Duke vs Virginia Tech Prediction, Player Props & Odds (Jan. 29)

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  • The #12 Duke Blue Devils sojourn nan Virginia Tech Hokies successful Blacksburg connected Monday night
  • Duke is simply a slim three-point roadworthy favourite complete nan Hokies
  • See nan Duke vs Virginia Tech odds, subordinate props, prediction, and picks for Jan. 29

The #12 Duke Blue Devils (15-4, 3-2 away, 9-9-1 ATS) recreation to Blacksburg, VA, connected Monday nighttime to look nan Virginia Tech Hokies (13-7, 10-1 home, 10-10 ATS) astatine Cassell Coliseum astatine 7:00 p.m. ET.

Winners of 10 of their past 11, including 3 consecutive roadworthy games, nan Blue Devils are listed arsenic three-point roadworthy favorites tonight.

Duke vs Virginia Tech Odds

Team Spread Moneyline Total

Duke Blue Devils -3.0 (-110) -155 O  146.5 (-110)
Virginia Tech Hokies +3.0 (-110) +130 U 146.5 (-110)

Monday’s college hoops odds besides group Duke arsenic a -155 moneyline favourite pinch Virginia Tech coming backmost astatine +130 to amended to 11-1 astatine Cassell Coliseum.

Odds arsenic of Jan. 29 connected nan Caesars Sportsbook app. Claim a Caesars Sportsbook promo to beryllium connected Duke vs Va Tech connected Monday. 

Duke, which started nan play arsenic nan +1240 second-favorite successful nan March Madness odds, has faded to +2457 (tenth-best odds). At +19643, Virginia Tech is not among nan apical 50.

Duke Rebounds After Hiccup Against Pitt

In a puzzler of a game, nan Blue Devils had their eight-game triumph streak interrupted connected Jan. 20 by Pitt astatine Cameron Indoor, losing 80-76 to nan Panthers arsenic 12.5-point location favorites. Pitt was electrical from 3 that night, shooting 50% from beyond nan arc, and crushed nan Blue Devils connected nan solid (32 to 25).

Jon Scheyer’s squad responded pinch a 14-point roadworthy triumph complete lowly Louisville (83-69) and a constrictive location triumph complete a fading Clemson squad (72-71) acknowledgment to a brace of game-winning free throws from Tyrese Proctor pinch 1 2nd remaining.

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The Clemson triumph was notable for nan truth that Duke managed to triumph contempt a dismal capacity from starring scorer and rebounder Kyle Filipowski (17.7 PPG, 8.7 RPG), who had conscionable 9 points (on 2-of-8 shooting), 4 rebounds, 4 blocks, and 5 fouls successful 24 minutes.

Freshman defender Jared McCain came up immense successful Filipowski’s veritable absence, scoring 21 points connected 8-of-12 shooting pinch 5 rebounds, 3 steals, and 2 assists successful 32 minutes.

Duke presently sits 14th successful nan KenPom ratings (12th connected offense, 37th connected defense), 18th astatine Haslametrics, and conscionable 23rd astatine Torvik.

Filipowski, who started nan play arsenic nan second-favorite to Zach Edey successful nan Wooden Award odds astatine +875, has faded each nan measurement to 4th astatine +4250 arsenic nan Purdue halfway runs distant pinch this 2nd Player of nan Year honor.

Virginia Tech Faces Duke connected Three-Game Win Streak

After a slow 2-4 commencement to ACC play, nan Hokies participate Monday nighttime connected a three-game triumph streak which includes an 84-78 roadworthy triumph astatine NC State and a brace of location victories complete Boston College (76-71) and Georgia Tech (91-67).

In his last twelvemonth successful Blacksburg, elder halfway Lynn Kidd (14.0 PPG, 6.6 RPG) continued to blossom past clip retired against nan Yellow Jackets. The 6’10 large man scored a team-high 18 points pinch 4 rebounds successful just 15 minutes of action during nan blowout win. Kidd averaged conscionable 5 points per crippled successful 12.7 minutes arsenic a junior.

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Led by nan coagulated backcourt duo of Sean Pedulla (15.7 PPG, 4.4 APG) and Hunter Cattoor (13.7 PPG, 42.9 3P%), Mike Young’s Hokies complaint 51st astatine KenPom and Torvik and 53rd astatine Haslametrics. All 3 analytics sites foretell a constrictive Duke triumph of 2 points aliases fewer.

Duke vs Virginia Tech Player Props

Player Points Rebounds Assists Three-Pointers Made

Hunter Cattoor (Va Tech) 11.5 (Ov -135 | Un +105) 3.5 (Ov +115 | Un -150) 2.5 (Ov -115 | Un -115) 1.5 (Ov -195 | Un +150)
Jared McCain (Duke) 11.5 (Ov -135 | Un +105) 3.5 (Ov -105 | Un -120) OFF 1.5 (Ov -135 | Un +105)
Kyle Filipowski (Duke) 16.5 (Ov -125 | Un -105) 8.5 (Ov -120 | Un -110) 2.5 (Ov -160 | Un +125) 1.5 (Ov +180 | Un -235)
Lynn Kidd (Va Tech) 12.5 (Ov -125 | Un -105) 5.5 (Ov -110 | Un -120) OFF OFF
Mark Mitchell (Duke) 13.5 (Ov -120 | Un -110) 6.5 (Ov -150 | Un +120) OFF 0.5 (Ov +105 | Un -140)
Sean Pedulla (Va Tech) 16.5 (Ov -115 | Un -115) 3.5 (Ov -160 | Un +125) 3.5 (Ov -165 | Un +125) 1.5 (Ov -160 | Un +120)
Tyrese Proctor (Duke) 11.5 (Ov -130 | Un -100) 2.5 (Ov -145 | Un +110) 3.5 (Ov +130 | Un -170) 1.5 (Ov -110 | Un -120)

College hoops subordinate props from nan DraftKings Sportsbook app.  

Duke vs Virginia Tech Prediction

Virginia Tech has each nan pieces to springiness Duke issues. They sprout good from 3 (36.6%, 51st successful nan country) and they cleanable up their ain glass, allowing opponents conscionable a 26.3 violative rebound percentage.

The Hokies person besides won 3 successful a statement against Duke extracurricular of Durham (two location wins and a neutral-court win). Virginia Tech is 4-1 astatine location successful ACC play, their only nonaccomplishment coming successful a nail-biter to Miami (75-71), a crippled they led astatine halftime.

Playing their champion hoops of nan play heading into their highest-profile crippled of nan play to-date, expect a large first-half capacity from Pedulla and company.

Duke vs Va Tech pick: Hokies first-half moneyline (+118) – 2 units

Sascha Paruk’s 2023-24 NCAAM betting record:

  • ATS: 13-12 (-0.21 units)
  • Moneyline: 1-4 (-3.78 units)
  • Player props: 2-2 (-0.22 units)

All wagers 1 portion unless expressly stated otherwise.

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