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Pittsburgh vs. Virginia Tech College Football Odds, Plays and Insights

Sep 25, 2021; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA; Pittsburgh Panthers quarterback Kenny Pickett (8) leaves the field after defeating the New Hampshire Wildcats at Heinz Field. Pittsburgh won 77-7. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

Sep 25, 2021; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA; Pittsburgh Panthers quarterback Kenny Pickett (8) leaves the field after defeating the New Hampshire Wildcats at Heinz Field. Pittsburgh won 77-7. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

The Pittsburgh Panthers (4-1, 0-0 ACC) and the first-ranked scoring offense will play the Virginia Tech Hokies (3-2, 0-0 ACC) and the 24th-ranked scoring defense on Saturday, October 16, 2021. The Panthers are favored by 5 points in the outing. The over/under is set at 56 points for the outing.

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Odds for Pittsburgh vs. Virginia Tech

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Pittsburgh vs Virginia Tech Betting Information

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Pittsburgh

-5

56

Over/Under Insights

  • Pittsburgh has combined with its opponents to put up more than 56 points in all five games this season.
  • Virginia Tech's games have gone over 56 points in just one opportunity this season.
  • The two teams combine to score 77 points per game, 21.0 more than the over/under in this contest.
  • These two squads combine to surrender 41.2 points per game, 14.8 fewer than this contest's over/under.
  • The average total in Panthers games this season is 56.2, 0.2 points above Saturday's total of 56.
  • The 53.4 PPG average total in Hokies games this season is 2.6 points fewer than this game's over/under.
  • Pittsburgh is 4-1-0 against the spread this season.
  • The Panthers have been favored by 5 points or more three times this season and have covered the spread in two of them.
  • Pittsburgh's games this year have gone over the total in five out of five opportunities.
  • The Panthers rack up 52.4 points per game, 33.8 more than the Hokies give up per matchup (18.6).
  • Pittsburgh is 4-1 against the spread and 4-1 overall this season when the team notches more than 18.6 points.
  • The Panthers collect 212.2 more yards per game (554.2) than the Hokies allow per matchup (342.0).
  • In games that Pittsburgh picks up over 342.0 yards, the team is 4-1 against the spread and 4-1 overall.
  • The Panthers have turned the ball over five times this season, three fewer than the Hokies have forced (8).
  • Find the latest spread and moneyline odds for Pittsburgh at SISportsbook.
  • Thus far this season Virginia Tech has two wins against the spread.
  • This season, the Hokies won ATS in their only game as an underdog of 5 points or more.
  • Virginia Tech's games this season have gone over the point total one time in five opportunities (20%).
  • This year the Hokies rack up just 2.0 more points per game (24.6) than the Panthers surrender (22.6).
  • Virginia Tech is 1-1 against the spread and 1-1 overall when the team scores more than 22.6 points.
  • The Hokies rack up just 9.0 fewer yards per game (329.4) than the Panthers allow (338.4).
  • This season the Hokies have six turnovers, two fewer than the Panthers have takeaways (8).
  • Head to SISportsbook to find the latest moneyline, spread and over/under odds for this matchup.

Season Stats

PittsburghStatsVirginia Tech

52.4

Avg. Points Scored

24.6

22.6

Avg. Points Allowed

18.6

554.2

Avg. Total Yards

329.4

338.4

Avg. Total Yards Allowed

342.0

5

Giveaways

6

8

Takeaways

8