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Artis records his first collegiate start vs. Pittsburgh

With starting inside linebacker Dax Hollifield sidelined for the first half against Pittsburgh due to a targeting penalty that occurred last week against Notre Dame, Virginia Tech redshirt sophomore Keshon Artis has recorded his first collegiate start. A redshirt sophomore, who has been on campus for four years but retained...

Live Updates: Virginia Tech - 7, Pittsburgh - 28, FINAL

On Saturday afternoon, Virginia Tech will return to Lane Stadium to try and bounce back from a last-minute defeat at the hands of Notre Dame one week ago. Virginia Tech will host the Pittsburgh Panthers on Saturday with kickoff set for 3:30 PM EST. Follow along below with the live...

Virginia Tech CB Jermaine Waller suffers Foot injury against Pittsburgh

Virginia Tech Hokies cornerback Jermaine Waller has suffered a foot injury and is wearing a walking boot to start the second half against Pittsburgh. His status is questionable, though it is unlikely he will re-enter the game. The 6-foot-1 inch 180-pound cornerback has compiled 27 total tackles, 1.0 tackles for...
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Virginia Tech running back Keshawn King out with an injury against Pittsburgh

BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech running back Keshawn King won't play against Pittsburgh on Saturday. King suffered an ankle injury in last week's game against Notre Dame. King was one of three backs listed as co-starters alongside Jalen Holston and Raheem Blackshear. He was also was the team's starting kick returner this season. The running back didn't travel to West Virginia earlier this season due to a non-COVID related illness.

Panthers begin stretch determining ACC worthiness

PITTSBURGH (93.7 The Fan) – It’s the start of three difficult games that will define their season. Panthers at Virginia Tech Saturday at 3:30p on 93.7 The Fan. Hokies are 3-2 overall and like Pitt 1-0 in the ACC. Virginia Tech’s conference win is an upset against North Carolina. The overall losses are a blown lead last Saturday against number 14 Notre Dame and 27-21 defeat at West Virginia.

Virginia Tech vs Pittsburgh Picks

Gameday has arrived in Blacksburg as Virginia Tech looks to bounce back from blowing an 8-point lead inside the final four minutes last week against a Pittsburgh team that is the only other ACC unbeaten among the 7 Coastal teams. This is a showdown between a prolific passing attack led by Kenny Pickett and a strong Tech defense that is the only team to have allowed fewer than 100 points so far this season.

Pitt's Narduzzi comes to the defense of Penn State's Franklin

Pitt Football’s head coach Pat Narduzzi has Penn State’s James Franklin’s back, at least this time. Iowa fans booed last weekend when some Penn State players were injured believing they were faking them, trying to slow the Hawkeyes offense down. “I mean our fans aren’t stupid, I mean they’re watching,...

Virginia Tech RB Keshawn King Out Against Pittsburgh

Virginia Tech will be without an important piece to their special teams and offense as kick returner/RB Keshawn King will be out for the Hokies against Pittsburgh as reported by Michael Niziolek of the Roanoke Times. King's absence will likely mean more carries for Raheem Blackshear and Jalen Holston first...

Pickett leads Pitt to 28-7 victory over Virginia Tech

Kenny Pickett threw two touchdown passes and rushed for a score to lead Pittsburgh to a 28-7 victory over Virginia Tech on Saturday. Pickett threw touchdown passes of 8 yards to Gavin Bartholomew and 36 yards to Jared Wayne, and he scored on a 3-yard run — all in the first half — as the Panthers (5-1, 2-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) won their third straight game. Pittsburgh, which won in Blacksburg for the first time since 2015, moved into sole possession of first place in the ACC’s Coastal Division.

Scouting Notebook: Top Games To Watch And Prospects To Look For (Week 7)

Every week in lead up to the slate of college football games on Saturday, we will be highlighting several high-profile games as well as several college football prospects in each matchup that project to be sought after in the 2022 NFL Draft and specifically how they may be viewed by the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Pitt Postgame Show: Pitt Delivers Sound Performance, Controls Own Destiny

Pitt’s 28-7 win over Virginia Tech puts Pitt in the driver seat for an appearance in the ACC Championship Game. With that being the reality right now for Pitt, Mike Asti and Mike Vukovcan discuss what stood out from the way Pitt won, if the defense and running game have now fixed themselves and what Pitt needs to do to avoid screwing up the rest of the season.

Report: Pitt Falls to Maryland in Scrimmage, Hugley With 14

On Saturday, Pitt’s men’s basketball team took on Maryland in a ‘secret scrimmage,’ losing 72 to 56 at the Petersen Events Center according to Jeff Goodman. According to Goodman, sophomore big man John Hugley led the way for Pitt with 14 points. “He’s a wide body, he is getting in...