Western Carolina vs Virginia Tech Wrap - Virginia Tech Wins 45-3
Western Carolina couldn't hang with the Hokies on Saturday as Virginia Tech blasted the Catamounts 45-3 in Week 2 action at Lane Stadium.
The winning margin fell right on the closing number of 42, meaning the game was a push for bettors. Those betting UNDER the total were also victorious as the final score equalled an UNDER play.
Logan Thomas completed 17 of 31 pass attempts for 200 yards for the Hokies in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Catamounts defense.
Garry Lewis rushed for 45 yards for Western Carolina, while Eddie Sullivan added 41 yards. Eddie Sullivan threw for 51 yards for the Catamounts, while receivers C.J. Goodman and Michael Helms had 15 and 15 yards respectively.
Virginia Tech outgained Western Carolina 462-162 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-8 by the Hokies.
The time of possession battle favored Western Carolina as their offense was on the field for 30:26, longer than the 29:34 of their opponents.
Virginia Tech heads into a Week 3 battle against East Carolina. Western Carolina, meanwhile, will have their next action against Auburn.