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Virginia Tech football tops Richmond 21-10

Virginia Tech head coach Justin Fuente celebrates after his team scored against Kentucky in the...
Virginia Tech head coach Justin Fuente celebrates after his team scored against Kentucky in the first half of the Belk Bowl NCAA college football game in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019. (AP Photo/Nell Redmond)(Nell Redmond)
Published: Sep. 25, 2021 at 6:45 PM EDT
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - The Virginia Tech football team bounced back from its first loss of the season, as the Hokies defeated Richmond 21-10 on Saturday at Lane Stadium.

The Spiders were playing in Blacksburg for the first time since 1985.

Tech sophomore Tayvion Robinson had six receptions for 76 yards, and also returned a punt 60 yards for a TD.

The punt return was the Hokies first since 2017.

Tre Turner caught six passes for 102 yards and a score.

Virginia Tech (3-1, 1-0 ACC) is off next week, and they host 12th-ranked Notre Dame on October 9th.

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