East Tennessee State Buccaneer at Vanderbilt Commodores
Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 3:30 PM (Vanderbilt Stadium)
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Sitting at 3-9 on the year, the season is effectively over for the East Tennessee State Buccaneers. The Buccaneers travel to Nashville to battle the Vanderbilt Commodores in a game that is essentially a pay day to help fund their athletic department budget.
Trey Mitchell quarterbacks the Buccaneers and has thrown for 1566 yards, 11 touchdowns and 6 interceptions this season. Quay Holmes is a workhorse running back for ETSU and has ran the ball 195 times for 1167 yards and 7 rushing touchdowns. Anthony Spagnoletti is the top receiver for ETSU and has 28 receptions for 284 yards and 2 touchdowns this season.
With a 2-8 record and a 1-6 mark in SEC play the season has not been kind to the Vanderbilt Commodores. The Commodores play host to the ETSU Buccaneers and are hoping for a win during a rare week off from SEC play.
Riley O'Neal is one of many who has taken snaps for the Commodores this season and leads Vandy in most major passing categories. O'Neal has thrown for 1267 yards, 6 touchdowns and 5 interceptions on the year. Ke'Shawn Vaughn is the leading rusher for the Commodores and has ran the ball 178 times for 876 yards and 7 touchdowns. Kalija Lipscomb is the top receiver for the Commodores and has 37 receptions for 393 yards and 2 touchdowns this season.
The Commodores have a chance to pick up their 3rd win on the year and that is possible in this game as the East Tennessee State has struggled a lot. Not to mention the Commodores have a better defense for the most part and that allows the Commodores to get the win locked down in the game here. Final Score Prediction, Vanderbilt Commodores win 35-28.