Ohio State Buckeyes Hosting the Virginia Tech Hokies Week 2 Odds and Betting Pick
Ohio State passed its first test without Braxton Miller, closing out Navy late, covering the spread as two-touchdown favorites.
The Buckeyes now open the Horseshoe part of their slate when they host Virginia Tech on Saturday night.
But who wants to cover this one? OSU is just 1-5 ATS over its last six games, while the Hokies are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 true road games. They won outright twice in that role a season ago.
Also, we might see some points scored in this one, considering the Buckeyes have played seven OVER results in their last 10 games, while Virginia Tech has played five OVER results in its last six contests.
Computer Prediction: Virginia Tech Hokies vs Ohio State Buckeyes Pick
Odds Shark prediction models pick the Hokies to win this game on Saturday 33-28.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Ohio State Buckeyes are 1-0 so far on the season, and 1-0 ATS vs the point spread. The Virginia Tech Hokies, meanwhile, are 1-0 and 1-0 ATS. Those over under betting have seen Ohio State go 0-1 and the Virginia Tech Hokies go 1-0 on the totals. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Ohio State vs Virginia Tech injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 7 (Ohio State Buckeyes) and the No. 58 (Virginia Tech Hokies) teams in the league, according to our current NCAA football Power Rankings at Odds Shark.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Last time out for Virginia Tech, they were a 34-9 winner as they battled Tribe at home. Virginia Tech covered in the match as a -23.5-point favorite. William & Mary was unable to contain Shai McKenzie in its last action Saturday and the result was a 34-9 Week 1 loss against the Hokies.
Last time out for Ohio State, they were a 34-17 winner as they battled Midshipmen on the road. Ohio State covered in the match as a -13.5-point favorite, while 51 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. In their last game, the Buckeyes were Week 1 winners, coming out on top of the Midshipmen by a score of 34-17.
Virginia Tech Hokies vs Ohio State Buckeyes Betting Odds Trends
Virginia Tech is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games
Virginia Tech is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games
Virginia Tech is 2-10 ATS in its last 12 games on the road
Virginia Tech is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Ohio State is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games
Ohio State is 23-2 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Ohio State's last 10 games
Ohio State is 15-1 SU in its last 16 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Virginia Tech home to East Carolina, Saturday, September 13th
Ohio State home to Kent State, Saturday, September 13th