Vanderbilt-South Carolina Preview

The Vanderbilt Commodores hope to pick up their first SEC victory of the season when they visit Columbia, S.C. to take on the South Carolina Gamecocks.

Vanderbilt
Commodores
SEC East

VS

South Carolina
Gamecocks
SEC East

Date: October 25, 2003
Time: 6 PM CST
Place: Columbia, S.C.; Williams-Brice Stadium (80,250)
Radio: Ardmore, AL WSLV 1110 AM; Ashland City WQSV-AM 790 AM; Carthage WRKM-AM 1350 AM; Chattanooga WDOD-AM 1310 AM; Fayetteville WEKR-AM 1240 AM; Huntsville, AL WTKI-AM 1450 AM; Lewisburg WAXO-AM 1220 AM; Memphis KWAM 990 AM; Nashville WSM 650 AM; Nashville WSM-FM 95.5 FM; Smithville WJLE-AM 1480 AM; Smithville WJLE-FM 101.7 FM;Tullahoma WFTZ 101.5 FM; Winchester WCDT-AM 1340 AM.
TV: Delayed on CSS
Internet Broadcast: LINK

Coaches

  • Vanderbilt: Bobby Johnson
  • South Carolina: Lou Holtz
Series Record: South Carolina leads series 10-2-0

Last Meeting: 2002; South Carolina 20 Vanderbilt 14

Key Players:

  • Vanderbilt: LT Justin Geisinger (6-4, 320, Jr.); RG Mac Pyle (6-5, 310, So.); RT Kenan Arkan (6-7, 285, Jr.); QB Jay Cutler (6-4, 208, So.); TB Kwane Doster (5-11, 175, So.); FB Matthew Tant (5-11, 218, So.); DE Jovan Haye (6-5, 265, So.); DT Aaron Carter (6-3, 276, Jr.); DT Ralph McKenzie (6-4, 297, So.); WLB Moses Osemwegie (6-0, 220, So.); SLB Herdley Harrison (6-3, 215, So.); CB Lorenzo Parker (5-11, 182, Jr.)
    (Vanderbilt Roster)
  • South Carolina:
    LT Travelle Wharton (6-4, 300, Sr.); QB Dondrial Pinkins (6-2, 245, Jr.), RB Daccus Turman (5-11, 229, So.); LG Jeff Barnes (6-4, 286, Sr.); QB Teddy Crawford (5-10, 183, Sr.); Darrell Shropshire (6-2, 299, Jr.) (South Carolina Roster)



Vanderbilt-South Carolina Stats Comparison

Vanderbilt Schedule


Aug. 30 Ole Miss L 24-21
Sept. 6 Chattanooga W 51-6
Sept. 13 Auburn L 45-7
Sept. 20 at Texas Christian L 30-14
Sept. 27 Georgia Tech L 24-17 (OT)
Oct. 4 at Mississippi State L 30-21
Oct. 11 Navy L 37-27
Oct. 18 Georgia L 27-8
Oct. 25 at South Carolina
Nov. 8 at Florida
Nov. 15 Kentucky
Nov. 22 at Tennessee


South Carolina Head Coach Lou Holtz leads his team onto the field. (AP Photo/Grant Halverson)

South Carolina Schedule


Aug. 30 Louisiana-Lafayette W 14=7
Sept. 6 Virginia W 31-7
Sept. 13 Georgia L 31-7
Sept. 20 UAB W 42-10
Sept. 27 Tennessee L 23-20
Oct. 9 Kentucky W 27-21
Oct. 18 LSU L 33-7
Oct. 25 Vanderbilt
Nov. 1 at Ole Miss
Nov. 6 at Arkansas
Nov. 15 Florida
Nov. 22 Clemson

PREDICTION:

Vanderbilt 14
South Carolina 31

LINKS

Vanderbilt official site

Vanderbilt message board

South Carolina official site

South Carolina message board


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