BLACKSBURG, Virginia (Ticker) -- Another meeting, another
For the third time in the last four seasons, Virginia Tech
completely dominated the Western Michigan, rebounding from a
loss to top-ranked USC with a 63-0 victory.
The win was the 17th consecutive at home against a non-league
opponent for the Hokies (1-1), who have outscored the Broncos,
124-0, since their first meeting in 2001.
Starting his 27th straight game, senior Bryan Randall completed
15-of-21 passes for 253 yards and two touchdowns. Backup Sean
Glennon added a pair of touchdown throws of 30-plus yards.
Freshman flanker Eddie Royal ran 11 yards for a touchdown in the
first quarter and caught a 35-yard TD pass from Randall 2:12
before halftime for a 27-0 advantage.
Defensive end Jason Landis returned a fumble 28 yards for a
touchdown and cornerback Brandon Flowers added a 38-yard
interception return for a TD for the defense, which forced three
turnovers and held Western Michigan (1-1) to 163 total yards.