|Written by Michelle Allan|
Bet on NCAAFCollege football odds players will turn their attention to a key ACC college football betting matchup between Georgia Tech and Virginia Tech. College football odds handicappers will have an outstanding college football betting matchup to analyze between one of the top rushing teams going up against the ACC Coastal Division leader.
Virginia Tech has college football odds record of 5-1 straight up and 3-3 against the spread. The Hokies are coming off an impressive 48-14 college football betting win over Boston College as 13.5 point home favorites. Virginia Tech has also scored impressive online betting wins over Nebraska and Miami-Florida so far this year. The Hokies are the defending ACC champions, current Coastal Division leaders, and a college football odds favorite to repeat but they must get past the division rival Ramblin’ Wreck in this one for that to be possible.
Virginia Tech and Georgia Tech are both ground oriented teams with the college football odds. The Hokies rank 15th in the nation for rushing while the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets rank 4th in rushing. Both teams rank near the bottom of the college football odds stat charts for passing. Virginia Tech ranks 20th in the nation for scoring while Georgia Tech ranks 24th for scoring.
Ryan Williams leads Virginia Tech with 734 yards rushing and a 5.8 yards per carry average with 9 touchdowns. Georgia Tech quarterback Josh Nesbitt has 843 yards passing and 503 yards rushing. Jonathan Dwyer leads the Yellow Jackets with 511 yards rushing and a 6.5 yards per carry average with 5 touchdowns.
Georgia Tech has a college football odds record of 5-1 straight up and 3-2 against the spread. The Yellow Jackets made Bobby Bowden’s seat even hotter last week with a 45-42 college football odds win as 3 point road dogs with the college football odds.
Defense may be the difference between these two teams as the Hokies rank 26th nationally for points allowed while the Yellow Jackets rank 77th in that category. The road team has covered 4 out of the last 5 meetings in this head to head series including 3 straight. The Hokies won a close one last year over the Yellow Jackets 20-17 but failed to get the money as 6.5 point home favorites.