A rough first half at the Belk Bowl got even worse for Virginia Tech.
Roswell (Ga.) three-star athlete Malik Willis tweeted that he has decommitted from the Hokies. Willis originally gave his pledge in June.
Willis gave his initial commitment to Virginia Tech in June at its elite camp. He's kept an open recruitment in some respects since then and has been listed as a 'soft verbal.'
Georgia Tech, Auburn and others are now in play for Willis.
Check back with TheVTZone.com for more coverage and what the departure means for the Hokies.