While you were watching NFL Football and NBA basketball Thursday night, you missed history being made in the college football world. The Virginia Tech Hokies beat the Pittsburgh Panthers in a shootout, 39-36, behind an incredible performance by Hokies receiver Isaiah Ford.
Touchdown Virginia Tech! Isaiah Ford sets a program record with his 23rd career receiving TD to put Hokies up 39–29. Just over 7 mins left
— SI College Football (@si_ncaafb) October 28, 2016
Though making Hokie history was an incredible feat for Ford, it's not even the best thing he did last night. The play doesn't show up in the stat sheet, but the bobbling catch he made in the second quarter was truly amazing. Attempting to catch a jump ball, the defensive back hit the ball, making it roll on top of Ford and pop up in the air between the players before landing on the Pitt defender's chest, from where Ford grabbed it and held on for dear life. It may be the best catch of this football season.
What is this catch by Isaiah Ford? Unreal. pic.twitter.com/N1oGT7Mail
— Jack McGuire (@BigDaddysCourt) October 27, 2016
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