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Newsmax
Some Youth Football Drills Raise Head-Impact Risksto target reducing higher severity impact? The answer may be both,” Steven Rows
Newsmax / Posted 5 hours ago
to target reducing higher severity impact? The answer may be both,” Steven Rowson of Virginia Tech and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia, who wasn’t involved with the study, said by email. In 2012, Heads Up Football, a USA Football safety... Read more
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Daily Press
Hype train has left the station for Hokies' game against ClemsonJosh Jackson and senior receiver Cam Phillips, Tech’s offense the last two week
Daily Press / Posted 8 hours ago
Josh Jackson and senior receiver Cam Phillips, Tech’s offense the last two weeks has posted numbers heretofore unseen in Blacksburg. The Hokies’ statistical database dates 31 seasons, to 1987, and the victories over ECU and ODU mark the first... Read more
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McCook Daily Gazette
Week 4 College Reviewturn into a blow-out for the Tigers. I do not see the Hokies pulling off the up
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
turn into a blow-out for the Tigers. I do not see the Hokies pulling off the upset but weirder things have happened in Blacksburg. It is a prime time game, so get ready for this one.Pac-12 Friday After Dark ​USC at Washington State This has... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: How the Top 25 Ranked Teams FaredBlackman was 22 of 38 for 278 yards in his first start for the Seminoles. No.
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 19 hours ago
Blackman was 22 of 38 for 278 yards in his first start for the Seminoles. No. 13 VIRGINIA TECH 38, OLD DOMINION 0 BLACKSBURG, Va. >> Josh Jackson threw for three touchdowns and Steven Peoples scored three to lead No. 13 Virginia... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
CBS 6 Sports Football RecapIt was a busy Saturday of Football in the state. In Blacksburg, Virginia Tech q
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted yesterday
It was a busy Saturday of Football in the state. In Blacksburg, Virginia Tech quarterback Josh Jackson threw for almost 300 yards and three touchdowns while running back Steven Peoples scored three times in a 38-0 win over ODU. At Robins Stadium,... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Jackson, Peoples lead No. 13 Hokies past ODU, 38-0BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Josh Jackson threw for three touchdowns and Steven Peopl
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Josh Jackson threw for three touchdowns and Steven Peoples scored three Saturday, leading No. 13 Virginia Tech past Old Dominion 38-0. Peoples scored on receptions of 17 and 43 yards, the latter when Jackson threw for a... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Late scoring propels No. 2 Clemson past Boston College 34-7Etienne find the endzone on a 10-yard scoring run with less than a minute remai
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
Etienne find the endzone on a 10-yard scoring run with less than a minute remaining in the contest. Clemson will travel to Blacksburg, Va. for a matchup with the Virginia Tech Hokies next Saturday at 8 p.m. Per Clemson Athletics Copyright 2017... Read more
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Daily Press
Ideal Clemson prep for Hokies as they dominate ODUthis here over the years,” Foster said, “and it’s going to be exciting to get b
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
this here over the years,” Foster said, “and it’s going to be exciting to get back, to have that kind of platform here in Blacksburg again.” Teel can be reached by phone at 757-247-4636 or by email at dteel@dailypress.com. For more from Teel,... Read more
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TSN
Jackson, Peoples lead No. 13 Hokies past ODUBLACKSBURG, Va. — Steven Peoples had scored three career touchdowns for No. 13
TSN / Posted yesterday
BLACKSBURG, Va. — Steven Peoples had scored three career touchdowns for No. 13 Virginia Tech heading into Saturday's game against Old Dominion. Now he's scored six, including a right-place-at-the-right-time deflection that turned his good day into a... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Virginia Tech shuts out in-state foe Old Dominion 38-0 in first meeting of two schoolsBLACKSBURG, Va. – In a battle of freshman quarterbacks, Virginia Tech’s Josh Ja
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
BLACKSBURG, Va. – In a battle of freshman quarterbacks, Virginia Tech’s Josh Jackson shined, throwing for 298 yards & three touchdowns in front of a sold out Lane Stadium as the Hokies blanked Old Dominion 38-0. In the first meeting of the two... Read more
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Daily Press
