Found September 15, 2012 on
Crystal Ball Run:
Virginia Tech isn't doing so well against the Pittsburgh Panthers today. Eventhough they were 10.5 favorites according to Sportsbook.com, Pitt came out and dominated early. We all know Frank Beamer (Virginia Tech's Head Coach) for "Beamer Ball" which emphasizes special teams. Well, Beamer Ball kicked in and we VT returned this punt and took it all the way to the house for a touchdown. Beamer Ball!
BEST OF MAXIM
Virginia Tech wins 10 or more games but there is always
the one loss each year that causes Hokie fans to say “WTF.”
This time it happened at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh
as the Virginia Tech lost to the Pitt Panthers 35-17, the same Panther team that
lost to Youngstown State from the FCS Missouri Valley Football Conference to
open the season.
“It was just their
Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer remembers all too well how Pittsburgh made a habit of ruining potentially special seasons for his program when the two schools were in the Big East.
Nearly a decade after the Hokies bolted for the ACC - where the Panthers are slated to join them next fall - not much has changed.
Pitt forced No. 13 Virginia Tech into four first-half turnovers and...
OK Pitt, you asked for it.
The struggling Panthers will get a glimpse of what awaits them in the ACC next season when they host 13th-ranked Virginia Tech (2-0) on Saturday. Pitt (0-2) will jump from the Big East to the ACC in 2013 and will end up playing the Hokies annually as part of the ACC Coastal Division.
New Panthers coach Paul Chryst says he's not focused on the future...
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- OK Pitt, you asked for it.
A year after the Panthers stunned the Big East by announcing it was joining Syracuse in a mad dash for the stability of the ACC, Pittsburgh gets a taste of what awaits in 2013 when it hosts 13th-ranked Virginia Tech on Saturday.
The Hokies (2-0) made the jump nearly a decade ago, finding immediate success in the ACC. Coach Frank Beamer...
The NCAA's Top 25 is about to get a shakeup. Virginia Tech was put down by future ACC member Pittsburgh in a game that left many feeling that perhaps this program can’t ride on it’s defense’s coattails after all.
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