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Merry Christmas from!

May you and yours have a blessed Christmas!

And may VT:

  • Chop up rutgers on Friday (my cuz is their DC)
  • Find their 3-point stroke again
  • Get a defensive and rebounding instructional video in their stocking (does Tom Emanski make one with Fred McGriff in it?)
  • Health. Literally.
  • Open a nice, new shiny OC, QB, and OL coach
  • Keep being the greatest U on the planet!
  • Merry Xmas, y’all, thanks for your support! -Niemo

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    Niemo is a member of the VT Class of '98. While not a professional journalist by any stretch, Niemo analyzes and breaks down every minute of Hokie hoop action. He also researches topics of interest such as Hokie recruits, program revenue, statistical data on the team, previews VT opponents, and discusses his favorite bourbons/Scotches. In addition to his passion for Hokie hoops, Niemo has attended 126 straight VT football home games (every game since '94), eclipsing the 100 mark in September of '09 and recently attended his 20th consecutive VT/uva game. During the final home basketball game of his senior year, he was brought onto the court and was awarded 2 passes to the Atlantic 10 Basketball Tournament in Philly during a timeout for being a "Super Fan" during his time at VT. The Hokie Bird made the award on behalf of Athletic Director Jim Weaver. Niemo was known to be in the front row of every home game with his familiar red afro hairdo.

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    • RK in Roanoke

      Merry Christmas to all of you and a special thanks to Niemo and Copacabana for providing this excellent service to VT fans!

    • 69HOKIE

      What RK said!!! And I like your wishlist Niemo.

      MERRY CHRISTMAS, and GOD bless this nation.

    • hokiemasterson

      Merry Christmas, Captain Niemo & Copa. And a very Happy Hokie Holidays.

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    2014-2015 Schedule/Results


    11/14 - Hokies 71, md. eastern shore 46
    11/19 - Hokies 73, liberty 63
    11/22 - appalachian state 65, Hokies 63
    Cancun Classic
    11/25 - n. iowa 73, Hokies 54
    11/26 - Hokies 78, miami ohio 63
    11/30 - morgan state | 3pm, ESPN3


    12/03 - @ penn state | 7:15pm, ESPNU
    12/07 - vs. radford | 3pm, ESPN3
    12/14 - vs. alabama a&m | 3pm, ESPN3
    12/20 - vs. the citadel | 1pm, ESPN3
    12/22 - vs. vmi | 7pm, ESPN3
    12/27 - vs. presbyterian | 7pm, ESPN3
    12/30 - @ west virginia | 2pm, ESPNU


    01/03 - vs. syracuse | Noon, RSN
    01/06 - @ fsu | 7pm, RSN
    01/13 - @ louisville | 7pm, RSN
    01/18 - @ unc | 6:30pm, ESPNU
    01/22 - vs. notre dame | 7pm, RSN
    01/25 - vs. uva | 1pm, ACCN
    01/27 - vs. pittsburgh | 7pm, ESPNU
    01/31 - @ wake forest | 2pm, RSN


    02/03 - @ syracuse | 9pm, ESPNU
    02/07 - vs. fsu | 3pm, ACCN
    02/09 - vs. georgia tech | 9pm, ESPNU
    02/14 - @ clemson | Noon, RSN
    02/18 - @ miami | 7pm, RSN
    02/21 - @ nc state | 6pm, ESPN2
    02/25 - vs. duke | 9pm, ESPN2
    02/28 - @ uva | 4pm, ACCN


    03/02 - vs. boston college | 9pm, ESPNU
    03/07 - vs. miami | Noon, RSN
    ACC Tournament
    03/10 - 1st rd.
    03/11 - 2nd rd.
    03/12 - quarterfinals
    03/13 - semifinals
    03/14 - championship

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