NASHVILLE - Vanderbilt will be home for the holidays.
The Commodores learned on Sunday their bowl destination will be a couple of miles from campus in the Music City Bowl where they will face North Carolina State on Dec. 31 at LP Field (11 a.m., ESPN).
About 1,200 fans gathered at Vanderbilt’s Student Life Center for the official announcement.
“It’s a great opportunity to stake our claim of being Nashville’s team,” said Commodores coach James Franklin, who received a contract extension before the bowl celebration.
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