The Hokies drop a winnable game to the Yellow Jackets, losing back-to-back home contests.
Tech suffers major disappointment against the Pirates after huge win over the Buckeyes.
TE Kalvin Cline evokes memories of VT's first students as a combination athlete and cadet.
Want to avoid coach speak, then let coaches talk about other teams in their conference anonymously.
Frank Beamer's conversation with the print media at ACC Kickoff, transcribed.
Willie Byrn is focused on helping Virginia Tech conclude its regular season in Charlotte.
Willie Byrn went from one career reception to 52 over the course of last season. The breakout wideout believes Tech needs to be competing for ACC Championships and knows what the Hokies need to do to get it done.
ACC football teams will continue to play 8 conference games.
ACC votes to remain at 8-game conference schedule— Brett McMurphy (@McMurphyESPN) May 12, 2014
As an undergrad, I'd sit at home and tell myself it was okay that I didn't go anywhere for spring break because March Madness was happening. Now that I'm out of college, nothing could possibly get in the way of my absurdly high basketball viewing habits.
We haven't talked about the conference (basketball-wise) on the website much, but given that the "BRAND NEW, BIGGER AND BETTER ACC TOURNAMENT" starts today I figured that there was no better time to write about it than now.
Well that, and I wanted to write about winning basketball teams once this season.
I ranked each of the 15 teams in the tournament by how high I think their chances are to win the thing.
The negative effect an eight game ACC schedule had on a 14-team league became crystal clear last week when the ACC announced the football rotating crossover opponents through 2024. Eight conference games worked well with 12 teams. Teams in opposite divisions would play each other at least once every 4 years, visit and host each other every 5. Moving forward, the ACC is intent on preserving a primary crossover game as well as rotation in which, "Each ACC school will play all of their rotating crossover opponents twice during the 12-year rotation, once at home and once on the road, but not consecutively."
I've tweeted the numbers before, but they bear repeating: from now until 2024, the end of this ACC scheduling cycle, Virginia Tech will play Florida State, Clemson and Louisville five times. It will play East Carolina, a non-ACC member, seven times between 2014 and 2020.