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Virginia Tech Hokies taking on the Marshall Thundering Herd

Lane Stadium 12:00 Kickoff

BLACKSBURG, Va (WFXR News) - And that's GAME !!!! 

Hokies defeat Marshall 41-20 to extend their bowl streak to 26 straight seasons. 



End of the 3Q: Hokies lead 34-6.

The Hokies held Marshall scoreless in the 3Q. 

Brian Johnson's 32-yard field goal helped extend the Hokies lead late in the third quarter. 

Can the Hokies hold on to the lead to qualify for a Bowl Game? 


At halftime the Hokies are leading Marshall 31-6. 

In the second quarter Ryan Willis completed three touchdown passes: 

One 45-yard touchdown pass to Tre Turner, another 7-yard touchdown pass to Steven Peoples, and a 32-yard touchdown pass to Eric Kumah. 

The Hokies are fighting to make a bowl game this season. 


At the end of the first quarter, the Hokies are leading Marshall 10- 6. 


The Hokies are taking on 8-3 Marshall in search of their 6th win to keep their postseason dreams and 25-year bowl streak alive! The Hokies are entering this game with a playoff football mindset knowing each win keeps them together for one more game.

The keys in today's game for the Hokies to get a win are:

  • not letting the weather affect how they play
  • being able to score in the 3rd quarter
  • Defense playing the whole game

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