Virginia Tech (No. 24 AP/No. 23 USA Today Coaches) returns home to face AP No. 6/Coaches No. 7 Notre Dame (10/6) following a 31-14 win at Duke (9/29). The Irish are coming off a 38-17 home win vs. Stanford (9/29).
Notre Dame has played in iconic college, NFL and MLB venues across the nation and has even competed in Ireland, but Saturday’s contest will mark the initial trek by the Fighting Irish to Blacksburg, Virginia.
Saturday’s contest will only be the second game played in the all-time series between Notre Dame and Virginia Tech.
Pregame coverage begins on 103.3 FM WESR at 6:30 and kick off is slated for 8:00 PM.