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Video: Virginia Tech bad lip reading

The Virginia Tech football team now has their very own bad lip reading video, thanks to the VaTech athletic department. The video was released on the official Virginia Tech athletics YouTube account on Friday, before picking up some steam and generating some buzz around the blogosphere. Check it out below. Can’t get enough of Campus Sports? Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and...
Via Campus Sports Net
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech Unveils Slick New Helmets For 2015 Season

The Hokies will be wearing a new helmet style for their September 12th game against Furman.
Via Gamedayr
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Michael Brewer throws TD pass in Virginia Tech spring game

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) Michael Brewer threw a touchdown pass, and Travon McMillian, Trey Edmunds and J.C. Coleman each scored on short runs to lead Team Medal of Honor to a 24-21 victory in Virginia Tech's spring game on a rainy Saturday. Greg Stroman scored on an 88-yard punt return for Team Pylon, which had two first-half turnovers. Punter Mitchell Ludwig was tackled at the 17 before...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech Unveils New Alternate Helmets for 2015 Game Against Furman

Virginia Tech doesn’t deviate from its usual uniform combinations much, but the Hokies plan on wearing an alternate helmet for their 2015...
Via Athlon Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech unveils new alternate helmet

The Virginia Tech Hokies unveiled a new alternate helmet that the team will wear this season. The helmet will be worn on Sept. 12 when the Hokies play against Furman. The game is “Military Appreciation Day,” so Virginia Tech decided to bust out some fresh new lids. Virginia Tech’s alternate helmets have a very clean, simplistic style, but they still will bring a new stunning...
Via Campus Sports Net
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Virginia Tech Unveils New “White Effect” Helmet For Military Appreciation Day

Virginia Tech football has dabbled with various alternate helmets in recent years, and the Hokies just announced a new lid moments ago. It looks like it’s known as the White Effect helmet, and it uses VT’s primary colors (maroon and orange) along with white for a tri-color look. It will be worn for Military Appreciation Day when the Hokies host Furman on Sept. 12. It’s a pretty...
Via College Spun
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Former VT QB Marcus Vick Drops Some Colorful Comments About Women On Twitter

Former Virginia Tech quarterback Marcus Vick, the brother of famous NFL signal-caller Michael Vick, hasn’t exactly figured out a way to stay out of the headlines for negative reasons since his playing days ended almost a decade ago. Vick has been arrested a half-dozen times, on charges ranging from DUI to brandishing firearms to molestation of a minor. Friday, he found himself...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech announces the format for its spring football game

Every team does its spring game a little differently, and Virginia Tech's official website released the specific set of rules the Hokies will play by this weekend.Two long-time season-ticket holders will serve as the honorary team coaches, according to the release. Instead of splitting the team into two even squads, Tech's first-team defense and second-team defense will make up ...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

OC Scot Loeffler cares about Virginia Tech football, not critics

Offensive coordinator Scot Loeffler hasn't been with the Hokies long enough to hear calls for his firing, but if things don't improve in 2015—Loeffler's third year with the team—the Virginia Tech faithful will let him feel their full wrath.Yet, Loeffler enjoys being in a place where excellence is so vehemently demanded, according to Brian Woodson of the Bluefield Daily Telegraph...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech home games have a major economic impact on community

Everyone loves a football weekend in Blacksburg.Now, thanks to a study by Virginia Tech, the exact impact on the Hokie community has been calculated. Tech's home games draw tons of out-of-towners, and, with them, they bring $69 million, according to the study.The Hokie football fanaticism also creates a few hundred jobs."It's important to note that our approach was conservative...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Hall of Fame broadcaster Bill Roth leaving Virginia Tech for UCLA

In a stunning move, broadcaster Bill Roth is leaving Virginia Tech to take a similar position with UCLA, according to David Teel of the Daily Press.Roth, also known as the voice of the Hokies, had been with Tech since 1988 and had called over 1,000 football and basketball games by Teel's count. This Saturday, when the Hokies play their spring games, the Virginia Tech faithful will...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Could Rich Rodriguez find his way to Virginia Tech?

