Hokies (15) @ Pirates (10)

Saturday, Sep 14, 2013, 12:00 PM EDT

Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium

What We Learned From The East Carolina Win

It's that time again; Gobbler Country's staff discusses what we learned from the Hokies playing the Pirates this past weekend, and what we think will happen heading into the Saturday's showdown against Marshall.

Hokies Welcome Challenger From The Mountain State

Virginia Tech Hokies (2-1) vs. Marshall Thundering Herd (2-1) Time: 12 p.m. EDTDate: Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013Place: Blacksburg, Va.Stadium: Lane Stadium/Worsham Field(Cap: 65,632, Open: 1965,...

Carpe Diem: Defense Saves The Day

It was ugly. The offense couldn't get any semblance of a running game going. Special teams were somewhat pitiful. Yet, in spite of those issues, the defense came through when it mattered and gave the Hokies the win.

Defense Bails Out Hokies in 15-10 Win Over Pirates

Defense holds East Carolina to 30 total yards in the second half, while forcing three interceptions and sacking Pirate quarterback Shane Carden seven times.

Hokies Vs. Pirates: The Series Continues

Virginia Tech Hokies (1-1) vs. East Carolina Pirates (2-0) Time: 12 p.m. EDTDate: Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013Place: Greenville, Nc.Stadium: Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium(Cap: 50,000, Open: 1963, Field:...

Pirates Looming: What To Know Before Gameday

Virginia Tech Hokies (1-1) vs. East Carolina Pirates (2-0) Virginia Tech Offense vs. East Carolina Defense As I said in the Game Guide: On defense, East Carolina runs a 3-4 scheme. This is...

Better To Know An Opponent: East Carolina

After taking a week hiatus from our Q & A series, we're back with Bonesville's Al Myatt. Make sure to check out all the good stuff they do. It's definitely one of the best ECU blogs out there. In...

Shiver Me Timbers: Hokies To Face Pirates Saturday

The Hokies traves to a very hostile Greenville, North Carolina, a coastal city that has been branded as treacherous since it is infested with men, women and children who dare to call themselves Pirates.

What did we learn from Western Carolina?

What did the Gobbler Country staff learn from the Hokies' win over Western Carolina?

Marshall Rejoins Team, Returns To Practice

Virginia Tech junior defensive tackle/end is now back and practicing with the football team today after taking a 22-day personal absence. As we originally reported via a source close to the...

Hokies Visiting Greenville To Face Familiar Foe

Virginia Tech Hokies (1-1) vs. East Carolina Pirates (2-0) Time: 12 p.m. EDTDate: Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013Place: Greenville, Nc.Stadium: Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium(Cap: 50,000, Open: 1963, Field:...

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