Tech Tuesday review

4:36 pm Mar. 31, 2015

1. Hopefully you read the story I wrote for myajc and Tuesday’s paper about Georgia Tech quarterback Justin Thomas and his wearing a gold (non-contact) jersey in Saturday’s scrimmage (and again Monday, and perhaps

Tech LB Terrell Lewis trying to move up depth chart

2:56 pm Mar. 27, 2015

A Georgia Tech player who bears watching in spring practice is linebacker Terrell Lewis, who played 11 games last season, mostly in a special-teams role. Lewis, a sophomore, is a backup at outside linebacker.

Lewis said

‘Big jump’ anticipated for Tech DE Freeman

2:06 pm Mar. 27, 2015

After Georgia Tech’s second day of spring practice, defensive coordinator Ted Roof gave a pretty strong quote about rising sophomore defensive end KeShun Freeman, who led the team in sacks (4.5) and tackles for loss

Competition in store for deep Tech line

12:11 pm Mar. 25, 2015

Having three offensive-line returnees out with injury for spring practice might have been disastrous in previous seasons for Georgia Tech.

This spring, however, the Yellow Jackets are three deep with scholarship linemen, depth that they have

Report: Price takes UNC Charlotte job

10:17 am Mar. 25, 2015

Georgia Tech great Mark Price has accepted the head coaching job at UNC Charlotte, according to a Wednesday report in the Charlotte Observer. Price has been an assistant coach with the Charlotte Hornets for the past two seasons.

It will be Price’s first job at the college level since he was an assistant to then-Tech coach Bobby Cremins in the 1999-2000 season. Price, one of six Tech players to have

Charlotte Hornets assistant coach Mark Price poses for a photo during the NBA basketball team's media day in Charlotte, N.C., Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

Mark Price reportedly offered UNC Charlotte job

5:14 pm Mar. 24, 2015

Georgia Tech legend Mark Price is considering a job offer to be the next head coach at UNC Charlotte, according to an ESPN report Tuesday. Price has been an assistant coach with the Charlotte Hornets, formerly the Bobcats, for the past two seasons.

It would be Price’s first head coaching job at the college level. Price was a head coach at Whitefield Academy in Cobb County for one season and briefly

Kel Johnson out with sprained ankle

4:22 pm Mar. 24, 2015

Georgia Tech right fielder Kel Johnson will be out indefinitely with a sprained ankle suffered in the Yellow Jackets’ game against North Carolina.

Johnson, a freshman, had started all 23 games to that point with a

Practice time, opportunity await Matthew Jordan

12:56 pm Mar. 24, 2015

The spring-practice goal for Georgia Tech backup quarterback Matthew Jordan, who redshirted last season, is to develop enough by the end of it for coaches to feel he’s game ready.

“I’d like for us to be

Demarco Cox couldn’t pass up Colts’ offer

12:45 pm Mar. 24, 2015

Demarco Cox’s eyes lit up when Indianapolis Colts general manager Ryan Grigson asked him an unexpected question last Thursday.

“Do you want to be a Colt?”

The former Tech center was quick to answer in the affirmative,

Tech associate AD Bamford hired at Massachusetts

9:41 am Mar. 23, 2015

Georgia Tech senior associate athletic director Ryan Bamford has accepted the athletic director position at Massachusetts, according to a report in the Daily Hampshire Gazette.

Bamford has been at Tech since 2011 first as an associate athletic director hired by then-AD Dan Radakovich and promoted to senior associate AD by Mike Bobinski. He has overseen operations for football, men’s basketball and baseball. Among his responsibilities was football scheduling.

Bamford has New