The Virginia Cavaliers and the Virginia Tech Hokies will face off in an ACC clash at 9 p.m. ET on Wednesday at John Paul Jones Arena. Virginia is 9-6 overall and 5-3 at home, while Virginia Tech is 8-6 overall and 2-2 on the road. Virginia Tech will be looking for its first conference win of the season on Wednesday night.
The Cavaliers are favored by 1.5-points in the latest Virginia vs. Virginia Tech odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over-under is set at 117. Before entering any Virginia Tech vs. Virginia picks, you'll want to see the college basketball predictions from the proven computer model at SportsLine.
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- Virginia vs. Virginia Tech spread: Virginia -1.5
- Virginia vs. Virginia Tech over-under: 117 points
What you need to know about Virginia
Virginia will be looking to bounce back from a 74-58 loss at North Carolina over the weekend. The Cavaliers were unable to overcome 10 turnovers and 14 fouls in that contest. They allowed career-highs of 29 points and 21 rebounds to North Carolina big man Armando Bacot.
The Cavaliers are led by senior forward Jayden Gardner, who is averaging 15.0 points and 7.5 rebounds per game. Junior guard Armaan Franklin is scoring 12.0 points, while senior guard Kihei Clark is adding 9.9 points and 4.1 assists. Virginia has won seven of its last eight home games against Virginia Tech.
What you need to know about Virginia Tech
Virginia Tech opened the season with a five-game winning streak, but it has now lost six of its last nine games. The Hokies were also forced to postpone two games due to COVID-19 issues. They returned from a 12-day layoff on Jan. 4, losing a 68-63 final to North Carolina State.
Keve Aluma scored 29 points to lead his team to a 65-51 win over Virginia in the most recent meeting between these teams. Aluma leads the Hokies in scoring this season with 15.2 points per game. Virginia Tech has only covered the spread four times in its last 16 road games.
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