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FBS Teams: Vanderbilt Football History, Records and Database


Derek Mason
Head Coach
First Year: 2014
School: Vanderbilt
Nickname: Commodores
Current Conference: SEC
Former Conference(s): SIAA, Southern Conference
Location: Nashville, Tennessee
First year of football: 1890

STADIUM

Name: Vanderbilt
Year built: 1981
Capacity: 40,550
Playing Surface: FieldTurf (2012)

VANDERBILT CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS

YEARCHAMPION(S)CONFERENCE 
1923Vanderbilt, Washington and LeeSouthern*Vanderbilt* * Washington and Lee*
1915VanderbiltSIAA*Vanderbilt*
1912VanderbiltSIAA*Vanderbilt*
1911VanderbiltSIAA*Vanderbilt*
1907VanderbiltSIAA*Vanderbilt*
1906Vanderbilt, ClemsonSIAA*Vanderbilt* * Clemson*
1905VanderbiltSIAA*Vanderbilt*
1901VanderbiltSIAA*Vanderbilt*
1897VanderbiltSIAA*Vanderbilt*

VANDERBILT BOWL RECORD

SCHOOLWINSLOSSESTIESTOTAL PLAYEDWIN %SCHOOL
Vanderbilt43180.563*Vanderbilt*

VANDERBILT BOWL HISTORY

BOWLDATEWINNERPOINTSLOSERPOINTSWINNERLOSER
Independence26-Dec-2016North Carolina State41Vanderbilt17*North Carolina State**Vanderbilt*
Birmingham4-Jan-2014Vanderbilt41Houston24*Vanderbilt**Houston*
Music City31-Dec-2012Vanderbilt38North Carolina State24*Vanderbilt**North Carolina State*
Liberty31-Dec-2011Cincinnati31Vanderbilt24*Cincinnati**Vanderbilt*
Music City31-Dec-2008Vanderbilt16Boston College14*Vanderbilt**Boston College*
All-American31-Dec-1982Air Force36Vanderbilt28*Air Force**Vanderbilt*
Chick-Fil-A-Bowl28-Dec-1974Vanderbilt6Texas Tech6*Vanderbilt**Texas Tech*
Gator31-Dec-1955Vanderbilt25Auburn13*Vanderbilt**Auburn*

VANDERBILT AP FINISHES

YEARRANKINGTEAMTEAM
194812.Vanderbilt*Vanderbilt*
201223.Vanderbilt*Vanderbilt*
201324.Vanderbilt*Vanderbilt*

VANDERBILT NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

YEARCHAMPIONSCHAMPIONS
1921California: Billingsley MOV, Boand*, Football Research, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)
Cornell: Helms, Houlgate, National Championship Foundation, Parke Davis*
Iowa: Billingsley, Parke Davis*
Lafayette: Boand*, Parke Davis*
Vanderbilt: Berryman
Wash. & Jeff.: Boand*
*California* *Iowa* *Lafayette* *Vanderbilt* *Wash. & Jeff.*
*Cornell*
1922California: Billingsley MOV, Houlgate, National Championship Foundation*, Sagarin*
Cornell: Helms, Parke Davis*
Iowa: Billingsley
Princeton: Boand, Football Research, National Championship Foundation*, Parke Davis*, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)*
Vanderbilt: Berryman
*California* *Iowa* *Vanderbilt*
*Cornell* *Princeton*

VANDERBILT HEAD COACHES

Year(s)CoachYearsGamesWinLossTieWin %School 
1890-1892Elliott H. Jones3138500.615Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1893-1893W.J. Keller176100.857Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1894-1894Henry Thornton187100.875Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1895-1895C.L. Upton195310.556Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1896-1898R.G. Acton32010730.500Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1899-1900James L. Crane21811610.611Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1901-1902Walter Hudson "Billy" Watkins21714210.824Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1903-1903James H. "Jimmy" Henry186110.750Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1904-1934Dan McGugin3027119755190.727Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1918-1939J. Ray Morrison653292220.547Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1940-1948Harry R. "Red" Sanders660362220.600Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1943-1943Ernest Hayes Alley155001.000Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1944-1945Doby Bartling2136610.462Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1949-1952Bill Edwards442211920.500Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1953-1962Arthur L "Art" Guepe10100395470.390Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1963-1966Jack Green44072940.175Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1967-1972Bill Pace663223830.349Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1973-1974Steve Sloan22312920.522Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1975-1978Fred Pancoast444133100.295Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1979-1985George MacIntyre778255210.321Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1986-1990Watson Brown555104500.182Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1991-1994Gerry DiNardo444192500.432Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1995-1996Rod Dowhower22241800.182Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
1997-2001Woody Widenhofer555154000.273Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
2002-2009Bobby Johnson895296600.305Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
2010-2010Robbie Caldwell11221000.167Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
2011-2013James Franklin339241500.615Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#
2014-PRESDerek Mason337132400.351Vanderbilt#Vanderbilt#

VANDERBILT YEAR-BY-YEAR SEASON RESULTS

LIST BY YEAR