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2014-01-04 23:00:04

Ticket Down (http://www.ticketdown.com) reports that demand is through the roof for 2014 BCS tickets. The historic game features the Auburn Tigers against the Florida State Seminoles on Monday, January 6th, 2014. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 04, 2014 Ticket Down announces that tickets for the 2014 BCS Championship Game between the Florida Seminoles and the Auburn Tigers are in high demand. For the first time since 2001, the Florida State Seminoles will have a chance to compete for the BCS...

2012-08-17 23:01:22

Online Ticket Giant Ticketprocess.com Gives Away Free Discount Codes For The 2012 College Football Season, Including College Football Season Tickets, and College Football Regular Season Single Game Tickets (PRWEB) August 17, 2012 College football season is just around the corner, and Ticket process is pleased to announce that they will have a huge selection of college football tickets to Division I games throughout the 2012 season. The online ticket exchange has become a favorite of fans...

2011-10-18 09:15:39

Virginia Tech released today results from the first study ever to instrument child football helmets. Youth football helmets are currently designed to the same standards as adult helmets, even though little is known about how child football players impact their heads. This is the first study to investigate the head impact characteristics in youth football, and will greatly enhance the development of improved helmets specifically designed for children. The Auburn Eagles, a local, Montgomery...

2011-10-18 05:45:05

(Ivanhoe Newswire) — Youth football helmets are currently designed the same as adult helmets, even though it isn´t known how child football players impact their heads. This novel study conducted at Virginia Tech investigates the head impact characteristics in youth football, and will greatly enhance the development of improved helmets specifically designed for children. The Auburn Eagles, a Montgomery County, Virginia youth team consisting of 6 to 8 year old boys, has...

2009-10-03 16:13:29

Tyrod Taylor's two touchdown passes Saturday helped sixth-ranked Virginia Tech down stubborn Duke 34-26 in an ACC tussle at Durham, N.C. Taylor completed 17-of-22 passes for 327 yards, with his first-half scoring passes of 36 yards to Danny Coale and 28 yards to Jarrett Boykin leading Tech to a 17-10 lead at the break. Josh Oglesby gained 59 yards on six carries with two second-half touchdown runs. Ryan Williams rushed for 83 yards on 24 carries for the Hokies (4-1, 2-0 ACC), who have won...

2009-09-26 19:26:20

Ryan Williams rushed for 150 yards and two TDs Saturday to carry 12th-ranked Virginia Tech to a 31-7 rain-soaked win over 13th-ranked Miami (Fla). Tyrod Taylor passed for 98 yards and a touchdown and ran for 75 yards for the Hokies (3-1, 1-0 ACC), who have won three in a row since a season-opening loss to third-ranked Alabama. Jacory Harris gained 150 yards on just 9-of-25 completions, was sacked three times and lost a fumble for the Hurricanes (2-1, 2-1). Javarris James scored Miami's lone...

2009-09-26 16:10:51

Quarterback Josh Nesbitt ran and passed Georgia Tech to a 24-7 win over No. 22 North Carolina Saturday at Atlanta. Nesbitt scored twice after 32 carries for 97 yards and also completed 7-of-11 passes for 89 yards. Running back Jonathan Dwyer, the 2008 ACC Player of the Year, helped Tech maintain ball control by gaining 158 yards on 19 carries. Roddy Jones rushed for a touchdown, while receivers Stephen Hill and Demaryius Thomas combined to make five receptions for 73 yards for the Yellow...

2009-09-19 19:01:16

Danny Coale's 81-yard catch with a minute to play set up Dyrell Roberts' TD with 21 seconds left Saturday in Virginia Tech's 16-15 win over Nebraska. The win over No. 19 Nebraska was No. 14 Virginia Tech's 32nd consecutive non-conference home victory. Coale's 81-yard reception catch accounted for nearly one-third of Virginia Tech's 278 total yards of offense and most of the second-half yardage (141) for the Hokies (2-1). Tyrod Taylor completed only 12-of-27 passes for 192 yards and a...

2009-09-18 00:18:36

Jacory Harris threw for 269 yards and three touchdowns Thursday, sending No. 22 Miami rolling past No. 13 Georgia Tech 33-17. Miami picked up its second win in as many games, both of them Atlantic Coast Conference outings. The Yellow Jackets fell to 2-1 and to 1-1 in league play. Harris, who had a 386-yard performance in a surprise season-opening triumph over Florida State, rallied Miami from an early 3-0 deficit to a 17-3 halftime lead. He hit Laron Byrd with a 40-yard scoring pass in the...

2009-09-12 18:18:06

Ryan Williams amassed 164 yards and three touchdowns on just 16 carries Saturday in No. 15 Virginia Tech's 52-10 rout of Marshall. Tyrod Taylor passed for 161 yards and two scores and added 58 yards on the ground for the Hokies (1-1). David Wilson rushed for 165 yards and a TD on 12 carries. Danny Coale added a 43-yard catch and Dyrell Roberts and Xavier Boyce each had a TD reception for Virginia Tech. Brian Anderson had 116 yards on 15-of-31 passes for the Thundering Herd (1-1). Darius...


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