Wake Forest at Virginia Tech: 2/27/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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Virginia Tech Hokies (14-5) vs Wake Forest Demon Deacons (6-12)
Game Info: Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 4:00 pm (Cassell Coliseum)
Betting Odds: Virginia Tech Hokies -11 -- Over/Under: 134 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Wake Forest Demon Deacons and Virginia Tech Hokies face off on Saturday in a college basketball showdown at Cassell Coliseum,
The Wake Forest Demon Deacons come into this game with a 6-12 record overall but they have lost four games in a row. In the last game against Clemson the offense was awful scoring only 39 points and that led to the loss. Wake Forest on the season is averaging 67.4 points per game while their defense is giving up 71.3 points per game. Daivien Williamson has been the best player Wake Forest averaging 12.7 points while shooting 44.8 percent from the field and 38 percent from behind the three point line. In this game if Wake Forest wants to find success, they are going to need to find a way to get the offense going.
On the other side of this matchup is the Virginia Tech Hokies who sit with a 14-5 record overall but they have lost two of their last three games. In the last game against Georgia Tech, the offense really struggled scoring only 53 points and that led to the defeat. Virginia Tech on the season is averaging 71.5 points per game while their defense is giving up 65.7 points per game. Keve Aluma has been the best player for Virginia Tech so far this season and coming into this game he is averaging 15.5 points while shooting 48.3 percent from the field.
The over is 25-12-2 in Wake Forest’s last 39 games overall. The under is 6-2 in Virginia Tech’s last eight games overall. The over is 16-5 in last 21 meetings between these two teams. The road team is 8-3 in the last 11 meetings between Wake Forest and Virginia Tech.
These are two offenses that are struggling a bit as of late and that is going to lead to both of these teams struggling to score. Look for these two teams to stay well under the total.