Brewer banged up, Virginia Tech loses opener

by Nathan Epstein, WAVY-TV 10 (a special contribution to recruit757.com) BLACKSBURG (WAVY) – Lane Stadium was rocking, and Virginia Tech seemed poised for an upset with a 17-14 halftime lead over top-ranked and defending national champion Ohio State. That all changed early in the third quarter, when Hokies quarterback Michael Brewer hit the deck, grimacing…

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recruit757/Sportswrap Top Ten

by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Here’s your top ten that covers the entire region, from the folks that cover football 365 days a year. Along with the WAVY TV-10/WVBT Sportswrap, recruit757 gives you the definitive top ten for the 757 every week, and you can count on us to keep you up to date on all…

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Ray Lawry leads ODU to opening victory (VIDEO)

by Nathan Epstein, WAVY-TV 10 (a special contribution to recruit757.com) YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP/WAVY SPORTS) — At Old Dominion’s Media Day, redshirt freshman quarterback Shuler Bentley called it “smart coaching” to hand the ball off to Ray Lawry, the 2014 Conference USA Rookie of the Year. Did Lawry ever prove that to be a wise statement.…

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Oscar Smith quiets the whispers

by Jamaar Hawkins, recruit757 All off season, Oscar Smith head coach Richard Morgan had heard the whispers.  With such a young team returning for the 2015 season, many wondered how his program would respond to its first deal of uncertainty in more than a decade. The Tigers responded in grand fashion Friday night, crushing Nansemond…

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