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Kyshoen Jarrett and the Hokies spoiled Ohio State's home opener

Tues., Sept. 9: Virginia Tech rover back Kyshoen Jarrett has been named the Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week for games of the week of Sept. 6. Jarrett, a 5-11, 191-pound senior from Tannersville, Pa., made two second-half interceptions to help lead the unranked Hokies to a 35-21 upset of then eighth-ranked Ohio State in Columbus. Jarrett's five tackles and one pass breakup helped the Hokies hold Ohio State to under 400 yards of offense for just the second time in the last 15 games.
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