After mammoth debut, Kel Johnson ACC player of week

5:17 pm Feb. 17, 2015

Georgia Tech freshman Kel Johnson’s powerful debut this past weekend earned him a worthy honor – ACC player of the week. In three games to start the season, Johnson was 8-for-14 with two home runs and three doubles. He was 4-for-5 in Tech’s season opener Friday against St. John’s, becoming the first freshman to produce four hits in his debut since Derik Goffena in 1998.

The Jackets beat St. John’s Friday

3 takeaways from Tech-Clemson

12:01 pm Feb. 17, 2015

1. Freshman guard Tadric Jackson started in place of guard Chris Bolden, who was suspended indefinitely for “not adhering to the standards of our program,” coach Brian Gregory said. “We have high expectations for our

Digging into Tech’s last-minute woes

3:35 pm Feb. 16, 2015

Georgia Tech’s play in the final minutes of eight of its ACC games has been, if you’ve been paying any attention, rather costly. The Yellow Jackets have won two games handily (Miami and Wake Forest),

10 things to know about Tech baseball

2:55 pm Feb. 13, 2015

1. The starting rotation for Georgia Tech’s opening weekend of the season (St. John’s Friday afternoon, followed by a doubleheader with Fordham Saturday) with feature three lefthanders – Jonathan King, Ben Parr and Devin Stanton.

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

ESPN formula tabs Tech No. 23

12:25 pm Feb. 11, 2015

Cue the outrage over a meaningless ranking conducted more than six months before the start of the college football season – an automated ranking from ESPN Stats & Information had the audacity to rank

3 takeaways from Georgia Tech-Virginia Tech

4:09 pm Feb. 10, 2015

1. Another brutal loss. Ahead by 10 points with at the five-minute mark, Georgia Tech allowed Virginia Tech to finish the game on a 17-5 run to earn just its second ACC win of the

3 takeaways from Tech-Wake

7:29 am Feb. 8, 2015

1. Chris Bolden may be on the verge of becoming a consistent contributor. Bolden has shown moments and played games that have hinted at a level he’s capable of reaching. He had 20 points on

Smelter, Waller receive combine invites

8:21 pm Feb. 6, 2015

Former Georgia Tech wide receivers DeAndre Smelter and Darren Waller have received invitations to participate in the NFL draft combine later this month in Indianapolis.

Smelter and Waller were the only former Tech players among the

4 more takeaways from Tech signing class

1:36 pm Feb. 6, 2015

1. I mentioned this in the myajc story that I wrote for Thursday’s paper, but one thing I heard coach Paul Johnson and other coaches say repeatedly was that various signees were a “fit” for