DATE: September 22, 2001
TEAM RECORDS: Vanderbilt 0-2, Richmond 0-1
FINAL SCORE: Vanderbilt 28 Richmond 22
WHAT WENT RIGHT:Vanderbilt won a football game. The Vandy defense held the Spiders to 169 yards rushing in 51 attempts. The VU offense racked up 350 yards total offense and four touchdowns. Lew Thomas scored two touchdowns in the third quarter and finished with 93 yards.
WHAT WENT WRONG:Vanderbilt allowed the Division I-AA Richmond Spiders to take a 16-14 lead at the half. After rallying and taking a 28-16 lead into the fourth quarter the Commodores allowed the Spiders back into the game with a late score.
|PASSING YDS (NET)||141||236|
|TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS||69-310||58-352|