2011 Virginia Tech Hokies football team
|2011 Virginia Tech Hokies football|
ACC Coastal Division Champions
ACC Championship Game vs. Clemson, L 10–38
|Conference||Atlantic Coast Conference|
|2011 record||11–3 (7–1 ACC)|
|Head coach||Frank Beamer (25th year)|
|Offensive coordinator||Bryan Stinespring|
|Defensive coordinator||Bud Foster|
|2011 ACC football standings|
|#22 Clemson x$||6||–||2||10||–||4|
|#23 Florida State||5||–||3||9||–||4|
|#21 Virginia Tech x%||7||–||1||11||–||3|
|Championship: Clemson 38, Virginia Tech 10|
As of January 10, 2012; Rankings from AP Poll
The 2011 Virginia Tech Hokies football team represented the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in the 2011 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Hokies were led by 25th-year head coach Frank Beamer and played their home games at Lane Stadium. They were members of the Coastal Division of the Atlantic Coast Conference. They finished the season with 11–3 overall record, 7–1 in ACC play, as champions of the Coastal Division. They were defeated by Clemson in the 2011 ACC Championship Game, 10–38. They were invited to the Sugar Bowl, where they lost to Michigan, 20–23 in overtime.
|September 3||12:30 p.m.||No. 2 (FCS) Appalachian State*||No. 13||Lane Stadium • Blacksburg, VA||ACCN||W 66–13||66,233|
|September 10||3:30 p.m.||at East Carolina*||No. 11||Dowdy–Ficklen Stadium • Greenville, NC||FSN||W 17–10||49,404|
|September 17||4:00 p.m.||Arkansas State*||No. 13||Lane Stadium • Blacksburg, VA||FSN||W 26–7||66,233|
|September 24||3:30 p.m.||at Marshall*||No. 13||Joan C. Edwards Stadium • Huntington, WV||CBSSN||W 30–10||34,424|
|October 1||6:00 p.m.||No. 13 Clemson||No. 11||Lane Stadium • Blacksburg, VA||ESPN2||L 3–23||66,233|
|October 8||3:30 p.m.||Miami (FL)||No. 21||Lane Stadium • Blacksburg, VA||ABC/ESPN||W 38–35||66,233|
|October 15||6:30 p.m.||at Wake Forest||No. 19||BB&T Field • Winston-Salem, NC||ESPN3||W 38–17||35,026|
|October 22||3:00 p.m.||Boston College||No. 16||Lane Stadium • Blacksburg, VA (Rivalry)||FSN||W 30–14||66,233|
|October 29||12:30 p.m.||at Duke||No. 15||Wallace Wade Stadium • Durham, NC||ACCN||W 14–10||27,392|
|November 10||8:00 p.m.||at No. 20 Georgia Tech||No. 10||Bobby Dodd Stadium • Atlanta, GA (Battle of the Techs)||ESPN||W 37–26||50,140|
|November 17||8:00 p.m.||North Carolina||No. 9||Lane Stadium • Blacksburg, VA||ESPN||W 24–21||66,233|
|November 26||3:30 p.m.||at No. 24 Virginia||No. 6||Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, VA (Commonwealth Cup)||ABC/ESPN2||W 38–0||61,124|
|December 3||8:00 p.m.||vs. No. 21 Clemson||No. 5||Bank of America Stadium • Charlotte, NC (ACC Championship Game)||ESPN||L 10–38||73,675|
|January 3, 2012||8:30 p.m.||vs. No. 13 Michigan*||No. 17||Mercedes-Benz Superdome • New Orleans, LA (Sugar Bowl)||ESPN||L 20–23 OT||64,512|
|*Non-conference game. Homecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.|
|Harris||Not released||18||16||15||12||10||9||5||4||11||Not released|
|BCS||Not released||12||12||12||10||8||5||5||11||Not released|
|2011 Virginia Tech Hokies coaching staff|
|2011 Virginia Tech Hokies roster|
- "Virginia Tech Hokies vs. Wake Forest Demon Deacons Box Score". ESPN. October 15, 2011. Retrieved October 15, 2011.
- "Boston College Eagles vs. Virginia Tech Hokies Box Score". ESPN. October 22, 2011. Retrieved October 22, 2011.
- "Virginia Tech Hokies vs. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Box Score". ESPN. November 10, 2011. Retrieved November 10, 2011.
- "Virginia Tech Shuts Out Virginia, Claims ACC Coastal Division Title". ESPN. November 26, 2011. Retrieved December 29, 2014.