Game Breakdown: Vanderbilt vs. Tennessee

Vanderbilt meets rival Tennessee on Saturday (1 p.m., PPV/ESPN-GP) in their SEC finale for 2007. Look inside for all the details on the big game.


Vanderbilt

VS.


Tennessee

GAMEDAY INFORMATION
SiteNeyland Stadium (102,037); Knoxville, Tenn.
Date/TimeNovember 17, 2007; 1:00 p.m., CST
TelevisionPay-Per-View, ESPN-GP
Radio Nashville WGFX 104.5-FM; Fayetteville WEKR 1240-AM; Memphis KWAN 990-AM; Nashville WNSR 560-AM; Chattanooga WDOD 1310-AM; Huntsville WTKI 1450-AM; Smithville WJLE 101.7-FM; Ardmore WSLV 1110-AM; Clarksville WJZM 1400-AM; Lewisburg WAXO 1220-AM; Smithville WJLE 1480-AM; Ashland City WQSV 790-AM; Columbia WMGC 810-AM; Manchester WFTZ 101.5-FM; Winchester WCDT 1340-AM
Internet LINK
Sirius Radio Channel 161
SCHOOL/ TEAM FACTS
.TennesseeVanderbilt
NicknameVolunteersCommodores
ColorsOrange and WhiteBlack and Gold
Enrollment 20,400 6,272
ConferenceSEC East SEC East
Head CoachPhillip FulmerBobby Johnson
Coach's career record144-44 (144-44 at Tennessee)80-84 (20-48 at VU)
Record7-35-5
Base offenseMultipleMultiple
Base defense4-34-3
SERIES INFORMATION
Series RecordVU trails, 28-68-5
Last Meeting2006, UT 39-10
First Meeting1892, VU 12-0
SCHEDULE/RESULTS
Tennessee
Sep. 1 at California, L 45-31
Sep. 8 South Mississippi, W 39-19
Sep. 15 at Florida, L 59-20
Sep. 22 Arkansas State, W 48-27
Oct. 6 Georgia, W 35-14
Oct. 13 at Mississippi State, W 33-21
Oct. 20 at Alabama, L 41-17
Oct. 27 South Carolina, W 27-24
Nov. 3 Louisiana-Lafayette, W 59-7
Nov. 10 Arkansas, W 34-13
Nov. 17 Vanderbilt
Nov. 24 at Kentucky
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Vanderbilt
Sep. 1 Richmond, W 42-17
Sep. 8 Alabama, L 24-10
Sep. 15 Ole Miss, W 31-17
Sep. 29 E. Michigan, W 30-7
Oct. 6 at Auburn, L 35-7
Oct. 13 Georgia, L 20-17
Oct. 20 at South Carolina, W 17-6
Oct. 27 Miami (Ohio), W 24-17
Nov. 3 at Florida, L 49-22
Nov. 10 Kentucky, L 27-20
Nov. 17 at Tennessee
Nov. 24 Wake Forest
PROJECTED TENNESSEE STARTERS
OFFENSE

LT 79 Chris Scott (6-5, 305, So.)
LG 75 Anthony Parker (6-3, 305, Jr.)
C 50 Josh McNeil (6-4, 280, So.)
RG 65 Jacques McClendon (6-3, 330, So.)
RT 78 Ramon Foster (6-6, 325, Jr.)
TE 80 Jeff Cottam (6-8, 260, So.)
TE 28 Chris Brown (6-3, 250, Sr.)
WR 21 Austin Rogers (6-2, 185, So.)
WR 12 Lucas Taylor (6-0, 185, Jr.)
WR 81 Josh Briscoe (6-3, 183, Jr.)
QB 10 Erik Ainge (6-6, 220, Sr.)
TB 27 Arian Foster (6-1, 225, Jr.)
PK 26 Daniel Lincoln (6-4, 204, Fr.)
DEFENSE

LE 93 Xavier Mitchell (Sr., 6-2, 255)
LT 98 Demonté Bolden (Jr., 6-6, 290)
RT 99 J.T. Mapu (Sr., 6-4, 290)
RE 89 Antonio Reynolds (Sr., 6-3, 270)
WLB 5 Rico McCoy (So., 6-1, 215)
MLB 7 Jerod Mayo (Jr., 6-2, 230)
SLB 39 Ryan Karl (Sr., 6-0, 218)
LCB 13 Brent Vinson (Fr., 6-2, 190)
RCB 24 DeAngelo Willingham (Jr., 6-0, 195)
FS 33 Jonathan Hefney (Sr., 5-9, 185)
SS 14 Eric Berry (Fr., 5-11, 195)
P 47 Britton Colquitt (Jr., 6-3, 205)

Tennessee Roster

PROJECTED VANDERBILT STARTERS
OFFENSE

WR 10 Earl Bennett (6-1, 200 Jr.)
WR 88 George Smith 6-3, 195 Jr.)
WR 7 Sean Walker (6-0, 180 Jr.)
QB 9 Mackenzi Adams (6-3, 210, So.)
TB 22 Cassen Jackson-Gar. (6-1, 225, Sr.)
LT 74 Chris Williams (6-7, 307, Sr.)
LG 78 Josh Eames (6-5, 310, Sr.)
C 53 Hamilton Holliday (6-4, 290 Sr.)
RG 64 Merritt Kirchoffer (6-5, 315 Sr.)
RT 72 Brian Stamper (6-5, 305 Sr.)
TE 83 Brad Allen (6-4, 240 Jr.)
PK Bryant Hahnfeldt (5-11, 185 Jr.)
DEFENSE

DE 48 Curtis Gatewood (6-3, 230 Sr.)
DT 54 Theo Horrocks(6-4, 290, Sr.)
DT 56 Gabe Hall (6-1, 288, Sr.)
DE 95 Steven Stone (6-6, 255, So.)
WLB 30 Patrick Benoist (6-0, 218, So.)
MLB 47 Jonathan Goff (6-4, 240 Sr.)
SLB 49 Marcus Buggs (5-11, 230 Sr.)
CB 17 D.J. Moore (5-10, 180, So.)
SS 33 Reshard Langford (6-2, 218 Jr.)
FS 12 Ryan Hamilton (6-1, 205, So.)
CB 5 Myron Lewis (6-3, 195, So.)
P 39 Brett Upson (5-11, 180 So.)

Vanderbilt Roster

STATISTICAL COMPARISON
CategoryVanderbiltTennessee
Scoring
Offense
21.934.3
Scoring
Defense
21.5 27.0
Total
Offense
330.0 397.7
Rushing
Offense
165.5 155.8
Passing
Offense
164.5 241.9
Total
Defense
325.7400.1
Rushing
Defense
128.3 163.6
Passing
Defense
197.4 236.5
RELATED LINKS
Neyland Stadium information
Official Tennessee Site
Scout.com Tennessee Site
Official Vanderbilt Site
Scout.com Vanderbilt Site
Knoxville, Tenn. Weather Forecast

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