Miami (FL) vs. Virginia Tech - 10/5/19 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Miami (FL) vs. Virginia Tech
Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 2:30 PM (Hard Rock Stadium)
MIA -13.5 Total 47 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The Virginia Tech Hokies visit Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, Florida on Saturday for an ACC showdown with the Miami Hurricanes. The Hokies fell to 2-2 on the season following a 45-10 loss to Duke. The only Hokies touchdown of the game was a 72-yard pass from Ryan Willis to wide receiver Damon Hazelton when trailing 31-3. The loss was VT’s worst at home since 1974 when they fell to Houston 49-12.
Ryan Willis has 851 yards passing, eight touchdowns and five interceptions for Virginia Tech. The leading rusher for Virginia Tech is Deshawn McClease with 221 yards. Tayvion Robinson is the leading receiver with 190 yards and one touchdown, while Hezekiah Grimsley has 152 yards and two touchdowns. Rayshard Ashby leads Virginia Tech in tackles with 35.
Miami improved to 2-2 on the season with 17-12 victory over Central Michigan 10 days ago. The Hurricanes are coming off a bye week in Week 5. Jarren Williams threw for 250 yards and one touchdown for the Hurricanes while DeeJay Dallas rushed for one scored and Miami barely edged by the Chippewas.
Jarren Williams is the leading passer for Miami with 1,027 yards and seven touchdowns. The leading rusher is DeeJay Dallas with 343 yards and five touchdowns. Brevin Jordan leads all Hurricanes receivers with 233 yards and one touchdown, while K.J. Osborn has 181 yards receiving and three touchdowns. The leading tackler for Miami is Gurvan Hall Jr. with 28.
Virginia Tech is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 at home
The OVER has cashed in 6 of the Hokies last 9
Miami is 4-12 ATS in its last 16 in ACC play
The UNDER has cashed in 8 of the Hurricanes last 11
Both teams have started the season in a disappointing way at 2-2 each. Virginia Tech lost one after winning two straight, while Miami has bounced back from two losses to start the season with a pair of wins. The Hokies have failed to cover the number in 4 of the last 5 head-to-head with Miami. Virginia Tech has failed to cover 4 of its last 5 on the road. Final Score Prediction, Miami Hurricanes win and cover ATS 31-14