Wake Forest opened as a 2.5-point favorite at Pinnacle and early money (72% of spread dollars) came down on Virginia Tech and the points. Sportsbooks reacted by dropping the line -2 to account for the one-sided action, creating enough value for sharp bettors to buy-back the Demon Deacons at a discounted price.
As you can see in the line chart below, early underdog money dropped the line from 2.5 to 2 before our Bet Signals triggered a Steam Move on Wake Forest at 11:07 am ET, explaining why the line popped up to -3.
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