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Saturday 05/23/2015
Blog: Radford wins Big South tournament
Posted: May 23, 2015 - 7:05 pm

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. -- Hunter Higgerson hit an RBI single with two outs in the bottom of the ninth to give top-seeded Radford a 5-4 win over second-seeded Coastal Carolina in the title game of the Big South baseball tournament.

Friday 05/22/2015
Blog: Radford baseball makes Big South final
Posted: May 22, 2015 - 12:19 pm

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. -- Josh Reavis belted a two-run homer in the bottom of the eighth inning to give top-seeded Radford a 4-2 win over third-seeded Winthrop in a Big South baseball tournament semifinal today (Friday).

Wednesday 05/20/2015
Blog: Virginia Tech to face GW in Brooklyn
Posted: May 20, 2015 - 1:44 pm

Virginia Tech will met George Washington at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn as part of the new ACC-Atlantic 10 doubleheader on Dec. 22, according to Tech.

Saturday 05/16/2015
Blo: Virginia Tech softball eliminated
Posted: May 16, 2015 - 6:43 pm

KNOXVILLE, Tenn.. — Fourth-seeded Longwood beat third-seeded Virginia Tech 6-4 in eight innings in an elimination game of an NCAA sotball regional.

Friday 05/15/2015
Blog: Virginia Tech loses in NCAA softball
Posted: May 15, 2015 - 5:45 pm

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Utah squashed Virginia Tech 6-1 in the opener of an NCAA softball regional today.

Wednesday 05/13/2015
Blog: Hokies to host Northwestern in Big Ten-ACC Challenge
Posted: May 13, 2015 - 2:05 pm

The ACC has announced the pairings for this year's Big Ten-ACC Challenge, and the Hokies will host Northwestern on Tuesday, Dec. 1.

Friday 05/08/2015
Virginia Tech to sell donors courtside seats
Posted: May 08, 2015 - 6:00 pm

BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech announced Friday it will sell courtside seats at Cassell Coliseum to donors with the hope it adds more than a quarter-million dollars in annual revenue.

Blog: Virginia Tech to move wheelchair-using fans to give donors courtside seats
Posted: May 08, 2015 - 11:30 am

Virginia Tech announced today it will offer courtside seating at Cassell Coliseum to donors. Tech will move the media and fans who use wheelchairs upstairs to seats above the team tunnel.

Thursday 04/23/2015
Virginia Tech adds junior college big man
Posted: April 23, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Virginia Tech men’s basketball coach Buzz Williams has turned to the junior college ranks for his latest recruit.

JUCO coach talks about Virginia Tech signee
Posted: April 23, 2015 - 1:00 pm

I talked today to Jody Bailey, the coach at Jacksonville (Junior) College in Texas, about 7-foot, 210-pound sophomore center Johnny Hamilton. Bailey said Hamilton, a native of Trinidad, signed with Virginia Tech on Wednesday night.

Wednesday 04/22/2015
Virginia Tech adding JUCO big man
Posted: April 22, 2015 - 11:38 pm

Jody Bailey, the coach of Jacksonville (Junior) College in Texas, tweeted Wednesday night that Jacksonville sophomore center Johnny Hamilton has signed with Virginia Tech.

Saturday 04/18/2015
Blog: Virginia Tech contacts Rowsey
Posted: April 18, 2015 - 9:28 pm

Add Virginia Tech to the list of schools from major conferences that are interested in former Rockbridge County High School basketball star Andrew Rowsey, who revealed Wednesday night that he plans to transfer from UNC Asheville.

Saturday 03/28/2015
Blog: Citadel hires VMI's Baucom
Posted: March 28, 2015 - 4:00 pm

The Citadel has hired VMI basketball coach Duggar Baucom to be its new basketball coach, a source has told my colleague Randy King.

Thursday 03/26/2015
Guard Adam Smith to transfer from Virginia Tech
Posted: March 26, 2015 - 8:00 pm

The leading scorer on the Virginia Tech men’s basketball team will not be back next season.

Blog: Smith transferring from Virginia Tech
Posted: March 26, 2015 - 2:19 pm

Virginia Tech announced today that guard Adam Smith, who averaged a team-high 13.4 points this year, has decided to transfer.

