The Tennessee State Tigers take on the Vanderbilt Commodores in one of the college football games on Saturday, October 22, 2016 start time at 7:30 PM ET, at Vanderbilt Stadium, Nashville, Tennessee.
The Tennessee State Tiges (2-0) outlasted the Jackson State Tigers, 40-26, last week. O’Shay Ackerman-Carter completed 14 of 18 passes for 227 yards and two touchdowns. In rushing, Erick Evans for 109 yards and two touchdowns in two attempts while Ackerman-Carter added six yards and a touchdown in two attempts. In receiving, Steven Newbold posted 96 yards and a touchdown in four receptions while Chris Rowland added 48 yards in three catches. Patrick Smith complimented for 39 yards and a touchdown.
The Vanderbilt Commodores (3-4) defeated the Georgia Bulldogs, 17-16, last week. Kyle Shurmur completed 7 of 18 passes for 109 yards. In rushing, Ralph Webb ran for 48 yards and a touchdown in 19 carries while Darrius Sims added 18 yards in a carry. Khari Blasingame added 17 yards and a touchdown. In receiving, Webb posted 44 yards in two receptions while Kalija Limpscomb added 27 yards in a reception.
Offensively, Vanderbilt football is averaging 146.7 yards in passing and 135.0 yards in rushing. Defensively, Vanderbilt football is yielding 234.0 yards in passing and 162.3 yards in rushing against the opposing teams.
Tennessee State vs Vanderbilt football game schedule:
Date: October 22, 2016
Kick Off Time: 7:30 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: ESPNU
Live Stream: WatchESPN