|Thursday's College Football TV Capsule|
|Written by Admin|
|Tuesday, 30 October 2007 08:54|
No. 11 Virginia Tech (6-2) at Georgia Tech (5-3), 7:30 p.m. (ESPN)
Opening Line: Georgia Tech by 1 1/2.
Series Record: Series tied 2-2.
Last Meeting: 2006, Georgia Tech 38-27
The last three meetings have been decided by an average of 23 points. ... Virginia Tech is 5-1 on the road all-time on Thursday night ESPN games. ... The Hokies are eighth in the nation in scoring defense (15.8 points per game). ... Virginia Tech has just one ACC road loss since joining the league in 2004. ... The Yellow Jackets are looking to win two games at home against ranked teams in the same season since 1992, when they beat No. 16 Clemson and No. 21 N.C. State in back-to-back weeks. ... Georgia Tech is 8-15 vs. nationally-ranked teams under Chan Gailey. Six of those wins have come on the road. ... Georgia Tech is seventh in the nation in total defense (287.9 yards per game).