Frank Beamer’s last home game did not end as he hoped.
The Hokies gave the No. 17 Tar Heels a run for their money, forcing overtime after Michael Brewer led a late touchdown drive. After the Hokies could muster only a field goal on their first drive of the extra period, the Tar Heels responded with a touchdown pass on third-and-goal from Marquise Williams to Quinshad Davis.
Virginia Tech has one left game against Virginia for a chance to become bowl eligible. The win clinched the ACC Coastal Division for North Carolina, the first division championship in school history.