A jury on Friday acquitted a former Virginia Tech football player who had been accused of fatally beating a man he says he initially believed from a Tinder match to be a woman.
Virginia Tech's Justin Fuente could see the writing on the wall so the Hokies football coach decided he would rather leave the program now rather than wait and be told to pack his bags.
A Virginia Tech linebacker allegedly beat a 40-year-old man to death after agreeing to a date on Tinder – and then discovering he was a man, prosecutors said on Wednesday.
A Virginia Tech linebacker is charged with second-degree murder after he allegedly killed a 40-year-old man in Blacksburg.
The pandemic disrupted college sports again Saturday, with Virginia and Virginia Tech postponing their Sept. 19 football opener because of COVID-19 issues at Virginia Tech.