Hokies Sign Babcock to Extension

By John "Appy" Appicello - Sports Director

BLACKSBURG (WSLS-10 SPORTS)-  Whit Babcock will be at the helm of Virginia tech athletics until at least June of 2024.

That after agreeing in principle to a contract extension on Tuesday.   In nearly three years on the job as athletic director,

Babcock has overseen the hiring of Buzz Williams as head basketball coach, Justin Fuente as head football coach, Kenny Brooks as women's hoops coach

and John Sung to lead the women's lacrosse team. He also saw to it that the Hokie Club was restructured, which is the athletic department's fundraising arm.

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