RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Frank Beamer

A collection of news and information related to Frank Beamer published by this site and its partners.

Top Frank Beamer Articles

Displaying items 45-55
  • Virginia Tech avoids self-destruction in 17-16 upset win at No. 19 Duke

     Virginia Tech avoids self-destruction in 17-16 upset win at No. 19 Duke
    DURHAM, N.C. — When you're two losses from oblivion, and barely clinging to bowl hopes like Virginia Tech was heading into Saturday's game at No. 19 Duke, winning with style points doesn't factor into the equation. So, after Tech's 17-16 upset...
  • U.Va.'s season, London's future hinge on two-game stretch that starts with Miami

    CHARLOTTESVILLE — The email arrived just after midnight Sunday: ESPN2 had slotted Virginia's home football game versus Miami this Saturday for 7 p.m. Upon tweeting the news, I heard instantly from a Hurricanes fan. "Season ended an hour ago."...
  • Virginia Tech football feels more confident as it preps for struggling Wake Forest

    BLACKSBURG — Just a few minutes after the Atlantic Coast Conference announced Monday that Virginia Tech would host its Black Friday game against Virginia at the fan-pleasing time of 8 p.m., Hokies coach Frank Beamer got deep into the killjoy game....
  • Victory over Duke among most unusual in Beamer's 28 seasons at Virginia Tech

    Victory over Duke among most unusual in Beamer's 28 seasons at Virginia Tech
    Virginia Tech converted a scant 2-of-15 third downs Saturday at Duke. But man, the two loomed XXL in the Hokies’ 17-16 victory. On a third-and-4 from his own 8-yard line early in the second quarter, Michael Brewer completed a 14-yard pass to...
  • ACC head football coaches make less than power conference colleagues, per USA Today survey

      The ACC lags behind its power conference colleagues in paying its head football coaches, according to USA Today’s annual Bowl Subdivision salary database. Florida State’s Jimbo Fisher is the ACC’s highest-paid coach, but his $3,...
  • Virginia Tech sticks with Michael Brewer as starting QB heading into Virginia game

    Virginia Tech sticks with Michael Brewer as starting QB heading into Virginia game
    Though Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer wants to give backup quarterback Brenden Motley a chance to play more, Michael Brewer will continue to be Tech’s starting quarterback Friday when it hosts Virginia. While Brewer will stay on as Tech’...
  • Which college football coaches will join Will Muschamp looking for a new job?

      As the college football season winds down to the regular season finale, there are plenty of storylines outside of the new College Football Playoff to consider including the job status of several big name coaches. Here are five coaches who’s...
  • Who has the edge? Sizing up U.Va. at Virginia Tech

    Friday's game VIRGINIA (5-6, 3-4 ACC) AT VIRGINIA TECH (5-6, 2-5) WHEN: 8 p.m. TV: ESPN. WHERE: Lane Stadium, Blacksburg. OFFENSE Neither U.Va. nor Tech has been terribly captivating on offense, but offensive line injuries for both teams —...
  • No easy answers for Beamer, Virginia Tech amid decline

    Three days before this season's opening game, Virginia Tech announced a two-year contract extension for iconic football coach Frank Beamer. The Hokies promptly dismissed William and Mary and, a week later, upset No. 8 Ohio State on the road. Tech was...
  • Miami crushes punchless Virginia Tech 30-6 behind huge night by Duke Johnson

    Miami crushes punchless Virginia Tech 30-6 behind huge night by Duke Johnson
    BLACKSBURG – By the time Miami had finished its 30-6 dismantling of Virginia Tech, the enthusiasm that had buoyed Lane Stadium’s largest crowd of the season at the outset of Tech’s first Thursday night home game in two years had...
  • Virginia Tech deals with uncertain future after being blasted at home by Miami

    BLACKSBURG — As far as college football disasters are concerned, Virginia Tech's 30-6 loss to Miami on Thursday night in Lane Stadium ranks somewhere around Hindenburg level, especially considering the loss presents Tech with an uphill climb just to...