Florida Gators cruise past Vanderbilt at home in the Swamp

The Florida Gators (3-2, 1-2) defeated the Vanderbilt Commodores (2-3, 0-1) on Saturday for homecoming in the Swamp.

Florida held Vanderbilt scoreless in the first half despite the Dores having over 200 yards of total offense.

The Gators offense started slow in the first half but exploded in the third quarter with multiple big plays.


Florida 7, Vanderbilt 0- 1-yard rushing touchdown by Dameon Pierce with 11:16 to go.

Scoring Drive: 8 plays for 78 yards, 2:17 time of possession.

Florida 14, Vanderbilt 0- 5-yard passing touchdown from Emory Jones to Jaquavion Fraziars with 5:23 to go.

Scoring Drive: 7 plays for 49 yards, 2:33 time of possession.



Florida 21, Vanderbilt 0- 9-yard passing touchdown from Emory Jones to Trent Whittemore with 3:55 to go.

Scoring Drive: 4 plays for 60 yards, 1:09 time of possession.


Florida 28, Vanderbilt 0- 61-yard passing touchdown from Emory Jones to Dameon Pierce with 12:07 to go.

Scoring Drive: 6 plays for 79 yards, 2:48 time of possession.

Florida 35, Vanderbilt 0- 25-yard touchdown pass from Emory Jones to Jacob Copeland with 10:26 to go.

Scoring Drive: 2 plays for 72 yards, 36 seconds time of possession.

Florida 42, Vanderbilt 0- 1-yard rushing touchdown by Dameon Pierce with 8:46.

Scoring Drive: 3 plays for 30 yards, 40 seconds time of possession.



Andrew Spivey
Andrew always knew he wanted to be involved with sports in some capacity. He began by coaching high school football for six years before deciding to pursue a career in journalism. While coaching, he was a part of two state semifinal teams in the state of Alabama. Given his past coaching experience, he figured covering recruiting would be a perfect fit. He began his career as an intern for Rivals.com, covering University of Florida football recruiting. After interning with Rivals for six months, he joined the Gator Country family as a recruiting analyst. Andrew enjoys spending his free time on the golf course and watching his beloved Atlanta Braves. Follow him on Twitter at @AndrewSpiveyGC.