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Maryland vs Virginia Tech: New Era Pinstripe Bowl Prediction, Game Preview

Maryland vs Virginia Tech: New Era Pinstripe Bowl prediction, game preview, how to watch, lines: Wednesday, December 29. Maryland vs Virginia Tech: New Era Pinstripe Bowl How To Watch. Date: Wednesday, December 29. Game Time: 2:15 pm ET. Venue: Yankee Stadium, Bronx, NY. How To Watch: ESPN, Live stream on...
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Virginia Tech vs Maryland Time, TV Info, and Open Thread

Who: Virginia Tech Hokies (6-6, 4-4 ACC) vs Maryland Terrapins (6-6, 3-6 B1G) Series: The Hokies are 15-16 all-time against Maryland. Reppin' TKP: Not this weekend. Join The Key Players Club: Access exclusive content and site features. Discuss today's game and festivities here. Avoid leaving play-by-play, we're all watching. Remember...

Tech to wear Yanks' 'NY' on helmets for bowl

When Virginia Tech takes the field for Wednesday's New Era Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium, they'll look a bit like the home team. The football team revealed its uniforms on Twitter the night before the game, and the helmets include the Yankees' white interlocking "NY" outlined in Hokies orange on the maroon headgear.

2021 Pinstripe Bowl odds, picks: Maryland vs. Virginia Tech selections from advanced computer model for Wednesday's bowl game

Two former ACC rivals collide when the Maryland Terrapins take on the Virginia Tech Hokies in the 2021 Pinstripe Bowl on Wednesday at Yankee Stadium in New York City. Maryland and Virginia Tech were both members of the ACC from 2004-13. While the Hokies (6-6) remain in the conference, the Terrapins (6-6) are in their eighth season in the Big Ten. Maryland holds a 16-15 edge in the all-time series between the teams.
Roanoke Times

Virginia Tech football suffers worst loss in more than three decades in Pinstripe Bowl to Maryland

NEW YORK — Virginia Tech interim coach J.C. Price repeatedly said there would be no asterisks next the Pinstripe Bowl results. Maybe he should reconsider. The Hokies dealt with a wave of opt-outs and transfers leading up to Wednesday’s game. They lost seven more players to injuries and COVID-19 protocols, leaving them without 13 players on the two-deep from the last time they played.

Virginia Tech football: Brent Pry makes a big hire

In recent years, one of the biggest complaints regarding Virginia Tech football was the school’s lack of commitment to critical off-field hires. The big-time schools and even the not-so-big-time schools made significant hires, such as a GM, to manage the 85-man roster in the NCAA transfer portal era. After...
Collegiate Times

Numerous Hokies leaving football program for transfer portal and NFL Draft

Virginia Tech football players have begun to make announcements via Twitter regarding their plans for next football season. Backup quarterback Knox Kadum and receiver Tayvion Robinson have entered their names in the transfer portal, and receivers Tré Turner and Changa Hodge, tight end James Mitchell, defensive lineman Jordan Williams and defensive end Amaré Barno have all entered their names in the 2022 NFL Draft. Turner, Williams and Barno have opted out of Virginia Tech’s bowl game on Dec. 29, but Hodge will play.

Brent Pry named Virginia Tech Football head coach

BLACKSBURG – Virginia Tech President Tim Sands and Director of Athletics Whit Babcock announced on Tuesday that Brent Pry has accepted the Virginia Tech Football head coaching position. The Altoona, Pennsylvania, native joins the Hokies after serving the past eight seasons as defensive coordinator/linebackers coach at Penn State. Pry returns to Blacksburg after working as a defensive graduate assistant for the Hokies from 1995-97 under head coach Frank Beamer and defensive coordinator Bud Foster.

Impact of Chris Marve leaving for Virginia Tech DC job

FSU football head coach Mike Norvell will have to make the first replacement(not counting TJ Rushing since he never coached a game) on his coaching staff with the news linebackers coach Chris Marve is the new defensive coordinator at Virginia Tech. We knew something was going on with Marve when...

Virginia Tech football: Raheem Blackshear is the latest Hokie to head to the NFL

Another day, another Hokie leaving Blacksburg for a potential NFL future. On Sunday afternoon, running back Raheem Blackshear made his decision, announcing via Twitter he was entering the 2022 NFL draft. The good news for Virginia Tech fans is Blackshear will play in next week’s Pinstripe Bowl. Blackshear led Virginia...

Virginia Tech football: 3-star S Malcolm Jones decommits from Hokies

On Monday, the Virginia Tech Hokies lost their third commitment from the 2022 recruiting class when three-star safety Malcolm Jones announced his de-commitment via Twitter. Jones is a 6-foot-1, 185-pound safety prospect from Lee County High School in Leesburg, Georgia. He initially committed to Virginia Tech on June 21 after visiting Blacksburg on an official June 19.

Virginia Tech football lands its new quarterbacks coach

Slowly but surely, the Virginia Tech Hokies continue to assemble head coach Brent Pry’s first coaching staff. Another move was announced on Thursday when Virginia Tech released a statement naming Brad Glenn as quarterbacks coach/passing game coordinator. If you hadn’t heard of Glenn, it’s ok. Glenn comes to Blacksburg...

Virginia Tech football: Braxton Burmeister enters NCAA transfer portal

Seemingly every day since the Virginia Tech Hokies ended the regular season with a win over the Virginia Cavaliers, the Hokies have lost another player. On Saturday, quarterback Braxton Burmeister became the latest Hokie to enter the NCAA transfer portal. Virginia Tech’s roster for the Pinstripe Bowl against Maryland on Dec. 29 will look completely different than the one vs. UVA last month.

Virginia Tech lands 11 All-ACC Honorees

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Virginia Tech football had 11 of its players honored Tuesday as the Atlantic Coast Conference announced its 2021 All-ACC Teams. The teams are chosen by a vote from a panel that features all 14 of the league's head coaches as well as media members. CB Jermaine Waller...