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#WeAreVirginiaTech 12 Years after the Virginia Tech Tragedy

In 2007, a school shooting at a university of such magnitude shocked the world. Now, this seems sadly routine. When Cho opened fire on the Virginia Tech campus, the community reeled and the news media descended on the college town of Blacksburg, Virginia. 156 more words

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Virginia Tech focused on fundamentals, not flash in spring practice

BLACKSBURG, Va. (HokiesSports.com) – The annual Virginia Tech football spring game served as more of a practice this year, as a throng of fans gathered at Lane Stadium on Saturday to watch the Hokies go through an array of scripted game-like situations. 1,227 more words

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Virginia Tech hires Wofford's Mike Young as next head men's hoops coach

BLACKSBURG, Va. (HokieSports.com) – Virginia Tech President Dr. Tim Sands and Director of Athletics Whit Babcock¬†announced on Sunday that¬†Mike Young has accepted the men’s basketball head coaching position at Virginia Tech. 856 more words

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Buzz Williams leaves Virginia Tech for Texas A&M head coaching job

BLACKSBURG, Va. – Buzz Williams is bolting out of Blacksburg.

Virginia Tech’s head men’s hoops coach is heading to Texas A&M to fill their opening, athletic director Whit Babcock confirmed Wednesday morning. 288 more words

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The Cassell That Buzz Built

BLACKSBURG –Texas A&M is reportedly offering Buzz Williams 3.5 million yearly to leave Blacksburg and join them as Head Coach.

Buzz Williams. This has become a name that Hokie fans have grown to love, and for good reason. 481 more words

Bedeviled inside the Beltway: Duke storms back, eliminates Virginia Tech in Sweet 16

WASHINGTON – Tech danced a Big Dance with the Devils…but couldn’t last.

The final score was 75-73.

Friday, Virginia Tech (26-and-9) out-dueled Duke (32-and-5) for one half, but couldn’t hang on. 243 more words

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NCAA Tournament: Commonwealth's bracket racket

WASHINGTON/LOUISVILLE – With only five days remaining in the 2019 NCAA men’s basketball tournament, the Commonwealth of Virginia continues to make a bracket racket.

Entering Friday, only 12 teams were still standing in the Big Dance. 80 more words

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