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  • U.Va. might have reason for hope, after all

    His program mired in its longest losing streak since 1982, Virginia football coach Al Groh spent part of Saturday searching for life rafts. Lo and behold, he found two that just might float. First, the three teams that have beaten the Cavaliers this...
  • Even the Hokies' lapses turn golden

    Ryan Williams gathered the handoff and darted toward the assigned hole. There Virginia Tech's tailback prodigy encountered a 245-pound roadblock. With Boston College linebacker Mike McLaughlin in his path, Williams reversed course, sprinted to the left...
  • Watch out for the Peninsula'a Big Five

    Our team is stacked. We've got a lock-down defender at point guard, length and range on the wings, size and strength inside. These five won't play together. In fact, their homes stretch from the Show Me State to Shoe Lane. But they are most certainly...
  • Questions we'd like answered at ACC's preseason football gathering

    Questions we'd like answered at ACC's preseason football gathering
    The ACC's annual preseason football gabfest starts today in Greensboro, N.C., with — what else? — free food. After the collective gluttony, commissioner John Swofford, players, coaches and bowl reps will endure questions that range from...
  • Virginia Tech picked to rule ACC

    Virginia Tech picked to rule ACC
    Virginia Tech's poll numbers are slipping, but the Hokies still rate a clear choice to rule ACC football. Such was the verdict of media attending the conference's preseason kickoff Monday. The question was, can Virginia Tech parlay a league title into...
  • ACC football 2010: League should be much improved

    The Final Frontier means many things to many folk. For Mr. Spock groupies, it's the fifth Star Trek flick. For metal heads, it's Iron Maiden's upcoming album. For distance runners, it's breaking two hours in the marathon. The Final Frontier for the ACC...
  • Hokies' highest preseason start likely would elevate them to title game if they go undefeated

    Hokies' highest preseason start likely would elevate them to title game if they go undefeated
    Virginia Tech, Oklahoma, Ohio State and LSU are the club's sole members. Cincinnati nearly joined them last year. The shared distinction: Those teams emerged from outside of the coaches' preseason top 10 to qualify for the Bowl Championship Series...
  • Despite losing two NFL draft choices on defense, William and Mary expected to contend in CAA

    Despite losing two NFL draft choices on defense, William and Mary expected to contend in CAA
    WILLIAMSBURG — Jimmye Laycock is tan, rested and ready as he enters his 31st season as William and Mary's football coach. For this Tribe faithful can thank Grail Johnson. Grail is Laycock's first grandchild. She was born this spring to Laycock's...
  • Rous named Virginia Symphony conductor

    Benjamin Rous has been selected as the new associate conductor of the Virginia Symphony. His first assignment here will be conducting the symphony's free outdoor pre-season concerts in August-September. As associate conductor, he'll be responsible for...
  • Former Peninsula District stars could answer critical questions for Hokies

    Former Peninsula District stars could answer critical questions for Hokies
    Virginia Tech-Boise State, the centerpiece of college football's opening week, likely hinges on two questions. Can the Hokies' offensive line bulldoze the Broncos, allowing Tech to control the clock and keep Boise's potent offense plastered to the bench?...
  • Virginia Tech is 0-2, but 0-0 in the ACC; a fresh start is still possible

    Virginia Tech began the season ranked No. 10 in the country and looking toward the nation's marquee season opener against No. 3 Boise State. The Hokies were thinking about a win in front of the pro-Virginia Tech FedEx Field crowd and bursting into the...