It appears the Hokies are the ACC team chosen to skip this years' ACC/BIG10 Challenge (15 ACC teams v. 14 B10).
Mike Barber reports VT volunteered to be left out
#UVA gets an Elite Eight rematch with Purdue in the ACC/Big Ten challenge. The #Hokies volunteered to be left out of this year's event, a school spokesman said. https://t.co/A8aZT5tmsp— Mike Barber (@RTD_MikeBarber) June 6, 2019