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Virginia Tech Comes Back To Trump Rutgers In Overtime

[vc_row][vc_column width=”5/6″ offset=”vc_col-lg-offset-1″][vc_column_text]Virginia Tech completed its 20th consecutive winning season with a 13-10 overtime victory over Rutgers in the 2012 Russell Athletic Bowl. The Hokies rallied from a 10-0 deficit to tie the game in the fourth quarter before Cody Journell’s field goal in overtime gave them their first lead of the game. They sealed the victory when Rutgers kicker Nick Borgese missed a 42-yard field goal attempt in the Scarlet Knights’ overtime possession.   With the win, the Hokies ended a […]

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Antone Exum, Virginia Tech Outlast Rutgers

[vc_row][vc_column width=”5/6″ offset=”vc_col-lg-offset-1″][vc_column_text] Nobody had a better week than Virginia Tech cornerback Antone Exum. Earlier this week Exum gave his Best Buy gift cards to three kids in need and gained national attention. ESPN, CBS and many other media outlets praised his actions. He was a star at the Give Kids the World Village dancing and playing games with the children. And now he’s the 2012 Russell Athletic Bowl MVP after Virginia Tech defeated Rutgers 13-10 in overtime. “Words can’t explain […]

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Unit Breakdown: Virginia Tech Defense

[vc_row][vc_column width=”5/6″ offset=”vc_col-lg-offset-1″][vc_column_text] Virginia Tech is among an elite group of schools.  They are one of three to be playing in 20 consecutive bowl games.  Although this year is uncharacteristic given the Hokies’ recent history under Frank Beamer, the team still has a chance to finish above .500 and it starts with their defense.  National Rankings: 34th Rushing Defense 23rd Pass Efficiency Defense 39th Scoring Defense Though they are in the top third nationally they don’t quite rank as an […]

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