| Dec 15, 2013
BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech's 21st consecutive bowl, Wake Forest's regime change and Texas' political theater remind anew of Frank Beamer's remarkable tenure at his alma mater, a fact not lost on the man himself.
Beamer, you see, is exceptionally...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 4:53 PM
BLACKSBURG - A week spent behind the wheel driving around to schmooze with football recruits gave offensive coordinator Scot Loeffler time to reflect on Virginia Tech's season.
Though he may not be a glass half-empty guy by nature, Loeffler couldn't...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 9:38 PM
Report: JMU to hire Ohio State co-defensive coordinator Withers
Ohio State co-defensive coordinator Everett Withers will be named James Madison's head coach, sources told FootballScoop.com. Withers reportedly was on campus Thursday...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 3:09 PM
Starting with two NFL alums at quarterback, you could assemble quite the all-star team of Virginia Tech football players who hailed from north of the Mason-Dixon Line. But the Hokies’ recent recruiting success up yonder might be unprecedented in...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 12:45 PM
With Maryland set to play at Virginia Tech on Saturday, I responded to some questions from Andy Bitter, a sports reporter who covers the Hokies for the Virginian-Pilot and Roanoke Times.
In response, I asked Bitter some questions on Virginia Tech....
| Jul 13, 2013
| 2:40 PM
HAMPTON — Curt Newsome doesn't talk around it or sugarcoat it. Getting fired stung. He took it hard. He took it personally.
But with the help of family, friends and coaching colleagues, he is back on his feet, with men he respects and admires in a...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 10:06 AM
With no Johnny Manziel or two-time defending national champion, the ACC’s preseason football clambake Sunday and Monday is unlikely to match the SEC’s for headlines. But here are some questions that I hope are asked.
| Jul 19, 2013
| 9:29 PM
Coastal Plain League:
The Peninsula Pilots beat archrival Edenton 10-5 Friday at War Memorial Stadium as every Pilots starter had a hit in the first five innings.
The Pilots, who finished with 15 hits, beat Edenton for just the third time in nine...
| Jul 23, 2013
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Frank Beamer "can't talk about it." Not about receiver Kevin Asante's abrupt removal from Virginia Tech's roster or the chances of his return. Not about tailback Michael Holmes' banishment from school after his conviction for...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 12:02 PM
While the play-caller has changed, and the options in the backfield have taken an offseason hit, Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer’s philosophy regarding his running game remains the same as always.
Find a couple guys he likes - in this case, J.C....
| Jul 24, 2013
Preseason media days are gifts that keep on giving, and not just the lingering heartburn from 24/7 gratis vittles. The ACC's just-completed football boondoggle in Greensboro, N.C. — compliments on the grilled salmon topped with fried leeks —...