Hokies recover after another slow start to trounce ODU 38-0Now, all the hushed whispers about Clemson coming to town will rightfully becom
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Now, all the hushed whispers about Clemson coming to town will rightfully become a full-blown roar in Blacksburg. The stage is set after No. 13 Tech’s 38-0 win Saturday against Old Dominion. After a third consecutive slow start, Tech (4-0)... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Game day: Old Dominion duels with Virginia Tech for first time everBLACKSBURG, Va. – Virginia Tech and Old Dominion are Virginia’s largest univers
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
BLACKSBURG, Va. – Virginia Tech and Old Dominion are Virginia’s largest universities (undergraduate student enrollment) with a football team at the football bowl subdivision (FBS) level. Today, they meet on the football field for the first... Read more
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Island Packet
Week 5 SC high school football scoresFlorence 28, Darlington 27 South Pointe 25, Shelby, N.C. 0 Southside 40, Trav
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
Florence 28, Darlington 27 South Pointe 25, Shelby, N.C. 0 Southside 40, Travelers Rest 24 Southside Christian 17, Blacksburg 14 Spartanburg 47, Westside 11 Spring Valley 48, White Knoll 13 Summerville 23, Ashley Ridge 6 Summerville... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Friday's ScoresBrookville 21 Appomattox 34, Dan River 21 Atlee 37, Armstrong 22 Battlefield
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
Brookville 21 Appomattox 34, Dan River 21 Atlee 37, Armstrong 22 Battlefield 38, Chantilly 7 Bayside 44, Kempsville 7 Blacksburg 49, Salem 12 Booker T. Washington 43, Maury 22 Broad Run 49, Rock Ridge 14 Brooke Point 45, Stonewall... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Friday's ScoresFlorence 28, Darlington 27 South Pointe 25, Shelby, N.C. 0 Southside 40, Trav
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
Florence 28, Darlington 27 South Pointe 25, Shelby, N.C. 0 Southside 40, Travelers Rest 24 Southside Christian 17, Blacksburg 14 Spartanburg 47, Westside 11 Spring Valley 48, White Knoll 13 Summerville 23, Ashley Ridge 6 Summerville... Read more
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Daily Press
Hokies' focus against ODU to be challenged with Clemson loomingWilder credits Tech with helping the Monarchs make upgrades to their schedules.
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Wilder credits Tech with helping the Monarchs make upgrades to their schedules. Tech’s willingness to play ODU both in Blacksburg and in Norfolk produced opportunities for the Monarchs, according to Wilder. “At some point, before this becomes... Read more
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Billboard
Can Dave Matthews Heal Charlottesville? Another Native Son Ponders the Possibilitywith the express hope of helping to healing a place in dire need of it -- 10 ye
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
with the express hope of helping to healing a place in dire need of it -- 10 years ago, they performed at Virginia Tech, in Blacksburg, Virginia, in the wake of the mass killing there the previous spring -- this evening, it is fair to say, will be... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Some youth football drills raise head-impact risk more than othersto target reducing higher severity impact? The answer may be both,” Steven Rows
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
to target reducing higher severity impact? The answer may be both,” Steven Rowson of Virginia Tech and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia, who wasn’t involved with the study, said by email. In 2012, Heads Up Football, a USA Football safety... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
A-10 men’s soccer notebook: Davidson falls to Virginia Tech in Blacksburg (Judith Gibson-Okunieff/ Daily Collegian) The Davidson men’s soccer team dro
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 4 days ago
(Judith Gibson-Okunieff/ Daily Collegian) The Davidson men’s soccer team dropped its first contest of the season against Virginia Tech Sept. 19, losing 2-1 to the Hokies... Read more
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TSN
AP All-America Watch: VTech WR rising; LSU RB start slowwatch: INTRODUCING Cam Phillips, WR, Virginia Tech The senior showed growth
TSN / Posted 4 days ago
watch: INTRODUCING Cam Phillips, WR, Virginia Tech The senior showed growth in each of his first three seasons in Blacksburg, but he entered this year as by far the most-seasoned pass catcher on the team. Phillips has taken nicely to being... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Hokies are archi-tech-ts of in-state football dominanceof the Virginia Tech Hokies cheerleading squad leads the team onto the field. (
