Ore carries Hokies to victory over Carolina

Ore carries Hokies to victory over Carolina

Branden Ore rushed for 114 yards on 24 attempts and three touchdowns, and the Hokies defense picked off four passes as No.16 Virginia Tech dropped North Carolina 35-10 at Kenan Stadium on Saturday.

Virginia Tech covered the 14-point spread on the road, and the 45 points scored were OVER the posted total at 41.

Sean Glennon went 10-for-17 for 66 yards on the day, and freshmen Greg Boone and Ike Whitaker combined for a late 41-yard touchdown as insurance for the Hokies.

Cam Sexson was 9-for-21 for 126 yards, one touchdown and two interceptions, while Joe Dailey came on to throw two picks as well. Jesse Holley caught four passes for 61 yards for the Tar Heels.