- Nov 16, 2019
Dayton Flyers vs. Virginia Tech Hokies – Maui Invitational Semifinal
When: Tuesday, November 26th at 8:00 pm ET
Coming off a blowout win over Georgia on Monday, the Dayton Flyers are ready for round two in Maui. After winning its first round match-up 80-61, Dayton expected to play Michigan State in a Tuesday night showdown. The Spartans, however, were upset by Virginia Tech 71-66. While the Flyers are no longer going to face No. 3 ranked Michigan State, they can not afford to take 6-0 Virginia Tech lightly. With a spot in the championship game on the line, tonight’s Dayton vs. Virginia Tech semifinal should be a thriller.
Still undefeated with wins over Clemson and Michigan State, the Virginia Tech Hokies are off to an incredible start this year. Despite being young and a little undersized, the Hokies have proven their ability to hang with, and beat, anyone. Virginia Tech’s early season success can be attributed to two main reasons: threes and depth. Shooting a...