Watch Virginia Tech vs Pittsburgh Football Live: Virginia Tech vs Pittsburgh Thursday Night College Football Schedule and Date, Time, TV Coverage, Preview, College Football Thursday Week 9, The Virginia Tech Hokies take on the Pittsburgh Panthers in one of the college football games on Thursday, October 27, 2016 start time at 7:00 PM ET, at Heinz, Field, Pittsburgh, Pensylvania. Enjoy College Football 2016 Live Stream NCAAF Online Tv Coverage. Just Follow The Links Below.
The Pittsburgh Panthers (5-2) defeated the Virginia Cavaliers, 45-31, Week 7. Nathan Peterman completed 11-for-21 passes for 137 yards and two touchdowns. In rushing, James Conner ran for 90 yards and two touchdowns in 20 carries while Jordan Whitehead added 28 yards in three carries. In receiving, Jester Weah posted 54 yards and a touchdown in two receptions while Conner added 28 yards in two receptions. George Aston complimented 10 yards and a touchdown.
The Pittsburgh Panthers are 3-1 both straight up and against the spread in their four meetings with Virginia Tech since the teams renewed their rivalry back in 2012. In a big game in the ACC‘s Coastal Division, Pitt hosts the Hokies on Thursday night at Heinz Field.
Virginia Tech bounced back from an embarrassing upset at Syracuse two weeks ago to beat Miami last Thursday 37-16. The Hokies took a 3-0 lead five minutes in and never trailed, later sealing the victory and the cover as five-point home favorites by scoring the last 14 points of the game, including six on a halfback-option touchdown pass.
On the evening, Virginia Tech outgained the Hurricanes 523-365 and outrushed them 251-42. Meanwhile, the Hokies defense, which has now held five of seven opponents this season to 17 or fewer points, recorded eight sacks.