Jennings runs the Commodores to victory

Jennings runs the Commodores to victory

Jeff Jennings ran for 103 yards and three touchdowns on 24 carries to lead the Vanderbilt Commodores to a 31-23 victory against the Mississippi Rebels on Saturday afternoon.

The Commodores won this game as 3-point favorites at home and thanks to a late touchdown were able to cover the spread. The combined score of 54 went over the posted over/under (45).

Jay Cutler went 24-for-42 for 308 yards but failed to find the end zone, while Cassen Jackson-Garrison rushed for a touchdown in the win for Vanderbilt.

Micheal Spurlock completed 16-of-32 passes for 248 yards and a touchdown in the loss for the Rebels.