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    December 6, 2013
    Hokies open ACC schedule at Miami
    Tech meets defending ACC champs on Sunday in Coral Gables
    BankUnited Center - 6,27012OTT
    Virginia Tech 2333561
    Miami3125460
    High Points: 24 - Jarell Eddie
    High Rebounds: 10 - Joey van Zegeren
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    Virginia Tech at Miami Game Notes

    Virginia Tech opens the 2013-14 ACC season at Miami on Sunday afternoon. The Hokies and the defending ACC champion Hurricanes tip-off at 12:30 p.m. in the BankUnited Center. The game will be televised live by ESPNU.

    About Today’s Game

    The Hokies are 6-3 on the season.

    The Hurricanes are 5-4 after a 60-49 loss at Nebraska on Wednesday night.

    Miami leads the all-time series, 13-10.

    This is the ACC opener for both teams.

    VT 81, Winthrop 63

    The short-handed Hokies defeated Winthrop, 81-63, on Tuesday night in Cassell Coliseum.

    Jarell Eddie scored a career-high 34 points in the win, whil C.J. Barksdale added 13 points.

    Tech played without its second and third leading scorers, Adam Smith and Ben Emelogu, out due to injuries.

    Eddie Records Career-High

    Jarell Eddie scored a career-high 34 points in the win over Winthrop. He also tied a career-high with six three-point baskets.

    Eddie’s 34 points is the second-highest point total by an ACC player this season.

    Wilson Ties a Record

    Devin Wilson recorded a career-high 11 assists in the win over Furman, tying Dell Curry’s Virginia Tech freshman record for assists in a game.

    10 With 10

    So far this season, 10 different Hokies have recorded at least 10 points or more in a game.

    Up Next

    Tech will take two weeks off due to exams before returning to action on Sat., Dec. 21 in the Richmond Coliseum against VCU in the Governor’s Holiday Hoops Classic.

    Television/Internet - ESPNU

    Tom Hart & Jay Williams

    Radio - Virginia Tech IMG Sports Network

    Bill Roth & Mike Burnop

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