Thoughts and observations from Tech’s 65-62 loss at Notre Dame Wednesday night. Game story here.
1. For a Georgia Tech fan, there were things to like in Wednesday night’s game against Notre Dame. The Yellow Jackets turned the ball over just six times, tying their season low set in the season opener. They recorded assists on 16 of their 22 baskets. They shot 8-for-11 from the free-throw line. They only …
In advance of Georgia Tech’s game at Notre Dame (7 p.m., ESPN2).
The Yellow Jackets’ first game at Notre Dame as ACC members carries a little extra meaning for coach Brian Gregory.
Gregory grew up in Mount Prospect, Ill., outside of Chicago, which is not far from South Bend, Ind. Gregory said “there’ll be a lot of people close to me that will be coming to the game.“
Gregory downplayed the significance, saying …
My apologies on the overpromise that I would post it, like, a month ago. My guess at what the depth chart might look like when Georgia Tech begins spring practice March 24.
DE Tyler Stargel Nick Menocal
DT Patrick Gamble Francis Kallon
NT Adam Gotsis Shawn Green
DE Jimmie Kitchen Roderick Rook-Chungong
WLB Quayshawn Nealy Tremayne McNair
MLB Jabari Hunt-Days Beau Hankins
SLB Paul Davis Tyler Marcordes
CB D.J. White John Marvin
FS Isaiah Johnson Domonique Noble
Former Georgia Tech defensive back Jemea Thomas did not do poorly at the NFL draft combine, but also did not accomplish what he set out to do.
Tuesday, Thomas recorded a time of 4.55 seconds in the 40-yard dash, which was tied for 24th among the 48 defensive backs who put down times.
As Thomas wrote on his Facebook page, “Horrible 40 time but thank god for pro day.”
A 4.55 is hardly …
Former Georgia Tech defensive back Jemea Thomas will participate in on-field drills Tuesday at the NFL draft combine with the rest of the defensive backs. While in Indianapolis, players also go through medical examinations, interviews with teams and psychological testing. The process takes four days. The defensive backs checked in Saturday.
They’ll test in the bench press Monday, measuring reps of 225 pounds, before being assessed in drills such as the …
1. The Georgia Tech women’s basketball team is on a two-game losing streak after having won four in a row. The Yellow Jackets lost to No. 8 Maryland Sunday 79-62 at McCamish Pavilion. It was Tech’s sixth consecutive loss to Maryland.
Tech returned to .500 in the ACC at 7-7 and 17-10 overall with two games remaining before the ACC tournament starts. According to warrennolan.com, Tech’s RPI is No. 44, which …
Thoughts and observations from Georgia Tech’s 63-55 loss to Clemson Saturday. Game story here.
1. It happened again. When Tech forward Marcus Georges-Hunt hit a 3-pointer on a feed from center Daniel Miller with 18:49 left in the second half, the Yellow Jackets led Clemson 34-25. They were shooting 14-for-26 with nine assists and six turnovers.
The pace slowed down considerably after that. Over the final 18:49, Tech shot 7-for-24 with …