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Virginia Cavaliers Host the Pittsburgh Panthers in Week 6 NCAA Football Betting Odds Action

Pittsburgh Panthers

vs

Virginia Cavaliers
Saturday, October 04, 2014 7:30 PM ET
Scott Stadium

Pittsburgh will pay a visit to Scott Field this Saturday night to battle it out with the Virginia Cavaliers in a Coastal Division showdown in the ACC. The Panthers have lost their last two games after a 3-0 SU start including a dismal 21-10 setback to Akron as 20.5-point home favorites their last time out.

Virginia is off to a 3-2 SU start, but it has been a money train so far with a 5-0 record ATS. The total has gone OVER in three of the Cavaliers' last four games. The home team in this matchup is 3-1 both SU and ATS in the last four meetings.

Pittsburgh Panthers vs Virginia Cavaliers Opening Odds and Betting Line

Betting fans looking to back the visiting Pittsburgh Panthers in this one found them as 4-point underdogs on the opening college football point spread at TopBet. Bookmark the college football odds pages to see where the over under number opens in this game.

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Computer Prediction: Pittsburgh Panthers vs Virginia Cavaliers Pick

Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 28-22 win for the Panthers on Saturday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.

Pittsburgh Panthers vs Virginia Cavaliers Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Pittsburgh Panthers will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 2-3 ATS against the spread this season, while the Virginia Cavaliers are 5-0 ATS. Pittsburgh is 2-2-1 on the over under betting totals; Virginia is 3-2. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Virginia vs Pittsburgh injuries news.

The game pits the Virginia Cavaliers, currently No. 95 in our Odds Shark NCAA Football Power Rankings, against the Pittsburgh Panthers, who rate No. 58 in the latest survey.

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How Pittsburgh Panthers vs Virginia Cavaliers Stats Matchup

The game also pits Virginia's No. 58-ranked offense, averaging 33.2 PPG, against a Pittsburgh defense that ranks No. 23 this week at 18 PPG. The Virginia aerial game is averaging 240.6 yards per game, more than the Pittsburgh Panthers secondary allows through the air, 158.4 YPG per game.

Defensively, the Pittsburgh Panthers feature the league's No. 21-rated road run defense, allowing 99.5 yards per game. Virginia, meanwhile, ranks No. 79 in rushing offense at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

In their last action, Pittsburgh was a 21-10 loser at home against Zips. They failed to cover the -20.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (31) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. In their last game, the Panthers were Week 5 losers coming out on the wrong end of 21-10 score against Akron.

Virginia was a 45-13 winner in their most recent outing at home against Golden Flashes. They covered the -25.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (58) made winners of OVER bettors. Kent State didn't make much of a game of it last time out, losing to the Cavaliers as Virginia blasted them 45-13 in Week 5 action.

Pittsburgh Panthers vs Virginia Cavaliers Betting Odds Trends

Pittsburgh is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Pittsburgh is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Pittsburgh is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Pittsburgh's last 18 games on the road
Virginia is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games
Virginia is 3-11 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Virginia's last 13 games
Virginia is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Pittsburgh home to Virginia Tech, Thursday, October 16th
Virginia at Duke, Saturday, October 18th

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