Georgia Tech vs. Virginia Tech - 11/16/19 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Virginia Tech Hokies (6-3) at Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (2-7)
College Football: Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 3:30 pm (Bobby Dodd Stadium at Historic Grant Field)
The Line: Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets +6 -- Over/Under: 51.5
The Virginia Tech Hokies and the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets will match up on the college football circuit Saturday.
Virginia Tech is 6-3 so far. The Hokies have lost to Boston College, Duke and Notre Dame but won versus ODU, Furman, Miami-FL, Rhode Island, UNC and Wake Forest.
In the win over Wake, Virginia Tech QB Hendon Hooker put up 242 yards and Tre Turner added 73 rush yards. Damon Hazelton led the team on 86 yards from seven receptions.
Over on the Georgia Tech side, they’re 2-7 so far. The Jackets have wins over South Florida and Miami-FL, and they’ve lost to Clemson, the Citadel, Temple, UNC, Duke, Pitt and Virginia.
In the loss to the Cavaliers, Georgia Tech QB James Graham had 229 yards with two TDS and a pick, and Jordan Mason rushed for 94 yards and a TD. Ardell Brown posted a 59-yard touchdown catch as well.
The Hokies are 4-1 ATS in their last five after an ATS win and 4-1 ATS in their last five overall. Virginia Tech is 0-5 ATS versus a team with a losing record and the over is 6-1-1 in their last eight conference games.
Meanwhile, the Jackets are 2-9 ATS in their last 11 on grass and 1-5 ATS versus a team with a wining record. Georgia Tech is 0-6 ATS in their last six home games and 2-10 ATS in their last 12 overall.
Virginia Tech is playing well since their blowout loss to Duke. In those five games, they’re 4-1 (with the one loss coming on a 21-20 defeat by Notre Dame) and they’ve put up at least 34 points in each of their wins.
As for Georgia Tech, they’ve been scoring better lately but are still pretty inconsistent. I’m going to stick with the Hokies on the cover here.