"After George initially investigated his opportunities of continuing his education, he decided it would be in his best interest for him to go elsewhere," said Vanderbilt head coach Kevin Stallings.
"We fully support this decision and we wish him the best. He will always be a member of the Vanderbilt basketball family," continued Stallings. "We think the world of George and his family, and it was a pleasure to coach him in his four years at Vanderbilt."
Drake redshirted in his initial season on the Vanderbilt campus in 2005 and played three years for the Commodores on the hardwood. Drake played in 96 games in his career and started in five, averaging 3.3 points and 1.7 rebounds. Drake's career high of 18 points came against South Carolina this past season in Columbia on January 28.
George Drake to Transfer
VandyMania.com Top Stories
HEAD TO HEAD: VANDERBILT VS. FLORIDAVanderbilt hosts a solid Florida team on Saturday at Vanderbilt Stadium. VandyMania.com football analyst Nate Yates evaluates the two teams in several key categories and makes a…
Three Keys: Vanderbilt vs. FloridaThe Vanderbilt Commodores host 23rd ranked Florida on Saturday at Vanderbilt Stadium. Here are your three keys to a Commodore victory.
Florida Gators: A First LookThe Vanderbilt Commodores host Florida on Saturday in Nashville. Here is a first look at the Gators.
VandyMania.comWednesday at 11:01 PM
Three Keys Reviewed: Vandy-WKUThe Vanderbilt Commodores rallied to defeat Western Kentucky 31-30 in overtime on Saturday in Bowling Green. Prior to the game VandyMania.com established three keys for a…
VandyMania.comTuesday at 2:28 PM
Shakespearean Success in small-town KentuckyThe Old Bard, William Shakespeare, wrote, "The play's the thing." For the Vanderbilt football team on Saturday evening in Bowling Green, Kentucky, the plays were the thing. This…
VandyMania.comMonday at 1:17 PM