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VT reveals former assistant received game-plan information from Wake Forest

VT reveals former assistant received game-plan information from Wake Forest

 Virginia Tech athletic director Whit Babcock apologetically acknowledged Thursday that a former Hokies assistant football coach received improper game-plan information from a Wake Forest radio analyst prior to the teams’ 2014 game.

Tech joins Louisville and Army in revealing that Tommy Elrod, an ex-Deacons assistant coach who moved to the radio booth in 2014 when Dave Clawson replaced Jim Grobe as head coach, offered them internal documents.

Wake Forest defeated the Hokies 6-3 in double-overtime in a game that was scoreless through regulation. Babcock said in a statement that he has no indication that the Deacons' game plan was shared with other staff members or...

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