1979 Vanderbilt Commodores football team

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1979 Vanderbilt Commodores football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1979 record 1–10 (0–6 SEC)
Head coach George MacIntyre (1st season)
Home stadium Dudley Field
Seasons
← 1978
1980 →
1979 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 1 Alabama $ 6 0 0     12 0 0
Georgia 5 1 0     6 5 0
No. 16 Auburn 4 2 0     8 3 0
LSU 4 2 0     7 5 0
Tennessee 3 3 0     7 5 0
Kentucky 3 3 0     5 6 0
Ole Miss 3 3 0     4 7 0
Mississippi State 2 4 0     3 8 0
Vanderbilt 0 6 0     1 10 0
Florida 0 6 0     0 10 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1979 Vanderbilt Commodores football team represented Vanderbilt University in the 1978 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Commodores were led by head coach George MacIntyre in his first season and finished the season with a record of one win and ten losses (1–10 overall, 0–6 in the SEC).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 15 at Indiana* Memorial StadiumBloomington, Indiana L 13–44  
September 22 The Citadel* Dudley FieldNashville, Tennessee L 14–27  
September 29 No. 2 Alabama Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee L 3–66  
October 6 at Tulane* Louisiana SuperdomeNew Orleans L 14–42  
October 13 at No. 18 Auburn Jordan–Hare StadiumAuburn, Alabama L 35–52  
October 20 Georgia Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee (Rivalry) L 10–31  
October 27 at Ole Miss Hemingway StadiumOxford, Mississippi (Rivalry) L 28–63  
November 3 Memphis State* Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee W 13–3  
November 10 Kentucky Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee (Rivalry) L 10–29  
November 17 at Air Force* Falcon StadiumColorado Springs, Colorado L 29–30  
December 1 at Tennessee Neyland StadiumKnoxville, Tennessee (Rivalry) L 10–31  
*Non-conference game.
  • Source: 1979 Vanderbilt football schedule[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1979 Vanderbilt Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved January 7, 2016.