Michigan vs Virginia Tech Wrap - Michigan Wins 23-20
|Michigan vs Virginia Tech Wrap - Michigan Wins 23-20|
The Wolverines grabbed a Sugar Bowl victory over the Hokies on Tuesday, winning 23-20 at Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
The game was a push (tie) for betting purposes as the final score was identical to the 3 number at most sportsbooks. The game proved to be a winner for UNDER bettors based on the closing total of 52.5.
Denard Robinson completed 9 of 21 pass attempts for 117 yards for the Wolverines in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Hokies defense.
David Wilson rushed for 82 yards for Virginia Tech, while Logan Thomas added 53 yards. Logan Thomas threw for 214 yards for the Hokies, while receivers Danny Coale and D.J. Coles had 117 and 31 yards respectively.
Virginia Tech outgained Michigan 377-184 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-12 by the Hokies.
Michigan lost the time of possession battle 36:50/23:10, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.