Things are happening fast and furious now, so this won’t be a long article, since the press conference to introduce Justin Fuente is at 10 AM Monday morning.
That alone brings up a thought: now that it’s happening, it’s hard to believe how fast it’s happening. Two things fell into place this weekend: Frank Beamer won, which means he’ll be coaching one more bowl game, and the Hokies hired their new coach.
On Friday, there was a ton of uncertainty surrounding Frank’s immediate future and Virginia Tech’s long-term future; by Sunday morning, there wasn’t. That’s a lot to absorb in just a couple days.
What do I think of the Fuente hire? Solid hire. He checks several of the boxes. He’s an accomplished offensive-minded coach, as was heavily detailed in the press release for his hiring. That was one of the main criteria valued by Whit Babcock, who must...
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