In his final game as Hokies Head Coach...Frank Beamer went out as a winner as Virginia Tech beat Tulsa 55-52 to win the Independence Bowl in Shreveport, LA. Tech scored on seven of their first eight possessions in the first half including a 67 yard punt return for a touchdown by Greg Stroman. The Hokies set a bowl record by scoring 45 points in the first half as they clinched their 23rd straight winning season with the win.
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