Stories tagged: Virginia Tech
Thu., Oct. 27, 2016, 8:24 p.m.
No. 25 Virginia Tech holds off Pitt in 39-36 win
Sam Darnold threw five touchdowns passes, Ronald Jones rushed for a career-high 223 yards and Southern California downed California 45-24 on Thursday night in Los Angeles. Darnold threw for 231 …
Tue., Aug. 9, 2016, 5:15 p.m.
Bill Dooley, former Heels, Hokies, Deacs coach, dies at 82
Bill Dooley, a three-time coach of the year in the Atlantic Coast Conference who piled up 162 wins at North Carolina, Virginia Tech and Wake Forest, died Tuesday. He was …
Wed., March 16, 2016, 10:15 p.m.
Kyle Collinsworth’s 12th triple-double highlights BYU’s NIT win
Chase Fischer scored 27 points with seven 3-pointers, Kyle Collinsworth posted his 12th career triple-double with 19 points, 10 rebounds and 12 assists and BYU beat UAB 97-79 on Wednesday …
Sat., Dec. 26, 2015, 8:36 p.m.
Frank Beamer goes out a winner as Virginia Tech beats Tulsa in Independence Bowl
Michael Brewer threw for 344 yards, Isaiah Ford had 227 yards receiving and Virginia Tech held off a Tulsa rally in the final minutes to send retiring head coach Frank …
Sat., Nov. 28, 2015, 6:18 p.m.
Justin Fuente, Virginia Tech athletic director call reports of hiring ‘premature’
Memphis coach Justin Fuente and the Virginia Tech athletic director said Saturday that reports Fuente will replace Frank Beamer as Hokies coach are “premature.”
Tue., Sept. 8, 2015
Cardale Jones emerges as Ohio State QB, guides win over Virginia Tech
College football: Braxton Miller looks very comfortable at wide receiver, and Cardale Jones picked up right where he left off. Miller scored two touchdowns, including an electrifying 53-yard run, and …
Tue., Dec. 23, 2014
Trial for former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez expected to last 6-10 weeks
Hearing The murder trial of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is expected to take 6 to 10 weeks, prosecutors in Fall River, Massachusetts, said Monday. Hernandez was …
Wed., Jan. 1, 2014
UCLA shines in Sun Bowl victory
EL PASO, Texas – UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley shredded Virginia Tech’s fourth-ranked defense in the Hyundai Sun Bowl. Hundley had 86- and 7-yard touchdown runs and finished with 161 yards …
Tue., Oct. 15, 2013
Vols, Hokies to play at Bristol
BRISTOL, Tenn. – Tennessee and Virginia Tech will finally play a football game at Bristol Motor Speedway and expect to set a single-game football attendance record in what is being …
Sat., Dec. 29, 2012
Hokies rally for OT win
ORLANDO, Fla. – Cody Journell kicked a 22-yard field goal on the first possession of overtime to help Virginia Tech beat Rutgers 13-10 in the Russell Athletic Bowl on Friday …
Tue., Sept. 4, 2012
Hokies survive in OT
Cody Journell kicked a 17-yard field goal in overtime and No. 16 Virginia Tech defeated Georgia Tech 20-17 on Monday night in Blacksburg, Va. Georgia Tech got the ball first …
Tue., Jan. 3, 2012, 10:56 p.m.
Wolverines defeat Virginia Tech in Sugar Bowl
NEW ORLEANS – Here’s another tradition that Brady Hoke has restored at Michigan: Winning. The coach who grew up in Ohio but revered the Wolverines since childhood ended his first …
Thu., Dec. 8, 2011, 12:06 p.m.
Shootings occur at Virginia Tech after hearing
Virginia Tech issued a series of warnings to students about a shooting on campus today soon after the conclusion of an administrative hearing examining the university’s actions in 2007 when …
Tue., Dec. 6, 2011
Beamer defends choice of Virgina Tech for a BCS bowl
Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer is well aware that the No. 17 Hokies were one of the most controversial teams included in the BCS bowl lineup, and he has a …
Tue., Jan. 4, 2011
Loads of Luck
MIAMI – John Elway flashed his familiar grin and Jim Harbaugh gave a jubilant shout from the sideline as Andrew Luck sprinted up the field to join a celebration in …
Mon., Jan. 3, 2011, 11:20 p.m.
Stanford rolls to Orange Bowl win
Andrew Luck, the Heisman Trophy runner-up, threw for 287 yards and four touchdowns Monday night to lead fifth-ranked Stanford past No. 12 Virginia Tech, 40-12.
Mon., Jan. 3, 2011
‘Perfect’ Luck leads Cardinal
MIAMI – Andrew Luck threw seven interceptions and 97 incompletions during the regular season. His knowledge of the NFL is less than encyclopedic – more on that shortly – and …