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  1. McMillian named VaSID Offensive Rookie of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Hokiesports.com

    ... rushed for 1,043 yards during the season, becoming the first Tech back to surpass the 1,000-yard mark since David Wilson in 2011, when he was named the VaSID Offensive Player of the Year. McMillian, who was a state second teamer, also became just ...

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  2. Spring 2016 Virginia Tech Hokies Preview: The Running GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | Gobbler Country

    ... we get here, in real life? Virginia Tech's prior big running back mess started with the early departure of David Wilson whose premature bubbling to preeminence started with the early departures of Darren Evans and then Ryan Williams. It was a head ...

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  3. Virginia Tech holds on to cap Beamer's career with wild 55-52 Independence Bowl winRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... freshman season with 1,043 yards, becoming the first Tech running back to eclipse 1,000 yards since 2011, when David Wilson had a school single-season record 1,709 yards. Tech outgained Tulsa 598-563 in yardage, sending offensive coordinator Scot ...

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  4. Virginia Tech holds on to cap Beamer's career with wild 55-52 Independence Bowl winRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... freshman season with 1,043 yards, becoming the first Tech running back to eclipse 1,000 yards since 2011, when David Wilson had a school single-season record 1,709 yards. Tech outgained Tulsa 598-563 in yardage, sending offensive coordinator Scot ...

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  5. Hokies' Travon McMillian aims for 1,000 rushing yards this season, bigger goal next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... the first Tech running back to reach 1,000 since 2011. Of course, in the '11 season, former Tech running back David Wilson set the school-record with 1,709 yards. "This year, it was 1,000 yards, and I'm pretty sure I'm going to break it," said ...

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  6. The Hokies and the Camping World Independence BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Gobbler Country

    ... 1,000 yards. Freshmen RB, Travon McMillian , is 39 yards from becoming the first 1,000 yard Hokie RB since David Wilson 's record setting 2011 effort (1,709 yards). Although Virginia Tech has announced the successor of Coach Beamer, former Memphis ...

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  7. Virginia, Virginia Tech get eight players on the media's All-ACC first, second or third teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... third team. Tech's two first-teamers matched the most it has had on the media team since it put running back David Wilson and offensive tackle Blake DeChristopher on the 2011 first team. U.Va. hasn't had more than one first teamer since it had a ...

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  8. Ford, Maddy highlight five Hokie All-ACC selectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Hokiesports.com

    ... and Jayron Hosley, cornerback). Ford became the first Tech offensive player to be named to the first team since David Wilson and Blake DeChristopher (2011), and only Kendall Fuller (2014) has been an ACSMA first teamer for Tech since then. Hodges, ...

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  9. From the Upper Deck: Virginia Looks to Break Losing Streak vs. Virginia TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Streaking The Lawn

    ... against Virginia. Whether it's been Logan Thomas being able to gain 4 yards just by pushing the line forward or David Wilson running rough-shod over the Virginia defense, there has always been a guy in Maroon and Orange who makes us fans say "we ...

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  10. Hokies' Loeffler, UNC's Chizik need no introduction Saturday in BlacksburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... the first Tech running back to log more than three consecutive 100-plus rushing yardage games since 2011, when David Wilson had seven straight games of 100-plus yards. McMillian, who has 86 carries for 382 yards and four touchdowns in Tech's last ...

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  11. ACC Upset Watch: Virginia Tech going for bowl in Beamer's last home gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | ESPN

    ... boost with three straight 100-yard games. He is looking to become the first Virginia Tech running back since David Wilson in 2011 with four straight 100-yard rushing games. Oh, and Virginia Tech has won 10 of its last 11 home finales. In Virginia ...

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  12. Beamer's final home game this Saturday at NoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Hokiesports.com

    ... owns eight TD passes and only three INTs. RB Travon McMillian is seeking to become the first VT player since David Wilson (2011) to register four straight 100-yard rushing games. WR Isaiah Ford (8 TDs) and TE Bucky Hodges (5 TDs) have combined for ...

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  13. By the numbers: Deshaun Watson, Dalvin Cook continue to shineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | ESPN

    ... games, which is tied for the eighth-longest active streak among Power 5 players. In the last decade, only David Wilson (seven games in 2011) has managed 100 scrimmage yards in more consecutive games than McMillian's current streak among Virginia ...

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  14. Five thoughts the day after the Hokies' loss to MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... better in five of Tech's seven games this season. Tech hasn't had a tailback with those kinds of averages since David Wilson . The Hokies got Wilson at least 20 carries in 10 games his final season with great results. I can't be the only one curious ...

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  15. Virginia Tech relies on Motley, Ford, McMillian in developing offense on road at MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... the recent exploits of past standouts like Hampton High graduate Tyrod Taylor or Logan Thomas, or running backs David Wilson or Ryan Williams. Yet, as Tech heads Saturday to Miami (3-2, 0-1) for a pivotal Coastal Division clash, there are signs that ...

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  16. Virginia Tech's total package receiver: Isaiah FordRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... a summer video of him doing a backflip and catching the ball, conjuring up memories for the Hokies faithful of David Wilson. But he's not all agility. He's hit the weight room since arriving in Blacksburg, bulking up from 174 pounds to 188 this ...

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  17. As Hokies enter ACC play, running back carries remain splitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... uraging for a team that hasn't averaged more than 200 rushing yards a game for a season since 2009. Even in the David Wilson -led year of 2011, Tech ran for 186.9 yards per game and 4.4 yards per carry. The

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  18. ECU staggering as it prepares for Virginia TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... Virginia Tech running backs coach Shane Beamer had to do was send No. 4 in the game and let him go for a while. David Wilson was that kind of workhorse in the 2011 season. BLACKSBURG - Not too long ago, all Virginia Tech running backs coach Shane ...

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  19. Crowded backfield brings versatility and production to Virginia Tech's running gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... Virginia Tech running backs coach Shane Beamer had to do was send No. 4 in the game and let him go for a while. David Wilson was that kind of workhorse in the 2011 season. Wilson was a freak. His Tech single-season record 1,709 rushing yards in 2011 ...

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  20. Hokies' lineman loses mullet, but seems to be a lock for a starring roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... That hasn't been the case in Blacksburg lately, certainly not since a group of four seniors paved the way for David Wilson's record-setting year in 2011, although head coach Frank Beamer thinks this line is "as athletic as we've had in some time, ...

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