Tech gears up for Tuesday’s ACC Tipoff


BLACKSBURG – Virginia Tech Men’s Basketball Head Coach Mike Young, with senior redshirt Keve Aluma and graduate student Justyn mutts, will represent the Hokies at the 2021 CCA Basketball Tournament on Tuesday, October 12 in Charlotte, NC

The Tech trio will be in attendance along with the head coaches and some student-athletes from the 14 other CCA men’s basketball programs (complete list of participants). Packer and Durham and Nothing But Net will be live from the Charlotte Marriott City Center with ACC network coverage for the annual men’s basketball season preview event. Mark Packer and Wes Durham will be on-site live from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. ET providing their usual commentary while welcoming CCA coaches and players from across the league.

Kelsey Riggs will host Nothing But Net from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. alongside Carlos Boozer and Dalen Cuff. In addition, Seth Greenberg and other personalities in men’s college basketball will also contribute. Aluma and Mutts will join the ensemble live from ACCN at 12:30 p.m. ET, while Coach Young will continue at 3:30 p.m. ET.

ACCN will live stream the opening address by ACC Commissioner Jim Phillips starting at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday. Phillips is also expected to appear on Nothing But Net on Tuesday afternoon.

All press conferences from the ACC men’s basketball head coaches and participating student-athletes on Tuesday will be streamed live on ACC Network Extra (ACCNX), the network’s digital platform available on the ESPN app. for authenticated subscribers.

ESPN.com will have additional coverage of Charlotte with ESPN College basketball insider Jeff Borzello reporting on all key storylines as the teams prepare for the 2021-22 season.

Aluma and Mutts are two of seven ghouls set to play for the Hokies, who open the 2021-22 season on Tuesday, Nov. 9 against Maine at Cassell Coliseum. Young is entering his 20th season as a head coach and third on the Tech sidelines.

Fans can follow the ACC Basketball Tipoff on the official CCA social media platforms – on Twitter and Instagram: @ACCMBB. For exclusive Virginia Tech men’s basketball content, follow the Hokies @HokiesMBB.



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