Demitri Knowles caught 4 passes for 101 yards against the Virginia defense as Virginia Tech handed the Cavaliers a 16-6 loss on Saturday at Scott Stadium.
The Hokies earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 10.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 41.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Logan Thomas completed 13 of 29 pass attempts for 229 yards for the Hokies in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Cavaliers defense.
Kevin Parks rushed for 105 yards for Virginia, while David Watford added 37 yards. David Watford threw for 122 yards for the Cavaliers, while receivers Jake McGee and Kyle Dockins had 65 and 32 yards respectively.
Virginia lost the offensive yardage battle to Virginia Tech 364-285 yards in Saturday's game. Virginia Tech had more first downs as that total ended up 21-15.
The time of possession battle favored Virginia Tech as their offense was on the field for 34:09, longer than the 25:51 of their opponents.