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Hokies Dump Head Men’s Basketball Coach James Johnson

Hokies Dump Head Men’s Basketball Coach James Johnson

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Virginia Tech has fired its men’s basketball coach.  James Johnson led the hoops program at the Blacksburg school for the past two years. This year’s Hokie squad had a 9-22 record overall.  Virginia Tech had a 2-16 record in ACC play that was dead last among the 15 ACC schools. The Hokie faithful saw their season end March 12th with a 57-53 loss to the University of Miami in the first round of the ACC tournament. Virginia Tech’s new Athletic Director will choose his successor.

 

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Wahoo Women Lose to Georgia Tech, 68-62

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The Virginia women's basketball team fell 68-62 to Georgia Tech on Sunday afternoon.

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