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Highlights from Virginia Tech’s 87-72 win over wvu

True freshman Ben Emelogu, who is a team captain, scored 22 points in yesterday’s big win over west virginia at the Cassell. He hit a huge three-pointer at the buzzer to end the first half to send the Hokies to the break with all the momentum.

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Highlights | #5 nc state 80, #12 HOKIES (13-19) 63

The Virginia Tech Hokies’ season ends with an 80-63 loss to nc state in the First Round of the ACC Tournament.  Erick Green, the ACC Player of the Year, scored 15 points, finishing the season with 801 points (first Hokie to eclipse the 800-mark) and 25.03 ppg to lead the nation.  Tech finishes the season at 13-19.

Posted in 2012-13 Season, ACC Tournament, Highlights4 Comments

Erick Green Highlights | wake forest 90, Hokies 79

Here are some of the game, but mostly Erick Green’s, highlights from wake’s 90-79 win over the Hokies on Sunday.

Erick did move into 10th on the Virginia Tech career scoring list during the game with 1,727 points (passing Ace Custis), set a single season points mark for VT with 786 points (passing Bimbo Coles’s of 1989-90), and tied his career single game high of 35 points.

Marquis Rankin also chipped in a career high 15 points (not shown).

LINK TO VT ALL TIME LEADERS PAGE

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Game Highlights | duke (13-4) 85, HOKIES (4-13) 57

The Virginia Tech Hokies drop their 6th straight game to duke in the last 24 months, falling 85-57 on the road to duke. The blue devils beat Tech by a combined 60 points in two games this season. Erick Green, the nation’s leading scorer, hit his average exactly with 25 points.

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Game Highlights | HOKIES 69, clemson 61

Relive Erick Green’s magical Senior Night over and over again – here are the highlights featuring plenty of the Winchester Rifle, including his standing ovation as he was removed from the game!

Oh, and the Hokies won 69-61 to finish their home schedule at 10-7.  The home team has won 6 straight in this series.

 

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Game Highlights | HOKIES 80, florida state 70

Commentary is back and better than ever!!! BRRRRAHHHH!  Here are the moving pictures from the Hokies victory over the seminoles…

 

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Game Highlights | #6 duke 88, HOKIES 56

Virginia Tech basketball loses their 9th in a row, falling by 32 at home to #6 duke. This was VT’s worst ACC home loss since their inaugural ACC home game on 12/19/2004, a 34-point loss to unc. The Hokies are now in danger of just their second losing home record in the 51-year history of the Cassell (VT started 7-0 at home but are 8-7 now with two games to go).

The nation’s leading scorer, Erick Green, led the Hokies with 22.

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Game Highlights | nc state (7-5) 90, Hokies 86 (2-10) (OT)

The Hokies drop an absolute heartbreaker to the nc state wolfpack 90-86 in overtime in a snowy Raleigh, NC.  Every Tech player gave every ounce of sweat they had, including a miracle missed free throw conversion with 5 seconds left to send the game to overtime (or you could say a brilliantly drawn up play by Coach Johnson).  But in the end, the Hokies couldn’t overcome the wolfpack and the officials:

  • Tech was called for 28 fouls, nc state just 12
  • state shot 43 free throws, VT just 7 (all by Erick Green)

I was really proud of Tech and the effort they gave on the road, and you have to feel for the guys, losing for the 8th straight time in a game they could have won against a NCAA Tournament-bound club.

 

 

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Game Video | Georgia Tech 64, virginia tech 54

The hokies lose their 6th straight ACC game, their longest streak ever since joining the league.  They also lost to a Georgia Tech team that had lost 11 straight ACC road games and 24 of 26 ACC games away from home, and were 0-7 all time in Blacksburg.  To make matters worse, Erick Green had to be helped off the floor after suffering from exhaustion at the end of the game.

 

Posted in 2012-13 Season, Highlights4 Comments

Game Highlights | unc (5-3) 72, VT (2-6) 60 (OT)

Hokies fall to 2-6 with a heartbreaking 72-60 loss in overtime at Chapel Hill as Erick Green was held below 20 points (16) for just the second time this season.
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Highlights | #14 miami 73, VT 64

The moving pictures (from when the Comcast Network was kind enough to share them with us) from the tough 73-64 loss to #14 miami.  VT blew a 12-point first half lead and led at the half for the first time in ACC play.

 

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Game Lights | uva 74, VT 58

Here are the ‘lights from the game Thursday, Tech’s third straight loss at the Cassell to the hoos.

Positives: Erick Green had a career high 35 points and 9 rebounds.

 

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Game Highlights | VT 66, wake 65

In Coach Bzdelik’s final trip to Blacksburg as the head coach of wake forest, the Hokies downed the deacons 66-65 behind Erick Green’s 22 points (18 in the 2nd half), Jarell Eddie’s 18 points, and Cadarian Raines’s 8 points and 13 rebounds.

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Game Highlights | VT (1-2) 70, gt (0-3) 65 (OT)

James Johnson picks up his first ACC win and the Hokies go to 1-2 in the ACC with a 70-65 win over georgia tech in overtime.  Virginia Tech is now 10-3 against the jackets since joining the ACC.  The NCAA’s leading scorer, Erick Green, had 28 points.

 

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Game Highlights | bc 86, VT 75

The Hokies are soundly beaten at home to the team picked to finish last in the ACC, boston college. VT has lost 4 straight and 6 of 8.

And when you lost to the ‘worst’ team at home, well, that makes you the worst team. 0-18 a possibility? Not really. Even wake went 1-15 a few years back with the worst ACC team ever assembled. But this is clearly the worst team in the ACC right now. And using ‘we only had 6 scholarship players’ as an excuse is inexcusable because bc only plays 6 guys (other than token minutes).

OK, one thing I want to say — at the end of the first half, JJ needed to get a technical. The fouls were 12-5 against us. And sure, we fouled. But every touch foul went against us on defense, and every 50/50 was a charge on us on offense. Greenberg would have taken a T there and JJ needed to. That’s the difference between a veteran coach and a rookie. Or, a ‘ricky stokes’ and a guy who stands up for his team.

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Game Highlights | VT 70, mvsu 49

The Hokies capture their first Bear Fight of the season with a 70-49 win over mississippi valley state (thanks for your support, Jon King!).  Tech moves to 8-1 on the season with this win in the Las Vegas Classic opener, and here are the moving pictures to prove it…

 

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2014-2015 Schedule/Results

November

11/14 - Hokies 71, md. eastern shore 46
11/19 - vs. liberty | 7pm, ESPN3
11/22 - vs. appalachian state | 1pm, ESPN3
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Cancun Classic
11/25 - vs. n. iowa | 7pm, CBSSN
11/26 - championship/consolation game | TBA, CBSSN
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11/30 - morgan state | 3pm, ESPN3

December

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

January

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

February

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

March

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

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