The Vanderbilt Commodores fought hard this season, finishing with a 21-10 record, which earned them a No. 5 seed in the Big Dance.
They were one of the best teams in the Southeastern Conference, overshadowed a great deal by the mighty Kentucky Wildcats.
Knowing that the Commodores gave Kentucky a real challenge each time they played against each other, Vanderbilt is certainly ready for a good run in the NCAA tournament.
It's a fresh start for everyone, and the Commodores have a chance to showcase their skills in the national spotlight, starting with Harvard in the Round of 64.
With that said, read on to see what the keys are for Vanderbilt's pursuit of a national championship.