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Press Conference: VMI head coach Scott Wachenheim

VMI football coach Scott Wachenheim talks with reporters after the Keydets’ 33-30 OT loss to Mercer on Saturday.

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Heartbreak! VMI loses SoCon opener in OT to Mercer, 33-30

An 18-yard touchdown pass by John Russ capped a wild contest as the Mercer Bears edged the VMI Keydets, 33-30, in overtime Saturday.

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Podcast: UVA, VMI football previews, president stuff

AFP editor Chris Graham previews this weekend’s football games with VMI and UVA, and talks presidential race politics.

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Game Preview: VMI football looks to build on back-to-back road wins

These are exciting times for VMI football, with the Keydets at 2-1 and Mercer (1-2, 0-1 Southern) coming to Lexington for their 2016 home opener on Saturday.

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VMI holds on to defeat Morehead State, 17-13

On a night when the offense struggled, the VMI football team decided to get a little defensive.

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VMI football drops season opener at Akron, 47-24

VMI pulled within two points twice in the third quarter, but Akron broke the game open en route to a 47-24 victory.

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VMI auditions new faces in preseason scrimmage

VMI Football took closer steps to formulating its depth chart after conducting its first preseason scrimmage of fall camp Wednesday morning at Foster Stadium.

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VMI football fall camp practice starts Monday

VMI football will commence 2016 preseason practice with the first workout scheduled for Monday, August 8, at 2:00 p.m.

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Five VMI Keydets named to preseason All-SoCon teams

VMI redshirt junior quarterback Al Cobb was named to the preseason first team All-Southern Conference squad.

Dave Forman named VMI football strength coach

Dave Forman has been named Director of Strength and Conditioning/ Head Football Strength Coach at VMI.

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VMI football closes out spring practice

After an ambitious fifteen practices over 23 days, VMI Football 2016 Spring Practice is officially over.


VMI spring football update

VMI Football conducted its second scrimmage of the spring football practice period Saturday, April 23 at Fiorini Field.

VMI football’s Hayden Alford receives SoCon postgraduate scholarship

VMI football’s Hayden Alford has been selected recipient of the Dave Hart postgraduate scholarship awarded by the Southern Conference.


VMI football holds first spring scrimmage

Staying true to an emphasis on ball security in spring drills, the VMI offense did not commit a turnover.

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VMI eager to get spring football drills under way

VMI will commence spring football drills Thursday, April 7 with a workout at Fiorini Field that will begin a busy week for the team.


VMI football begins spring practice April 7

VMI football will begin 2016 spring practice on Thursday, April 7 and will hold drills throughout the month of April.


VMI announces 2016 football signing class

Virginia Military Institute head coach Scott Wachenheim today announced the signings of the 2016 football recruiting class.

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VMI announces 2016 football schedule

VMI Football under second-year head coach Scott Wachenheim will open the 2016 season at Akron on September 3. The Keydets announced the 11-game slate Thursday.

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Five VMI football players named to All-SoCon teams

Five VMI football cadet-athletes were named to 2015 All-Southern Conference postseason teams as announced by the league office Tuesday in Spartanburg, South Carolina.

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Western Carolina rallies late, defeats VMI, 24-20

Despite leading twice throughout the game, the Virginia Military Institute football team fell to visiting Western Carolina by a 24-20 score Saturday afternoon at Foster Stadium in Lexington, Virginia.

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Game Preview: Can VMI end on high note in season finale with Western Carolina?

VMI (2-8, 1-5 Southern Conference) has a chance to head into the spring with some momentum with a Saturday season finale at home with Western Carolina (6-4, 4-2 SoCon).

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Third-quarter surge lifts Wofford past VMI, 41-20

The Wofford Terriers scored 14 points off two VMI Keydet third quarter turnovers and went on to a 41-20 win in Southern Conference football action Saturday at Foster Stadium in Lexington.

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AFP editor Chris Graham to handle radio play-by-play for VMI football on Saturday

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will handle the play-by-play duties for the VMI Keydets home football game with Wofford on Saturday. Kickoff is at 1:30 p.m.

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Game Preview: Can VMI football build on Mercer win today at home vs. Wofford?

The VMI Keydets got a huge win last week at Mercer, breaking a 30-game road losing streak dating back to 2010. A win today at home against Wofford (3-5, 1-3 Southern Conference) would give VMI (2-6, 1-3 SoCon) its first back-to-back conference wins since 2005.

VMI wideout Aaron Sanders selected SoCon Offensive Player of the Week

Virginia Military Institute junior wide receiver Aaron Sanders (Stafford, Va.) was tabbed Southern Conference Offensive Player of the Week for games played Saturday, October 24.