Off to a 5-1 start, Virginia Tech men’s basketball has picked up right where they left off from last season. But to reach their full potential, Mike Young’s bunch will need to pick up the slack on defense.
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Mike Young has paved a different path to success in college basketball. An in-depth look at Young's system: what it is, why it works, and how the Radford native continues to defy recruiting rankings. Complete with statistics and interviews from a pair of current Virginia Tech men's basketball staffers.
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Virginia Tech was physically outmatched by Texas, placing a sorrowful end on an otherwise unforgettable season.
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Mike Young had a consistent message all season: that the Virginia Tech men's basketball team is really good. Now, after an ACC Tournament title, it's clear we should have believed him all along.
In winning their first ACC men's basketball championship, the Virginia Tech Hokies showed what can be accomplished when tough people overcome tough times.
The Hokies capped off 4-straight wins in Brooklyn with an ACC Championship and automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
The Hokies were physically outclassed by the Clemson Tigers, squandering yet another opportunity to solidify their postseason resume. Though a rematch looms in the ACC Tournament and the Hokies need a win to kickstart any dancing discussion.
With a renewed emphasis on defense, Virginia tech finds themselves on the brink of the NCAA tournament.
The Hokies earned their first quad one win of the season.
A poor start put the Hokies behind the eight ball, but that doesn't mean their NCAA Tournament dreams are dashed just yet.
The Hokies got all the good looks they needed to beat North Carolina, but an uncanny cold spell dampened their tournament hopes.
With balanced efforts on both ends of the court in their win over Virginia, the Hokies are playing to their potential at just the right time.
The Hokies extended their winning streak to six straight.
Between hot shooting and attention to detail, Mike Young and the Hokies find themselves surging up the ACC standings.
The Hokies used an historic three-point shooting barrage to take down Florida State, putting Mike Young's perimeter-oriented offense on full display.
After a pair of uninspired performances against Boston College and North Carolina, Mike Young and the Hokies are left searching for answers.
Aided by a standout performance from Nahiem Alleyne, the Hokies reversed their poor fortune in close games with a gutsy win over Notre Dame.