What happens when you combine a stifling defense with an elite quarterback? ... Read More
As you probably know, this has been a troubling and disconcerting time for administrators, fans and athletes at some major universities throughout the country who are currently facing huge athletics department deficits, sinking revenues and rising costs. Some schools are even considering dropping sports as a result of their financial situations. ... Read More
The plane, other than the roar of the engines, was completely silent. ... Read More
Today’s Kroger Roth Report will look more like one of those “all you can eat” breakfast buffets at a fancy hotel. Lots of different items for your enjoyment. No carving station or omelet bar here, but hopefully you’ll find something you like. Here goes: ... Read More
As he begins his 18th season as the defensive coordinator at Virginia Tech, Bud Foster knows his 2012 group should be among the best in the ACC, if not the country. And with nine starters returning from a 2011 unit that finished 10th in the country in total defense and seventh nationally in scoring defense, it’s easy to see why Foster is confident that can happen. But if you know Foster and are aware of his drive and competitive fire, you know that his mantra for this spring is to raise the level of Tech’s defense to an even higher level. ... Read More
Several weeks ago, Virginia Tech football recruit Joel Caleb was sitting in his high school, deliberating between his three finalists – Ohio State, West Virginia and Virginia Tech – when the school’s principal, Dr. Deborah Marks, walked into the room. ... Read More
In a few hours, we’ll have our final Virginia Tech sports broadcast for calendar year 2011 when we air the first of three Tech Talk LIVE! Sugar Bowl radio shows from New Orleans. ... Read More
In the history of college football, no team has won more games than the University of Michigan. ... Read More
As he rode up Interstate 77 in the front seat of one of his team’s buses, chugging up Fancy Gap Mountain toward his hometown, Virginia Tech head coach Frank Beamer worked on his coaches’ poll ballot. Beamer was trying to put the bad taste of the ACC championship game loss to Clemson out of his mind for at least a couple of minutes while he filled out his top-25 list. ... Read More
November, as you know, is the big month for both politicians and football teams. ... Read More
The broadcast edition of the Kroger Roth Report can be heard prior to every Hokies football game on the Virginia Tech IMG Sports Network. Click below to listen to the Kroger Roth Report which aired prior to the Hokies' October 29th game at Duke. ... Read More
The broadcast edition of the Kroger Roth Report can be heard prior to every Hokies football game on the Virginia Tech IMG Sports Network. Click below to listen to the Kroger Roth Report which aired prior to the Hokies' October 22nd game against Boston College. It features Bill Roth and Tech quarterback Logan Thomas. ... Read More
Did Virginia Tech quarterback Logan Thomas just play the greatest game ever by a Tech quarterback? ... Read More
As many of you know, I was born and raised in Pittsburgh and grew up on Eastern basketball. ... Read More
On Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016, the University of Wisconsin Badgers are scheduled to run out of Lane Stadium’s southeast tunnel onto Worsham Field in Blacksburg. And now, it’s safe to say that on that very same day, when Virginia Tech takes the field from the stadium’s north end zone, the Hokies will be led by legendary head coach Frank Beamer. ... Read More
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