Categorized | 2010-11 Season, Highlights

Game Highlights | VT 102, gt 77 and 26th Hokie Celebration | 2.13.11

Highlights from the Hokies’ beat down of the jackets, as well as pictures from the 26th Annual Hokie Celebration.

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  • Mr.Obvious

    Did Allen Chaney have anything to say at the celebration about an update with his condition?

    • Niemo

      Mr Obvious – yes, he did. He hopes he’ll be cleared in time for next season. He’s doing really well (which is the good news). But I’m not sure if we’ll ever see him suit up. Not sure he’ll ever get cleared (but that’s just my guess).

  • http://www.heyhokie.com Goodraisin

    Jeff Allen had 4 SportsCenter-quality highlights in that game. I feel like justice was served in that game.

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