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Virginia Tech beats Liberty to earn a 2nd trip to Sweet 16
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) The final seconds ticked down and the celebration began for Virginia Tech. The more than half-century wait for a return to the Sweet 16 was finally over.
The fourth-seeded Hokies advanced to the second weekend of the NCAA Tournament for just the second time in school history, knocking off 12th-seeded Liberty 67-58 in the second round of the East Region on Sunday.
"This moment is so big for us, so big for everybody in this program," forward Kerry Blackshear Jr. said. "It's been a long journey. So I'm glad to be here."MORE
|Assists:||L. Cabbil Jr.||2.8|
|FT%:||L. Cabbil Jr.||86.2%|
|Steals:||L. Cabbil Jr.||1.3|