VT's Evans undergoes successful knee surgery

Posted by ESPN.com's Heather Dinich

Virginia Tech tailback Darren Evans underwent successful knee surgery Friday afternoon at Montgomery Regional Hospital in Blacksburg, the school announced Friday. According to head athletic trainer Mike Goforth, Evans had the ACL in his left knee repaired and the lateral meniscus was trimmed. Dr. Marc Siegel performed the surgery.

Evans, a redshirt sophomore, will begin rehab immediately and is expected to be back for spring practice.