| Nov 16, 2013
| 7:35 PM
After seeing what a handful of negative plays can do to an offense in losses to Duke and Boston College, Virginia Tech's 27-24 overtime loss was a lesson in what happens when a team doesn't do enough with opportunities or gets chances taken away from it....
| Nov 16, 2013
| 5:04 PM
BLACKSBURG — The odds of Virginia Tech making Maryland's C.J. Brown look like all-conference material seemed slim. After all, this was senior day in Lane Stadium, and an improved outlook in the topsy-turvy ACC Coastal Division was on the line....
| Feb 5, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Though defending national champion Florida State did what it could Wednesday to take some luster off Virginia Tech's signing day experience, Hokies coach Frank Beamer didn't let the recruits who slipped from his grasp ruin his mood.
By adding depth...
| Feb 6, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Quin Blanding announced his decision to play college football at Virginia nearly a year ago. Safe to say, much has transpired since.
Chief among the developments: the Cavaliers' 2-10 record last season, their worst since 1981,...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 1:23 PM
BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech football owns the nation’s second-longest bowl streak, while the athletics department, unlike many peers, operates in the black. The Hokies are attaining new heights in the Directors Cup all-sports standings and rank...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 3:55 PM
BLACKSBURG — Though linebacker Tariq Edwards still stung from Virginia Tech's overtime loss Nov. 16 to Maryland, a fan who bumped into Edwards over the weekend during a shopping trip forced him to move on.
While cruising the aisles in Wal-Mart,...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 6:35 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — In what was a tight, competitive contest, the final two and a half minutes of the first half featured a rollercoaster of emotions for Virginia and Virginia Tech on Saturday at Scott Stadium.
The two squads traded field goals...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 6:38 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer doubts a 10-game winning streak in the Commonwealth Cup matchup will happen again, but he couldn't sell that idea to the Tech fans who voiced their opinions Saturday during Tech's 16-6 win at...
| Dec 1, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Duke-North Carolina delivered a classic. Ohio State-Michigan, Georgia-Georgia Tech, Oregon-Oregon State all that and then some. Auburn-Alabama? Lord have mercy.
Virginia Tech-Virginia, not so much.
In a finale that reflected...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 7:21 PM
Virginia Tech will make its first football trip west of Nebraska in 10 years Dec. 31 to play in the Sun Bowl in El Paso, Texas, against No. 17 UCLA.
Tech (8-4) is slated to make a bowl appearance for a 21st consecutive season, which is the second-...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:43 AM
Inconvenient travel and lurking Juarez danger aside, the Sun Bowl is a quality destination for Virginia Tech’s football program and part of a historically difficult postseason lineup for the ACC.
The Hokies’ Dec. 31 encounter with UCLA in El...