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Oct. 21, 2010
On Deck: Are you in town for Homecoming? Then carve out some time to check out a couple of cool Athletics events on campus Friday. Kevin Stallings and Tim Corbin will speak at functions to alumni during the day, and there will also be a tour of the latest renovations at the McGugin Center. Click here for more information
AROUND THE WEB THURSDAY
Note: You can watch a live stream of SEC Basketball Media Day today on SECsports.com. Vanderbilt schedule: Jence Rhoads (4:40 p.m. CT), Kevin Stallings (4:50), Jeffery Taylor (5:10), and Melanie Balcomb (5:20).
Defensive end Theron Kadri on the Dores' defensive struggles: Source: The Tennessean "We have everything and more to be a great defense, but I do believe at times we're missing (something). Under situations of pressure, we need to have more confidence in ourselves and know how good we are."
Football coach Robbie Caldwell on the expectation of true freshman to perform like veterans: Source: Associated Press "That excuse is gone now. You've got several games under your belts. You're a veteran now. You've got to step up."
Baseball coach Tim Corbin on the Black and Gold Series: Source: VUcommodores.com "From a coaching perspective, it gives us 27 more innings to evaluate the kids in game setting before the close of fall competition. From a player's perspective, it allows them to play against one another in a more competitive environment."
TWEETS OF THE DAY
@VandyMBB (VU Men's Basketball): Hoops teams travel to Media Day. Event will be streamed live tomorrow: http://bit.ly/aV324n