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Women's Basketball: Vanderbilt ends two-game skid (VUcommodores.com)
"I was glad to be winning again," Head Coach Melanie Balcomb said. "We'd lost two in a row so I'm glad we put two halves together. We did a lot of work since that last game and all I could focus on was trying to keep them focused on what their task was, and not focused on what happened the last two games."
COMMODORES AROUND THE WEB
Men's Basketball: Tough road awaits Dores with start of SEC play (City Paper)
"Every single one of the teams in this league is capable of beating anybody," guard Brad Tinsley said. "That is what is so great about the league -- home or away, anybody can beat anybody. So you can't take anybody lightly. That is definitely not what we are doing. We are going into a tough environment and we just have to play our game."
"I just thought that given the depth of the roster, it would be the best decision for me to work on my skills and get better everyday out here with the team we have," McClellan said. "The decision thus far has been great. I feel like I'm improving at a rapid rate and I'm looking forward to next year."
Men's Basketball: Power Rankings- No. 19 Vanderbilt (ESPN.com)
Men's Basketball: Drama never far away in SEC (ESPN.com)
Men's Basketball: SEC might not be as bad as it looks (Lexington Herald-Leader)
Women's Basketball: Vanderbilt women finally hold a lead (Tennessean)
Baseball: Stan Ziomek receives honor from Babe Ruth Hall of Fame (MassLive.com)
IN THE PROS
NFL: Cutler excited about making NFL playoff debut (ChicagoBears.com)
"There are going to be some jitters," Cutler said. "I think if there are no jitters you don't care that much. Guys are going to have some pre-game jitters and stuff, but the good thing about having a young team is we're just going to go out there and play. We have nothing else to lose."
Quick Slant: Suggestion box overflowing
Men's Basketball: VU opens SEC play at S. Carolina
Football: Stokes a finalist for Bowden Award
Swimming: VU plays host to Kansas Saturday
"Kansas is a really strong team that is very well coached," head coach Jeremy Organ said. "We do not know what to expect from the swimmers this week but we've been training hard. Erika Deardorf has looked great in the water lately so look to her to post some good times this weekend."
Bowling: Hamilton battling for Team USA Trials title
Women's Tennis: Dillon defends title in Ireland
VIDEOS OF THE DAY
Women's Basketball: Russian Bar Trio performance at halftime
Men's Basketball: Stallings previews South Carolina game
Women's Basketball: Vanderbilt-Mississippi State highlights
Women's Basketball: Balcomb, Holzer on VU win
SONG OF THE DAY
Alan Thicke "Sweaty and Hot"
I'll always remember Alan Thicke as Mike Seaver's dad on Growing Pains... or as the composer and singer of the theme for Diff'rent Strokes.
But his song "Sweaty and Hot" takes the cake. Canadian pop at it's finest.
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