Without question, the marquee event of the 2016 college football regular season is going to be the ‘Battle at Bristol’ between Tennessee and Virginia Tech. The two squads will be playing at Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee (almost exactly midway between campuses), which can seat 160,000 fans. It’s expected to be the highest-ever-attended college football game.
Clemson looks to end a five-game losing streak as it opens conference play against Virginia Tech.
NC State appears to be in great shape with one-time Virginia Tech commitment Michael Barnett, one of the top defensive end prospects in the country.
Welcome to our next edition of "The Five," where we take a look at five trends from Maryland's 64-47 victory against Virginia Tech March 4 at the Comcast Center.
Former Texas Tech quarterback Michael Brewer has decided to transfer to Virginia Tech. The news was announced on Sunday, as Brewer announced his...
The rumored interest Michael Brewer has expressed in Virginia Tech is about to become more tangible.
Confirming rumblings from earlier in the week, Andy Bitter of the Roanoke Times is reporting that the erstwhile Texas Tech quarterback will visit Blacksburg at some point this weekend. Brewer has been in contact with members of the Tech football program in what served as a precursor...
Could Logan Thomas‘ replacement under center come from someone currently not on Virginia Tech’s roster? That could be the case according to a report from the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
Citing a source with knowledge of the situation, the Times-Dispatch‘s Mike Barber is reporting that Michael Brewer has been in contact with members of the Hokies football program regarding a...
Vanessa Panousis tied a career-high with 24 points as Virginia Tech won for the first time in Chapel Hill, upsetting No. 11 North Carolina 50-47 on Sunday.
Virginia Tech led the second half until North Carolina used a 13-1 run to take a 43-37 lead with 6:55 remaining. The Hokies answered with an 8-0 run, capped by Panousis' three points, to regain the lead at 46-43 with 1:56...
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15 days ago
Virginia head coach Tony Bennett will look to move 13-1 in the ACC on Tuesday against Virginia Tech. Bennett discusses the Hokies, his team's ability to win close games and more below.
Len'Nique Brown hit a game-winning floater with 4.5 seconds left in overtime to lead No. 14 North Carolina State past Virginia Tech 72-71 on Sunday.
Brown's game-winner followed a 3-pointer by Hannah Young that gave Virginia Tech a 71-70 lead with 27 seconds remaining. Virginia Tech had a chance to win in the waning seconds but Serafina Maulupe's heave at the buzzer...
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29 days ago
Virginia Tech has hired Whit Babcock as its new athletic director, the school announced Friday.
Babcock, who has served as Cincinnati athletic director since 2011, was born and raised in Virginia, and played baseball at James Madison. He replaces Jim Weaver, who stepped down for health reasons.
"I would like to also thank the University of Cincinnati community which has been...
Whit Babcock, the athletic director at Cincinnati since October 2011, will be the new AD at Virginia Tech.
Virginia Tech President Charles Steger made the announcement Friday night.
Babcock, 43, received a five-year contract starting March 1. He replaces Jim Weaver, who retired at the end of year because of health concerns.
''He has substantial experience managing large...
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January 24, 2014
Cincinnati has a pretty great athletic director in Whit Babcock. With the Bearcats stuck on the outs of the national scene, it makes sense that if a bigger job opened, Babcock should at least take a look at it. And take a look he has.
The latest news from the search is that the Minnesota athletic director Norwood Teague isn't interested in the job. Neither is...
Monet Tellier detests what Virginia Tech's 0-4 record in Atlantic Coast Conference play suggests about her team, and taking No. 3 Duke to the final seconds before losing offered her little consolation.
''We have a good team,'' Tellier said. ''Unfortunately, we don't have an ACC win to show for it.''
Tricia Liston scored 22 points, including...
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January 19, 2014
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Jim Weaver, who has shepherded Virginia Tech through two conference realignments and overseen vast facilities improvements in 16 years as the school's athletic director, is stepping down.
"Once in a while, we're not able to live out our goals and objectives, and this is one of them," Weaver, 68, said in a telephone interview with The Associated Press on Tuesday...