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Virginia Tech Hokies Hosting the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Week 4 Odds and Betting Pick

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

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Virginia Tech Hokies
Saturday, September 20, 2014 12:00 PM ET
Lane Stadium

 

The Hokies suffered a serious letdown in Week 3, dropping a 28-21 decision to East Carolina as 10-point home favorites after a stunning 35-21 upset victory over Ohio State in Week 2.

Their loss to the Pirates further extends their recent stretch of mediocrity, 4-5 SU and 3-6 ATS in their last nine overall and 1-3 SU and ATS in their last four at home.

The Hokies have been strong in their recent meetings with Georgia Tech, 6-1 SU in their last seven meetings, but it is the Yellow Jackets who have rewarded bettors, covering in four of their last six against the Hokies.

 

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs Virginia Tech Hokies Opening Odds and Betting Line

On the betting opening line for this matchup, the Virginia Tech Hokies sat as 6-point favorites, according to BetDSI. The total was 52 over at TopBet.

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Computer Prediction: Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs Virginia Tech Hokies Pick

Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 48-40 victory for the Yellow Jackets. 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 Virginia Tech Hokies Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Virginia Tech battles the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets, currently with a 3-0 mark (1-2 ATS). The over under records, important for totals betting, are 2-1 for the Hokies and 3-0 for the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Virginia Tech vs Georgia Tech injuries news.

According to the Power Rankings here at Odds Shark it's the No. 48-rated Virginia Tech Hokies and the No. 68-rated Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in this matchup.

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How Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs Virginia Tech Hokies Stats Matchup

The game also pits Virginia Tech's No. 72-ranked offense, averaging 30 PPG, against a Georgia Tech defense that ranks No. 72 this week at 26 PPG. The Virginia Tech aerial game is averaging 254.33 yards per game, more than the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets secondary allows through the air, 177 YPG per game.

In comparing defenses, the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets own the league's No. 19-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 96 yards per game when on the road. Virginia Tech, on the other hand, rates No. 80 this week in generating rushing yards at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Last time out for Georgia Tech, they were a 42-38 winner as they battled Eagles at home. Georgia Tech failed to cover in the match as a -15.5-point favorite, while 80 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Ga Southern was unable to contain Justin Thomas in its last action Saturday and the result was a 42-38 Week 3 loss against the Yellow Jackets.

Virginia Tech was a 28-21 loser in their most recent outing at home against Pirates. They failed to cover the -10-point spread as favorites, while the total score (49) made winners of UNDER bettors. In their last game, the Hokies were Week 3 losers coming out on the wrong end of 28-21 score against East Carolina.

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs Virginia Tech Hokies Betting Odds Trends

Georgia Tech is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Georgia Tech is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Georgia Tech's last 7 games
Georgia Tech is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Virginia Tech is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Virginia Tech is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games
Virginia Tech is 7-13-3 ATS in its last 23 games at home
Virginia Tech is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games at home

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