Vthokiefans.com VIRGINIA TECH HOKIES #7 VIRGINIA TECH SPOILS #5 BOISE STATE'S SEASON IN HOME OPENER Senior QB Tyrod Taylor led the Hokies to an impressive 45-22 win. VIEW ARTICLE, PHOTOS, & VIDEOS HERE! The #7 Virginia Tech Hokies (1-0,0-0) started the season out with an impressive win over the Boise St. Broncos at FedEx Field. Despite speculation that a very inexperienced Hokie defense wouldn't be able to hold up against a powerful Boise State offense, the did just well enough to hold the Broncos to only 22 points. The Hokies defense forced two key turnovers which changed the path of the game. The game was relatively tight until the Hokies exploded for 21 unanswered points in the 2nd on 7 and 8 yard runs by the running back tandemof the nation, Ryan Williams and Darren Evans. Tyrod Taylor connected with WR Boykin for a 15 yard TD, 16 seconds before the half. Forty five seconds in to the second half CB Hosley picked off a Kellen Moore curl and took it 58 yards for the score bringing the score to 31-10. The Boise State Broncos would put up a battle the duration of the game but was unable to hold the potent Virginia Tech offense as they scored another 14 points the remaining 13 minutes of the game. Tyrod Taylor was awarded player of the game going 14-28 with 242 passing yards and 2 TDs, while rushing for 30 yards on 2 carries. The #7 Virginia Tech Hokies (1-0,0-0) now look forward to a bye next week to shore up some last minute personnel changes before their highliy anticipated matchup with #2 Ohio State in Week 3.