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The Virginia Cavaliers and the Pittsburgh Panthers will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Heinz Field.
In their last action, Virginia was a 49-0 winner at home against VMI. They covered the 44.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (49) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Last time out for Pittsburgh, they were a 58-55 winner as they battled Duke on the road. Pittsburgh failed to cover in the match as a 4-point favorite, while 113 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Pittsburgh has won 2 straight games.
Virginia: 2-1 SU, 2-1 ATS
Pittsburgh: 2-1 SU, 0-2-1 ATS
Virginia most recently:
When playing in September are 4-6
When playing on grass are 4-6
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 3-7
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing in September are 5-5
When playing on grass are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Virginia is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Virginia is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games
Virginia is 4-12-1 ATS in its last 17 games
Virginia is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games at home
Pittsburgh is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home
Pittsburgh is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Virginia home to Ball State, Saturday, October 5
Pittsburgh at Virginia Tech, Saturday, October 12