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Jarell Eddie Agrees To Camp Deal With Hawks

Undrafted rookie forward Jarell Eddie has agreed to a non-guaranteed training camp contract with the Atlanta Hawks, league sources told RealGM.Out of Virginia Tech, Eddie reached a summer league agreement with the Washington Wizards after June's NBA draft.Eddie mulled several training camp invitations -- including from the Wizards -- before informing the Hawks of his decision...
Via RealGM
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech fires James Johnson

Virginia Tech has fired second-year men’s basketball coach James Johnson after a 9-22 season. New Athletic Director, Whit Babcock, fired Johnson after meeting with him and reviewing the past two seasons.  Johnson had a record of 21-41 in his first two season, but struggled in ACC play with a 6-30 record. Johnson was an assistant coach under Seth Greenberg, who was fired in 2012...
Via Sports-Glory
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami does just enough to advance in ACC Tournament

Erik Swoope scored 14 points and hit the go-ahead basket with 2:42 left to help Miami beat Virginia Tech 57-53 in the first round of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament. Rion Brown scored 15 points to lead the 10th-seeded Hurricanes (17-15), who hit four free throws in the final 8 seconds to hang on against the last-place Hokies (9-22). Miami shot just 39 percent but the reigning...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami-Florida 57, Virginia Tech 53

Rion Brown scored 15 points to lead a balanced offense as the Hurricanes edged the Hokies in the first round of the ACC Tournament at Greensboro, N.C. Erik Swoope and Davon Reed recorded 14 points apiece for No. 10 seed Miami (17-15), which will play seventh-seeded North Carolina State in Thursday’s second round. Tonye Jekiri grabbed 12 rebounds and Swoope added eight boards as...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Hurricanes finally gets over their Hokie hump

It looks like the ACC Tournament Championship still has to go through Miami, at least for one more game. In a contest that featured enough zone defense to make Jim Boeheim blush, the Miami Hurricanes defeated the Virginia Tech Hokies, 57-53. Both teams combined to shoot 44 three-point shots, landing just 15 of them (Miami: 7-25, Va Tech: 8-19). Jarell Eddie got the Hokies rolling...
Via SCACC Hoops
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Erik Swoope leads Miami past Virginia Tech in ACC tourney

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) -- Erik Swoope scored 14 points and hit the go-ahead basket with 2:42 left to help Miami beat Virginia Tech 57-53 in Wednesday's first round of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament. Rion Brown scored 15 points to lead the 10th-seeded Hurricanes (17-15), who hit four free throws in the final 8 seconds to hang on against the last-place Hokies (9-22). Miami...
Via Fox Sports Florida
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Maryland 64, Virginia Tech 47

Jake Layman scored 13 points and a 22-5 run lifted the host Terrapins, who won for just the second time in six games. Maryland (16-14, 8-9 ACC) moved into an eighth-place tie with North Carolina State thanks to shooting 10-for-32 from 3-point range, hitting five 3-pointers in a four-minute span of the second half. Layman went 4-for-9 from beyond the arc, Dez Wells added 11 points...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 19 Tar Heels clip Hokies, roll to 11th straight win

BLACKSBURG, Va. -- James Michael McAdoo scored 15 points to lead No. 19 North Carolina past Virginia Tech 60-56 on Saturday for the Tar Heels' 11th straight victory. McAdoo hit 6 of 9 from the floor for the Tar Heels (22-7, 12-4), who started Atlantic Coast Conference play 1-4 and have not lost since. The Tar Heels haven't won this many games in a row since opening the 2008...
Via Fox Sports South
March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 19 Tar Heels clip Hokies, roll to 11th straight win

BLACKSBURG, Va. -- James Michael McAdoo scored 15 points to lead No. 19 North Carolina past Virginia Tech 60-56 on Saturday for the Tar Heels' 11th straight victory. McAdoo hit 6 of 9 from the floor for the Tar Heels (22-7, 12-4), who started Atlantic Coast Conference play 1-4 and have not lost since. The Tar Heels haven't won this many games in a row since opening the 2008...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

N.C. State 71, Virginia Tech 64

T.J. Warren scored 31 points as the visiting Wolfpack held on to end a two-game losing streak. Warren, the ACC’s leading scorer at 23.3 points, hit 12-of-21 field-goal attempts en route to his sixth 30-point game this season. North Carolina State (17-10, 7-7 ACC) got 13 points from Kyle Washington and a career-high 11 assists from Tyler Lewis. Devin Wilson scored 14 points with...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Cavs hope they won’t get zoned out over final regular season stretch

Virginia senior Joe Harris noticed it all game long Tuesday night, through missed shots, passed-up shots and turnovers. Every time he would reverse the ball to the top of the key against Virginia Tech’s 2-3 zone defense, Hokies senior Jarell Eddie would instinctively drop back several steps from the wing. So with the Cavaliers on the ropes in Blacksburg, Va., down one with less...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Game Notes: Virginia @ Virginia Tech

Virginia at Virginia Tech 2/18/2014 9:00:00 PM |  TV:ACCN | LIVE STATSNCAAGameSim.com Simulation StatsThis game has been simulated 81 times.VT (2014) has won 17 times (21.0% of the time), won by > 20 pts 2 times (2.5% of the time)VA (2014) has won 64 times (79.0% of the time), won by > 20 pts 16 times (19.8% of the time)The average score is VT (2014): 59.4 - VA (2014)...
Via SCACC Hoops
February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Virginia-Virginia Tech Preview

Superb defensive play is spurring Virginia's best season in more than three decades. The 14th-ranked Cavaliers look to continue their stunning run by posting another victory over Virginia Tech on Tuesday night while registering the most ACC road wins in school history. The Cavaliers (21-5, 12-1) haven't held such an impressive record this late in a season since 1982-83...
Via AP on Fox
February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston College 76, Virginia Tech 52: Hokies defense buckles in blowout on the road

