Virginia Tech Defeats Duke 41-20 - Recap
|Virginia Tech Defeats Duke 41-20 - Recap|
The Blue Devils had no answer for J.C. Coleman on Saturday as the Hokies rolled to a 41-20 win at Lane Stadium.
Virginia Tech was a favorite by 9.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 54.5.
Logan Thomas completed 14 of 23 pass attempts for 256 yards for the Hokies in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Blue Devils defense.
Jela Duncan rushed for 15 yards for Duke, while Juwan Thompson added 15 yards. Sean Renfree threw for 235 yards for the Blue Devils, while receivers Jamison Crowder and Conner Vernon had 127 and 70 yards respectively.
Duke was outgained by Virginia Tech 525-329 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-19 by the Blue Devils.
Duke led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 30:36/29:24 split in that important category.
Virginia Tech heads into a Week 8 battle against Clemson. Duke, meanwhile, will have their next action against North Carolina.