La Salle College
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Commodores impress in featured practice of Spring Ball
Vanderbilt hits the field for featured spring event of 2017
Vanderbilt coach talks spring practice, 'Dores' Spring Showcase
The Commodores held the Spring Showcase on March 25, 2017. It is the featured practice of Spring Ball 2017.
Vanderbilt Commodores Spring Football
Vanderbilt vs. NC State in the Camping World Independence Bowl.
Vanderbilt football vs. Tennessee. Photos by John Russell (11/26/16)
Vanderbilt vs. Ole Miss on Nov. 19, 2016.
2016 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2015-16 Freshman SEC Academic Honor Roll
Shurmur put together one of the most productive seasons ever by a Commodore quarterback... Showing progress with each game, Shurmur was one of the SEC's top quarterbacks in the final weeks of the season... Starting all 13 games, Shurmur finished the regular season completing 204 of 375 passes (54.4 percent) for 2,409 yards and nine touchdowns... He also did an excellent job limiting turnovers, throwing an interception every 47 passes... His 2,409 passing yards broke the Commodore sophomore passing record previously set by Jay Cutler in 2003 total... Shurmur was superb in the last month of the regular season, combining to complete 79 of 129 passes (61.2%) for 1,162 yards and five touchdowns against SEC foes Auburn, Missouri, Ole Miss and Tennessee... In the win over Tennessee, Shurmur set a career high with 416 passing yards, the fifth highest single-game total in team history... He also threw for 273 yards against Ole Miss and 251 yards at Missouri... Shurmur's campaign also included leading last-minute comeback wins at Western Kentucky and Georgia... Completed 19 of 46 passes for 158 yards against NC State in the Camping World Independence Bowl.
Shurmur ended his true freshman as the Commodores starting quarterback... Shurmur played and started in five games, making his initial Commodore appearance in October against Missouri... Shurmur guided the squad to victories over Missouri and Kentucky in his first two starts against SEC teams... Finished the year completing 44-of-103 passes for 503 yards and five touchdowns... Was a combined 23-of-46 for 255 yards, two TD passes and no interceptions against Missouri and Kentucky... In season finale at Tennessee, set personal highs with 15 completions, 209 passing yards and three touchdowns.
Senior captain... Two-year starting QB for Philadelphia private school, helping Explorers to 16-6 overall record and two Class AAAA runnerup finishes... As senior, completed 180 of 307 passes for 2,472 yards and 25 touchdowns, earning AAAA First Team All-State and All-League honors... Named Maxwell Club's Pennsylvania State Player of the Year as senior... Played in 2014 Semper Fidelis All-American Game... Passed for 4,996 yards and 53 TDs as two-year starter... Standout swimmer, helping team to 2014 state title... Member of state record-setting 200-medley relay... Transferred to La Salle College as junior.
Kyle Patrick Shurmur... Born Nov. 6, 1996... Son of Pat and Jennifer Shurmur... Has three sisters: Allyson, Erica and Claire... Dad serves as offensive coordinator with Minnesota and is the former head coach of Cleveland Browns and offensive coordinator of the Philadelphia Eagles... Dad played football and mom swam at Michigan State... Working toward a degree in Economics.
Completions: 24, at Auburn, 11/5/2016
Pass Attempts: 46,vs. NC State, 12/26/2016
Total Passing Yards: 416 yards, vs. Tennessee, 11/26/16
Longest Pass: 76 yards, vs. Tennessee, 11/26/2016
Touchdown Passes: 3, at Tennessee, 11/28/2015
Longest Rush: 15 yards, at Tennessee, 11/28/2015