Recap - Hokies Defeat Miami 31-17
|Recap - Hokies Defeat Miami 31-17|
Ryan Williams tore up the turf for 142 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Hokies to a 31-17 win over the Hurricanes at Sun Life Stadium.
The Hokies were a 2-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 50.5.
Tyrod Taylor completed 7 of 14 pass attempts for 94 yards for the Hokies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Lamar Miller rushed for 163 yards for Miami, while Damien Berry added 47 yards. Stephen Morris threw for 202 yards for the Hurricanes, while receivers Leonard Hankerson and Travis Benjamin had 79 and 64 yards respectively.
Miami outgained Virginia Tech 464-369 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-19 by the Hurricanes.
The time of possession battle favored Virginia Tech as their offense was on the field for 33:31, longer than the 26:29 of their opponents.
Virginia Tech heads into a Week 13 battle against Virginia. Miami, meanwhile, will have their next action against South Florida.