| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:04 PM
BLACKSBURG — As a specific breed of college alum known as "a Michigan man," Virginia Tech offensive coordinator Scot Loeffler has distinct recollections of wearing a maize-and-blue uniform and strapping on a headset as a Wolverines assistant in Ohio...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 2:18 PM
During the preseason, wide receiver Willie Byrn made a habit of getting a read on what quarterback Michael Brewer thought about Virginia Tech’s progress in establishing a more up-tempo offensive approach.
Brewer’s reaction was often...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 4:54 PM
BLACKSBURG — While it's true Virginia Tech's chances of pulling off an upset Saturday may have improved mid-August when Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller suffered a season-ending injury, his exit ruined some of Tech cornerback Kendall Fuller's...
| Sep 3, 2014
Virginia Tech faithful recall all too well the Hokies' most recent road game against a top-10 opponent. Ranked No. 2 at kickoff and No. 1 at season's end, LSU set the standard for beatdowns of quality Frank Beamer teams.
Saturday night, nearly seven...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 5:52 AM
Seasoned quarterback who minimized mistakes. Salty defense that played as advertised. Healthy dose of Beamer Ball.
Those are staples of many a Virginia Tech football victory, and they certainly were indispensable to the Hokies’ only three...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Sept. 1 at Louisville at 8 p.m. on ESPN: The Hurricanes have said they are eager to avenge their loss to the Cardinals in the Russell Athletic Bowl that capped the 2013 season.
Sept. 6 vs. Florida A&M at 7 p.m. on ESPN3.com: FAMU is very much in...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Frank Beamer turns 68 in October, and his College Football Hall of Fame credentials were long ago secured. But rather than plot retirement and more frequent fleecing of golf partners, Virginia Tech’s iconic coach has signed a two-year contract...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Virginia Tech extends Beamer's contract through 2018
Thursday's Daily Press front page noted a story in the Sports section that Virginia Tech football coach Frank Beamer's contract was extended through the 2018 season.
•Richard Diakun: Rats ......
| Aug 30, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Mere weeks after becoming Virginia Tech’s athletic director, Whit Babcock fired the Hokies’ basketball coach and hired a replacement with more NCAA tournament victories in six seasons than Tech has in its history.
But no matter how...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 5:51 PM
BLACKSBURG — As the freshly minted starting quarterback for Virginia Tech, Michael Brewer took the safe route early this week when asked about personal ambitions for the season, simply stating he just wanted to win.
His modest goal sheet is...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 12:42 PM
As he anxiously awaits concrete details on NCAA reform and a potential ACC channel, both of which will have enormous impacts on Virginia Tech’s balance sheet, Whit Babcock continues to work on the promise he made when hired.