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Virginia Tech-nically Syracuse Rival?


Could old/new conference foe, Virginia Tech, be the rival SU has waited for?

SU Football: This Isn't The Big East Anymore


Next week Syracuse University athletics officially become apart of the Atlantic Coast Conference. And for football, maybe more than any other sport, it may take some getting used to.

Tech Athletic Teams Post Phenomenal APR Numbers


The NCAA released its annual Academic Progress Rate (APR) findings yesterday, and once again Virginia Tech athletic teams passed with flying colors. What is Academic Progress Rate? Well, according...

2014 Safety C.J. Reavis Commits To Virginia Tech


C.J. Reavis, a 4-star safety/athlete according to both Rivals.com and 247Sports, has committed to Virginia Tech at today's Spring Game. Reavis gives the Hokies six oral commitments in their 2014 class to date, though Marshawn Williams has opened his recruiting up. We'll have a more comprehensive look at him later, but for now, just bask in the commitment Hokie Nation!

Chick-fil-A Bowl and Kickoff Games should end. ACC, SEC and ESPN should pull out.


Symbols are powerful forces in our lives. The gold bands on our left ring finger show the world our commitment. The stars and stripes breed images of freedom. The five Olympic rings conjure visions...

Virginia Tech football is tres fabulous!


In the past week, we've had the University of Tennessee football team shirtless, then Georgia Tech shirtless. Now it's Virginia Tech's turn to try for something totally different in team photos. D...

Virginia Tech Basketball's Lost Season: 2012-2013


Let's face it folks. This basketball season is over for the Hokies. Many of us holding out hope that there was enough left in the tank to make a slight turnaround and get back close to .500 to...

Saunders Headed Northwest, To Pitch For Mariners


Former Virginia Tech pitcher Joe Saunders officially signed with the Seattle Mariners yesterday on a one-year major league deal worth $6.5 million. According to an MLB.com article, the holdup for...

Notre Dame to ACC: Short Term Win, Long Term Disaster?


On Wednesday, September 12, 2012 the University of Notre Dame officially became a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference. All of Notre Dame’s athletic programs, except for football, will fully compete in the ACC. Starting in 2013, all other ACC football programs will play 9 conference games each year, while Notre Dame’s football program will compete in only 5. This special arrangement allows the Fighting Irish to keep their football independence, while initiating a severely impactful culture change in the ACC. A culture of concessions and special treatment for Notre Dame will negatively impact many future situations the conference will encounter. This type of culture will weaken the ACC in the long run.

Nyarko Part 1: Virginia Tech


Patrick Nyarko is good. If you’d been even remotely watching the Fire since he got here in 2008, you’d know that. After an injury shortened rookie season, something that was warned about in a few...

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