Found July 11, 2013 on Fox Sports Carolinas:
Virginia Tech football already had a few question marks surrounding its offense going into the 2013 season. And now its about to get a little bit tougher as one of the only running backs with significant experience, Michael Holmes, has been dismissed from the university. As a redshirt freshman, Holmes started five games and had 70 rushing attempts for 280 yards and four touchdowns. But he really came on during spring practice this year, and was listed as a possible second-string back along with a few others. The only other back on the roster with more carries was projected starter J.C. Coleman (109 rushes for 492 yards). Mere hours after Holmes led all rushers in Virginia Techs spring game with 24 yards, though, he was arrested after a fight outside of a bar in downtown Blacksburg. The incident was pretty complicated -- suffice it to say that Holmes was coming to the aid of his girlfriend -- but, according to Commonwealth Attorney Mary Pettitts statement, Holmes exceeded his right...
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