|Frank Beamer at final home game at Virginia Tech. Img. via Washington Post.|
Happy Frank Beamer Day! Well, technically, it's only Frank Beamer Day in Virginia, where the former Virginia Tech head was honored during a ceremony at the state Capitol in Richmond, Va.
Virginia Governor Terry McAluliffe declared Thursday as "Frank Beamer Day" in a ceremony held in conjunction with Virginia Tech's annual lobby day at the state Capitol.
Gov proclaims February 4th, 2016, "Frank Beamer Day" as @virginia_tech comes to Capitol for their annual lobby day. pic.twitter.com/0nonIecgsf— Terry McAuliffe (@GovernorVA) February 4, 2016
Beamer coached Virginia Tech from 1997-2015. The Hokies' record for beamer in his 29 seasons as head coach was 238-121-2, and a bowl record of 11-12 in 23 bowls.
(via College Spun)