Virginia Tech selected to the Camping World Bowl in Orlando

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Virginia Tech will play in the Camping World Bowl on December 28, 2017. The game is held at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, FL.

Kickoff is set for 5:15 PM EST.

The Camping World Bowl was previously known as the Russell Athletic Bowl and features an ACC program against a Big 12 opponent.

The Hokies are expected to face No. 19 Oklahoma State (9-3).

This contest would mark the first meeting between Virginia Tech and Oklahoma State since 1972, a 34-32 victory in favor of the Hokies. The Hokies and Cowboys have played just twice in program history, with each team winning one contest.

In the 2016 Camping World bowl, Miami defeated West Virginia 31-14.

Last year, Virginia Tech defeated Arkansas in the Belk Bowl, overcoming a 24-point deficit in the second half.

Virginia Tech Head Coach, Justin Fuente, is a native of Tulsa, Oklahoma, while offensive line coach Vance Vice attending Oklahoma State.