| Aug 31, 2011
| 2:57 PM
Tyrod Taylor guided Virginia Tech to more victories than any quarterback in Hokies history. He graduated on time, earned ACC Player of the Year honors last season and was a model citizen.
His successor, Logan Thomas, could be just as good. Maybe better....
| Mar 2, 2011
| 6:17 PM
With less than two minutes remaining in their final regular-season game at Cassell Coliseum, Jeff Allen, Malcolm Delaney and Terrell Bell headed for the bench.
Such moments are supposed to include bear hugs from coaches, fist bumps from teammates and...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 4:22 PM
As Valentine's Day gifts go, it wasn't bling, dark chocolate or racy lingerie. But when the ACC unveiled this season's football schedule Feb. 14, no date matched the appeal of Sept. 17.
Sure enough, the day has emerged as advertised: an historic...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 1:19 PM
Hokie Nation will vehemently object, and understandably so. But if you appreciate the best story and high stakes, then hope that next week's Virginia-Virginia Tech collision becomes the ACC Coastal Division championship game.
To create that Nov. 26...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 8:26 PM
Virginia Tech's senior night buzz lasted precisely 78 seconds Thursday.
That's how long it took the Hokies to whiff on a block, lose a fumble, miss two tackles and yield a touchdown to North Carolina.
As grim openings go, it ranked right up there with...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 2:31 PM
Unlike the 24-7-365 bracketologists who populate cyberspace, I refrain from serious NCAA tournament field projections until late February or early March.
More for sanity and domestic bliss than anything. A double-feature of "The Fighter" and "The King'...
| Nov 19, 2011
| 1:27 PM
Seth Greenberg will visit family and prowl old stomping grounds. His wife will cross Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade off her bucket list. His Virginia Tech basketball players will roam the City that Never Sleeps, some for the first time.
| Nov 21, 2011
| 3:54 PM
Virginia is on the brink of ACC football history. All the Cavaliers need do is beat their decade-long, why-did-we-let-these-guys-in-our-conference nemesis.
Scale that wall Saturday and Virginia becomes the first ACC program to improve its league record...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 2:39 PM
Dyrell Roberts is sidelined for the season with a broken left arm, but the Virginia Tech senior receiver hasn't given up on returning to uniform.
"He said if we make it to the national championship he will want to dress out and just step on the field,"...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 8:24 AM
No ACC team is playing better than Virginia and Virginia Tech. The Hokies have won six straight games, the Cavaliers four.
No ACC coaches are game-planning better than Virginia's Mike London and Tech's Frank Beamer. London wisely scrapped the quarterback...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 3:29 PM
Virginia's only ACC tournament championship was in 1976, and the Cavaliers haven't reached the final since '94.
Virginia Tech hasn't won its conference tournament since the 1979 Metro, and the Hokies most recently made a final in '84, also in the Metro....