Game data: Vanderbilt vs. Rice

The Vanderbilt Commodores visit the Rice Owls on Saturday in another critical match-up. Look inside for everything you need to know to follow the game.


Vanderbilt

VS.


Rice

GAMEDAY INFORMATION
SiteRice Stadium (47,000); Houston, Texas
Date/TimeSeptember 26, 2009; 7:00 p.m., CSTT
TelevisionCSS
Radio WSLV 1110-AM Ardmore, WQSV 790-AM Ashland City, WDOD 1310-AM Chattanooga, WEKR 1240-AM Fayetteville, WAXO 1220-AM Lewisburg, WFTZ FM 101.5 Manchester, KWAM 990-AM Memphis, WGFX FM 104.5 Nashville, WCDT 1340-AM Winchester
Internet LINK
Satellite RadioXM: 232
SCHOOL/ TEAM FACTS
.RiceVanderbilt
NicknameOwlsCommodores
ColorsBlue and GrayBlack and Gold
Enrollment5,3396,402
ConferenceConference USA SEC East
Head CoachDavid BailiffBobby Johnson
Coach's career record34-30 (13-15 at Rice)(88-94) (28-58 at VU)
Record0-31-2
Base offenseSpreadMultiple
Base defense4-2-54-3
SERIES INFORMATION
Series RecordVU leads 3-1
SCHEDULE/RESULTS
Rice

Sep 05 at UAB L 24-44
Sep 12 at Texas Tech L 10-55
Sep 19 at Oklahoma State L 24-41
Sep 26 Vanderbilt
Oct 03 Tulsa
Oct 10 Navy
Oct 17 at East Carolina
Oct 24 UCF
Nov 07 at Southern Methodist
Nov 14 Tulane
Nov 21 UTEP
Nov 28 at Houston
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Vanderbilt

Sep 05 Western Carolina W 45-0
Sep 12 at LSU L 9-23
Sep 19 Mississippi State L 3-15
Sep 26 at Rice
Oct 03 Mississippi
Oct 10 at Army
Oct 17 Georgia
Oct 24 at South Carolina
Oct 31 Georgia Tech
Nov 07 at Florida
Nov 14 Kentucky
Nov 21 at Tennessee
PROJECTED Rice STARTERS
OFFENSE

WR 03 Toren Dixon (6-2, 212, Sr.)
LT 56 Scott Mitchell (6-4, 290, Jr.)
LG 71 Davon Allen (6-2, 325, So.)
_C 52 Keshawn Carrington (6-3 255, So.)
RG 66 Jake Hicks (6-3, 290, So.)
RT 64 Tyler Parish (6-4, 285, So.)
WR 84 Taylor Wardlow (6-6, 235, Sr.)
WR 22 Taylor Dupree (6-1, 205, Jr.)
WR 06 Patrick Randolph (5-11, 170, Jr.)
QB 07 Nick Fanuzzi (6-3, 220, So.)
TB 18 Jeramy Goodson (5-9, 195, Sr.)
PK 46 Clark Fangmeier (5-11, 190, Sr.)
DEFENSE

DE 95 Cheta Ozougwu (6-2, 260, Jr.)
DT 99 Michael Smith (6-1, 285, So.)
NG 55 John Gioffre (6-0, 285, So.)
DE 13 Scott Solomon (6-3, 265, Jr.)
LB 34 Terrance Garmon (6-2, 225, Sr.)
LB 50 Matt Nordstrom (6-0, 210, So.)
FS 30 Andrew Sendejo (6-1, 225, Sr.)
KA 35 Travis Bradshaw (6-1, 210, So.)
CB 15 Phillip Gaines (6-0, 175, Fr.)
CB 38 Chris Jammer (6-1, 190, So.)
SS 44 Chris Jones (6-2, 200, Jr.)
_P 41 Kyle Martens (6-6, 200, So.)

Rice Roster

PROJECTED VANDERBILT STARTERS
OFFENSE

WR 04 Alex Washington (5-10, 188, R-Sr.)
WR 23 Udom Umoh (6-0, 175, R-So.)
WR 83 John Cole (5-11, 170, R-Fr.)
QB 10 Larry Smith (6-2, 220, R-So.)
TB 21 Zac Stacy (5-9, 194, Fr.)
TE 06 Brandon Barden (6-5, 245, R-So.)
LT 76 Thomas Welch (6-7, 315, R-Sr.)
LG 73 Ryan Custer (6-3, 294, R-Sr.)
_C 60 Bradley Vierling (6-3, 292, R-Sr.)
RG 66 Eric Hensley (6-6, 322, R-Sr.)
RT 68 Reilly Lauer (6-6, 275, R-Jr.)
PK 48 Ryan Fowler (5-10, 165, R-Fr.)
DEFENSE

DE 42 Tim Fugger (6-4, 250, R-So.)
DT 56 Greg Billinger (6-3, 297, Sr.)
DT 59 Adam Smotherman (6-4, 290, R-Jr.)
DE 90 Broderick Stewart (6-5, 228, R-Sr.)
LB 11 Brent Trice (6-3, 214, Sr.)
LB 13 Chris Marve (6-0, 228, R-So.)
LB 30 Patrick Benoist (6-0, 224, Sr.)
CB 05 Myron Lewis (6-3, 202, Sr.)
SS 38 Sean Richardson (6-2, 205, So.)
FS 29 Joel Caldwell (6-1, 195, R-Sr.)
CB 19 Casey Hayward (5-11, 182, So.)
NB 25 Jamie Graham (6-0, 196, R-So.)
_P 39 Brett Upson (5-11, 188, Sr.)

Vanderbilt Roster

STATISTICS
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