For the fourth time in five seasons, the Virginia Tech Hokies won double-digit games and reached a BCS bowl game. Now that they return 12 starters from last year's squad, the Hokies hope to continue that success and compete for a possible BCS National Championship.
But despite the questions on the offensive side of the ball, there is a tough schedule that this team has to deal with once the season begins. Playing other top teams such as Clemson, Miami and Florida State, among others, is really going to test Frank Beamer's club once again.
With the season rapidly approaching, here are the easiest and toughest opponents on the 2012 Virginia Tech Hokies schedule.