This week on the Virginia Tech ISP Sports Network
Tech vs Central Florida
September 26, 2001

Here is a list of programming and features for the Virginia Tech ISP Sports Network radio and television networks' coverage of the Virginia Tech vs. Central Florida football game:

Saturday, September 29, 2001:
Radio Coverage: 10:30 a.m.eastern time on radio affiliates throughout Virginia and surrounding states. (For a complete list of radio stations, see the Fan's Guide to Radio and TV). Tech radio broadcasts are presented by the Virginia Lottery, the presenting sponsor of the Virginia Tech ISP Sports Network.

This week's programming lineup includes:
  • Live Q&A session with Tech Athletic Director Jim Weaver from 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. (eastern time) Fans may call 888-TALK-ISP to join the program.
  • Coordinator's Corner with Rickey Bustle and Bud Foster discussing UCF. "This is the best group of defensive backs we'll see this season," Bustle reports about UCF. Meanwhile, Foster says despite the back-to-back shutouts, Tech's defense has "plenty of room for improvement."
  • Kroger Roth Report features the GQ Magazine shoot of former Tech quarterback Michael Vick. Also Tech Associate Head Coach and Running Backs Coach Billy Hite on the progress of redshirt tailbacks Cedric Humes and Justin Hamilton.
  • Great Moments in Virginia Tech History: A flashback to Tech's 1998 game at Clemson's Death Valley.
  • USA STAFFING PROFILE: Tech Defensive Coordinator Bud Foster is the focus of this week's report.
  • Suncom Frank Beamer Report. Tech's head coach shares his thoughts in this exclusive interview right before kickoff.
  • Ford Inside Scoop: Mike Burnop interviews Tech linebacker Jake Houseright on the season thus far and gets his thoughts on the UCF game.
  • Inside Virginia Tech: This week, how Virginia Tech researchers have developed new carbon fibers. This fibers strengthen plastics exposed to severe weather, such as marine and off-shore uses. Karen Cronin's weekly report airs at halftime.
  • Play-by-play coverage: Bill Roth and Mike Burnop have the call of the Tech/UCF game from Lane Stadium/Worsham Field.
  • Kroger Point After: Following the game, interviews, highlights, scores, and listener telephone calls (888-TALK-ISP) make for a lively 90-minute post-game show.
Sunday, September 30, 2001:
Television coverage: Virginia Tech Sports Today, airs on a network of television stations state-wide and is hosted by Bill Roth. (Listing at bottom of page).

On this week's show:

  • Highlights of the Tech/UCF game from Lane Stadium/Worsham Field.

  • Post-game interviews with Tech players and coach Frank Beamer.

  • Lineback Ben Taylor has become one of college football's best players. Find out what makes Ben such a special player in this exclusive report with Jamie Muro.

  • Behind the scenes with Jarrett Ferguson. Tech's starting fullback has gone from walk-on to superstar. Jarrett will introduce us to other walk-ons who hope to become stars of tomorrow.

  • Meet a young cancer patient and avid Hokie fan who recently visited Tech's football program.

  • Updated BIG EAST scores and standings.

  • A profile of Tech women's basketball guard Lisa Guarneri, this week's Virginia Lottery Student Athlete of the Week.

Virginia Tech Sports Today can be seen on the following stations:
  • Washington, DC: NewsChannel 8, Sunday at 11 a.m.
  • Norfolk, VA: WAVY, Channel 10, Sunday at Noon.
  • Bristol, VA: WCYB, Channel 5, Sunday at 9:30 a.m.
  • Roanoke, VA: WSLS, Channel 10, Sunday at 10 a.m.
  • Comcast SportsNet: Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 p.m.

    In addition, Cox Cable Channel 9 of Roanoke re-broadcasts the show at the following times:
    • Monday-Thursday: 3 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
    • Friday: 3 p.m.