February 21, 2014
Hokies host NC State
Final game of three-game home stand
NC State (17-10, 7-7) 353671
Virginia Tech (9-15, 2-12) 253964
  • Cassell Coliseum, Blacksburg, Va. - 5,268
  • High Points: 14 - Devin Wilson, Jarell Eddie
  • High Rebounds: 9 - Trevor Thompson
Virginia Tech vs. NC State Game Notes

Virginia Tech wraps up the three-game home stand on Saturday afternoon, as it hosts NC State. The game, to be televised live by regional sports networks, is scheduled for a 2 p.m., tip.

About Today’s Game

The Hokies are 9-16 on the season and 2-11 in ACC action.

The Wolfpack is 16-10 overall and 6-7 in the ACC after a 73-56 loss at Clemson on Tuesday.

The Wolfpack leads the all-time series, 37-14.

Virginia 57, VT 53

The Hokies dropped a heart-breaker to Virginia, 57-53, in Cassell Coliseum on Tuesday night.

Devin Wilson and Joey van Zegeren led the Hokies with 13 points each.

Tech led throughout much of the game and outshot and outrebounded the Cavaliers in the loss.

Setting a New Standard

Devin Wilson set a new Virginia Tech freshman record in Tuesday’s loss to Virginia. He now has 114 assists this season, the most ever for a Tech freshman, breaking the old mark of 113, set by Hank Thorns in the 2007-08 season.

Playing Good D

The Hokies held Miami to 25.9 percent from the field in last Saturday’s win. That is the lowest opponent’s field goal percentage for the Hokies in ACC play since joining the league in the 2004-05 season.

Scoring 1,100

Jarell Eddie currently has 1,106 points at Virginia Tech and is 38th in career scoring for the Hokies.

Injury Update

Adam Smith (left calf strain) is out for today’s game.

ACC Legend

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

Up Next

The Hokies hit the road on Tuesday night, as they travel to Durham to face Duke. The game, to be televised by ESPNU, will tip-off at 7 p.m.


Regional Sports Networks - Tom Werme & Dan Bonner

Radio - Virginia Tech IMG Sports Network

Bill Roth & Mike Burnop

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