense 5, special teams 1
KEY RETURNING PLAYERS RB Jerron Seymour, C Joe Townsend, DE Adam Butler, LB Darreon Herring
SEC TITLE SCENARIO New Coach Derek Mason is talking about winning Vanderbilt’s first SEC title and building on the team’s 9-4 records the past two seasons, but rising to that level won’t be easy. Playing in a fourth consecutive bowl game is a realistic goal considering the nonconference schedule.
Sept. 6;Ole Miss*
Sept. 20;South Carolina*
Sept. 27;at Kentucky*
Oct. 4;at Georgia*
Oct. 11;Charleston Southern
Oct. 25;at Missouri*
Nov. 1;Old Dominion
Nov. 22;at Mississippi State*
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