College football betting line on Thursday has Virginia Tech favored at home against North Carolina in an ESPN televised game.
The Hokies are no longer part of the national title race but they are still very much in contention for the ACC title. College football odds should be interesting as both teams are coming off losses.
College football betting line action on North Carolina has been disappointing this season. The Tar Heels were thought to be a contender in the ACC but so far they have flopped going 0-3 in the conference. The offense for North Carolina simply isn’t very good and it has cost them in college football odds. Quarterback T.J. Yates is simply not going to win you many games versus the college football betting line. He has more interceptions this season than touchdowns.
Virginia Tech is still a very talented team that can win the ACC. They are capable of a big effort at home in this college football betting line matchup. Quarterback Tyrod Taylor has been better this season but he will get a major test against the North Carolina defense.
North Carolina has not played well recently vs. the college football betting line on Thursday. They are 1-4 vs. the college football betting line in their last 5 Thursday games. North Carolina has also struggled on the road and in the conference. The Tar Heels are 1-4 vs. the college football betting line in their last 5 road games. The Tar Heels are 1-5 in sports betting in their last 6 conference games.
Virginia Tech has been solid on Thursday’s in college football odds. The Hokies are 4-1 vs. the college football betting line in their last 5 Thursday games. They are also solid at home and in the conference vs. the college football betting line. The Hokies are 4-1 in online betting in their last 5 home games and 29-13 vs. sports betting odds in their last 42 conference games.
ESPN games can be popular for wagering on the total so here are a few things to remember. Four of the last five North Carolina games on Thursday have gone over the college football betting line. Four of the last five North Carolina road games though have gone under. 15 of the last 20 Virginia Tech games at home have gone under the college football betting line. Four of the last five meetings between the two teams have gone under the college football odds.