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Hokies Hang on in Nail-Biter Win Over Pittsburgh, 20-14.

It wasn’t pretty, but a win is a win. Virginia Tech hosted the Pittsburgh Panthers on Senior Day at Lane Stadium, eager to put two horrendous losses in the rear view mirror. And the Hokies certainly started the game off like it, scripting together a nice opening drive, as a huge catch-and-run [...]

Hokies vs Pitt: Gobbler Country Game Picks

It’s time for the Gobbler Country Staff Game Picks. We are going 0-0 for the last two games. Everything else is done and in the past. Hokies need to go 3-0 for the end of 2017 and it all starts this weekend with Pittsburgh. Joshua Schneider - 0-0 I still don't like the offense at this [...]

Luke Tenuta joins #ExitLight18

New offensive line commitment Luke Tenuta is starting to signal the end of the #ExitLight18 recruiting class. Well, better late than never? Downside of the full time gig is when kids commit in the middle of the day, you can’t make it until you get home. Well, Offensive Tackle Luke Tenuta [...]

Miscues, Missed Free Throws Spell Disaster for Hokies in 77-71 Loss to Saint Louis

The Hokies just looked off tonight, losing their first game in the 2K Classic. The Hokies, coming off two strong performances against weak defenses, hit a brick wall against the Saint Louis Billikens. Virginia Tech was mediocre with their shooting, specifically from the free throw line, where [...]

Preview: Virginia Tech Hokies vs. Pittsburgh Panthers – The Grudge is Real

It’s not a rivalry. It’s a grudge match. Rivalries have history, and some sort of emotion besides steaming dislike. Pitt has found a way to frustrate and derail us on too many occasions. We need to beat them at Lane Stadium on Saturday. There isn’t a ton of history between Pitt [...]

Virginia Tech Hokies: Three Games Left and Not Many Offensive Answers

We have two regular season games left, and a bowl. The coaches sound like they’ve lost confidence in the offense, and what should have been two easy wins and a nice bowl might not turn out that way. There are two more regular season games, and a bowl to play before the 2017 season wraps. [...]

Hokies Lose Terrell Edmunds for the Remainder of the Season

Well there a breaking point in the pain and mobility level for every person, and Terrell’s chronic shoulder injury finally beat him to the end of the season. 247 Sports is reporting just a notch more than most things, but Terrell Edmunds has been battling a shoulder issue most of the season. [...]

Keshon Artis Commits to the Hokies

The Hokies pick up an additional recruit on Tuesday in Ocean Lakes linebacker Well, despite the issues on the field, Virginia Tech recruiting marches on, and today, the Hokies picked up a commitment from an in-state linebacker. Keshon Artis, a linebacker from Ocean Lakes High School in the [...]

ACC Rankings Week 11

Atlantic 1. Clemson Tigers: Clemson responded to their close call with NCST with a dominating performance over the Seminoles. The Tiger defense was all over FSU, holding them to 229 total offensive yards, generating two turnovers, and allowing only 21 rushing yards on 24 carries for [...]

Virginia Tech football: 5 takeaways in Hokies’ loss at Georgia Tech

Mistakes, a putrid offense and big plays allowed on defense cost the Hokies. The Virginia Tech Hokies suffered their second straight loss on Saturday with a 28-22 defeat at the hands of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. Tech, already eliminated from Coastal Division contention after last week’s [...]

Hokies Outscore The Citadel 132-92 on a Record Setting Night

Virginia Tech moves to 2-0 on the season after scoring 100 points in back-to-back games. No, that is not an NBA scoreline in the headline. A season ago, the Hokies dropped 113 on the Citadel. Tonight they one-upped themselves, exploding for a school-record 132 points in regulation. NEW. [...]

Virginia Tech football: Freshman receiver Kalil Pimpleton reportedly set to transfer

The freshman receiver has seen little action this fall. Attrition happens. Of course, it’s usually after the season or during the spring when we hear of it. On Sunday, attrition hit the Virginia Tech Hokies on the heels of two straight ugly losses on the gridiron. True freshman receiver [...]

Hokies Drop Out of the Top 25’s Land at 26 in each

Well, we knew this was going to happen if we lost to Georgia Tech. The Hokies have dropped out of both the AP and Amway Coaches Top 25 polls. We settle at 26 in each and that might still be generous. Well it’s the Sunday evening football poll article, and well the news is pretty much as [...]

Georgia Tech defeats Virginia Tech 28-22

It was another ugly offensive performance for the Hokies. The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets defeated the No. 17 Virginia Tech Hokies 28-22 on Saturday. With the loss, the Hokies fall to 7-3 on the season and 3-3 in ACC play. It was another disappointing day for the offense. Georgia Tech quarterback [...]

Virginia Tech Hokies and Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Duel; 14-9 GT

The expected fist fight has completed it’s first half, the teams are not liking each other much. Georgia Tech has broken a few big runs. Virginia Tech has started slow and stalled twice in the Red Zone. What else is new? It’s 14-9 Georgia Tech at the half, and the Hokie Defense has [...]

Virginia Tech Basketball : Mercy, Mercy Me

Hokies run away from Detroit Mercy in the opener! Check out the video highlights from the hardwood here! The Virginia Tech Hokies basketball team tipped off the 2017/18 season off in grand fashion at Cassell Coliseum tonight. The Hokies hosted Detroit Mercy in a non con affair, and Virginia [...]

Virginia Tech Football : Gobbler Country Staff Picks

The Hokies are looking for some redemption this Saturday. Bryan Manning (8-1) The Virginia Tech Hokies lost their second game of the season last week to a good Miami team, eliminating them from ACC title contention. So this week’s battle at Georgia Tech doesn’t mean quite as much. But [...]

Preview: Virginia Tech Hokies vs Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

There are rivalries in the Virginia Tech football trunk. Miami, ECU, Syracuse, Pitt, Wahoos bring up often bitter tastes, but there is one that is growing even more pronounced because of its relative newness. The Hokies go to Bobby Dodd to face the Yellow Jackets. Fuente wants some payback [...]

Virginia Tech Basketball 2017-18 Season Primer

Everything you need to know about the upcoming season in one place Virginia Tech tips their season off Friday night in Cassell Coliseum, hoping to build off a successful 2016 campaign where they gained national traction. With a solid recruiting class under his wing, Buzz Williams should [...]

Virginia Tech Hokie 2017 Defense is Actually Very Good.

I spent an hour going through the Hokie Sports Box Score for the Miami Game. Please don’t complain about the defense. They held the ‘Canes to a beatable number. In the last article, we talked about the Offense and the current record. After the bunk that I have heard about the Miami [...]