Alabama vs Virginia Tech Recap - Crimson Tide Win 35-10
|Alabama vs Virginia Tech Recap - Crimson Tide Win 35-10|
The battle between the Crimson Tide and Hokies didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Virginia Tech was handed a 35-10 defeat on Saturday at Lane Stadium.
Alabama was the ATS victor, as they covered the 21.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 44.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
AJ McCarron completed 10 of 23 pass attempts for 110 yards for the Crimson Tide in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Hokies defense.
Trey Edmunds rushed for 132 yards for Virginia Tech, while Chris Mangus added 15 yards. Logan Thomas threw for 59 yards for the Hokies, while receivers D.J. Coles and Joshua Stanford had 34 and 16 yards respectively.
Virginia Tech outgained Alabama 212-206 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 11-7 by the Crimson Tide.
The time of possession battle favored Alabama as their offense was on the field for 30:45, longer than the 29:15 of their opponents.
Alabama looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Texas A&M. Virginia Tech will aim to get back on the winning track vs Western Carolina.