| Jul 15, 2014
| 6:35 AM
The dollar figures popped off the page last winter when Virginia Tech hired Buzz Williams to lead the Hokies’ basketball team. Few, if any, schools with such a modest tradition in a sport would commit not only $18.2 million over seven years to the...
| Jul 16, 2014
Virginia Tech sold out 93 consecutive home football games from 1998-2012, a streak that reflected not only the Hokies' national emergence but also college football's burgeoning appeal. Last year, fans filled Lane Stadium once in six dates, again mirroring...
| Jul 16, 2014
It may be a longer, hotter summer for the gun freaks than they have had in some time — mainly the National Rifle Association, which approaches every election with a strategy to oppose everything and dole out money only to candidates who pledge...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 11:18 AM
The annual media pilgrimage to Greensboro, N.C. to interrogate Atlantic Coast Conference football coaches and players regarding the coming season is upon us.
For Virginia coach Mike London and Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer, there's a lot to get...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 6:45 PM
When Kevin Jones first arrived on Virginia Tech’s campus in the fall of 2001, he was as confident and well-prepared as any freshman athlete that ever came to Blacksburg.
Not only was he considered by most recruiting analysts the No. 1 football...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 6:36 PM
An offseason of change in Virginia Tech's men's basketball program continued Wednesday with the formal announcement from the athletic department regarding coach Buzz Williams' hiring of his assistant coach and support staff.
Williams didn't go far to...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 2:47 PM
New Virginia Tech president Tim Sands’ assertion last week that the school’s mandatory student fee for athletics is the lowest among state public institutions is not only correct but also understated.
Sands’ comments came during an...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:54 PM
Though Virginia quarterback David Watford appears to have redeemed himself after failing to meet some offseason expectations, it remains to be seen if he will or won’t face team-mandated discipline early in the season.
At the end of spring...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:43 AM
Construction has started on the new Whole Foods grocery store that will anchor the mixed-use section of the Tech Center at Oyster Point, the Timmons Group announced.
Primary developer W.M. Jordan Co. in Newport News is working with S.J. Collins...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Track and field:
Elaina Balouris concluded her storied William and Mary career Thursday night by placing fifth in the 10,000-meter run at the NCAA championships in Eugene, Ore.
The senior ran a personal-record time of 32 minutes, 46.57 seconds,...
| May 31, 2014
| 5:54 PM
William and Mary went 1-9 versus Football Bowl Subdivision opponents during the last 10 seasons, but don’t for a moment believe that the Tribe was overwhelmed. Seven of those setbacks were by less than two touchdowns, three by a combined 11 points....