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Dickie V Taking Up the Hokie Cause


Dick Vitale of ESPN was on Mike and Mike this morning and was very confused about how Virginia Tech did not get in.  He specifically compared VT to wake.  He pointed out that the Hokies finished ahead of wake in the ACC standings and beat them.  That should have gotten the Hokies in, regardless of what happened earlier in the season.  Dick also mentioned wake lost five of six to close the season.  Mike Golic (a former football player) didn’t agree and pointed out VT lost four of six to close the season.  Vitale didn’t think the fact wake’s AD was on the committee was a factor.  He also, like Coach Greenberg, spoke about needing a more defined criteria for the at-large teams.  Thank you, Mr. Vitale.  I’ll go to Golic if I need advice on Nutrisystem, but not basketball.

What an empty feeling we all have today.  Just seems crazy to think we won’t be playing in the madness this week.  No, we weren’t going to win it all, but we could have pulled some upsets off and really had some great moments.  Plus, all you ever want in life is a shot.

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2014-2015 Schedule/Results

November

11/14 - Hokies 71, md. eastern shore 46
11/19 - Hokies 73, liberty 63
11/22 - appalachian state 65, Hokies 63
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Cancun Classic
11/25 - n. iowa 73, Hokies 54
11/26 - Hokies 78, miami ohio 63
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11/30 - Hokies 83, morgan state 63

December

12/03 - penn state 61, Hokies 58
12/07 - radford 68, Hokies 66
12/14 - Hokies 65, alabama a&m 55
12/20 - Hokies 64, the citadel 61
12/22 - Hokies 87, vmi 74
12/27 - Hokies 87, presbyterian 65
12/30 - west virginia 82, Hokies 51

January

01/03 - syracuse 68, Hokies 66
01/06 - louisville 78, Hokies 63
01/18 - unc 68, Hokies 53
01/22 - notre dame 85, Hokies 60
01/25 - uva 50, Hokies 47
01/27 - Hokies 70, pittsburgh 67
01/31 - wake forest 73, Hokies 70

February

02/03 - syracuse 72, Hokies 70
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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