Georgia Tech Rumors & News

  • Georgia Tech releases 4-star signee Romello White from LOI

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Georgia Tech signee Romello White has received his release from his letter of intent. It enables White to re-open his recruitment just two weeks shy of his graduation from Wheeler High. White signed with Tech in November after committing to the Yellow Jackets and coach Brian Gregory in..." May 15

  • 4-star signee Romello White requests release from Georgia Tech

    The Score "A change of heart has prompted four-star signee Romello White to ask Georgia Tech for his release, even though he's already penned his letter of intent, his mother told ESPN's Jeff Goodman. What caused White to change his mind isn't known, but the 6-foot-9 forward committed in September 2015,..." May 06

  • Josh Pastner: Assistant coaches who golf 'can't work for me'

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "New Georgia Tech coach Josh Pastner is not much for idle time. As a walk-on at Arizona, he graduated in 2 ½ years without AP credit or summer school, he said. He took 33 credit hours in his fifth semester to complete his degree before going on to earn his master’s by the end of his first semester..." April 15

  • Georgia Tech makes Josh Pastner hire official

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Georgia Tech has made its hire of Memphis coach Josh Pastner official, introducing him to local media Friday afternoon. The hire was reported Friday morning by the AJC." April 09

  • Reports: Georgia Tech nearing deal with Memphis’s Josh Pastner

    SI "Georgia Tech is nearing a deal with Memphis head coach Josh Pastner to fill its head coaching vacancy, ESPN’s Jeff Goodman reports. CBS Sports’s Gary Parrish reports Pastner is in the process of negotiating a buyout with Memphis. The Yellow Jackets parted ways with Brian Gregory after five..." April 08

  • Vanderbilt and Georgia Tech both targeting Valpo's Bryce Drew

    CBS Sports "Vanderbilt and Georgia Tech have both contacted Valparaiso's Bryce Drew about their coaching vacancies, a source told CBS Sports on Friday. Valparaiso's season ended Thursday night with a loss in the NIT title game. Drew, 41, has been Valpo's coach for each of the past five years. He's won..." April 01

  • Georgia Tech reaches out to Jeff Capel, Jay Larranaga

    ESPN "Georgia Tech has reached out to both Duke assistant coach Jeff Capel and Boston Celtics assistant Jay Larranaga, but remains in the initial stages to replace Brian Gregory, multiple sources told ESPN. Capel has yet to be interviewed by Georgia Tech athletic director Mike Bobinski, sources told..." March 29

  • Mark Price not interested in Georgia Tech vacancy

    ESPN "Mark Price, who just completed his first season as coach of the Charlotte 49ers, issued a statement Saturday saying he's not interested in the vacancy at Georgia Tech." March 27

  • Brian Gregory fired as head coach after 5 seasons at Georgia Tech

    ESPN "Georgia Tech has parted ways with head coach Brian Gregory, the school announced Friday. Gregory, 49, replaced Paul Hewitt in 2011, and the Yellow Jackets did not make the NCAA tournament during his tenure. He was 55-71 entering the season and 19-51 in ACC play." March 26

  • San Diego State 72, Georgia Tech 56

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore guard Trey Kell made four 3-pointers and scored 18 points to help San Diego State knock off Georgia Tech 72-56 on Wednesday in San Diego to advance to the NIT Final Four for the second time in school history. Senior forward Winston Shepard added 12 points and sophomore forward..." March 24

  • Georgia Tech 83, South Carolina 66

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Adam Smith made five 3-pointers and scored 21 points to help Georgia Tech rout South Carolina 83-66 on Monday in Columbia, S.C., to reach the NIT quarterfinals. Senior guard Marcus Georges-Hunt added 14 points and eight assists and senior forward Charles Mitchell had 12 points..." March 22

  • Georgia Tech 81, Houston 62

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guards Marcus Georges-Hunt and Adam Smith combined for 39 points to lift Georgia Tech to an 81-62 win over Houston in the first round of the NIT on Wednesday in Atlanta. The fourth-seeded Yellow Jackets advance to a second-round matchup at top-seeded South Carolina. Smith scored..." March 17

  • No. 4 Virginia dispatches Georgia Tech in ACC quarters

    The Sports Xchange "WASHINGTON -- Give senior guard Malcolm Brogdon a little help and it makes No. 4 Virginia nearly unstoppable. That's what happened in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament quarterfinals Thursday night, with Brogdon scoring 26 points as the Cavaliers dispatched upstart Georgia Tech 72-52..." March 10

  • Georgia Tech 88, Clemson 85

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Marcus George-Hunt scored 28 points and Georgia Tech made a big second-half comeback before defeating Clemson 88-85 in overtime in the ACC Tournament's second round Wednesday night at the Verizon Center. Clemson guard Gabe DeVoe missed a corner 3 that would have tied the game with two..." March 09

  • Georgia Tech 63, Pittsburgh 59

    The Sports Xchange "ATLANTA -- Senior guard Adam Smith made five 3-pointers and scored 23 points to lead Georgia Tech to a 63-59 victory over Pittsburgh on Saturday. Smith shot 8-for-13 from the field and was 5-for-7 on 3-pointers for the Yellow Jackets (18-13, 8-10 in the ACC). He has 13 3-pointers in two..." March 05

  • No. 11 Louisville stays in ACC title race with narrow win

    The Sports Xchange "LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- As Louisville guard Damion Lee stepped to the foul line for the biggest free throws of his season Tuesday night, he treated them as he would any other. "I was not nervous," he said. Lee canned both ends of a one-and-one with 10.7 seconds left, Georgia Tech guard Adam..." March 01

  • Georgia Tech 76, Boston College 71

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Marcus Georges-Hunt hit all seven of his shots and scored 23 points and Georgia Tech won its fourth straight and handed Boston College its 16th straight loss, downing the Eagles with a 76-71 ACC road win on Saturday. The win was the fifth in the last six games for the Yellow Jackets..." February 27

  • Georgia Tech 75, Clemson 73

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Marcus Georges-Hunt made a pair of free throws with three seconds left to help Georgia Tech complete a 75-73, come-from-behind win over Clemson on Tuesday in Atlanta. The senior scored 25 points, shooting 8-for-10 from the field and 8-for-9 from the line, as the Yellow Jackets (16-12,..." February 23

  • Georges-Hunt's dramatic shot lifts Yellow Jackets past No. 19 Fighting Irish

    The Sports Xchange "ATLANTA -- Marcus Georges-Hunt has had plenty of opportunities to take the deciding shot in his four seasons at Georgia Tech. He got another chance on Saturday and made the most of it. The senior guard hit a runner with one second left to give Georgia Tech a 63-62 win over No. 19 Notre Dame..." February 20

  • Georgia Tech 86, Florida State 80

    The Sports Xchange "Georgia Tech snapped a 10-game losing streak against Florida State on Wednesday night with an 86-80 upset win at the Donald L. Tucker Center in Tallahassee, Fla. It was the Yellow Jackets' first win against the Seminoles since 2007. Georgia Tech led by as many as 17 points in the..." February 18

  • Clemson 66, Georgia Tech 52

    The Sports Xchange "GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Junior forward Jaron Blossomgame scored 17 points to pass the 1,000-point mark for his career as Clemson held off Georgia Tech 66-52 on Saturday in an Atlantic Coast Conference game at Bon Secours Wellness Arena. The Tigers (15-10, 8-5 in the ACC) improved to 12-3 this..." February 13