Free Week 12 Prediction: Panthers vs Hokies Odds
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College Football Handicapping: Week 12
(4-6) Pittsburgh Panthers vs. Virginia Tech Hokies (7-3)
Date: Saturday, November 18th
Time: 12:20 pm EST
Venue: Lane Stadium, Blacksburg, Virginia
NCAA Football Spread: Virginia Tech -15.5
NCAA Betting Total: 49
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The Pittsburgh Panthers travel to Blacksburg and for battle with ACC conference foe,Virginia Tech Hokies. The Panthers need to win their final two games in order to get a Bowl bid this season.
The last time Pittsburgh and Virginia Tech took the field against each other was in 2016. The Hokies got the road win at Heinz Field, 39-36. This season we could be in for another ACC thriller.
The Pittsburgh Panthers are losers of three of the last five games and most recently lost to the North Carolina Tar Heels, 34-31. The Panthers generated 409 yards of offense in the loss.
Quarterback Ben Dinucci passed for 142 yards and no touchdowns in the loss. This week, there will be more expected of Dinucci. He must have more than 17 pass attempts if they want to win this matchup.
Defensively, the Panthers are allowing over 28 points and over 415 yards per game this season. Last week the Panthers allowed 366 yards of total offense against a bad North Carolina team.
Virginia Tech Hokies
Virginia Tech is 7-3 this year and 3-3 in ACC conference play. The Hokies played well against a soft non conference schedule, but were over matched this season against the class of the ACC.
The Hokies have lost two games in a row, and most recently lost on the road against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets, 28-22. Virginia Tech quarterback Josh Jackson passed for 153 yards in the win.
On the defensive side of the ball, the Hokies started the season as a stout unit, but have struggled as of late. Virginia Tech allowed 401 yards of total offense last week in their loss at Georgia Tech.
NCAA Football Handicapping Trends
- Panthers are 2-0-2 ATS in their last 4 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.
- Over is 5-0 in Panthers last 5 games in November.
- Under is 5-1-1 in Hokies last 7 home games.
- Over is 4-1 in Hokies last 5 games following a ATS loss.
- Underdog is 8-1 ATS in their last 9 meetings.
- Panthers are 8-1 ATS in their last 9 meetings.
Free Week 12 NCAA Football Pick
The Pittsburgh Panthers will have their hands full this week against the Hokies. Look for the Panthers to play this games as if it was their last. Virginia Tech will rely heavily on Josh Jackson to lead the offense this week.
4* Free NCAA Betting Pick: Virginia Tech -15.5. Free final score pick provided below!
Expect Pittsburgh to throw the ball more this week. If the Panthers can pass for 220 yards or more, they will improve their chances at making this game an interesting matchup.
The Virginia Tech Hokies have been playing bad the last two weeks. With losses to Clemson, Miami and Georgia Tech on their record, the Hokies are still a much better team than the Panthers. Take the Hokies for the win at home.
Week 12 Free Score Prediction: Pittsburgh 17 – Virginia Tech 37
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