Virginia Tech Stadium Woods Controversy Demonstrates Why School Isn’t Ready for SEC
It’s the college football offseason, and, if nothing else, that means it’s time for Virginia Tech fans to start speculating about the program’s move to the SEC.
Surely, every Hokie has heard the argument to leave from the ACC by now; the conference is holding the team back from reaching the sport’s highest heights, Florida State and Clemson may be jumping ship sooner rather than later, and it’s a perfect fit geographically. I’d like to take some time to address the problems I see with this argument.
Many are anxious for Tech to make “the leap” to the next level of college football and start contending for a championship, and while that’s a reasonable expectation after one BCS bowl loss after another, it’s just not viable with the university’s current attitude
Tech often acts as if it’s simply another southern football school, and while the huge crowds and devoted national fan base are similar to