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Hokies Journal: February 20, 2011 - February 26, 2011

Virginia Tech vs. Duke: Hokies pull off upset, 64-60

Virginia Tech finally scored the win it needed to give itself some comfort on the NCAA tournament bubble, beating No. 1 Duke, 64-60....

By Matt Bonesteel  | February 26, 2011; 11:03 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (4)
 
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Virginia Tech fans pack Cassell Coliseum for 'College Gameday'

The Virginia Tech athletic department hoped Saturday morning's "College Gameday" telecast on ESPN would showcase the basketball culture the Hokies have built here in Blacksburg of late, and from first impressions, they accomplished just that. More than 3,000 students and...

By Mark Giannotto  | February 26, 2011; 1:02 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (11)
 
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Virginia Tech LB Lyndell Gibson charged with DWI

Virginia Tech linebacker Lyndell Gibson is facing a misdemeanor DWI charge stemming from a Feb. 5 incident, according to Montgomery County (Va.) General District court records. The redshirt sophomore is due to appear in court on April 27. "We are...

By Mark Giannotto  | February 25, 2011; 1:56 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (10)
 
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Virginia Tech Coach Seth Greenberg vs. No. 1

There's been a lot made about Virginia Tech Coach Frank Beamer's record against top five opponents over the years. Perhaps he should seek some advice from his men's basketball counterpart, Seth Greenberg. During his eight seasons at Virginia Tech, Greenberg...

By Mark Giannotto  | February 25, 2011; 11:08 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
 
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What's on the line for Virginia Tech vs. No. 1 Duke

Maybe you've heard already, but there's a fairly large basketball game going on at Cassell Coliseum on Saturday night when No. 1 Duke pays a visit to Virginia Tech. The Blue Devils are fighting for a No. 1 seed in...

By Mark Giannotto  | February 25, 2011; 10:16 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
 
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QB Coach Mike O'Cain discusses new role as Virginia Tech play caller

Virginia Tech quarterbacks coach Mike O'Cain made it clear Wednesday that he's ready to handle the increased pressure and scrutiny that will now come as a result of calling plays for Virginia Tech's offense instead of offensive coordinator Bryan Stinespring....

By Mark Giannotto  | February 24, 2011; 10:35 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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The recruiting impact of Virginia Tech football's coaching changes

In the long run, Coach Frank Beamer's shake-up of the Virginia Tech football coaching staff over the past two weeks will not be remembered for how it affected the Hokies' game planning or play calling. The biggest impact, it seems,...

By Mark Giannotto  | February 23, 2011; 12:42 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (5)
 
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Virginia Tech freshman Jarell Eddie's intriguing night vs. Wake Forest

After Jarell Eddie erupted for a career-high 17 points and nine rebounds in Virginia Tech's 76-62 win over Wake Forest Tuesday night, senior Malcolm Delaney cracked a smile when asked whether he'd told the freshman to straighten up or provided...

By Mark Giannotto  | February 23, 2011; 10:29 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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How coaching changes will affect Virginia Tech football on the field

In the past two weeks, Virginia Tech Coach Frank Beamer has named a new play-caller for his offense, altered the responsibilities for more than half of his assistant coaches and added two positions to the football program that never existed...

By Mark Giannotto  | February 23, 2011; 7:17 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Mike O'Cain, not Bryan Stinespring, to call plays for Virginia Tech football next year

UPDATED 2:39 P.M. Quarterbacks coach Mike O'Cain will call plays for the Virginia Tech football team instead of offensive coordinator Bryan Stinespring this season, Coach Frank Beamer announced Tuesday. Stinespring, who will keep the title of offensive coordinator, will pick...

By Mark Giannotto  | February 22, 2011; 12:51 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (4)
 
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Virginia Tech freshman Jarell Eddie available to play vs. Wake Forest

Virginia Tech Coach Seth Greenberg confirmed Tuesday morning in a text message that freshman Jarell Eddie will be available to play against Wake Forest tonight. Eddie did not appear in the Hokies' loss to Virginia this past weekend after being...

By Mark Giannotto  | February 22, 2011; 10:03 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
 
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Virginia Tech freshman Jarell Eddie's status remains uncertain

Virginia Tech Coach Seth Greenberg declined comment on the status of freshman Jarell Eddie during Monday's ACC teleconference after Eddie was charged with misdemeanor marijuana possession last Tuesday, according to Montgomery County (Va.) General District Court records. The Charlotte native...

By Mark Giannotto  | February 21, 2011; 11:45 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Virginia Tech freshman Jarell Eddie faces marijuana charge

Virginia Tech freshman Jarell Eddie was charged last Tuesday for possession of marijuana, according to Montgomery County (Va.) General District Court online records. He did not play in the Hokies' 61-54 loss at Virginia on Saturday, and is due to...

By Mark Giannotto  | February 20, 2011; 8:08 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
 
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