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At a certain point, this is going beyond just being competitive in football

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Just what the hell is this?

NCAA Football: Middle Tennessee at Vanderbilt Jim Brown-USA TODAY Sports

The hits just keep on coming.

On a podcast yesterday, Chris Lee at VandySports revealed that apparently Vanderbilt football’s locker rooms have not had air conditioning for a while. It is, of course, July in Nashville; the high temperature today is 96 degrees. And that may not even be the worst of it.

Oh, okay.

And it’s one thing to make the argument that this is about being competitive. Former basketball player Matthew Fisher-Davis went that route in a Twitter thread today:

...but problems with things like air conditioning and showers and food frankly makes Vanderbilt sound like the Fyre Festival of the Southeastern Conference. This is just very basic stuff being neglected by the university, because reasons.

Oh, yeah, and they still haven’t really said anything about that sexual assault accusation last month. You know, while we’re on the subject.