Tuesday 03/24/2015
Basketball notebook: Wolff to return as Virginia Tech women's coach
Posted: March 24, 2015 - 8:00 pm

Virginia Tech athletic director Whit Babcock said Tuesday that Dennis Wolff will be back for a fifth season as the Hokies women’s basketball coach.

Blog: Wolff to remain as Virginia Tech women's coach
Posted: March 24, 2015 - 5:01 pm

As expected, Virginia Tech athletic director Whit Babcock said today that Dennis Wolff will be back next season for his fifth year as the Hokies women's basketball coach.

Saturday 03/21/2015
Quick blog post: 3 Hokies and 1 Cavalier win in medal round
Posted: March 21, 2015 - 2:56 pm

ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- Three Virginia Tech wrestlers and one Virginia wrestler won in the medal round today at the NCAA championships.

Friday 03/20/2015
Blog: Dresser talks about Virginia Tech going 0-for-5 in quarterfinals
Posted: March 20, 2015 - 12:26 pm

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Virginia Tech wrestlers went 0-5 this morning in the quarterfinals of the NCAA championships, including upset losses by Devin Carter and Joey Dance

Thursday 03/19/2015
Blog: Thursday daytime results from NCAA wrestling
Posted: March 19, 2015 - 4:11 pm

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Six wrestlers from Virginia Tech and three from Virginia won in the first round of the NCAA wrestling championships this afternoon.

Monday 03/16/2015
Blog: Breaking down my final Top 25 ballot
Posted: March 16, 2015 - 2:36 am

Time to send my final Top 25 ballot to the Associated Press.

Saturday 03/14/2015
Blog: UVa baseball coach suspended 4 games
Posted: March 14, 2015 - 12:55 pm

Virginia baseball coach Brian O'Connor has been suspended four games under NCAA rules for bumping an umpire during Friday's loss at Virginia Tech.

Thursday 03/12/2015
Buzz Williams sad to see Virginia Tech season end
Posted: March 12, 2015 - 8:00 pm

GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Virginia Tech men’s basketball season was hardly a success, but coach Buzz Williams was sorry to see it end.

Blog: Virginia Tech, Miami discuss Hokies' loss
Posted: March 12, 2015 - 1:45 am

GREENSBORO, N.C. — If you have already read the no-quotes game story I turned in right after the Hokies' late-night ACC Tournament loss ended, here are all the postgame quotes from Miami and Virginia Tech on the Hurricanes' 59-49 second-round win.

Wednesday 03/11/2015
Virginia Tech basketball falls to Miami in 2nd round of ACC tournament
Posted: March 11, 2015 - 11:45 pm

GREENSBORO, N.C. — During the regular season, the Miami men’s basketball team blew out Virginia Tech not once but twice.

Quick Blog Post: Florida State beats Clemson
Posted: March 11, 2015 - 2:32 pm

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Ninth-seeded Florida State fended off eighth-seeded Clemson 76-73 today in the second round of the ACC Tournament.

Tuesday 03/10/2015
Virginia Tech gets unlikely performance in ACC Tournament win
Posted: March 10, 2015 - 10:00 pm

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Jalen Hudson and six other Virginia Tech men’s basketball players made their ACC Tournament debuts Tuesday.

Quick Blog Post: Virginia Tech beats Wake Forest
Posted: March 10, 2015 - 5:45 pm

GREENSBORO, N.C. — The 14th-seeded Virginia Tech men's basketball team beat 11th-seeded Wake Forest 81-80 in the first round of the ACC Tournament today.

Monday 03/09/2015
Virginia Tech looks for faster start in ACC Tournament
Posted: March 09, 2015 - 8:00 pm

GREENSBORO, N.C. — If the Virginia Tech men’s basketball team does not snap out of its first-half funk, it will likely have a short stay at the ACC Tournament.

Blog: Virginia drops a spot in my new Top 25 ballot
Posted: March 09, 2015 - 2:24 am

Time to send a new Top 25 ballot to the Associated Press.

Sunday 03/08/2015
Blog: ACC men's basketball awards announced
Posted: March 08, 2015 - 3:15 pm

The All-ACC, all-freshman and all-defensive teams have been announced, as well as ACC player of year, coach of year, defensive player of the year, most improved player and sixth man of the year.

