2001 Virginia Tech Hokies football team

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2001 Virginia Tech Hokies football
Gator Bowl, L 17–30 vs. Florida State
Conference Big East Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 18
AP No. 18
2001 record 8–4 (4–3 Big East)
Head coach Frank Beamer (15th year)
Offensive coordinator Rickey Bustle (8th year)
Defensive coordinator Bud Foster (7th year)
Home stadium Lane Stadium
(Capacity: 53,662)
Seasons
← 2000
2002 →
2001 Big East football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#1 Miami (FL) $#   7 0         12 0  
#14 Syracuse   6 1         10 3  
#21 Boston College   4 3         8 4  
#18 Virginia Tech   4 3         8 4  
Pittsburgh   4 3         7 5  
Temple   2 5         4 7  
West Virginia   1 6         3 8  
Rutgers   0 7         2 9  
  • # – BCS National Champion
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2001 Virginia Tech Hokies football team represented the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University during the 2001 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team's head coach was Frank Beamer.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 1 12:00 PM Connecticut* No. 9 Lane StadiumBlacksburg, Virginia ESPN+ W 52-10   53,662
September 8 12:00 PM Western Michigan* No. 9 Lane Stadium • Blacksburg, Virginia ESPN2 W 31-0   53,662
September 22 12:00 PM at Rutgers No. 9 Rutgers StadiumPiscataway, New Jersey ESPN+ W 50-0   27,514
September 29 12:00 PM UCF* No. 8 Lane Stadium • Blacksburg, Virginia SUN W 46-14   53,662
October 6 12:00 PM at West Virginia No. 8 Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, West Virginia (Black Diamond Trophy) ESPN2 W 35-0   63,271
October 13 6:30 PM Boston Collegedagger No. 6 Lane Stadium • Blacksburg, Virginia ESPN2 W 34-20   53,662
October 27 12:00 PM Syracuse No. 5 Lane Stadium • Blacksburg, Virginia ESPN+ L 14-22   53,662
November 3 12:00 PM at Pittsburgh No. 5 Heinz FieldPittsburgh ESPN+ L 7-38   55,585
November 10 12:00 PM at Temple No. 23 Veterans StadiumPhiladelphia W 35-0   21,915
November 17 3:30 PM at Virginia* No. 18 Scott StadiumCharlottesville, Virginia (Commonwealth Cup) ESPN W 31-17   61,625
December 1 1:00 PM No. 1 Miami (FL) No. 14 Lane Stadium • Blacksburg, Virginia (Rivalry) ABC L 24-26   53,662
January 1 12:30 PM vs. No. 24 Florida State* No. 15 Alltel StadiumJacksonville, Florida (Gator Bowl) NBC L 17-30   72,202
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

Notes[edit]

http://archive.techsideline.com/football/2001/roster2001.htm