Virginia Tech (No. 24 USA Today Coaches) returns to ACC action at AP No. 22/Coaches No. 23 Duke (9/29) following a 49-35 loss at Old Dominion (9/22).
VT is 1-1 vs. AP ranked Duke squads, winning 17-16 at No. 19 Duke (11/15/14) and dropping a 4-OT 45-43 decision vs. No. 23 Duke (10/24/15). Duke got a 55-13 win vs. North Carolina Central (9/22). Tech already owns one ACC victory with a 24-3 win at Florida State (9/3), while Duke is 4-0 against non-conference foes entering its league opener vs. the Hokies. The Hokies are 12-2 vs. Duke since joining the ACC in 2004, including a 6-0 mark at Duke and a 2-0 record under head coach Justin Fuente. Duke owns a seven-game winning streak after winning its final three contests of the 2017 campaign.
Pregame coverage begins Saturday evening at 5:30 PM on 103.3 FM WESR and kick off is at 7:00 PM. Learn more at HokieSports.com.
WESR will play the Franktown Jam in its entirety with a special tailgate edition beginning at 2:00 PM Saturday and the Beach Show with Billy and Tim will have a special 30 minute segment from 5:00 PM – 5:30.