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Former VT coach Frank Beamer named to Hall of Fame

Frank Beamer (Source: VA Tech Athletics) Frank Beamer (Source: VA Tech Athletics)
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Former Virginia Tech football coach Frank Beamer was named to the 2018 College Football Hall of Fame Class on Monday. 

Beamer coached the Hokies from 1987 to 2015, compiling a 238-121-2 record. 

In 1999, Beamer led Virginia Tech to an undefeated regular season and a spot in the national championship game, where they lost to Florida State. 

Under Beamer's leadership, the Hokies went to bowl games from 1993 to 2015. 

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