RADFORD -- The Radford baseball team was assigned to the Vanderbilt regional in the NCAA tournament today (Monday).
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.
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).
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.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn.. — Fourth-seeded Longwood beat third-seeded Virginia Tech 6-4 in eight innings in an elimination game of an NCAA sotball regional.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Utah squashed Virginia Tech 6-1 in the opener of an NCAA softball regional today.
The ACC has announced the pairings for this year's Big Ten-ACC Challenge, and the Hokies will host Northwestern on Tuesday, Dec. 1.
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.
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.
Virginia Tech men’s basketball coach Buzz Williams has turned to the junior college ranks for his latest recruit.
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.
Jody Bailey, the coach of Jacksonville (Junior) College in Texas, tweeted Wednesday night that Jacksonville sophomore center Johnny Hamilton has signed with Virginia Tech.
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.
The Citadel has hired VMI basketball coach Duggar Baucom to be its new basketball coach, a source has told my colleague Randy King.
The leading scorer on the Virginia Tech men’s basketball team will not be back next season.
Virginia Tech announced today that guard Adam Smith, who averaged a team-high 13.4 points this year, has decided to transfer.
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.
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.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- Three Virginia Tech wrestlers and one Virginia wrestler won in the medal round today at the NCAA championships.
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
ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Six wrestlers from Virginia Tech and three from Virginia won in the first round of the NCAA wrestling championships this afternoon.
Time to send my final Top 25 ballot to the Associated Press.
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.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Virginia Tech men’s basketball season was hardly a success, but coach Buzz Williams was sorry to see it end.
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.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — During the regular season, the Miami men’s basketball team blew out Virginia Tech not once but twice.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Ninth-seeded Florida State fended off eighth-seeded Clemson 76-73 today in the second round of the ACC Tournament.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Jalen Hudson and six other Virginia Tech men’s basketball players made their ACC Tournament debuts Tuesday.
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.
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.
Time to send a new Top 25 ballot to the Associated Press.
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.
BLACKSBURG — The Virginia Tech men’s basketball team isn’t exactly heading into the ACC tournament on a roll.
BLACKSBURG — The Virginia Tech men's basketball team lost to Miami 82-61 today at Cassell Coliseum in its regular-season finale.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Virginia Tech’s surprise run in the ACC women’s basketball tournament ended with a thud Friday night.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Virginia Tech women's basketball team fell to Florida State 82-43 tonight in the quarterfinals of the ACC tournament.
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:
GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Virginia Tech women’s basketball team won just one ACC game during the regular season.
Former Virginia Tech forward Jarell Eddie has made it to the NBA.
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.
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.
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.
BLACKSBURG — Vanessa Panousis is from Australia, so she has to put up with plenty of jokes from her Virginia Tech classmates.
BLACKSBURG — Monday night marked one of the low points of the season for the Virginia Tech men’s basketball team.
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:
BLACKSBURG — The Virginia Tech men’s basketball team is now alone in the ACC cellar.
The All-Big South men's and women's basketball honors have been announced.
Time to send a new Top 25 ballot to the Associated Press.
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.
Arch Thompson, 85, of Wytheville, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2015. He was born October 30, 1929 in Bland, the son of the late Gray Cecil and Lelia Umbarger Thompson and was preceded in death by his sister, Anna Lee Fisher and brother, Raymond Cecil Thompson. Arch was a United States Army veteran and a 62 year member of the American Legion Post #9, life member of the NRA and life member of Big Walker Game and Fish Club.He is survived by his sister, Josephine Alderman of Bland; brother, Warren Thompson of Fort Chiswell; nieces, Teresa Corvin and Patty Fisher; nephews, Tim Alderman, Lloyd Thompson, John Thompson and Dennis Fisher; several great- nieces; great-nephews; great-great-nieces; and great-great-nephews.Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at the Barnett Funeral Chapel. Interment will follow in Red Oak Cemetery, Ceres. American Legion Post #9 will conduct graveside military rites. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at the funeral home.Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.highlandfuneralservice.com. Barnett Funeral Home, Wytheville, is serving the Thompson family.
Paul Franklin "Frankie" Martin, 80, of Red Sulphur Springs, W.Va., passed away Sunday, May 24, 2015 at his home. Born August 4, 1934 at Talcott, W.Va., he was the son of the late Paul Samuel and Lavelette Mae Scott Martin. Frankie was owner/operator of Bluestone Tire in Pearisburg, and Hinton, W.Va. for 45 years and was a United States Army Veteran. He was a graduate of Concord College. In addition to his parents. he was preceded in death by an infant brother.Survivors include his loving, devoted wife of 53 years, Trixie Martin; son, David Martin and wife Penny of Red Sulphur Springs, W.Va.; daughters, Vicki Jones of Peterstown, W.Va., and Dawn Harford and husband Charlie of Chicago, Ill.; sister, Phyllis Humphries of Parkersburg, W.Va.; grandchildren, Paul Ryan Martin, Mikel David Martin, Ashlan Grace Jones and Shannon Heath Jones.Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at the Red Sulphur Springs Church Cemetery, Red Sulphur Springs, W.Va. with Charlie Harford officiating.In lieu of flowers donations of sympathy should be made to the Red Sulphur Springs Church Cemetery, c/o Betty Jo Humphreys – HC 77 Box 226, Ballard, W.Va. 24918. Online guestbook can be signed or condolences may be sent to the Martin family at www.broyles-shrewsbury.com. Arrangements by Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown, W.Va.
Donna Morris Dunn, 67, of Narrows, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2015. Arrangements by Riffe's Funeral Service in Narrows.
Virginia Margaret Fridley (Toad) Wilmer, 88, of Clifton Forge, died Monday, May 25, 2015. Arrangements by Nicely Funeral Home.