Commodores hold off Owls

Commodores hold off Owls

Chris Nickson rushed for a pair of touchdowns on Saturday as the Vanderbilt Commodores got past the Rice Owls by a final score of 38-21.

The Commodores managed to cover the 8.5-point spread in this contest, while the combined score went just OVER the day's posted total (58.5).

Nickson threw for just 71 yards but rushed for another 85 for Vanderbilt in the win. Chase Clement had one TD strike and one rushing score in the loss for Rice.