VT, WVU Football to Meet at Fex Ex Field in 2017

Virginia Tech and West Virginia will open the 2017 season at FedEx Field, home of the Washington Redskins.The matchup is set for Saturday, September 2nd, 2017. It'll be the Hokies' fourth appearance at FedEx since 2004 and the Mountaineers' third since 2012. West Virginia leads the overall series, but Tech has won six of the last eight, including the final two meetings.Redskins' premium season ticketholders enjoy a right of first refusal for tickets to events held at FedExField. Information on tickets sales and kickoff time will be released at a later date.FedExField will also host other high-profile college football games such as Navy vs. Notre Dame on Nov. 1, 2014; Brigham Young vs. West Virginia on Sept. 24, 2016 and Maryland vs. Texas on Sept. 1, 2018.