Preview: Virginia Tech Hokies vs. Boston College Eagles
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The Virginia Tech Hokies and the Boston College Eagles will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Alumni Stadium.
Oddsmakers currently have the Eagles listed as 3-point favorites versus the Hokies, while the game’s total is sitting at 41.
Virginia Tech jumped out to a 20-3 and cruised to a 27-13 victory over Western Kentucky in Week 6.
The Hokies failed to cover the 26.5-point spread, while the combined final score played UNDER the day’s posted total of 42.5.
Chris Crane’s touchdown run with 22 seconds remaining pushed Boston College past North Carolina State 38-31 in Week 6.
The Eagles just missed covering the 7.5-point spread, while the combined score played OVER the day’s posted total of 42.5.
Virginia Tech has won 5 straight games.
Boston College has won 3 straight games.
Virginia Tech: 5-1 SU, 2-3 ATS
Boston College: 4-1 SU, 2-2 ATS
Virginia Tech most recently:
When playing in October are 8-2
When playing on turf are 5-5
After outgaining opponent are 8-2
When playing within the conference are 9-1
Boston College most recently:
When playing in October are 9-1
When playing on turf are 8-2
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
Virginia Tech is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Virginia Tech is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Virginia Tech is 7-1 ATS in its last 8 games on the road
Virginia Tech is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Boston College
Boston College is 21-3 SU in its last 24 games at home
Boston College is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston College’s last 5 games when playing Virginia Tech
Boston College is 7-2 ATS in its last 9 games when playing Virginia Tech
Virginia Tech at Florida State, Saturday, October 25
Boston College at North Carolina, Saturday, October 25