BLACKSBURG, Va. (WDBJ) - Virginia Tech will open its 2021 football season Friday, Sept. 3 against North Carolina.
The ACC confirmed the season-opening game Monday.
The game against the Tar Heels will mark the first of seven home games at Lane Stadium in 2021. Tech is set to host Pitt, Syracuse, Duke, Notre Dame, Middle Tennessee State and Richmond.
Tech will open the season with North Carolina for the first time since 1946. The Hokies have won their last two home games against North Carolina, including the longest game in ACC history, a six-OT, 43-41 victory in 2019.
Tech will close out its season on Nov. 27 with a Commonwealth Clash game at UVA.
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VIRGINIA TECH 2021 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE
September 3 NORTH CAROLINA
September 11 MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE
September 18 at West Virginia
September 25 RICHMOND
October 2 OPEN
October 9 NOTRE DAME
October 16 PITT
October 23 SYRACUSE
October 30 at Georgia Tech
November 5 at Boston College
November 13 DUKE
November 20 at Miami
November 27 at Virginia
December 4 ACC Championship Game – Charlotte, NC
HOME GAMES IN BOLD – Schedule as of April 12, 2021 and subject to change