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 5 days ago
of the Virginia Tech Hokies cheerleading squad leads the team onto the field. (Photo by Michael Shroyer/Getty Images) BLACKSBURG, Va. - Saturday, Old Dominion travels to Blacksburg for its first ever date with Virginia Tech. The Monarchs, who... Read more
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Daily Press
"Rambo" brings grit, understanding of H-back role to Hokies' offenseclose over the years, it’s no wonder Dalton Keene grew up a Tech fan in Littlet
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
close over the years, it’s no wonder Dalton Keene grew up a Tech fan in Littleton, Colo., about 1,500 miles west of Blacksburg. Foster still remembers Wes Keene being the kind of player any defensive coach would love to have on the... Read more
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Daily Press
Long-term series with Hokies a coup for ODUafter the Monarchs revealed their impending move to Conference USA, the Hokies
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
after the Monarchs revealed their impending move to Conference USA, the Hokies agreed to one game in Norfolk and two in Blacksburg, a since-extended series that kicks off Saturday at Lane Stadium. Sure, Beamer and then-athletic director Jim... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
AP All-America Watch: VTech WR rising; LSU RB start slowwatch: INTRODUCING Cam Phillips, WR, Virginia Tech The senior showed growth
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
watch: INTRODUCING Cam Phillips, WR, Virginia Tech The senior showed growth in each of his first three seasons in Blacksburg, but he entered this year as by far the most-seasoned pass catcher on the team. Phillips has taken nicely to being... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Small Drones Unlikely To Cause Serious Head Injury, Study Findshas only a 5 percent chance of causing a serious head injury, according to a re
The Aero-News Network / Posted 5 days ago
has only a 5 percent chance of causing a serious head injury, according to a recently-released study from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA. VT is one of the FAA's sanctioned drone test sites. They began the study back in January of this year with a... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE: ACC Weekly Football ReleaseWake to 4-0 for the second straight season. Virginia Tech, which won convincin
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
Wake to 4-0 for the second straight season. Virginia Tech, which won convincingly last week at East Carolina, returns to Blacksburg to face in-state opponent Old Dominion. A win would give the Hokies a 4-0 start for the first time since 2011,... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Believin’ in Steven: ODU hands offense over to 17 year old freshman QB Steven Williamsat the football bowl subdivision (FBS) level. The Monarchs travel to 13th ranke
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 6 days ago
at the football bowl subdivision (FBS) level. The Monarchs travel to 13th ranked Virginia Tech for a 2:00 date Saturday in Blacksburg. "I think this is the best football team we have ever played and it’s probably not that close," Wilder admitted.... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Kickoff time announced for Clemson-Virginia Tech gameClemson and Virginia Tech will play at 8 pm on Saturday September 30th in Black
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 6 days ago
Clemson and Virginia Tech will play at 8 pm on Saturday September 30th in Blacksburg, Virginia. The schools made the announcement Monday. The primetime contest could be a top 15 showdown. The No. 2 ranked Tigers will face Boston College before... Read more
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Daily Press
Hokies looking to maintain momentum, iron out wrinkles against ODUthan sharing some in-state love. It’s time for Tech to find out what works and
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
than sharing some in-state love. It’s time for Tech to find out what works and repair what doesn’t Saturday afternoon in Blacksburg in the its final nonconference game and the first of what’s slated to be 12 more meetings against ODU (2-1)... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Study: Small drones not all that hazardous to your headand offer more justification for opening the door to unmanned operations over c
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
and offer more justification for opening the door to unmanned operations over crowds. Researchers at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Va., the site of an FAA-sanctioned drone testing facility, concluded that the risks of a catastrophic head injury... Read more
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Island Packet
Friday’s SC high school football scoreboardGa. 28 Trinity Byrnes School 42, Oakbrook Prep 7 Wade Hampton (G) 60, Carolin
