UVA, Virginia Tech emphasize importance of annual clash

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“No player on the Virginia Tech roster has been around for more matchups with rival Virginia than Kyle Chung.

The sixth-year senior center spent part of Monday’s media session acting as a game historian of sorts.

Remember in 2014, when Bucky Hodges blocked a second-quarter punt for a Tech touchdown? Chung does.

Or in 2015, when Steven Peoples leveled a U.Va. defender on the opening kickoff? Chung does.

“You just got to keep emphasizing how important this game is, that streak and how long that [Commonwealth] Cup’s been around here,” Chung said. “I think us older guys … all of us are doing a good job of emphasizing how important it is. So I think we’ll be ready.”

Read the rest from Mike Barber at the Richmond Times Dispatch here. 

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