Originally written on ajc.com  |  Last updated 11/8/14
Opening statement: I thought that Virginia Tech played a really good game. We came back there in the second half, took the lead and I thought had some momentum, and we got the big penalty that really kind of changed the game. If you could point to one thing that changed the game, we’re going to be up five, they’re going to be punting from inside their 10- or 12-yard line and we have a chance to get the ball back and instead, they get a first down, go down and score a touchdown, re-take the lead. It’s disappointing. I thought that Virginia Tech played well and did what they had to do. They kept the ball for the most part. After the first two drives, I think they scored every time they had the ball except for the one time they turned it over, and we couldn’t match it. Q: How much did the penalty take the wind from your team? A: It was huge, and you compound it with the fact that then they drive it down and they score. Instead of getting the ball back somewhere around midfield, …
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