Island Packet / Posted 8 days ago
Ga. 28 Trinity Byrnes School 42, Oakbrook Prep 7 Wade Hampton (G) 60, Carolina High and Academy 0 Walhalla 30, Blacksburg 6 Westside 38, D.W. Daniel 17 Whitmire 36, Branchville 16 Williston-Elko 54, Estill 0 Wilson Hall 35, Cardinal... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Friday's ScoresMd. 27 Auburn 15, Eastern Montgomery 14 Benedictine 14, Fork Union Prep 11 B
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
Md. 27 Auburn 15, Eastern Montgomery 14 Benedictine 14, Fork Union Prep 11 Bishop Sullivan 48, Bishop McNamara, Md. 7 Blacksburg 35, Richlands 17 Bluestone 14, Prince Edward County 13 Booker T. Washington 19, Woodrow Wilson 8 Broadway 14,... Read more
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Daily Press
Power Five member UNC comes to ODUto play. Sirk, a graduate transfer from Duke, shredded Tech's defense in 2015,
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
to play. Sirk, a graduate transfer from Duke, shredded Tech's defense in 2015, leading the Blue Devils to a 45-43 win in Blacksburg with 270 passing yards, four touchdowns, no interceptions and 109 rushing yards. He’s struggled this season with... Read more
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Daily Press
Foursome of young players making huge strides as Hokies head to ECUin a college game – both physically and in terms of his skill level - almost fr
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
in a college game – both physically and in terms of his skill level - almost from the moment he showed up this summer in Blacksburg, he admits he had a head start. Tech receivers coach Holmon Wiggins went out of his way to put Savoy through... Read more
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The Star
More drug arrests across the county60, homeless, possession marijuana. Warrants have been issued for the followin
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
60, homeless, possession marijuana. Warrants have been issued for the following: Melissa Dagnall Mosley, 40, Shaman Road, Blacksburg, S.C., possession with intent to sell or distribute methamphetamine and sell/deliver methamphetamine. Jessica... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
'Hoos & Hokies Set for Soccer Showdown in BlacksburgThe undefeated UVa men's soccer team (4-0-1) will face rival Virginia Tech (2-3
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 10 days ago
The undefeated UVa men's soccer team (4-0-1) will face rival Virginia Tech (2-3) Friday night in an ACC showdown in Blacksburg. The two teams played to a 0-0 tie last season in Charlottesville. Even though Virginia has many foreign-born players and... Read more
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ajc.com
This Georgia city has been named one of the best college towns in the USIL 6. Bloomington, IN 7. College Station, TX 10. Bloomington, IL 11. Charlo
ajc.com / Posted 10 days ago
IL 6. Bloomington, IN 7. College Station, TX 10. Bloomington, IL 11. Charlottesville, VA 12. Lafayette, IN 15. State College, PA 16. Rochester, MN 17. Blacksburg, VA 18. Jacksonville, NC 19. La Crosse, WI... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA Women's Basketball 2017-18 Schedule Released1 LOUISVILLE* CHARLOTTESVILLE 7pm Thu.Feb. 8 at Florida State* Tallahassee, Fl
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 10 days ago
1 LOUISVILLE* CHARLOTTESVILLE 7pm Thu.Feb. 8 at Florida State* Tallahassee, Fla. 7pm Sun.Feb. 11 at Virginia Tech* Blacksburg, Va. 2pm Thu.Feb. 15 NOTRE DAME* CHARLOTTESVILLE 7pm Sun.Feb. 18 MIAMI* CHARLOTTESVILLE 12:30pm Thu.Feb. 22 at... Read more
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Philly.com
His girlfriend was shot and killed on TV. Now Chris Hurst is running for office.BLACKSBURG, Va. — In the life he had dreamed of, the one he got to live for awh
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
BLACKSBURG, Va. — In the life he had dreamed of, the one he got to live for awhile, Chris Hurst would spend this time preparing to deliver the evening newscast. Instead, on a damp Tuesday after Labor Day he’s standing in a Virginia Tech classroom,... Read more
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The Star
Rescue race, festivals and music to fill the weekendat 8:15 a.m. Nature and Heritage Festival: 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. at Kings Mountain
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
at 8:15 a.m. Nature and Heritage Festival: 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. at Kings Mountain National Military Park, 2625 Park Road, Blacksburg, S.C. The festival theme is "Appreciate Nature, Experience History, and Get Outdoors." Nature activities include... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
No. 16 Hokies aim to stay unbeaten in trip to East Carolinaunranked nonconference opponents dating to 2000. ... The series is set to conti
