Time Set for Men's Hoops Opener
BC football game to be played in the afternoon
November 10, 2003

BLACKSBURG, Va. - The Virginia Tech Athletics Department announced Monday that the Tech men's basketball season-opening game against New Hampshire will be played at 8 p.m., on Saturday, Nov. 22 at Cassell Coliseum.

The kickoff time for the Hokies' BIG EAST football clash with Boston College the same day has not been finalized, but the game will be played in the afternoon at Lane Stadium/Worsham Field. Tech officials have been notified that ESPN/ESPN2 will take a six-day selection for the games of Nov. 22.

If selected for television, the Tech-BC football game would be carried on either ESPN2 at noon or on ESPN at 3:30 p.m. If the game is not selected for telecast, it will begin at 1 p.m.