Hokies open 2017-18 season vs. Detroit Mercy

Detroit Mercy (0-1) 423779
Virginia Tech (1-0) 5259111
  • Cassell Coliseum, Blacksburg, Va. - 9,275
  • High Points: 24 - N. Alexander-Walker
  • High Rebounds: 9 - Ahmed Hill

The Virginia Tech men's basketball team opens the 2017-18 regular season on Friday, Nov. 10 against Detroit Mercy at 6 p.m. at Carilion Clinic Court at Cassell Coliseum. The game will be shown on ACC Network Extra.

Date/Time: November 10, 2017 / 6 p.m.
Opponent: University of Detroit Mercy
Site: Blacksburg, Virginia (Carilion Clinic Court at Cassell Coliseum)
Radio: Virginia Tech IMG Sports Network
Talent: Andrew Allegretta
TV/Internet: The ACC Network Extra
Talent: Danny Nokes & Mack McCarthy
Live Stats: HokieSports.com
Game Notes: Virginia Tech

This is the regular season opener for both teams. Tonight’s game is a sellout and is the first game in the 2017 2K Classic.

This is the first-ever meeting between the two schools. Tech is 4-1 all-time against teams currently in the Horizon League.

Up Next: The Hokies remain at home on Sunday night, as they host The Citadel at 7 p.m. The game will be shown on The ACC Network Extra and heard on the Virginia Tech/IMG Sports Network.

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