Virginia Tech vs. Virginia - 1/25/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Virginia Cavaliers (18-0) at Virginia Tech Hokies (8-10)
College Basketball: Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 1:00 pm (Cassell Coliseum)
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The Virginia Cavaliers and Virginia Tech Hokies play Sunday at the Cassell Coliseum.
The Virginia Cavaliers remain undefeated and look for their seventh ACC win. On the season, Virginia is averaging 69.3 points on 48 percent shooting and is allowing 49.3 points on 33.7 percent shooting. Justin Anderson is averaging 14.1 points and 4.3 rebounds while Malcolm Brogdon is averaging 13.6 points and 2.8 assists. Anthony Gillis the third player averaging double-digit points and Mike Tobey is grabbing 5.8 rebounds. The Virginia Cavaliers are a defensive team that’s allowing 30.4 percent shooting from downtown and has given up 56 or less points in five straight games. Offensively, Virginia is shooting 74.3 percent from the line and 39.9 percent from beyond the arc. Virginia is 6-0 SU on the road.
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The Virginia Tech Hokies have lost six straight games and are looking for their first ACC win. On the season, Virginia Tech is averaging 67.6 points on 45.9 percent shooting and is allowing 68 points on 41.6 percent shooting. Adam Smith is averaging 12.8 points and 2.8 rebounds while Ahmed Hill is averaging 8.6 points and 3.9 rebounds. Devin Wilson is dishing 4.3 assists and Jalen Hudson is shooting 48.8 percent from the field. The Virginia Tech Hokies have five players averaging at least 6.3 points, and they’re shooting 60.3 percent from the line and 39.1 percent from downtown. Defensively, Virginia Tech is allowing 33.9 percent shooting from deep and has given up 78 or more points in four of its last six games. Justin Bibbs is questionable for this game with a concussion.
The Cavaliers are 13-3-1 ATS in their last 17 road games and 33-16-2 ATS in their last 51 games overall. The Hokies are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games following a ATS loss and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 Sunday games. The Cavaliers are 4-1-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings in Virginia Tech and 6-2-1 ATS in the last 9 meetings overall.
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