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Bill Roth brings Virginia Tech’s new sports media and analytics concentration into play

During a classroom presentation last spring, a Virginia Tech student described his favorite team — the Philadelphia Eagles — as the greatest in the National Football League. He then paused, almost defiantly, for dramatic effect.

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Former Voice of the Hokies Bill Roth returns to Virginia Tech to teach

Bill Roth, longtime and legendary Voice of the Hokies, is returning to Virginia Tech, this time as a professor of practice in the Department of Communication.

That time Bill Roth called me: And didn’t complain

The news that Bill Roth is leaving Virginia Tech to take over as the voice of UCLA sports had me reflecting on a phone call that I received from the Voice of the Hokies more than seven years ago.

Voice of the Hokies Bill Roth leaving Virginia Tech for UCLA

The Virginia Tech athletics department announced today that the school’s longtime and popular radio play-by- play broadcaster, Bill Roth, is leaving his position to accept a similar position at UCLA.