February 14, 2014
    Hokies return to Cassell Coliseum to host Miami
    Tech begins three-game homestand with game against defending ACC champs
    Cassell Coliseum, Blacksburg, Va. - 5,10512T
    Miami153045
    Virginia Tech 193352
    High Points: 12 - C.J. Barksdale, Devin Wilson
    High Rebounds: 12 - Trevor Thompson
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    Virginia Tech vs. Miami Game Notes

    Virginia Tech returns to Cassell Coliseum on Saturday evening to host defending ACC champion Miami. The game, to be televised on regional sports networks, is scheduled to tip-off at 6 p.m.

    About This Evening’s Game

    The Hokies are 8-15 on the season and 1-10 in ACC action.

    The Hurricanes are 12-12 overall and 3-8 in the ACC after a 77-73 win at Florida State on Monday night.

    The Hurricanes lead the all-time series, 13-11.

    No. 25/22 Pitt 62, Virginia Tech 57, 2OT

    The Hokies dropped a heart-breaker, 62-57, in double overtime at No. 25/22 Pittsburgh last Saturday afternoon.

    Jarell Eddie led the Hokies with 15 points and Devin Wilson and Joey van Zegeren scored 10 points each for Tech.

    Cadarian Raines came off the bench and grabbed 11 rebounds, nine boards coming off the offensive glass.

    Welcome Whit Babcock

    On Friday, Jan. 24, Whit Babcock was hired as the new Director of Athletics at Virginia Tech.

    Babcock is a 1992 graduate of James Madison University and a native Virginian.

    He will begin his duties at Virginia Tech on Feb. 17

    Scoring 1,000

    Jarell Eddie currently has 1,092 points at Virginia Tech and is 38th in career scoring for the Hokies.

    Injury Update

    Adam Smith (left calf strain) is out for this evening’s game and C.J. Barksdale (strained groin) is questionable for the game.

    ACC Legend

    Bobby Stevens has been named Virginia Tech’s “ACC Legend” for 2014.

    Up Next

    The Hokies continue this three-game homestand on Tuesday night, as they host arch-rival Virginia in Cassell Coliseum. The game, to be televised by The ACC Network, will tip-off at 9 p.m..

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