Recap - Hokies Defeat Georgia Tech 28-21
|Recap - Hokies Defeat Georgia Tech 28-21|
Virginia Tech earned a 28-21 victory over Georgia Tech on Thursday in Week 10 action at Lane Stadium.
The Hokies earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 13-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 56.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Tyrod Taylor completed 15 of 25 pass attempts for 137 yards for the Hokies in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Yellow Jackets defense.
Anthony Allen rushed for 125 yards for Georgia Tech, while Joshua Nesbitt added 86 yards. Tevin Washington threw for 80 yards for the Yellow Jackets, while receivers Tyler Melton and Kevin Cone had 42 and 38 yards respectively.
Georgia Tech outgained Virginia Tech 426-335 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-15 by the Hokies.
Georgia Tech lost the time of possession battle 31:11/28:49, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Virginia Tech takes its act on the road to face North Carolina looking for another win. For Georgia Tech, they head home to face Miami.