Boise State vs Virginia Tech Recap - Broncos Win 33-30
The Hokies came up short against the Broncos in Week 1 action on Monday, falling 33-30 at FedExField.
Bettors who backed the Broncos were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 1.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 53.5.
Kellen Moore completed 23 of 38 pass attempts for 215 yards for the Broncos in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Tyrod Taylor rushed for 73 yards for Virginia Tech, while Ryan Williams added 44 yards. Tyrod Taylor threw for 186 yards for the Hokies, while receivers Jarrett Boykin and Dyrell Roberts had 102 and 27 yards respectively.
Boise State outgained Virginia Tech 383-314 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-18 by the Hokies.
Boise State lost the time of possession battle 34:20/25:40, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Boise State heads into a Week 3 battle against Wyoming. Virginia Tech, meanwhile, will have their next action against James Madison.