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Vanderbilt-Georgia game postponed due to Commodores’ player shortage

The game has been rescheduled to Dec. 19.
The game has been rescheduled to Dec. 19.
The game has been rescheduled to Dec. 19.(L.G. Patterson | AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)
Published: Dec. 4, 2020 at 2:57 PM EST
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - Vanderbilt’s game against Georgia on Saturday has been postponed.

The university said the decision was made due to a shortage of Vanderbilt players.

COVID-19 issues and injuries on the Commodores’ roster, putting them below the SEC’s 53-player minimum.

The was originally scheduled to take place in Athens at 2 p.m. The game has been rescheduled to Dec. 19.

If Georgia qualifies for the SEC Championship Game on Dec. 19, the Vanderbilt-Georgia game would be declared a no-contest and Georgia would represent the SEC East in the conference title game.

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