Archive - Sep 6, 2011 - Sports Article
Appalachian State found out the hard way that this isnât 2007 and that Lane Stadium isnât the Big House in Michigan.
Bidding for the upset victory, the Mountaineers (0-1) fell behind 38-0 to No. 13 Virginia Tech (1-0) in the first half and the Hokies never looked back, cruising to a 66-13 win in Blacksburg on Saturday.
âIt was just an awful afternoon,â said ASU coach Jerry Moore. âFrom the first series, a fumble on the second snap of the game. On their first play, they score. It was just an avalanche from there. It snowballed and just got worse and worse.â