National Signing Day has come and gone, and the Virginia Tech Hokies have been hit with the 33rd-ranked class by Rivals. Solid, but it should be better.
Why isn't it better is a big question. But the biggest question of all is: Why do the Hokies struggle to land top recruits?
There are a number of reasons you could point to. An underwhelming offense for one, southwest Virginia isn't exactly South Beach, and, despite recent success, the Hokies aren't a traditional power.
The Virginia Tech coaching staff has been a family affair, you could say, under head coach Frank Beamer, which has its advantages and disadvantages.
But there's a way he could literally make this statement come true. Quite frankly, he should.
Here are three ways the Hokies can recruit better talent and increase their chances of performing better on offense.