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Virginia Tech began using Metallica’s “Enter Sandman” song as the football team’s entrance music during the 2000 season. The athletics department had just put up a new scoreboard in the north end zone before the 200 season complete with “Hokie Vision” (a big video screen). The marketing folks in the department wanted to create an entrance video to show on the new video screen. They outsourced the video production, but were tasked with picking the song.