Lost amid all of that news is that national signing day is just under one week away. The Hokies currently have 21 verbal commitments, courtesy of 247Sports (subscription required) and are among the finalists for a handful of other talented prospects.
For the first time in years, maybe ever, national signing day will be big for Virginia Tech. As many as five recruits are expected to decide next Wednesday and those decisions could go either way for the Hokies.
The next week will be a busy one for head coach Frank Beamer. And regardless of how many additional players the Hokies sign next week, this could be one of Beamer's best recruiting classes ever.
Here is a look at Beamer's four biggest battles come national signing day.
*All recruiting rankings courtesy of 247Sports