Virginia Tech Defeats Central Michigan 45-21 - Recap
Tyrod Taylor tore up the turf for 127 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Hokies to a 45-21 win over the Chippewas at Lane Stadium.
Virginia Tech was a favorite by 21.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 54.5.
Tyrod Taylor completed 13 of 23 pass attempts for 161 yards for the Hokies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Paris Cotton rushed for 105 yards for Central Michigan, while Carl Volny added 21 yards. Ryan Radcliff threw for 266 yards for the Chippewas, while receivers Jerry Harris and David Blackburn had 101 and 43 yards respectively.
Central Michigan outgained Virginia Tech 401-394 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-17 by the Chippewas.
The time of possession battle favored Central Michigan as their offense was on the field for 35:47, longer than the 24:13 of their opponents.
Virginia Tech looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Wake Forest. Central Michigan will aim to get back on the winning track vs Miami (Ohio).