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Virginia Tech's new look offense looked a lot like the old one in the Hokies' annual spring game.
The Hokies committed 23 turnovers, many by overpassing and seemingly passing up shots against the Blue Devils dominance.
No. 5 Duke took a big early lead against overmatched Virginia Tech and cruised to its seventh straight victory, 77-33.
Placekicker Cody Journell psyched himself out the first chance he had to give Virginia Tech a late lead against Virginia, saying he was trying too hard to factor the swirling wind into his approach and sailing a 41-yard field goal try wide to the left.
Virginia Tech loses in a 35-17 upset against Pitt Saturday.
Frank Beamer is fond of apologizing for not remembering something from the past by saying, "that was a lot of fourth quarters ago."
A couple decades ago, few in college football would have dreamed of placing Virginia Tech in the same elite class as Michigan.