College Football

Virginia Tech Hokies (0-0)


Sat. 9/5 Sat. 9/19 Sat. 9/26 Sat. 10/3 Sat. 10/10
vs. Lib
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@ MiddTn
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vs. NortAL
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vs. GaTech
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@ UNC
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Virginia Tech star CB Farley to skip college football season

Virginia Tech star cornerback Caleb Farley announced Wednesday he will not play for the Hokies if there is a season, becoming the most notable major-college football player to opt out because of concerns about the coronavirus.

The redshirt junior from Hickory, North Carolina, revealed his decision in a video posted to social media. The 6-foot-2, 207-pound Farley is considered one of the nation's top defensive backs. He said he's forgoing the season "due to uncertain health conditions and regulations and all the other opt-outs going on in football right now."

There has yet to be a stream of public opt-outs among college players, but more than two dozen NFL players have said in recent days they will not play this season as teams report to training camps.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: H. Hooker1555
Passing TDs: H. Hooker13
Rushing Yards: D. McClease843
Rushing TDs: D. McClease7
Receiving Yards: T. Turner553
Receiving TDs: D. Hazelton8
Interceptions: C. Farley4
Schedule 2020
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/5 vs. Liberty TBA
9/19 at Middle Tennessee TBA
9/26 vs. North Alabama TBA
10/3 vs. Georgia Tech TBA
10/10 at North Carolina TBA
10/22 vs. Boston College TBA
10/31 at Louisville TBA
11/6 at Pittsburgh TBA
11/14 vs. Miami (FL) TBA
11/21 at Duke TBA
11/28 vs. Virginia TBA
Atlantic Coast
  Conference Overall
Boston College 0-0 0-0
3 Clemson 0-0 0-0
Duke 0-0 0-0
Florida State 0-0 0-0
Georgia Tech 0-0 0-0
Louisville 0-0 0-0
Miami (FL) 0-0 0-0
North Carolina 0-0 0-0
North Carolina State 0-0 0-0
15 Notre Dame 0-0 0-0
Pittsburgh 0-0 0-0
Syracuse 0-0 0-0
24 Virginia 0-0 0-0
Virginia Tech 0-0 0-0
Wake Forest 0-0 0-0
Offense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 5007 (74)
Passing Yards: 2718 (82)
Rushing Yards: 2289 (52)
Points per game: 30.8 (49)
Yards per game: 385.2 (86)
Touchdowns: 46 (57)
Field Goals: 19 (27)
Defense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 4723 (44)
Passing Yards: 2912 (67)
Rushing Yards: 1811 (44)
Points per game: 24.7 (46)
Yards per game: 363.3 (42)
Touchdowns: 39 (49)
Field Goals: 12 (37)
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