Virginia Tech will host rival West Virginia on Tuesday afternoon in Cassell Coliseum. This will be the 77th meeting between the two schools in a series that goes back to 1920.
About Today’s Game
The Hokies are 0-1 on the season.
The Mountaineers are 1-0 on the year after defeating Mount St. Mary’s, 77-62, in Morgantown on Friday night.
WVU leads the all-time series, 47-29 and won the last meeting between the two schools, 68-67, in Morgantown last season.
USC Upstate 64, VT 63
The Hokies fell to USC Upstate, 64-63, in Cassell Coliseum on Saturday afternoon.
Today’s game is a part of the College Basketball Tip-Off Marathon on ESPN.
A Young Captain
Former Tech standout Bobby Beecher will be inducted into the Virginia Tech Sports Hall of Fame on Nov. 15.
Jarell Eddie and Christian Beyer were named to the 2012-13 All-Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Men’s Basketball Team. It was Eddie’s second year on the team and the first season for Beyer.
Television/Internet - ESPN
Jon Sciambi & Bruce Pearl
Radio - Virginia Tech IMG Sports Network
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