Stanford vs Virginia Tech Recap - Cardinal Win 40-12
|Stanford vs Virginia Tech Recap - Cardinal Win 40-12|
Stepfan Taylor scampered through the Virginia Tech defense for 114 yards as Stanford handed the Hokies a 40-12 defeat on Monday at Sun Life Stadium.
Stanford was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 59.5.
Andrew Luck completed 18 of 23 pass attempts for 287 yards for the Cardinal in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Hokies defense.
Darren Evans rushed for 37 yards for Virginia Tech, while Tyrod Taylor added 22 yards. Tyrod Taylor threw for 222 yards for the Hokies, while receivers Danny Coale and Jarrett Boykin had 92 and 84 yards respectively.
Virginia Tech was outgained by Stanford 534-288 yards in Monday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-16 by the Cardinal.
The time of possession battle favored Virginia Tech as their offense was on the field for 32:14, longer than the 27:46 of their opponents.