There is an interesting rumor beginning to make the rounds on the Internet which links Arizona Wildcats head coach Rich Rodriguez to the Virginia Tech Hokies head coaching vacancy. Sure, it is just a rumor that has no factual backing, but the speculation and reasoning behind the move seems to make plenty of sense. According to BlueGoldSports.com, Rich Rodriguez could be the man...
Via Campus Sports Net
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Seminoles Take Series from Hokies in Dramatic Fashion

For the third time in three series, Florida State dropped the opener and for the third time in three series, the Seminoles won the final two games to take the set. Florida State won in dramatic fashion on Sunday as FSU rallied from four runs down for a walk-off win. After edging Alabama State earlier in the week, Florida State is now 22-7 on the year and 9-3 in ACC play. Despite...
Via Noled Out
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech Hokies 2015 Spring Football Preview

Virginia Tech won at least 10 games in eight consecutive seasons from 2004-11. But the Hokies took a step back over the last three years, recording...
Via Athlon Sports
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Preview: FSU Women Face Hokies to Open ACC Tourney

The Florida State women’s basketball team will begin the ACC Tournament on Friday with a game against Virginia Tech. Florida State had a high enough seed (2) to avoid playing in the first two rounds. The same could not be said for the Hokies, who came into the tournament as the lowest seed, having suffered nine straight losses to end the regular season. They had just one win over...
Via Noled Out
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Duke Mocks The Air Circulation At Virginia Tech’s Cassell Coliseum

The Duke men’s basketball team is set to take on Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Va., this evening. The Blue Devils (24-3, 11-3 ACC) come into the contest against the Hokies (10-17, 2-12 ACC) having won seven games in a row, putting themselves in prime position to gain a No. 1 seed in the upcoming NCAA Tournament.  Prior to tipping off against VT, Duke’s official Twitter account...
Via College Spun
February 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Watch Virginia Tech Coach Buzz Williams Bench Press 300-Plus Pounds

While there is no way to officially rank college basketball coaches’ strength, we feel comfortable calling Virginia Tech’s Buzz Williams the strongest coach in the sport.  For proof, watch the following video.  Here’s the Hokies’ men’s basketball coach bench pressing 300-plus pounds.  Heck, Williams might be the strongest person – player or coach – on Virginia Tech’s...
Via College Spun
February 10, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Virginia Tech's Ahmad Hill Called for Foul After Getting Kneed in the Head

Ahmad Hill thought he was doing the valiant and righteous thing when he stepped up in an attempt to draw a charge when Georgia Tech's Chris Bolden went for the dunk. Bolden got his dunk and a foul while Hill got a knee to the head for his efforts.While his head may have been ringing in the end it all worked out for Hill. The Hokies won 65-63. Read more »
Via FatManWriting
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Getting To Know The Opponent: Virginia Tech Hokies

Virginia Polytechnic institute and State University, better known as Virginia Tech, is a public land-grant university with its main campus located in Blacksburg, Virginia.  Virginia Tech educates about 31,205 students and their acceptance rate is about 70%.  The athletic teams at Va Tech are known as the Hokies, and the school colors are burnt orange and Chicago maroon. ...
Via The Cardinal Connect
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Virginia Tech WR Isaiah Ford completed a 30 yard pass to QB Michael Brewer

The Hokies are emptying the playbook early and this one helped them get on the scoreboard and tie Cincinnati in the first quarter….
Via The Student Section
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Military Bowl Preview and Prediction: Cincinnati vs. Virginia Tech

On paper, the battle lines are clearly drawn when it comes to this season's Military Bowl matchup between Cincinnati and Virginia Tech. Navy-...
Via Athlon Sports
December 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech To Wear Stars And Stripes Helmet For Military Bowl vs. Cincinnati

Back in September, Virginia Tech wore a new helmet, featuring a patriotic ‘VT’ logo, for Military Appreciation Day against East Carolina. With the Hokies heading to the Military Bowl in Annapolis, MD on December 27, they will get another chance to break out these cool, patriotic lids. The #Hokies will be wearing the Stars & Stripes helmets for the @MilitaryBowl per @Hokiesports...
Via College Spun
December 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech Fan is a Little Confused About the Whole #HokieRespect Thing

Like many schools these days Virginia Tech has instituted a program to encourage students to act like rational, sane human beings at sporting events rather than uncontrollable morons (I'm paraphrasing of course). They call it Hokies Respect.During Friday night's nationally televised game against Virginia one fan was spotted proudly not abiding by the program.@SBNationGIF/TwitterRead more »
Via FatManWriting
November 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech Pleads To ‘Save The Turkeys’ In Thanksgiving PSA (Video)

For many, Thanksgiving is a joyous holiday spent with friends and family around an endless bounty of food. For a certain aviary species, though, it’s a nightmare come true. No one knows this more than the Hokie, the turkey-like mascot of Virginia Tech’s athletic teams, who watches hundreds of thousands of his brethren get placed on the Thanksgiving table every year. This season...
Via NESN.com
November 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech and Virginia Searching for Answers in Critical Rivalry Matchup

Virginia and Virginia Tech entered 2014 with different expectations. Thanks to a favorable schedule and a talented defense, the Hokies were pegged...
Via Athlon Sports
November 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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