| Nov 19, 2014
| 11:51 AM
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,...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 1:54 PM
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’...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 8:39 AM
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...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 9:00 AM
VIRGINIA (5-6, 3-4 ACC) AT VIRGINIA TECH (5-6, 2-5)
WHEN: 8 p.m. TV: ESPN.
WHERE: Lane Stadium, Blacksburg.
Neither U.Va. nor Tech has been terribly captivating on offense, but offensive line injuries for both teams —...
| Nov 28, 2014
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.
| Oct 27, 2014
| 4:06 PM
BLACKSBURG — If there ever was a true quarterback controversy in Blacksburg, it apparently lasted less than 72 hours.
Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer said Monday that Michael Brewer took all the first-team snaps in Sunday's practice at...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 4:58 PM
In the aftermath of Virginia Tech's 30-6 loss to Miami last Thursday, Tech wide receiver Willie Byrn heard his fair share of teammates speaking in impassioned tones about getting it right before it's too late.
He's heard those things before, and he...
| Nov 2, 2014
BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech improved Saturday. The Hokies were far better on offense, marginally so on defense. Most revealing, about resolve rather than talent, they traded haymakers with one of the ACC's most physical teams.
But Boston College'...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 1:00 PM
BLACKSBURG – Boston College scored the final 10 points Saturday to hand Virginia Tech its third consecutive defeat, 33-31.
Previously punchless on offense, the Hokies used three fourth-down conversions, including a punt fake, to score 14 points...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 2:44 AM
Virginia Tech’s gifted-but-flawed defense, indeed its spiraling 2014 season, can be abridged by the following sequences from Saturday’s 33-31 home loss to Boston College.
On an Eagles first-and-10 midway through the second quarter, Hokies...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 9:49 PM
In one of the most surprising developments of Virginia Tech's disappointing football season, senior quarterback Mark Leal has decided to leave the program to pursue “a professional opportunity,” according to a statement from Tech's athletic...