Ohio State's Loss To Va Tech Was The Worst Ever By A National Champ

It's nearly inconceivable that a national championship team, one that defeated the top two teams in the country with its third-string quarterback, lost earlier in the season to a school that had a losing conference record and barely qualified for a bowl game. But somehow Virginia Tech defeated Ohio State, by two… » 1/13/15 5:05pm 1/13/15 5:05pm

This Is Not Buzz Williams

The Buzz Williams era at Virginia Tech got off to an inauspicious start when Virginia Tech welcomed the former Marquette coach by appending a picture of his former assistant—another cherubic bald man—to Williams's entry in the staff directory. » 3/22/14 3:17pm 3/22/14 3:17pm

Politics Is Dirtier Than Usual In Virginia

This is a delicious bit of political gamesmanship in the race for Virginia governor. The University of Virginia hosts BYU today at 3:30 p.m. and at 5:30 p.m. Virginia Tech and Alabama will kickoff at the Georgia Dome. Naturally, both games provide large, captive audiences for the candidates to influence enlarged… » 8/31/13 2:36pm 8/31/13 2:36pm

Virginia Tech Is Making Perfume And Cologne Now

Everyone wants to smell like a hokie, right? Right. Well, if you're a Virginia Tech student, or alumnus, or hanger-on, you'll soon be able to do just that. VT is developing fragrances for men and women. » 6/16/13 12:15pm 6/16/13 12:15pm

Did A Virginia Tech Player Pretend To Shoot A Machine Gun At A Rutgers…

Above, freshman cornerback Donaldven Manning (wearing #30)—who was nearly kicked off the team as recently as November after racking up two misdemeanors and three minor traffic charges since arriving in Blacksburg last January—shit-talking Rutgers during the Russell Athletic Bowl by, it looks like, miming machine gun… » 12/29/12 12:45pm 12/29/12 12:45pm

This Virginia Tech Fan Is More Fascinated By Her Cleavage Than By The…

Your morning roundup for Jan. 4, the day we thanked Apocephalus borealis. Photo via Mocksession. Got any stories or photos for us? Tip your editors. » 1/04/12 9:35am 1/04/12 9:35am

Substation Fire In Clemson Causes Power Outage During ACC Championship…

Clemson City Police reported that over 10,000 customers of Duke Energy in Pickens County lost power last night due to a fire. No word if Virginia Tech is a customer. » 12/04/11 11:00am 12/04/11 11:00am

If You Dare Approach Frank Beamer On The Football Field, The Virginia…

Your morning roundup for Oct. 9, the day we learned they won't keep you in the clink very long after threatening to cook your friend's mom. Got any stories or photos for us? Tip your editors. » 10/09/11 9:30am 10/09/11 9:30am

Your College Football Early Games Open Thread

It's the first big college-football Saturday of the season. Yay. No. 18 Ohio State, which lost its The in a haze of Tresselmanic scandal, plays Akron at noon (ESPN). Also at noon on the WWL, No. 23 Auburn hosts Utah State (2) and Northwestern visits Boston College (U). » 9/03/11 12:00pm 9/03/11 12:00pm

Jeff Allen Has a Special Valentine's Day Message for You

Here we have VTech's Jeff Allen, expressing himself the only way he knows how on Valentine's Day. Jeff led his team in rebounds, and birds flipped last night. » 2/15/09 6:00pm 2/15/09 6:00pm

Thursday Night Preview: Virginia Tech at Miami

Virginia Tech at Miami (-4) » 11/13/08 4:00pm 11/13/08 4:00pm-Tonight Virginia Tech and Miami continue the trail of tears-esque march towards crowning an ACC Champion. Miami has won 4 in a row (3 of them ACC games) and hasn't played since November 1 when they won an overtime game at Virginia. Since that time, as evidenced by the above picture,…

Thursday Night Preview: Maryland at Virginia Tech and #12 TCU at #8 Utah

Remember how I said that Versus stole a march on ESPN back when TCU played BYU and Florida State was playing N.C. State on Thursday October 16? Yeah, it's happened again. Only this time the game is on CBS College Sports. Which, if you're like me, you don't get on your television package because Comcast doesn't carry… » 11/06/08 1:00pm 11/06/08 1:00pm

College Football Previews: #15 Virginia Tech

We're rolling through the top 25 of the coaches' poll. Today's first preview is the Virginia Tech Hokies. Brought to you by deadspin commenter, FrankBeamersGoiter. Known in the real world as Jonathan Dean. Ten days to college football kickoff. » 8/18/08 12:30pm 8/18/08 12:30pm Loud whispers out of Blacksburg mention that Sean Glennon could *FINALLY*…

Frank Beamer Knows How To Get Blacksburg Women Interested In Football

Approximately 500 women attended "Frank Beamer'sLadies Clinic" last Sunday, an event organized by Virginia Tech's head coach to inflict some of the local gals with a shot of Hokie pride and, according to Beamer, "get some of these ladies to talk a little football and say some things up in the stands that would impress… » 7/22/08 9:15am 7/22/08 9:15am