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Commodores reach bowl-eligibility by topping Vols
Commodores gain bowl eligibility behind a career-high 416 passing yards from Kyle Shurmur
Vanderbilt 45, Tennessee 34
Vanderbilt 45, Tennessee 34
Vanderbilt 38, Ole Miss 17
Vanderbilt football vs. Tennessee. Photos by John Russell (11/26/16)
Vanderbilt vs. Ole Miss on Nov. 19, 2016.
Vanderbilt traveled to Auburn for the first time since 2007 on Saturday.
Vanderbilt vs. Tennessee State (10-22-16)
Vanderbilt at Georgia (10/15/16)
• 2015 Biletnikoff Award candidate
• School record 240 receiving yards vs. Austin Peay (Sept. 19, 2015)
Sherfield concluded his third season in a Commodore uniform on a high note, enjoying a tremendous performance in Vanderbilt's decisive victory over Tennessee... A seven-game starter who played in every contest, Sherfield finished the season as the team leader with 448 receiving yards.. His 31 receptions ranked second on the team behind C.J. Duncan... He also had six rushes for 52 yards... Sherfield posted a season-high nine catches, good for 184 yards, in the win over Tennessee. The receiving yardage total is tied for the 10th highest in team history... The UT performance included a career-long 76-yard catch that led to Vanderbilt's third score... One week earlier, Sherfield had a 67-yard reception in the 'Dores victory over Ole Miss.
Sherfield became the Commodores' top receiving target in his second year on campus... Started every game at wide receiver... Finished the year with team highs of 51 receptions, 659 receiving yards and three touchdowns... Rushed for 55 yards on four reverses... Produced arguably the greatest game ever by a Commodore receiver in win over Austin Peay, setting a team record with 240 receiving yards on 16 catches... Reception total vs. Austin Peay ranks as third highest in team history... Hauled in seven catches at Ole Miss, six in win at Middle Tennessee, and six in finale at Tennessee... Registered rushes of 34 yards against Middle Tennessee and 17 yards at Florida.
Sherfield played in seven games, and was one of two true freshmen to see action at wide receiver... Ended the year with one reception and three rush attempts... Nine-yard catch came at Missouri... First career rush resulted in 25-yard carry vs. South Carolina... Posted two rushes for 15 yards in victory over Old Dominion.
Two-time captain... Four-year varsity letterwinner for Class 6A school... Three-year starter on offense and defense... Started at QB as junior and senior, accounting for 4,790 yards and 64 total TDs on offense... As three-year DB starter, amassed 146 tackles and six interceptions... As senior QB, accumulated 2,429 total yards, threw 22 TD passes and rushing for 11 TDs passed for 22 TDs and rushed for 11 TDs... Also registered 83 tackles as senior... Accounted for 443 total yards and seven TDs - four rushing and three passing - in 2013 season opener, ... Two-time honorable mention All-State and All-Area recipient who played in postseason Offense-Defense All-American Bowl... Three-year letterwinner as guard in basketball and sprinter-jumper in track & field.
Trent Nyrell Sherfield... Undeclared Major... Feb. 26, 1996... Son of Tedrone Sherfield... Step-dad, DaJuan Gouard, is basketball head coach at Danville Area Community College... Has a younger brother, Thomas.
Total Receptions: 16, vs. Austin Peay, 9/19/2015
Total Reception Yards: 240 yards, vs. Austin Peay, 9/19/2015
Longest Reception: 76 yards, vs. Tennessee, 11/26/2016
Receiving Touchdowns: 1 (4x), last vs. Ole Miss, 11/19/2016