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
unranked nonconference opponents dating to 2000. ... The series is set to continue through 2020, with the Pirates visiting Blacksburg, Virginia, in 2018 and 2020 and the Hokies returning to Greenville, North Carolina in 2019. More AP college... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Man doing good deed wrongly accused of being fake copearthquake felt in Western Virginia A 3.1 magnitude earthquake was felt near P
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 11 days ago
earthquake felt in Western Virginia A 3.1 magnitude earthquake was felt near Pearisburg, Virginia, not too far from Blacksburg and the West Virginia state line. A 3.1 magnitude earthquake was felt near Pearisburg, Virginia, not too far from... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News native tackles TB with new diagnostic methodFreeman’s wife, Cassidy Rist, is a principal investigator in the study and an a
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
Freeman’s wife, Cassidy Rist, is a principal investigator in the study and an assistant professor at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg. PIVOT has worked in the Ifanadiana District of Madagascar since 2014 to find better ways to deliver health care... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
First true road test is ‘personal endeavor’ for 16th ranked Virginia TechQuarterback Josh Jackson of Virginia Tech drops back to pass. (Photo by Rob Car
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 12 days ago
Quarterback Josh Jackson of Virginia Tech drops back to pass. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images) BLACKSBURG, Va. - No. 16 Virginia Tech travels to East Carolina this week for the Hokies' first true road contest of 2017 at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept.... Read more
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Daily Press
Hokies getting ready for trip to ECUECU is a long way from where it was under former coach Ruffin McNeill in 2014 a
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
ECU is a long way from where it was under former coach Ruffin McNeill in 2014 and ’15, when the Pirates beat Tech 28-21 in Blacksburg and 35-28 in Greenville, respectively, Fuente points to ECU’s schedule thus far as part of the reason for its slow... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
ACC FOOTBALL: ACC Weekly Football ReleaseGreenville, North Carolina, for its first true road game of the season against
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
Greenville, North Carolina, for its first true road game of the season against East Carolina. The Hokies won last year in Blacksburg, 54-17. Virginia Tech is allowing just 19.0 points per game, while the Pirates have scored just 17.0 per game... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Here is the latest Virginia sports news from The Associated Pressto lead Indiana to a 34-17 victory over Virginia Saturday. The Cavaliers threw
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 14 days ago
to lead Indiana to a 34-17 victory over Virginia Saturday. The Cavaliers threw it 66 times as they failed to rally. BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Greg Stroman returned a punt for a touchdown and Josh Jackson threw two scoring passes to carry Number... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
CBS 6 Sports Football RecapIt was a busy Saturday of Football in and around the state. In Blacksburg, Virg
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 15 days ago
It was a busy Saturday of Football in and around the state. In Blacksburg, Virginia Tech quarterback Josh Jackson threw two touchdowns in their 27-0 win over Delaware. UVA was handed their first loss of the season by Indiana 34-17. Griffin Trau's... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Virginia Tech’s defense pitches a shutout against Delaware 27-0 in home openerBLACKSBURG, Va. (Hokiesports.com) - Greg Stroman returned a punt for a touchdow
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 15 days ago
BLACKSBURG, Va. (Hokiesports.com) - Greg Stroman returned a punt for a touchdown, Josh Jackson threw two touchdown passes and the Hokies’ defense recorded a shutout, lifting No. 18 Virginia Tech to a 27-0 victory over Delaware in a non-conference... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Top 25 roundup: Jackson, No. 17 Louisville topple UNCAtlantic (0-2) quarterback Daniel Parr was finished 9 of 19 for 142 yards. No.
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
Atlantic (0-2) quarterback Daniel Parr was finished 9 of 19 for 142 yards. No. 18 Virginia Tech 27, Delaware 0 BLACKSBURG, Va. -- No. 18 Virginia Tech forced two turnovers and recorded four sacks in its rout of Delaware. Virginia Tech... Read more
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