1988 Vanderbilt Commodores football team

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1988 Vanderbilt Commodores football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1988 record 3–8 (2–5 SEC)
Head coach Watson Brown (3rd season)
Home stadium Vanderbilt Stadium
Seasons
← 1987
1989 →
1988 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 8 Auburn + 6 1 0     10 2 0
No. 19 LSU + 6 1 0     8 4 0
No. 15 Georgia 5 2 0     9 3 0
No. 17 Alabama 4 3 0     9 3 0
Florida 4 3 0     7 5 0
Tennessee 3 4 0     5 6 0
Ole Miss 3 4 0     5 6 0
Kentucky 2 5 0     5 6 0
Vanderbilt 2 5 0     3 8 0
Mississippi State 0 7 0     1 10 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1988 Vanderbilt Commodores football team represented Vanderbilt University in the 1988 NCAA Division I-A football season as a member of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). The Commodores were led by head coach Watson Brown in his third season and finished with a record of three wins and eight losses (3–8 overall, 2–5 in the SEC).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 10 Mississippi State Vanderbilt StadiumNashville, TN W 24–20  
September 17 at Rutgers* Giants StadiumEast Rutherford, NJ W 31–30  
September 24 at No. 13 Alabama Bryant–Denny StadiumTuscaloosa, AL L 10–44  
October 1 Duke* Vanderbilt Stadium • Nashville, TN L 15–17  
October 8 at No. 15 Georgia Sanford StadiumAthens, GA (Rivalry) L 22–41  
October 15 No. 20 Florida Vanderbilt Stadium • Nashville, TN W 24–9  
October 22 Ole Miss Vanderbilt Stadium • Nashville, TN (Rivalry) L 28–36  
November 5 at Kentucky Commonwealth StadiumLexington, KY (Rivalry) L 13–14  
November 12 at Army* Michie StadiumWest Point, NY L 19–24  
November 19 at Memphis State* Liberty Bowl Memorial StadiumMemphis, TN L 9–28  
November 26 Tennessee Vanderbilt Stadium • Nashville, TN (Rivalry) L 7–14  
*Non-conference game.
  • Source: 1988 Vanderbilt football schedule[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1988 Vanderbilt Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved January 7, 2016.