Virginia Tech vs. Virginia Betting Odds & Game Analysis | College Football Week 13 Predictions

By Dan Watson | November 22, 2021, 12:41 am

The Virginia Cavaliers (6-5, 0-0 ACC) and Virginia Tech Hokies (5-6, 0-0 ACC) square off with the Commonwealth Cup the prize on Saturday, November 27, 2021 at Scott Stadium. The Cavaliers are favorites, by 7.5 points. The matchup has an over/under of 62.5 points.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we use data from our industry leading partner, Sportradar, to identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Virginia stats and betting info

Betting trends for Virginia

  • So far this season, Virginia has compiled a 6-4-0 record against the spread.
  • The Cavaliers are 2-0 against the spread so far this season when playing as at least 7.5-point favorites.
  • Virginia games have hit the over in five out of 10 opportunities (50%).
  • This season, Virginia games have hit the over on this game’s 62.5-point total five times.
  • The Cavaliers have seen a 65.7 average over/under in their games this season, 3.2 points more than the over/under in this matchup.
  • The Cavaliers collect 517.8 yards per game, 141.7 more yards than the 376.1 the Hokies give up per contest.
  • When Virginia churns out more than 376.1 yards, the team is 6-4.
  • The Cavaliers have turned the ball over four more times (16 total) than the Hokies have forced a turnover (12) this season.
Stat Average (Total) Rank
Pass yards 390.2 (4292) 2
Rush yards 127.6 (1404) 97
Points scored 35.5 (391) 21
Pass yards against 248.9 (2738) 96
Rush yards against 217.3 (2390) 122
Points allowed 32.1 (353) 102

Key players for Virginia

  • Brennan Armstrong has 4,044 passing yards (367.6 ypg) to lead Virginia, completing 65.3% of his passes and collecting 30 touchdown passes and nine interceptions this season. He’s also chipped in on the ground with 244 rushing yards (22.2 ypg) on 89 carries with seven rushing touchdowns.
  • Wayne Taulapapa’s team-high 301 rushing yards (27.4 per game) have come on 57 carries, with two touchdowns this year.
  • Dontayvion Wicks’ 1,148 receiving yards (104.4 yards per game) lead the team. He has 54 receptions with nine touchdowns.
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Virginia Tech stats and betting info

Betting trends for Virginia Tech

  • Virginia Tech has a 4-7-0 record against the spread this season.
  • Four of Virginia Tech’s 11 games with a set total have hit the over (36.4%).
  • Three of Virginia Tech’s games ended with a combined score over 62.5 points this season.
  • A difference of 9.7 points separates this matchup’s over/under (62.5 points) and the average total points bet in Hokies’ games (52.8 points) this season.
  • The Hokies average 104.2 fewer yards per game (362.0) than the Cavaliers give up (466.2).
  • Virginia Tech is 2-0 overall when the team picks up more than 466.2 yards.
  • The Hokies have 11 giveaways this season, while the Cavaliers have 13 takeaways .
Stat Average (Total) Rank
Pass yards 182.9 (2012) 108
Rush yards 179.1 (1970) 51
Points scored 24.5 (269) 97
Pass yards against 201.8 (2220) 27
Rush yards against 174.3 (1917) 98
Points allowed 22.8 (251) 43

Key players for Virginia Tech

  • Braxton Burmeister leads Virginia Tech with 1,819 passing yards (165.4 ypg) on 136-of-241 passing with 13 touchdowns compared to four interceptions this season. He also adds 410 rushing yards (37.3 ypg) on 105 carries while scoring two touchdowns on the ground.
  • The team’s top rusher, Raheem Blackshear, has carried the ball 103 times for 545 yards (49.5 per game), with five touchdowns this year. He’s also caught 23 passes for 244 yards (22.2 per game) and one touchdown.
  • Tre Turner’s 675 receiving yards (61.4 yards per game) lead the team. He has 40 receptions with three touchdowns.

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