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No. 9 Miami rallies behind D'Eriq King, defense to beat Virginia Tech

Hurricanes hold off Hokies for 25-24 win
Miami Hurricanes QB D'Eriq King throws vs. Virginia Tech Hokies in 2020
Posted at 4:18 PM, Nov 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-14 16:49:28-05

BLACKSBURG, Va. — D'Eriq King threw for 255 yards and a touchdown and ran for a score to lead No. 9 Miami to a 25-24 victory over Virginia Tech.

The Hurricanes (7-1, 6-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) rallied from an 11-point, third-quarter deficit to win their fourth consecutive game and stay very much alive for a spot in the ACC championship game.

Miami scored the game's final 12 points and held the Hokies (4-4, 4-3 ACC) scoreless on their final five possessions.