Georgia Tech Falls 24-21 to Cavaliers - Recap
|Georgia Tech Falls 24-21 to Cavaliers - Recap|
Georgia Tech was unable to contain Perry Jones on Saturday and the result was a 24-21 Week 7 loss against the Cavaliers.
Virginia won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 55.5.
Michael Rocco completed 8 of 14 pass attempts for 118 yards for the Cavaliers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Yellow Jackets defense.
Tevin Washington rushed for 115 yards for Georgia Tech, while Embry Peeples added 37 yards. Tevin Washington threw for 24 yards for the Yellow Jackets, while receivers Orwin Smith and Tyler Melton had 21 and 3 yards respectively.
Virginia outgained Georgia Tech 407-296 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-17 by the Cavaliers.
The time of possession battle favored Virginia as their offense was on the field for 30:01, longer than the 29:59 of their opponents.
Virginia looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against North Carolina State. Georgia Tech will aim to get back on the winning track at Miami.