Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer has said all along that the Hokies are young and a work in progress. He hopes to see lots of that progress Saturday when they host surprising Boston College. “I said at the very beginning, we’re going to go through some growing pains, and we are,” Beamer said [...]
Game to be broadcasted on ESPN3
Virginia Tech’s infusion of youth at key positions has been a story line throughout its 2014 season, with 167 of its 205 points coming from freshmen such as tailback Marshawn Williams, wide receivers Isaiah Ford and Cam Phillips and tight end Bucky Hodges. Read full article >>
Predicting Saturday's Virginia Tech and Boston College tilt in Blacksburg. The rushing attack will continue to struggle: The weary Virginia Tech running game will not get a break Saturday when they welcome the sixth ranked Boston College run defense to Lane Stadium. Following six straight [...]
Weekly Q&A, this week we talk Boston College Football. This week I had the opportunity to talk BC football with A.J. Black from BC Interruption. Take a look at some of the questions he answered about the 2014 Boston College Eagles ahead of their matchup with the Hokies on Saturday. What style [...]
Match result will decide Hokies ACC Tournament fate
CALGARY — The tunnel of reserve Canadian Football League players had stretched from the end zone to midfield at McMahon Stadium, and the public address announcer first introduced Shawn Lemon to run through it. “Starting for the Calgary Stampeders,” he said, “at defensive end, No. 40…” Lemon [...]
Another slate of solid games begins Thursday night. For the third week in a row the ACC takes center stage Thursday night with a major tilt featuring No. 25 Louisville and No. 2 Florida State. This is by far the biggest challenge remaining in the regular season for the Seminoles and Louisville [...]
Program recognizes top student-athletes
Things aren't getting any better for the Hokies. So now what do we do? 1. What is going on with ball control? For the second consecutive game Michael Brewer didn't throw an interception. That's a much needed improvement. Unfortunately, his production has completely fallen off and other players [...]
A struggling offensive unit for the Hokies will now have to cope with a Boston College defense that features a 6th ranked run defense. Defensive Coordinator: Don Brown Scoring Defense: 13th nationally (18.8 PPG) Passing Defense: 38th nationally (208.4 YPG) Rushing Defense: 6th nationally [...]
As part of The Critical Zone Research Lab at Virginia Tech, Ryan Stewart's research focuses on quantifying and scaling interactions between water, soil, and plant communities.
The award given by the Virginia Society of the American Institute of Architects honors the very best projects in Virginia that are clear examples of thoughtful and engaging design.
The modern dance company, known for its dance creations as well as its cultural and political innovation, will perform on Saturday, Nov. 15, at 7:30 p.m. The performance is presented by the Center for the Arts at Virginia Tech.
In her new position, Marin Riegger will assess students’ child care needs, research potential and affordable programs and support services, and develop a parents’ child care cooperative program.
Converged Technologies for Security, Safety, and Resilience is facilitating cross-disciplinary collaborations that are having a positive impact on safety, security, and resilience at Virginia Tech and the wider community.
Coach Buzz Williams along with players Will Johnston and Adam Smith addressed the basketball media Wednesday. There wasn't a great deal of drama when the ACC announced its preseason media poll for men's basketball. Duke is at the top and Virginia Tech is at the bottom. Beyond that, there [...]
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BLACKSBURG, Va. —Virginia Tech wide receiver Willie Byrn sat through the motivational messages delivered by other seniors in recent weeks. They sounded good in theory — the Hokies would work harder and play with more purpose, all in the name of ensuring this group wouldn’t become the one remembered [...]
Hokies are looking to add one more play-maker in the 2015 class. Buzz Williams and staff have already received commitments from two outstanding player in G-Justin Robinson out of Manassas, VA and F-Kerry Blackshear from Orlando, FL. One more player that the Hokies are really high on is Chris [...]