|NC State (17-10, 7-7)||35||36||71|
|Virginia Tech (9-15, 2-12)||25||39||64|
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.
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.
Jarell Eddie currently has 1,106 points at Virginia Tech and is 38th in career scoring for the Hokies.
Adam Smith (left calf strain) is out for today’s game.
Bobby Stevens has been named Virginia Tech’s “ACC Legend” for 2014.
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
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