Tigers Down Virginia Tech 38-17 - Match Report
Clemson cruised to victory on Saturday, as they ran up a 38-17 score against Virginia Tech in Week 8 action at Memorial Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Tigers were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 7.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 63.5.
Tajh Boyd completed 12 of 21 pass attempts for 160 yards for the Tigers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Hokies defense.
Logan Thomas rushed for 99 yards for Virginia Tech, while Tony Gregory added 29 yards. Logan Thomas threw for 207 yards for the Hokies, while receivers Corey Fuller and Marcus Davis had 96 and 58 yards respectively.
Virginia Tech outgained Clemson 406-295 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-15 by the Hokies.
Clemson lost the time of possession battle 33:57/26:03, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Clemson heads into a Week 9 battle against Wake Forest. Virginia Tech, meanwhile, will have their next action against Miami.