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Breaking News: Virginia Tech fires Seth Greenberg, remaining assistants

Virginia Tech Athletics Director Jim Weaver announced at a 4 p.m. press conference that Seth Greenberg has been fired.

Weaver, when asked about the decision, said “I’m not going to throw coach Greenberg under the bus, so I’m going to pass on that question.”

The decision was made last week according to Weaver and Greenberg was notified at 1:30 this afternoon. The players were told around 3:30.

There will be no outside search firm hired to find a replacement. The hiring process will be done in house.

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