| 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.
| Oct 16, 2013
| 3:11 PM
BLACKSBURG — Just getting Dadi Nicolas to Virginia Tech, and keeping him there once he arrived, has taken some effort. Now that he's firmly entrenched in his own unique role, it's starting to pay off.
Nicolas has what all football players envy...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:53 AM
Basketball was the sport du jour Wednesday, but during interviews at the ACC’s preseason media gathering, commissioner John Swofford applauded the freshly minted selection committee for college football’s playoff and again broadsided the...
| Oct 19, 2013
CLEMSON, S.C. — Palmetto Moonshine provided the first clue. Just in front of the inflated mason jar that adorns its parking lot, a "Welcome College GameDay" banner flapped in the breeze as cars cruised west on Hwy. 76 toward Death Valley.
| Oct 19, 2013
| 5:09 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Sarah Teegarden (Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy, 2013) freshman, Wake Forest women’s soccer: It’s not all about goals or even points for Teegarden, but the defensive...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 2:01 AM
One day last summer, a former Navy reservist phoned police in Newport, R.I., to say someone was using a "microwave machine" to send vibrations through his body to keep him from sleeping.
Six weeks later, the same man took a shotgun into the Washington...