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Settling It on Field: Bowls, Role of AP Poll Change in 1990s

Florida State moved into the Atlantic Coast Conference and Penn State joined the Big Ten. South Carolina landed in the Southeastern Conference. The Big East gathered Miami, Syracuse, Virginia Tech, West Virginia and Pittsburgh.

Kaine, as governor, left a mark on higher education in Virginia

While in Richmond, Timothy M. Kaine pushed to boost college funding and sought to console Virginia Tech after the 2007 massacre there.

Bristol Motor Speedway transforms into record-breaking college football stadium

Virginia Tech and Tennessee will play Sept. 10 at the popular NASCAR track before an expected crowd of 150,000. Typically Bristol Motor Speedway’s August NASCAR weekend concludes racing for the year at the popular high-banked, half-mile track located in the northeast corner of Tennessee teetering on the Virginia border. This year brings an exception. Show More Summary

Is It Time Investors Set Their Sights On The Gun Industry?

It is hard to deny the U.S. has a problem with gun violence. Columbine, Virginia Tech, Sandy Hook, San Bernardino and Orlando all no longer occupy our minds only as cities, towns, colleges or schools -- but as places where mass shootings and tragedies took place. Show More Summary

NASCAR team debuts Virginia Tech paint scheme for Bristol race

Wood Brothers Racing will debut a Virginia Tech paint scheme for its cars for the upcoming NASCAR Sprint Cup races at Bristol Motor Speedway and Martinsville Speedway. Virginia Tech will take on Tennessee at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday, Sept. 10 with organizers hoping to set an all-time...

Medical News Today: Swap a soda for water to reduce weight gain

Swapping an 8-ounce sugary drink for water reduces calorie intake, obesity prevalence, and benefits overall health, say Virginia Tech researchers.

Replacing just one sugary drink with water could significantly improve health

Think one little sugary soda won't make a difference on your waistline? Think again. If people replace just one calorie-laden drink with water, they can reduce body weight and improve overall health, according to a Virginia Tech researcher. read more

Replacing Just One Sugary Drink with Water Could Significantly Improve Health, Virginia Tech Researcher Finds

Kiyah Duffey's findings, which were recently published in Nutrients, modeled the effect of replacing one 8-ounce sugar-sweetened beverage with an 8-ounce serving of water, based on the daily dietary intake of U.S. adults aged 19 and older, retrieved from the 2007-2012 National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys.

Bill Dooley, three-time coach of the year in ACC football, dies at 82

Mr. Dooley coached for 26 years at North Carolina, Virginia Tech and Wake Forest.

Lead removal from Flint water making progress, researchers find

Lead levels are dropping in Flint, Michigan, but residents should still flush taps, according to test results Virginia Tech researchers announced Thursday. Continue reading ? The post Lead removal from Flint water making progress, researchers find appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Bill Dooley, 3-Time A.C.C. Football Coach of the Year, Dies at 82

Dooley won 162 games in the Atlantic Coast Conference at North Carolina, Virginia Tech and Wake Forest.

Students Participating in Government-Funded School Meal Programs at Higher Risk of Being Overweight, Virginia Tech Researcher Finds

As millions of kids who eat government-funded breakfasts or lunches head back to school this fall, most of them will participate in meal programs that may be part of the cause of the nationwide obesity epidemic. Students from low-income families and those who live in the Northeast, South, and rural America are most susceptible to the problem.

VIDEO: Buzz Williams is stronger than you

Here’s a video of Virginia Tech head coach Buzz Williams knocking out 17 deadlifts with 315 pounds on a hex bar while blasting some Brooks & Dunn: @TeamCoachBuzz putting in work this morning in oly sports weight room! #gohokies — Hokie Strength (@HokieStrength) August 8, 2016 He’s got me beat. I wonder how many […]

Former College Football Coach Bill Dooley Dies at Age 82

Former North Carolina, Virginia Tech and Wake Forest head football coach Bill Dooley died Tuesday at the age of 82. According to, Dooley's wife announced the news. A UNC spokesman later confirmed Dooley's death, per Andrew Carter...Show More Summary

Should StubHub Owe Any Money in This Case of Canceled Tickets?

2 weeks agoSports : The Big Lead

A Virginia Tech tried to buy a block of season tickets, only to have the transaction canceled.

A Crazy Summer, And The Worst And Best About Us

On April 16, 2007, my son called me at work to tell me there had been a shooting on the Virginia Tech campus where he was a graduate student. He was at his apartment -- safe -- and he wanted me to know that before the news came across the internet. Show More Summary

Clinton Veep Pick Tim Kaine Bolstered Mental Health System After Va. Tech Shooting

4 weeks agoHealth : The Checkup

Tim Kaine is in Hillary Clinton’s camp — and his party’s — on the big health care issues, with a defining moment in his tenure as governor coming in 2007 after the mass shooting at Virginia Tech. His...

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