Arkansas State vs Virginia Tech Recap - Hokies Win 26-7
The Red Wolves were burned by Danny Coale for 128 receiving yards on Saturday as the Hokies picked up a 26-7 win at Lane Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Hokies were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 24. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 53.5.
Logan Thomas completed 21 of 33 pass attempts for 292 yards for the Hokies in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Red Wolves defense.
Ryan Aplin rushed for 29 yards for Arkansas State, while Frankie Jackson added 20 yards. Ryan Aplin threw for 205 yards for the Red Wolves, while receivers Taylor Stockemer and Dwayne Frampton had 77 and 59 yards respectively.
Virginia Tech outgained Arkansas State 427-269 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-15 by the Hokies.
Arkansas State lost the time of possession battle 36:45/23:15, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Virginia Tech heads into a Week 4 battle against Marshall. Arkansas State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Central Arkansas.