Wisconsin had a significant loss in the coaching department Monday morning. OL coach Joe Rudolph is leaving the Badgers for the ACC.

Rudolph is joining new head coach Brent Pry and his staff in Blacksburg, VA., to coach the Hokies in the same role as OL coach next fall. Pry is the former DC at Penn State.

You can read the full story on his departure for Virginia Tech here.

Rudolph spoke with Jeff Potrykus of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel regarding his decision:

Wisconsin will now be on the coaching search to find a new OL coach for the 2022 season. Wisconsin finished the season 9-4 with a 20-13 Las Vegas Bowl win over Arizona State.