David Wilson's rushing success rates are up this year.
In the past 10 years, the No. 10 team in the preseason AP football poll has had a better chance of finishing unranked than the No. 22 team.
Virginia Tech's defense will face some very mediocre offenses this fall while the defenses Logan Thomas will face are either feast or famine.
The Hokies have the third-highest percentage of returning starts on the offensive line in the ACC Coastal in 2011.
The Hokies enter their fourth consecutive NIT looking to match the intensity they had in the previous three.