West Virginia vs. VA Tech Prediction
Will Virginia Tech cover the spread versus West Virginia when the teams clash tonight in Landover?
Who: West Virginia (0-0) vs. Virginia Tech (0-0)
What: College Football Week 1
When: 7:30PM ET, Sunday, September 3
Where: FedEx Field, Landover, MD
Current Point Spread & Over/Under Total
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Hokies are 5-point favorites to knock off the Mountaineers tonight. As for the total, the number currently sits at 52 points.
The Hokies opened as 3-point favorites in this matchup but the line has been bet up a full two points to 5. The total, meanwhile, hit the board at 53 before being bet down a full point to 52.
Public Betting: Which side are public bettors on for this Matchup?
Bettors are backing the underdog Mountaineers in this matchup. As of this writing, 59% of tickets have been placed on West Virginia plus the five points.
OUR PREDICTION: West Virginia has struggled to cover in non-conference games, posting a 1-4 record at the betting window in such matchups. The Mountaineers are also winless at 0-4 against the number in their last four neutral site games and have failed to cover in five of their last seven games dating back to last season. On the other side, the Hokies are a perfect 4-0 against the spread dating back to last season and have covered in all four of their last four games played on Sundays.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 1 PREDICTION: VIRGINIA TECH HOKIES -5