Vanderbilt Commodores

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The Vanderbilt Commodores are the intercollegiate athletic teams that represent Vanderbilt University, located in Nashville, Tennessee. Vanderbilt fields 16 varsity teams (6 men's teams and 10 women's teams), 14 of which compete at the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I level as a member of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). Vanderbilt's women's lacrosse team plays in the American Athletic Conference. The bowling team plays in the Southland Bowling League. The University of Tennessee Volunteers are Vanderbilt's primary athletic rival, and the only other SEC team in Tennessee.

Football

Vanderbilt Commodores college football
First Season
1890
Team History
Vanderbilt Commodores (1890-present)
Conference
Southeastern Conference (1933-present)
Southern Conference (1922-32)
SIAA (1895-1921)
Independent (1890-94)
Venue
Vanderbilt Stadium (1980-present)
Dudley Field (1922–1980)
Curry Field (1922)
Old Dudley Field (1892-1921)
Key People
Players • Coaches

Programs by season

1940s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1940
November 30 vs. Tennessee Dudley Field
1946
October 5 vs. Ole Miss Dudley Field

1950s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1950
November 25 at Tulane Tulane Stadium
1951
October 13 vs. Ole Miss Crump Stadium
1952
October 4 at Northwestern Dyche Stadium
November 1 vs. Washington and Lee Dudley Field
1954
October 9 vs. Ole Miss Dudley Field
November 27 vs. Tennessee Dudley Field
1957
September 21 vs. Missouri Dudley Field
October 5 vs. Alabama Dudley Field
November 9 vs. Kentucky Dudley Field
November 16 at Florida Florida Field
1958
September 20 at Missouri Memorial Stadium
October 18 at Florida Florida Field

1960s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1960
October 1 at Alabama Legion Field
October 8 vs. Ole Miss Dudley Field
1961
October 14 at UCLA Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
November 25 vs. South Carolina Dudley Field
1962
October 20 at Florida Florida Field
1964
October 10 vs. Wake Forest Dudley Field
1967
October 28 at Florida Florida Field
1969
September 20 at Michigan Michigan Stadium
October 11 vs. Alabama Dudley Field
October 18 vs. Georgia Dudley Field
November 29 at Tennessee Neyland Stadium

1970s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1970
November 28 vs. Tennessee Dudley Field
1972
September 23 vs. Mississippi State Dudley Field
October 28 vs. Ole Miss Dudley Field
1974
September 28 at Alabama Denny Stadium
1975
October 11 at Florida Florida Field
1977
November 5 vs. Kentucky Dudley Field
1979
September 15 at Indiana Memorial Stadium
September 29 vs. Alabama Dudley Field

1980s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1980
September 27 at Alabama Bryant-Denny Stadium
1982
December 31 vs. Air Force Legion Field
1983
October 8 at Florida Florida Field
1989
October 14 at Florida Florida Field
November 11 vs. Kentucky Dudley Field

2000s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
2000
September 9 at Alabama Legion Field

2010s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
2018
September 15 at Notre Dame Notre Dame Stadium

Media guides and yearbooks by season

Media guides

1980s 1985 • 1988
2000s 2000
2010s 2018

Men's Basketball

Vanderbilt Commodores men's college basketball
First Season
1900-01
Team History
Vanderbilt Commodores (1900-present)
Conference
Southeastern Conference (1932-present)
Southern Conference (1923-32)
Independent (1900-22)
Venue
Memorial Gymnasium (1952-present)
Old Gym
Key People
Players • Coaches

Media guides and yearbooks

Media guides

1980s 1980-81
Southeastern Conference
Full Members Alabama Crimson Tide • Arkansas Razorbacks • Auburn Tigers • Florida Gators • Georgia Bulldogs • Kentucky Wildcats • LSU Tigers • Mississippi State Bulldogs • Missouri Tigers • Ole Miss Rebels • South Carolina Gamecocks • Tennessee Volunteers • Texas A&M Aggies • Vanderbilt Commodores
Basketball Venues Bud Walton Arena • Coleman Coliseum
Football Venues Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium • Jordan-Hare Stadium • Kroger Field • Vaught-Hemingway Stadium
FBS Conferences American Athletic Conference • Atlantic Coast Conference • Big 12 Conference • Big Ten Conference • Conference USA • Mid-American Conference • Mountain West Conference • Pac-12 Conference • Southeastern Conference • Sun Belt Conference
FCS Conferences Big Sky Conference • Big South Conference • Colonial Athletic Association • Ivy League • Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference • Missouri Valley Football Conference • Northeast Conference • Ohio Valley Conference • Patriot League • Pioneer Football League • Southern Conference • Southland Conference • Southwestern Athletic Conference
Other Conferences Big East Conference • West Coast Conference