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Updated look at NIT automatic bids

10:54 am Mar. 11, 2017

Friday was a good day for teams hoping to get into the NIT as an at-large team. All nine teams from presumptive one-bid leagues that played Friday won to advance either to their conference finals

How UNC was impacted by loss to Georgia Tech

6:00 am Mar. 10, 2017

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — On New Year’s Eve, Georgia Tech stunned North Carolina at McCamish Pavilion, a 75-63 win that seized the attention of Atlanta and Tech fans everywhere. It proved to be the first volley of

Why Tech couldn’t keep up its magic at season’s end

7:34 pm Mar. 9, 2017

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — On the afternoon of January 28, the world opened up with possibility for Georgia Tech. After upsetting then-No. 14 Notre Dame at McCamish Pavilion on Josh Okogie’s stunning buzzer-beating layup, Irish coach Mike

Keeping an eye on NIT automatic bid spots

12:08 pm Mar. 9, 2017

Going into Friday’s games, there’s five teams that likely will accept the NIT’s automatic bids for regular-season conference champions that don’t make it into the NCAA tournament as at-large bids. That leaves 27 spots for at-large

Georgia Tech’s spot in NIT may not be a lock

5:00 am Mar. 9, 2017

After his team lost to Pittsburgh in the first round of the NCAA tournament on Tuesday night, Georgia Tech coach Josh Pastner spoke of an NIT berth as a foregone conclusion. In fact, he was

How Harrison Butker aced the NFL draft combine

11:45 am Mar. 8, 2017

Former Georgia Tech kicker Harrison Butker had one principal challenge at the NFL combine last week in Indianapolis, and it wasn’t answering the question about whether he was more similar to a cat or a