|Thursday Night College Football Odds: Virginia Tech vs. Georgia Tech|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 26 September 2013 12:30|
Virginia Tech vs. Georgia Tech Odds
Georgia Tech is 3-0 on the season, 2-0 at home and 3-0 against the spread. Virginia Tech is 3-1 overall, 1-0 on the road and 0-3-1 against the spread. Virginia Tech has won its last three meetings with Georgia Tech.
Trends show that the road team is 6-1 against the spread in the last 7 games in this series and Georgia Tech is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 meetings with Virginia Tech. The two teams have hit the under in 5 of their last 6 meetings.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Georgia Tech is favored at home, as the Yellowjackets have odds of -7 points against Virginia Tech. The over/under total for the game has been set at 43.5 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Georgia Tech favored by 7 points. The spread climbed to 7.5 points before falling back to 7 points. The over/under total opened at 41.5 points and has since made the climb up to 43.5 points.
Virginia Tech has won three straight since starting with a 35-10 loss against Alabama. The Hokies are averaging 24.8 points per game on offense while the defense is giving up 17.3 points per contest. Quarterback Logan Thomas has thrown for 698 yards and four touchdowns, but has six interceptions. Running back Trey Edmunds has rushed for 352 yards and three touchdowns as well.
Georgia Tech is 3-0 on the season thanks to a 28-20 win over North Carolina last week. The Yellowjackets are posting an impressive 45.3 points and 484.6 yards per game on offense, while the defense is holding opponents to just 11.3 points per game. Vad Lee has thrown for 418 yards and seven touchdowns in the three games while also rushing for 180 yards and three touchdowns. David Sims has rushed for 211 yards and three scores.
In terms of Injuries, Virginia Tech cornerback Antone Exum (knee) and tight end Dakota Jackson (ribs) are both questionable. Georgia Tech safety Isaiah Johnson (knee) and running back Deon Hills (illness) are both questionable as well.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Georgia Tech, as the Yellowjackets are getting 59% of the wagers with odds of -7 points against Virginia Tech.