Virginia Tech Hokies vs. Wake Forest Demon Deacons - 1/13/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wake Forest Demon Deacons (10-5) at Virginia Tech Hokies (10-6)
College Basketball: Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at 9:00 pm (Cassell Coliseum)
The Line: Virginia Tech Hokies 0 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Virginia Tech Hokies will host the Wake Forest Demon Deacons this Wednesday.
The Virginia Tech Hokies come into this game with a 10-6 record and are currently 7th in the ACC. The Hokies lost their most recent game 82-53 loss Duke. Through 16 games this season the leading scorer for the Hokies has been Zach LeDay who is averaging 14.9 points per game and 9.4 rebounds. Seth Allen is second on the team with 13.8 points per game and 3.3 rebounds. Virginia Tech will try to bounce back with win against Wake Forest.
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The Wake Forest Demon Deacons come into this game with a 10-5 record and are currently 10th in the ACC. The Demon Deacons most recent game was a 77-74 win over North Carolina State Wolf pack. Through 15 games this season the leading scorer for the Demon Deacons has been Devin Thomas who is scoring 16.9 points per game and 10.3 rebounds. Bryant Crawford is second on the team scoring 13.2 points per game and 4.9 assists.
The Wake Forest Demon Deacons are 5-1 against the spread in their last 6 road games. The Demon Deacons are 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 Wednesday games. Virginia Tech is 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 games vs. ACC teams. The Hokies are 5-2 against the spread in their last 7 games following a straight up loss of more than 20 points.
Both of these teams are pretty similar on paper and this should be a close game. I will side with Virginia Tech because they are the home team. Il take the Hokies to win here at home.