| Sep 28, 2014
| 2:49 PM
As much as Virginia Tech hoped this would be a breakout weekend for its rushing attack, now it’s fair to wonder just how damaging this weekend has been for the Hokies’ running game.
After running for 308 yards in Saturday’s 35-17 win...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 4:15 PM
BLACKSBURG — With the bulk of the Atlantic Coast Conference grind around the corner, the priority lists for what Virginia and Virginia Tech need to improve have expanded heading into their final nonconference games of the season against Mid-American...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Lane Stadium was a teenager when we first met. It was the fall of 1980, my senior year at James Madison, and as a fledgling scribe I accompanied the Dukes to Virginia Tech for the first football game between the I-81 neighbors.
| Sep 20, 2014
| 6:21 PM
BLACKSBURG — After leading Virginia Tech to an upset win two weekends ago at then-No. 8 Ohio State, Michael Brewer might not have been too surprised to return from Columbus and find a bronze statue in his likeness waiting for him.
The mood —...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 6:56 PM
VIRGINIA TECH (6-6, 3-5 ACC) VS. CINCINNATI (9-3, 7-1 AAC)
WHAT: Military Bowl
WHEN: 1 p.m.
WHERE: Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium; Annapolis, Md.
Just keeping guys healthy has been a chore all season for Tech. J.C. Coleman will be...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 3:42 PM
BLACKSBURG — Sitting in Virginia Tech’s offensive line meeting room Sunday with a sheet of paper in front of him, left guard Wyatt Teller had the unenviable task of grading his performance in last Saturday’s 6-3 double-overtime loss at...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 5:17 PM
BLACKSBURG — A second piercing defeat in eight days still marinating, nary a fan remained in Lane Stadium late Saturday afternoon. The grounds crew cut the grass, workers collected trash and — incongruity alert — the oversized video...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 2:20 PM
College football teams delivered upsets, overtime wins and a true Hail Mary play during weekend.
Check out the top 10 things we learned from the latest action on the gridiron.
1.Sometimes its better to be lucky than good. Not only did the top-...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:20 PM
Florida State ambushed nine ACC opponents by a staggering 38.9 points per game last year. The Seminoles scored at least 41 in each league outing, allowed more than 14 only once and humbled eventual Orange Bowl champion Clemson 51-14 — in Death...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:52 PM
Luther Maddy couldn't help but notice some level of pessimism during the spring and summer in connection with the national outlook for Virginia Tech's defense for the coming season.
Last week at the Atlantic Coast Conference Kickoff media event in...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:00 PM
From head coach Frank Beamer’s practice routines to football helmet studies in the school’s biomedical engineering department, Virginia Tech takes a serious approach to player safety in areas of contact and concussions.
We published a...