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Hokies overcome 17-point first-half deficit to beat West Virginia 87-82 behind 22 points from true freshman Ben Emelogu.

Need a printable NCAA Tournament bracket? Here you go, courtesy of TechHoops.com.

The Year of Erick Green continues for the Virginia Tech senior guard. TechHoops.com takes a look at just how good of year he’d having, despite the team being down as a whole. And where does Green rank all-time amongst the Hokie greats?

This photo by Daniel Lin of the Associated Press pretty much sums up the Hokies’ basketball season. Even Bill Roth, the “Voice of the Hokies” said that Green being carried off the court by his teammates was the most help he’s gotten from them in about a month.

TechHoops.com wrote a really good piece about the state of the Virginia Tech’s basketball program. Click here to read it and let us know what you think.

(The image above was published with an article by the Washington Post following the Hokies’ 64-54 home loss to Georgia Tech.)

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Eric Green, the nation’s leading scorer, dropped 30 points in the game. This is particular impressive since Miami is has such a strong defense this year. Eric has continued to put up huge numbers despite the fact that teams are putting at least two guys on him. The Hokies did a great job of shutting down Durand Scott who scored 25 points against Duke last week. Scott only scored 5 points and was a complete non factor. 

For a recap of the game, visit TechHoops.com!

Cadarian Raines blocks… no… CRUSHES a shot attempt by mvsu during last night’s 70-49 Jon King Bear Fight win.

Photos by rlfranks:

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Hokies improve to 8-1 with 70-49 win over Mississippi Valley St. Erick Green scored a game-high 23 points, tying Bimbo Coles’ record of nine straight games with at least 20 points. Click on the photo to read more.

The Virginia Tech Hokies (7-0) face their toughest road game of the young college basketball season when they travel to Morgantown to face the West Virginia University Mountaineers (3-3).

Senior guard Erick Green, aka the Winchester Rifle, is averaging 24.9 point a game, which leads the ACC and is third in the country. The Hokies as a team are also ranked third in the country in points per game with 86.1 per contest.

For a complete game preview, click on photo or here.

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Dec. 6, 2012

"We, the undersigned presidents of the Atlantic Coast Conference, wish to express our commitment to preserve and protect the future of our outstanding league. We want to be clear that the speculation about ACC schools in negotiations or considering alternatives to the ACC are totally false. The presidents of the ACC are united in our commitment to a strong and enduring conference. The ACC has long been a leader in intercollegiate athletics, both academically and athletically, and the constitution of our existing and future member schools will maintain the ACC’s position as one of the nation’s premier conferences."

Fr. William Leahy, Boston College
Mr. James Barker, Clemson University
Dr. Richard Brodhead, Duke University
Dr. Eric Barron, Florida State University
Dr. G.P. “Bud” Peterson, Georgia Institute of Technology
Dr. James Ramsey, University of Louisville
Dr. Donna Shalala, University of Miami
Dr. Holden Thorp, University of North Carolina
Dr. Randy Woodson, North Carolina State University
Fr. John Jenkins, University of Notre Dame
Dr. Mark Nordenberg, University of Pittsburgh
Dr. Nancy Cantor, Syracuse University
Dr. Teresa Sullivan, University of Virginia
Dr. Charles Steger, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
Dr. Nathan Hatch, Wake Forest University