Fans who attended the Virginia Tech-North Carolina game certainly got their money’s worth Saturday evening. The Hokies themselves actually got much, much more.
After winning two in a row, Virginia Tech can get back into the thick of the ACC Coastal Division race on Saturday when North Carolina visits Lane Stadium.
Deshawn McClease’s 3-yard run with 1:03 remaining capped a wild back-and-forth final few minutes, Dalton Keene caught three touchdown passes and Virginia Tech held on to beat Miami 42-35 on Saturday.
Miami defensive lineman Trevon Hill remembers the day he started seeing the Hurricanes in a different light. It was Nov. 4, 2017, Virginia Tech at Miami, a prime-time showdown between a pair of ranked ACC teams.
A bye week gave Virginia Tech a chance to let some bruises heal, do some self-scouting and try to get into a rhythm, one that was elusive in surprisingly close victories against ODU and Furman.
Tré Turner scored second-half touchdowns rushing and receiving, pushing Virginia Tech past upset-minded Furman for a 24-17 victory on Saturday at Lane Stadium.
Virginia Tech welcomes FCS Furman and its “option and everything else” offense to Lane Stadium on Saturday.
Anthony Brown threw two touchdown passes and ran for another to lead Boston College to a 35-28 victory over Virginia Tech Saturday in the schools’ football season opener.
After going 6-7 last year, Virginia Tech is coming off its first losing season since 1992, including a 31-21 defeat by BC in Blacksburg.
If Justin Fuente and Virginia Tech made much progress in sorting out their quarterback competition during Saturday’s spring game, no one was letting on.
Justin Hamilton, a Clintwood native who played under Frank Beamer at Virginia Tech, spent the past year as the Hokies’ director of player development for the defense.
Trevor Lawrence passed for 347 yards and three touchdowns and the second-ranked Tigers beat No. 1 Alabama 44-16 on Monday night in the College Football Playoff national championship game.
Mark Richt stepped down as Miami’s football coach on Sunday, saying the move “is in the best interests of the program.”
Virginia Tech pulled out the wildest victory in its 100 meetings with Virginia, winning 34-31 on Friday night after Brian Johnson kicked a 42-yard field goal in overtime and the Cavaliers fumbled away the ball on a botched handoff.
Virginia Tech (3-2, 2-0 ACC) has earned both of its league wins on the road, first at Florida State to start the year and then at Duke on Sept. 29.