The Hokies reflect on finally getting an NCAA Tournament victory.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Liberty picked up its first NCAA tournament victory in school history on Friday. Virginia Tech got one step away from its second Sweet 16.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Caleb Homesley said he “played confident” during a five-minute stretch when he took over and scored 14 points in an eight-possession stretch to will Liberty back into the lead against Mississippi State.
Keara Burgoyne threw a no-hitter with seven strikeouts and one walk to lead Hidden Valley to an 11-1 win over Patrick Henry on Friday in a River Ridge District softball game called after six innings due to the 10-run rule.
PITTSBURGH — Virginia’s Jack Mueller defeated top-seeded Sebastian Rivera of Northwestern by an 8-2 decision to advance to the national championship match at 125 pounds at the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships at PPG Paints Arena on Friday.
COLUMBIA, S.C. — When it appeared that Virginia’s big guns weren’t firing on target Friday, Mamadi Diakite showed that the Cavaliers have some other weapons in reserve.
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Coach Mike McGuire gathered his Radford women’s basketball team at center court before the Highlanders’ official NCAA Tournament practice at the Xfinity Center on Friday.
COLUMBIA, S.C. — For the first 20 minutes Friday, it looked as if Virginia might become the second No. 1 seed to lose to a No. 16 seed in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Gratitude overflowed on Thursday for Georgie Pacheco-Ortiz, his coaches, his Puerto Rican family and his Richmond family.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Justin Robinson will finally return to action for the Virginia Tech men’s basketball team Friday, but it remains a question just how much of an impact he will make.
LOW MOOR — Jayden Clemmer , Kennedy Clemmer, Margaret Dudley and Savannah McDaniel combined for 10 hits, five home runs and 12 RBIs as the Wildcats used an 11-run third inning for a 15-0 nondistrict softball win at Alleghany on Thursday.
COLUMBIA, S.C. — Virginia point guard Ty Jerome didn’t take offense Thursday when Gardner-Webb basketball coach Tim Craft referred to him as “the head of the snake.”
COLUMBIA, S.C. — It’s a rare basketball team at Gardner-Webb’s level that would willingly schedule three games against ACC opposition.
With six games remaining in the regular season, the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs know they’re in the playoffs. Now it’s a matter of earning the best seed possible.
BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech offensive lineman Brock Hoffman’s paperwork requesting a waiver for immediately eligibility has been submitted to the NCAA.
CHRISTIANSBURG — Julia Johnson scored four goals and Maddie Wright made five saves to lead Christiansburg to a 5-1 win over Radford in a nondistrict girls soccer game on Wednesday.
DAYTON, Ohio — Kevin McClain scored 29 points and led the decisive second-half run as Belmont got its first NCAA Tournament win, pulling away to an 81-70 victory Tuesday night and ending Temple coach Fran Dunphy’s career in the First Four.