Ranking the Hardest Working SEC Coaches

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Nov 7, 2015; Gainesville, FL, USA; Vanderbilt Commodores head coach Derek Mason reacts against the Florida Gators during the second half at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. Florida Gators defeated the Vanderbilt Commodores 9-7. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Derek Mason

Average Recruiting Ranking in the SEC: 14th
Winning Percentage: 14th
Hard Working Rating: 0

Derek Mason has done exactly what everyone expected him to do with the Vanderbilt roster.


When you recruit the worst of any school, you don’t have to do a whole lot to meet expectations. And to show how easy it is to meet those expectations, Derek Mason will easily hold on to his job at the end of this season because the Commodores have improved this year and won one SEC game. And they haven’t been blown out of the water. So that’s all he has had to do.

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