Clash with Colorado

Vanderbilt opens 2021 home slate with matchup against Colorado

No. 24 Colorado Buffaloes (0-1) at
Vanderbilt Commodores (0-1)
Feb. 21, 2021 • Noon • David Williams II Recreation and Wellness Center
Nashville, Tenn.

First Meeting: N/A
Last Meeting: N/A
Last Vanderbilt Win: N/A
Last Colorado Win: N/A



  • Vanderbilt will host No. 24 Colorado in the 2021 home opener.
  • The game has been moved indoors to the David Williams II Recreation and Wellness Center due to snowy conditions.
  • The Dores have won every home opener dating to 2015 including both in the head coach Beth Hewitt era.
  • This is the first-ever meeting between the Commodores and Buffaloes.
  • For the first time the Commodores will open up the home slate with an opponent from the Mountain Time Zone.
  • Dating to March, the Buffaloes are the seventh-straight ranked opponent that the Dores will have faced.
  • For the second time in three years, Vanderbilt will matchup with opposition from the Pac-12 (Arizona State, 2019).
  • It is the second year in a row in which the Dores will host a school from the Rocky Mountain State (Denver).
  • Last time out Vanderbilt fell to No. 2 Notre Dame in a 19-5 road decision.
  • Five different Commodores found the back of the net, with seven claiming points.
  • Following the tilt with the Buffaloes, the Dores will welcome Central Michigan to end the quick two-game homestand.