| Nov 9, 2013
| 7:43 PM
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Though Virginia Tech hadn't looked like an Atlantic Coast Conference championship contender of late, it proved Saturday night it still has plans on making a run at a sixth appearance in the conference title game.
| Nov 30, 2013
| 10:47 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Sarah Teagarden (Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy, 2013) Wake Forest women’s soccer freshman: Following a tenure at Flintridge Sacred Heart characterized by trips to the...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 7:05 AM
Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer needed a chance to pick his quarterback's brain after a week when Logan Thomas absorbed criticism from all angles.
It wasn't that Beamer had lost faith in Thomas. Beamer wanted to make sure Thomas knew none of the talk...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 3:16 PM
Trey Edmunds already had to deal with the stress of trying to help Virginia Tech establish its dormant running game at Miami, but he also had some self-imposed pressure to handle.
He didn't want to let down his dad, especially since Ferrell Edmunds...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 7:33 AM
With an expanded conference and ballot, voting for the All-ACC football teams was more challenging than ever Sunday. Pacific Ocean-depth at several positions, injuries to marquee talents and two impeccable coaching jobs created difficult choices.
| Dec 4, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Virginia Tech ranks among the nation’s top 10 in scoring defense, total defense, rushing defense, passing defense and passing efficiency defense. The last time the Hokies were that salty across the board was 2005.
Yet no one from Bud Foster’...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 7:53 PM
Saturday produced Atlantic Division closure and some Coastal Division clarity for ACC football, enhancing chances of the third Virginia Tech-Florida State matchup in the nine-year history of the conference’s championship game.
| Nov 11, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Christopher Newport received the No. 4 seed for the NCAA Division III tournament, which means it won't have to leave Hampton Roads for the entire event.
The Captains (19-1) gained a first-round bye and will play Saturday in the round of 16...
| Dec 15, 2013
BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech's 21st consecutive bowl, Wake Forest's regime change and Texas' political theater remind anew of Frank Beamer's remarkable tenure at his alma mater, a fact not lost on the man himself.
Beamer, you see, is exceptionally...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 5:21 PM
Fans of Virginia and Virginia Tech can begin a long countdown to when their favorite football teams will play Notre Dame.
The Atlantic Coast Conference announced Friday when and where the Irish will compete against ACC teams in 15 games from 2014-16....
| Oct 3, 2013
| 7:54 PM
Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. Each Friday, The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Saturday's menu of games:
Air Force (1-4) at Navy (2-1)...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 9:03 PM
William and Mary registered its second victory this season over a team ranked No. 1 in the national coaches' poll at kickoff, upending North Carolina 1-0 Tuesday night in Chapel Hill.
Earlier this month, the Tribe beat then-No. 1...