There have been plenty of poor defensive performances since Virginia Tech Coach James Johnson took over the program before last season. But Wednesday night at Conte Forum may have been the Hokies’ worst yet. In a matchup of two teams battling to avoid the ACC cellar, the Hokies made Boston College look like a Final Four team. Virginia Tech was run off the floor in a 76-52 blowout...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston College coasts by Virginia Tech, 76-52

Joe Rahon scored 20 points, Ryan Anderson 18 and Boston College nailed a season high 14 from 3-point range in a 76-52 rout over Virginia Tech Wednesday night. Patrick Heckmann had 14 points and Olivier Hanlan 11 for the Eagles (6-14, 2-5 Atlantic Coast Conference). Both of Boston College's league wins have come against the Hokies. Jarell Eddie led Virginia Tech (8-12, 1-7)...
Via AP on Fox
January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Game Notes: Virginia Tech @ Virginia

Virginia Tech at Virginia 1/25/2014 3:00:00 PM |  TV:ACCN | LIVE STATSNCAAGameSim.com Simulation StatsThis game has been simulated 107 times.VA (2014) has won 72 times (67.3% of the time), won by > 20 pts 21 times (19.6% of the time)VT (2014) has won 35 times (32.7% of the time), won by > 20 pts 0 times (0.0% of the time)The average score is VA (2014): 66.8 - VT (2014...
Via SCACC Hoops
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Game Notes: Wake Forest @ Virginia Tech

Wake Forest at Virginia Tech 1/22/2014 7:00:00 PM |  TV:RSN | LIVE STATSNCAAGameSim.com Simulation StatsThis game has been simulated 91 times.VT (2014) has won 39 times (42.9% of the time), won by > 20 pts 6 times (6.6% of the time)WF (2014) has won 52 times (57.1% of the time), won by > 20 pts 6 times (6.6% of the time)The average score is VT (2014): 65.2 - WF (2014...
Via SCACC Hoops
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Zone baffled Hokies in 72-52 loss to No. 2 Orange

One day after saying he could be without three of his main players when Virginia Tech played No. 2 Syracuse, Hokies coach James Johnson got good news when all three became available. Adam Smith returned after missing two games and three of the last five with a strained left calf, and C.J. Barksdale and Marshall Wood both played a day after Johnson said he thought they were questionable...
Via AP on Fox
January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Syracuse-Virginia Tech Preview

While its zone defense has been strong enough to get the job done, Syracuse's offense certainly needs some work heading into its first ACC road test. The second-ranked Orange might be challenged in both areas as they attempt to remain unbeaten Tuesday night at Virginia Tech, which could be short-handed in the first meeting as ACC foes. Syracuse (14-0, 1-0 ACC), one of six remaining...
Via AP on Fox
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Hokies roll early, beat Md-Eastern Shore 82-66

Jarell Eddie scored 13 of his 17 points in the first half and Virginia Tech used two runs before the intermission to bounce back from a crushing loss by drubbing Maryland-Eastern Shore 82-66 Tuesday. Devin Wilson added 16 points for the Hokies (8-5), who let an eight-point lead slip away in the final five minutes against UNC-Greensboro on Saturday and lost 55-52. There was no chance...
Via AP on Fox
December 31, 2013  |  Discuss

VCU swarms Virginia Tech 82-52

Melvin Johnson scored 16 of his career-high 27 points during a 31-0 first-half run Saturday and VCU won the featured matchup of the Governor's Holiday Hoops Classic 82-52 against Virginia Tech. Johnson, whose previous career high was 16 points, made eight 3-pointers as the Rams (10-3) won the first meeting between the programs since they were rivals in the Metro Conference in...
Via AP on Fox
December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Miami Hurricanes Basketball drops game to the Virginia Tech Hokies 61-60

Fourth overtime game. Disappearing 13-point lead.  The Miami Hurricanes lost another heartbreaker 61-60 to the Virginia Tech Hokies on Sunday. It was their first Atlantic Coast Conference game. Jarell Eddie made the jumper to give the Hokies the final lead of the game. Garrius Adams was fouled with one second left and a chance to tie, but only made one free throw. With 46 seconds...
Via CaneInsider
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Eddie's 34 lead Va Tech past Winthrop, 81-63

Jarell Eddie scored a career-high 34 points and Virginia Tech outlasted Winthrop 81-63 Tuesday night. Eddie scored 20 points in the first half, including 17 straight for the Hokies (6-3) in one stretch, and Virginia finally pulled away with a 20-7 run to open a 70-56 lead with 5 minutes remaining. Freshman Keon Johnson scored 15 points to lead the Eagles (5-2) and Joab Jerome had...
Via AP on Fox
December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech defeats Furman 75-54

Jarell Eddie scored 14 points to lead Virginia Tech to a 75-54 win over Furman on Tuesday. Eddie made 6 of 15 from the floor, including two 3-pointers, and he also grabbed 10 rebounds for his second straight double-double. The Hokies (4-3) also got 13 points from Marshall Wood and 12 points from Will Johnston. Johnston hit four 3-pointers and Wood hit three 3's as the Hokies...
Via AP on Fox
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

ACC Roundup: UNC on the rise, Georgia Tech disappoints

Well, the week started poorly for the ACC. The league looked pretty bad on Wednesday night after losses to NC Central (N.C. State) and Dayton (Georgia Tech). Even worse, St. Francis (NY) nearly knocked off Syracuse and Duke barely escaped East Carolina -- both of those were ACC home games. But in typical fashion, the ACC bounced back later in the week, and from some surprising sources...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
November 25, 2013  |  Discuss
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