| Feb 25, 2011
| 3:42 PM
Seth Greenberg's task is to keep things as normal as possible on a day at Virginia Tech that's anything but.
Greenberg's Hokies have the rare opportunity Saturday to host the No. 1-ranked team in the country, Duke, as well as the ESPN College GameDay...
| Feb 26, 2011
| 8:38 PM
BLACKSBURG — Seldom do opportunities arise like the one Virginia Tech had Saturday night against No. 1 Duke. Tech coach Seth Greenberg knows it, his players know it and an interested NCAA tournament committee certainly took note.
This stage offered...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 7:00 PM
Though Virginia coach Tony Bennett preaches improvement and taking steps forward regardless of the outcome, it's hard to view Wednesday as anything other than regression.
The outmanned Cavaliers, often competitive even in defeat, exhibited little...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 3:26 PM
No surprise that Virginia lost 76-60 today here at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Top-ranked Duke is better and has won 30 straight at home, 14 in a row over the Cavaliers.
But how Virginia played was somewhat surprising and, for its fans, encouraging.
| Jan 15, 2011
| 1:07 PM
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Andre Dawkins' defense led to a highlight-reel dunk. His timely scoring helped prevent one loss from becoming two for Duke.
Dawkins scored 12 of his 14 points after halftime, and the top-ranked Blue Devils bounced back from their...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 8:49 PM
Maryland had one more opportunity Friday night to get it right, one precious chance -- in a meaningful game in March -- to finally claim a memorable win against a ranked team while retaining a shred of hope of securing an NCAA tournament berth.
| Mar 11, 2011
| 8:03 PM
Duke guard Nolan Smith, the ACC Player of the Year, may miss Saturday's conference tournament semifinals after injuring the second toe on his left foot in Friday's 87-71 quarterfinal victory over Maryland.
Smith sustained the injury late in the second...
| Mar 12, 2011
| 6:54 PM
GREENSBORO, N.C. – As positive as Malcolm Delaney feels about what Virginia Tech has done to solidify a spot in the NCAA tournament, no amount of reassurance will make him feel certain about the Hokies' future.
Perhaps a second win against Duke...
| Mar 13, 2011
| 4:07 PM
Duke's experience trumps UNC's youth in ACC tournament title game
Nolan Smith picks up tournament MVP while leading Blue Devils on offensive and defensive ends
Duke and North Carolina and Nolan Smith and Roy Williams and Mike Krzyzewski and Kyle Singler...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 8:30 AM
The 2011 NCAA tournament officially tips off tonight with a pair of play-in games -- I'm still scratching my head at UAB and Clemson playing for a No. 12 seed -- but the bracket bonanza for most pools begins Thursday afternoon with the Round of 64. That...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 6:49 PM
Ed Joyner Jr. was taking suggestions Thursday for tools he might use to demonstrate that the task at hand is difficult, but not impossible.
In advance of Friday's David vs. Goliath matchup against No. 1 seed Duke in the NCAA tournament, Hampton...