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Vanderbilt commitment talks new coach

Vanderbilt commitment talks new coach

Brentwood Academy's Derek King chose Vanderbilt University in November over offers from other SEC schools like Tennessee, Ole Miss, Auburn, and Arkansas mainly because of the coaching staff. Since that time Robbie Caldwell resigned as head coach and James Franklin has been named as his replacement. Living close to Nashville, King already had the opportunity to meet with the new head man.

"Actually, I went to Vanderbilt yesterday and talked with Coach Franklin for the first time," said Derek King. "He seems like a sharp guy. I like him." Vanderbilt lost their last seven games of the 2010 season to finish with a 2-10 record with only one win in the conference. Franklin will have his work cut out for him...

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