The 19th ranked Hokies have won six straight games after losing their season opener to Alabama. Tech defeated the Pittsburg Panthers 19-9, Saturday.
Quarterback, Logan Thomas, completed 19 out of his 34 passes for 239 yards and a touchdown for the Hokies. He led Tech in rushing, running for 27 yards on 16 carries. Tech only rushed for 76 yards.
Thomas hasn’t turned the ball over in the pass three games making the future for the Hokies bright.
The defense did a great job holding the Pitt offense. The defense recorded eight sacks.
James Gayle, Dadi Nicolas, and Derrick Hopkins had six of the eight sacks for the Hokies.
Cody Journell hit four field goals to help the Hokies to a victory including a career long 48-yard field goal.
Tom Savage completed 13 of 28 for 187 yards but not enough to help Pitt keep up with Tech.
The Hokies enter their bye week and resume action Saturday, October 26, 2013, as they take on Duke at Lane Stadium.