This weekend on the Virginia Tech ISP Sports Network
Tech vs. Boston College
October 11, 2001

Here is a list of programming and features for the Virginia Tech ISP Sports Networks' radio and television coverage of the Virginia Tech vs. Boston College football game:

Saturday, October 13, 2001:
Radio Coverage: 5:00 p.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 5:00-5:30 p.m. (eastern time) Fans may call 888-TALK-ISP to join the program.
  • Coordinator's Corner with Rickey Bustle and Bud Foster discussing Boston College. "This is an outstanding football team and we won't face a back better than William Green," Foster said. "We are getting ready to play one hecukva football team," he said.
  • Kroger Roth Report: This week, Tech defensive lineman Chad Beasley discusses why the Tech defense has been so tough through the first five games. Also, Tech basketball coach Ricky Stokes will report on the first two practices of the season and his impressions of his newcomers.
  • Great Moments in Virginia Tech History: A flashback to Tech's 1999 game against Boston College, which competed Tech's 11-0 season.
  • USA STAFFING PROFILE: Tech's Mike Goforth leads one of the nation's finest sports medicine programs. Learn about Mike on 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 and Ben Taylor talk about the Hokies' defense which is allowing just 4.8 points per game.
  • Inside Virginia Tech: How internships and Co-Ops are becoming more popular among students and employers throughout the region. Karen Cronin has the report at halftime of the Tech/BC game broadcast.
  • Play-by-play coverage: Bill Roth and Mike Burnop have the call of the Tech/BC 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, October 13, 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/BC Game from Lane Stadium/Worsham Field.
  • Post-game interviews with Tech players and coach Frank Beamer.
  • Tech tailback Lee Suggs continues his rehabilitation work each morning. We'll have the latest on Lee's incredible progress in his first month following knee surgery.
  • Tech's Browning Wynn, a huge NASCAR fan, previews Sunday's race in Martinsville, Virginia. Wynn will get the predictions and input from other Hokies.
  • Virginia Tech fans have sold-out Lane Stadium every game since the 1998 season. This week, a look at how the fans pack not only the stadium in Blacksburg, but travel with the Hokies on the road as well.
  • Updated BIG EAST scores and standings.
  • A profile of Katie Madden, a sophomore on Tech's lacrosse team, this week's Virginia Lottery Student Athlete of the Week. Katie is from Our Lady of Good Counsel High School in Gaithersburg, Maryland. She is an Accounting and Information Systems major at Virginia Tech.

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.