Saturday 03/07/2015
Williams again upset with team after Virginia Tech loss to Miami
Posted: March 07, 2015 - 5:00 pm

BLACKSBURG — The Virginia Tech men’s basketball team isn’t exactly heading into the ACC tournament on a roll.

Quick blog post: Miami squashes Virginia Tech
Posted: March 07, 2015 - 2:00 pm

BLACKSBURG — The Virginia Tech men's basketball team lost to Miami 82-61 today at Cassell Coliseum in its regular-season finale.

Friday 03/06/2015
Glass slipper shatters in Virginia Tech women's ACC tournament run
Posted: March 06, 2015 - 10:00 pm

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Virginia Tech’s surprise run in the ACC women’s basketball tournament ended with a thud Friday night.

Quick blog post: Virginia Tech women lose to Florida State
Posted: March 06, 2015 - 8:00 pm

GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Virginia Tech women's basketball team fell to Florida State 82-43 tonight in the quarterfinals of the ACC tournament.

Blog: Miami-Virginia Tech men's basketball preview capsule
Posted: March 06, 2015 - 4:37 pm

Men’s basketball

Blog: More postgame quotes on Virginia Tech upset of Pitt
Posted: March 06, 2015 - 2:28 am

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- If you have already read my game story with quotes on the Hokies' upset win over Pitt in the second round of the ACC women's tourney,  here is even more of what both coaches and Vanessa had to say:

Thursday 03/05/2015
Virginia Tech women win again in ACC tournament
Posted: March 05, 2015 - 9:30 pm

GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Virginia Tech women’s basketball team won just one ACC game during the regular season.

Blog: Hawks sign Jarell Eddie
Posted: March 05, 2015 - 12:05 pm

Former Virginia Tech forward Jarell Eddie has made it to the NBA.

Wednesday 03/04/2015
Virginia Tech women's basketball wins first ACC tournament game in 8 years
Posted: March 04, 2015 - 9:00 pm

GREENSBORO, N.C. — For the first time in eight years, the Virginia Tech women’s basketball team has won a game in the ACC tournament.

College basketball notebook: Virginia Tech seniors reflect
Posted: March 04, 2015 - 7:15 pm

Christian Beyer and Will Johnston joined the Virginia Tech men’s basketball team as walk-ons, but they blossomed into scholarship players — and valuable members of the squad.

Quick Blog Post: Virginia Tech women win in ACC tournament
Posted: March 04, 2015 - 5:30 pm

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The Virginia Tech women's basketball team upset North Carolina State 57-56 today in the first round of the ACC tournament.

Tuesday 03/03/2015
Australian import Panousis makes impact at Virginia Tech
Posted: March 03, 2015 - 8:15 pm

BLACKSBURG — Vanessa Panousis is from Australia, so she has to put up with plenty of jokes from her Virginia Tech classmates.

Virginia Tech coach disappointed by team's effort in loss
Posted: March 03, 2015 - 3:20 pm

BLACKSBURG — Monday night marked one of the low points of the season for the Virginia Tech men’s basketball team.

Coaches, players discuss Virginia Tech loss to Boston College
Posted: March 03, 2015 - 1:27 am

If you have already read my no-quotes game story in the paper or online, here is what both coaches and a few Tech players had to say about the Hokies’ loss to Boston College:

Monday 03/02/2015
Virginia Tech struggles in sixth straight loss
Posted: March 02, 2015 - 11:30 pm

BLACKSBURG — The Virginia Tech men’s basketball team is now alone in the ACC cellar.

Blog: All-Big South men's and women's honors
Posted: March 02, 2015 - 2:32 pm

The All-Big South men's and women's basketball honors have been announced.

Blog: Breaking down my new AP Top 25 ballot
Posted: March 02, 2015 - 1:00 am

Time to send a new Top 25 ballot to the Associated Press.

Sunday 03/01/2015
Blog: ACC women's basketball tournament pairings
Posted: March 01, 2015 - 6:14 pm

Virginia Tech wound up as the bottom seed in the ACC women's basketball tournament and will face No. 10 seed N.C. State at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday in Greensboro.

Boston College-Virginia Tech preview capsule
Posted: March 01, 2015 - 5:14 pm

Men’s basketball

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