The Vanderbilt Commodores visit Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in Oxford, Mississippi on Saturday to play the Ole Miss Rebels in an SEC showdown. The Commodores won their first game of the season on Saturday with a 24-18 victory over Northern Illinois. Ke’Shawn Vaughn ran for 138 yards and one touchdown, while Riley Neal passed for 189 yards and a touchdown as the Commodores improved to 1-3.
Ole Miss fell to 2-3 on the season following its 59-31 loss to Alabama on Saturday. The Rebels fell behind 38-10 at the half and 51-17 after three quarters. Ole Miss backup quarterback John Rhys Plumlee started in place of the injured Matt Corral. Plumlee threw for two touchdowns and rushed for another in the loss finishing with 141 yards passing and 109 yards rushing.
Riley Neal has thrown for 669 yards, three touchdowns and two interceptions for Vandy. The leading rusher is Ke’Shawn Vaughn with 260 yards and three touchdowns. Kalija Lipscomb leads all receivers with 174 yards and one touchdown. Dashaun Jerkins is the leading tackler for the Commodores with 26.
Matt Corral has thrown for 844 yards, four touchdowns and one interception as the starting quarterback for Ole Miss. The leading rusher for the Rebels is Scottie Phillips with 389 yards and four touchdowns. Elijah Moore is the leading receiver with 420 yards and three touchdowns. Lakia Henry leads Ole Miss in tackles with 26.