It wasn't pretty, but after losing two straight, the Hokies will take it. Virginia Tech pulled away from Western Michigan in the second half for the 35-17 win.
It’s homecoming week in Blacksburg and the Hokies will look to stop their two-game slide against Western Michigan. Here’s what you need to know for Saturday’s game:
Good Counsel defensive end Darius Fullwood committed to Virginia Tech on Tuesday, a day after decommitting from Kentucky.
Virginia Tech defensive tackle Luther Maddy will undergo surgery Tuesday to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee, the school announced on Monday. He is expected to miss 2-4 weeks.
Turning point: At the beginning of the fourth quarter, Virginia Tech had the ball and a 16-10 lead.