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Military Bowl College Football Betting Line Favors Cincinnati over Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech Hokies


Cincinnati Bearcats
Saturday, December 27, 2014 1:00 PM ET
Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium

The Cincinnati Bearcats will square off against the Virginia Tech Hokies in an AAC versus ACC tilt in this year's Military Bowl in Annapolis. The Bearcats won their final seven games this season while going 6-0-1 ATS to earn a share of the AAC title at 7-1 SU in conference play. However, when it comes to past bowl games they are just 3-8 ATS in their last 11 appearances.

The Hokies finished the year 6-6 SU and 5-7 ATS after going just 2-4 both SU and ATS in their last six games. The total stayed UNDER in four of those contests. The total in the Military Bowl has gone OVER the posted line in five of the last six games.

Virginia Tech Hokies vs Cincinnati Bearcats Opening Odds and Betting Line

Sportsbooks such as 5Dimes had set the Cincinnati Bearcats as -3.5-point favorites on the opening betting line for this contest.

Computer Prediction: Virginia Tech Hokies vs Cincinnati Bearcats Pick

Handicapping prediction models run by the computers at Odds Shark pick a 27-23 result in favor of the Bearcats. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.

Virginia Tech Hokies vs Cincinnati Bearcats Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Cincinnati bring a 9-3 record (7-4-1 ATS) to the Bowl game betting matchup against the 6-6 Virginia Tech Hokies, who are 5-7 ATS against the spread. Over under betting has seen Cincinnati go 5-7 so far and the Hokies go 5-7. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Cincinnati vs Virginia Tech injuries news.

This game matches up the No. 38 (Cincinnati Bearcats) and the No. 54 (Virginia Tech Hokies) teams in the league, according to our current NCAA football Power Rankings at Odds Shark.

How Virginia Tech Hokies vs Cincinnati Bearcats Stats Matchup

The game also pits Cincinnati's No. 26-ranked offense, averaging 35.42 PPG, against a Virginia Tech defense that ranks No. 17 this week at 20.42 PPG. The Cincinnati aerial game is averaging 300.17 yards per game, more than the Virginia Tech Hokies secondary allows through the air, 186.83 YPG per game.

Defensively, the Virginia Tech Hokies feature the league's No. 21-rated road run defense, allowing 131.6 yards per game. Cincinnati, meanwhile, ranks No. 89 in rushing offense at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Last time we saw the Cavaliers, they had no answer for J.C. Coleman as the Hokies rolled to a 24-20 victory at Lane Stadium.

In their last game, the Bearcats were Week 15 winners, coming out on top of the Cougars by a score of 38-31.

Virginia Tech Hokies vs Cincinnati Bearcats Betting Odds Trends

Virginia Tech is 3-7 ATS in its last 10 games
Virginia Tech is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Virginia Tech's last 7 games
Cincinnati is 6-0-1 ATS in its last 7 games
Cincinnati is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 7 games