| Dec 20, 2013
| 9:58 PM
James Madison’s new era in football will begin with Everett Withers as head coach.
The Dukes made official Friday what had been rumored the previous day, hiring Ohio State’s co-defensive coordinator to replace Mickey Matthews, who was fired...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 8:28 PM
Hampton gained one of its most remarkable victories in school history, outlasting Big 12 opponent Kansas State 86-75 Saturday with a game-closing 12-0 run in the second overtime period before a crowd of 587 at the HU Convocation Center.
| Oct 2, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Big-foot conferences and the NCAA bank hundreds of millions annually in television revenue. Coaches, commissioners and athletic directors reside in Rocky Mountain-high tax brackets. Jerseys and video games jump from the shelves.
Meanwhile, the linchpins...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 6:29 PM
Virginia Tech added a final piece to its 2014 men’s basketball recruiting class Friday night with a commitment from guard Jalen Hudson.
Hudson, a 6-foot-4, 185-pound senior at St. Vincent-St. Mary High in Akron, Ohio, confirmed his commitment to...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 4:09 AM
Virginia Tech’s home football game Saturday against North Carolina will start shortly after 12:30, ideal for newspaper hacks fighting early deadlines, anathema to fans who crave more tailgate time and believe Lane Stadium rocks best after dark....
| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:51 AM
Admission to the Bud Foster Quarterback Club pretty much requires a Heisman Trophy, Pro Bowl paycheck or friendship with the bouncer. The list of passers Virginia Tech’s veteran defensive coordinator has schemed against is that exclusive.
| Oct 10, 2013
| 10:39 PM
BLACKSBURG — Just two years ago, Robert Alberti had reached the point he didn't really want to look at a soccer ball anymore if he wasn't playing in a game.
Practices at Virginia Tech were a chore. Even pregame warmups his sophomore season were...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 10:10 PM
Jeff Jones, a 6-foot-6 Virginia freshman forward whose namesake father is Old Dominion’s head coach, is among the walk-ons to make the U.Va. team.
He averaged 13.6 points, 9.5 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game as a high...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 12:37 PM
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Frank Beamer has been a spectator, a guest of honor and a green flag-waver at Bristol Motor Speedway. Now, after nearly 17 years of talking about it, he'll finally be a football coach at the track.
Virginia Tech and Tennessee were...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 1:09 PM
Paige Dalton and Brennan Keil announce their engagement. They met seven years ago working as lifeguards at the Fallston Swim Club.
Dalton is the daughter of Ed and Christine Dalton of Baldwin and is a 2011 graduate of Virginia Tech. She is a civil...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 7:10 PM
Though he’d been a part of Virginia Tech’s football program for 2 1/2 years, Dadi Nicolas’ three-sack game last Saturday in No. 19 Tech’s 19-9 win against Pittsburgh was in many ways an introduction to Tech fans.