Recap - Hokies Defeat Wake Forest 38-17
|Recap - Hokies Defeat Wake Forest 38-17|
Wake Forest was unable to contain David Wilson on Saturday and the result was a 38-17 Week 7 loss against the Hokies.
Virginia Tech won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 50.5.
Logan Thomas completed 17 of 32 pass attempts for 280 yards for the Hokies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Brandon Pendergrass rushed for 80 yards for Wake Forest, while Ted Stachitas added 7 yards. Tanner Price threw for 254 yards for the Demon Deacons, while receivers Chris Givens and Danny Dembry had 140 and 41 yards respectively.
Wake Forest was outgained by Virginia Tech 473-320 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-17 by the Hokies.
The time of possession battle favored Virginia Tech as their offense was on the field for 32:30, longer than the 27:30 of their opponents.
Virginia Tech looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Boston College. Wake Forest will aim to get back on the winning track at Duke.