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Yellow Jackets visit Panthers Panthers in Week 9 College Football Betting Clash

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

vs

Pittsburgh Panthers
Saturday, October 25, 2014 3:33 PM ET
Heinz Field

 

Following a victory over Virginia Tech last week the Pitt Panthers are still only 5-6 SU and 4-6-1 ATS in ACC play since joining the conference last year.

But at the moment Pitt is also tied for first place in the Coastal Division. The Panthers will try to remain in that perch when they host Georgia Tech for Homecoming at Heinz Field Saturday afternoon.

These two programs hadn't met in almost 40 years until they hooked up last year in Atlanta, when the Yellow Jackets added an insurance touchdown with three minutes left to win 21-10 and push the spread as 11-point favorites.

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs Pittsburgh Panthers Opening Odds and Betting Line

The home Pittsburgh Panthers opened as 4-point favorites in this NCAA football battle at Bovada. The under line was 54.5 Friday over at GTbets.eu.

Computer Prediction: Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs Pittsburgh Panthers Pick

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Panthers to win this game on Saturday 32-27. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs Pittsburgh Panthers Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets will look to cover ATS vs their hosts on Saturday, as they are 3-4 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Pittsburgh Panthers are 4-3 ATS. Georgia Tech is 4-3 against the over under total, while Pittsburgh is 2-4-1 versus the number. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Pittsburgh vs Georgia Tech injuries news.

This game matches up the No. 59 (Pittsburgh Panthers) and the No. 81 (Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets) teams in the league, according to our current NCAA football Power Rankings at Odds Shark.

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How Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs Pittsburgh Panthers Stats Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up the Pittsburgh Panthers No. 72-ranked offense (29.14 PPG) against a Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets defense that ranks No. 83 at 28.29 PPG. The Pittsburgh Panthers passing attack has averaged 155.71 yards per game, less than the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets give up through the air (227.71 YPG on average).

In comparing defenses, the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets own the league's No. 34-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 137.33 yards per game when on the road. Pittsburgh, on the other hand, rates No. 33 this week in generating rushing yards at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

In their last game, the Yellow Jackets were Week 8 losers coming out on the wrong end of 48-43 score against North Carolina.

 

Chad Voytik ran through the Virginia Tech defense for 118 yards in Pittsburgh's last game, handing the Hokies a 21-16 setback on Thursday at Heinz Field.

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs Pittsburgh Panthers Betting Odds Trends

Georgia Tech is 5-11-1 ATS in its last 17 games
Georgia Tech is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Georgia Tech's last 16 games
Georgia Tech is 2-4-1 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games
Pittsburgh is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Pittsburgh is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Pittsburgh's last 9 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Georgia Tech home to Virginia, Saturday, November 1st
Pittsburgh home to Duke, Saturday, November 1st

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