Did Tech miss out on Pat Connaughton?

1:31 pm Mar. 26, 2015

For Georgia Tech basketball fans who didn’t quite suffer enough this season, they might consider this if they watch Notre Dame’s Sweet 16 matchup against Wichita State Thursday night: Irish forward Pat Connaughton could well

3 takeaways from Tech-B.C.

12:57 pm Mar. 11, 2015

1. It was astonishing how easily Boston College erased a six-point deficit with 90 seconds remaining (which became four points after Olivier Hanlan made both free throws at the 1:30 mark). It would have been

Tech notes: Davis named All-ACC

10:28 am Mar. 4, 2015

1. Georgia Tech guard Kaela Davis has been named first-team All-ACC, just the fifth Yellow Jackets player to earn the honor.

Going into the ACC tournament, Davis’ 20.1 points-per-game average is second in the ACC and

Interesting choice awaits Tech swimmer Kosic

12:18 pm Feb. 25, 2015

It’s a choice that elite college swimmers often face at the end of their careers – keep swimming and try for the Olympics or get on with life.

For most, who perhaps aren’t sure of their post-graduate options, it’s not a difficult decision to chase Olympic glory. For Georgia Tech swimmer Andrew Kosic, there’s a little more gray.

“Andrew’s a very, very smart person, and he’s going to make a lot of

Tech hosting ACC swimming championships

11:05 pm Feb. 17, 2015

Georgia Tech diver Shannon Lumbra appreciates that the ACC swimming and diving championship will be held at Tech’s Aquatic Center for one particular reason. She doesn’t have to figure out which boards she’ll dive from in competition.

Diving boards may look and feel identical to the lay person, but not to an expert practitioner like Lumbra, who holds the school record on the one-meter board. At Tech’s diving well, she prefers

Johnson, Stroebel named to All-ACC academic team

2:14 pm Feb. 11, 2015

Georgia Tech placed two players on the All-ACC Academic football team for 2014, safety Isaiah Johnson and long snapper Tyler Stroebel.

They were among 65 players on the team. To be eligible, a player had to

Tech student hits half-court shot

11:05 am Feb. 2, 2015

Georgia Tech’s big winner Saturday was, much to the chagrin of Yellow Jackets fans, was not the Tech basketball fan.

It was instead student Caleb Espy, who hit a half-court shot during halftime to win Domino’s

3 takeaways from Tech-Miami

6:00 am Jan. 29, 2015

Thoughts and observations from Georgia Tech’s 70-50 win over No. 23 Miami Wednesday night in Coral Gables, Fla. AJC.com story here.

1. It was the kind of play and response that coach Brian Gregory has been looking for since the beginning of January. Through the first seven ACC games, the calamitous loss to Virginia aside, the Yellow Jackets competed, but fell short in crucial junctures.

Double-digit leads melted. Crucial possessions were

Mason produces in Senior Bowl practices

8:20 pm Jan. 26, 2015

Former Georgia Tech All-American guard Shaquille Mason made an impression at the Senior Bowl this past week.

Mason, a late invitee to the pre-draft showcase, caught the attention of at least three NFL draft analysts. Among

3 takeaways from Tech-Boston College

12:58 am Jan. 26, 2015

Thoughts and observations from Georgia Tech’s 64-62 loss to Boston College Sunday. AJC.com story here, myajc story here.

1. You may find this interesting, or perhaps not at all. I looked up the AJC