Georgia Tech Rumors & News

  • ACC Program Lands Transfer Brandon Alston

    The Spun "The Yellow Jackets have landed a nice transfer. Lehigh transfer guard Brandon Alston has made his decision. He’s committing to Georgia Tech. The 6-foot-5 guard from Virginia averaged 6.7 points and shot 35 percent from the 3-point line during the 2016-17 season." June 13

  • TCU takes NIT title in rout of Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "NEW YORK -- Jamie Dixon didn't consider it a rebuilding job when he took the coaching position at Texas Christian, a program that had averaged just two conference wins as a member of the Big 12. He felt he could win in his first season at his alma mater. And the Horned Frogs proved him..." March 30

  • Georgia Tech advances to NIT final

    The Sports Xchange "NEW YORK -- Georgia Tech led wire to wire in a 76-61 win over Cal State-Bakersfield in an NIT semifinal on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden. The Yellow Jackets (21-15) face the TCU-Central Florida winner in Thursday's final. CSU-Bakersfield (25-10), making its first trip to the..." March 28

  • Okogie leads Georgia Tech into NIT semifinals

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman Josh Okogie scored 26 points and went 4 of 4 from the free-throw line in the final two minutes, helping Georgia Tech defeat Ole Miss 74-66 in the NIT quarterfinals Tuesday at The Pavilion in Oxford, Miss. Georgia Tech (20-15) plays CSU Bakersfield or Texas-Arlington in the..." March 22

  • Stephens helps Georgia Tech knock off Belmont

    The Sports Xchange "Georgia Tech senior Quinton Stephens scored a career-high 23 points in his final home game and lifted the Yellow Jackets to a 71-57 win over Belmont in the second round of the National Invitation Tournament at McCamish Pavilion in Atlanta. Stephens, one of four players in double figures, was..." March 19

  • Okogie, Georgia Tech dump Indiana

    The Sports Xchange "ATLANTA -- Freshman Josh Okogie scored 18 of his game-high 24 points in the second half to lead Georgia Tech to a 75-63 win over Indiana in the first round of the NIT on Tuesday at McCamish Pavilion. Okogie was 9 of 15 from the field and added seven rebounds and four assists, helping the..." March 15

  • Pitt tops Georgia Tech in ACC tourney to keep hope alive

    The Sports Xchange "NEW YORK -- No. 14 seed Pittsburgh kept its season alive with a 61-59 win over No. 11 seed Georgia Tech in Tuesday night's first round of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament. With the loss, the Yellow Jackets' hopes for an NCAA Tournament bid may have ended as Josh Pastner's squad..." March 07

  • White scores 40 as Syracuse downs Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "Andrew White scored a career-high 40 points and Syracuse may have found its way into the NCAA Tournament with Saturday's 90-61 Atlantic Coast Conference victory at Syracuse, N.Y. White, one of five Syracuse seniors honored on Senior Day, had shot 8-for-36 from 3-point range in the previous..." March 04

  • Lammers leads Georgia Tech past Pittsburgh

    The Sports Xchange "Center Ben Lammers scored 20 points and Georgia Tech kept its NCAA Tournament hopes alive with a 61-52 victory over Pittsburgh on Tuesday at McCamish Pavilion in Atlanta. Lammers had an emphatic dunk during Georgia Tech's 7 for 7 streak from the field to conclude the game. The junior was 8..." March 01

  • Colson guides No. 21 Irish past Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Another big night from junior power forward Bonzie Colson, another big conference win for No. 21 Notre Dame. Heading toward likely first team all-league honors, Colson erupted for 20 points and 11 rebounds for his league-leading 17th double-double as the Irish won their..." February 26

  • N.C. State snaps skid with win vs. Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "N.C. State got 21 points from Terry Henderson and 18 from Dennis Smith Jr. to break a seven-game losing streak and defeat Georgia Tech 71-69 on Tuesday night at McCamish Pavilion. The Wolfpack seemed to put the game away with a late-12-2 run, capped by Maverick Rowan's 3-pointer, that gave..." February 21

  • Georgia Tech edges Syracuse

    The Sports Xchange "Center Ben Lammers scored 23 points and guard Tadric Jackson added 20 to help Georgia Tech keep its postseason hopes alive with a 71-65 win over Syracuse on Sunday at McCamish Pavilion in Atlanta. Syracuse trailed by as many as 13 points in the second half but trimmed the deficit two points..." February 19

  • Reed steals show in Miami's victory over Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Davon Reed scored 21 points and came up with a big steal in the final minute as short-handed Miami held on for a 70-61 victory over Georgia Tech on Wednesday night in Coral Gables, Fla. The Hurricanes (17-8, 7-6 ACC) also got help from a pair of freshmen as guard D.J. Vasiljevic and..." February 15

  • Jackson elevates Georgia Tech to comeback win over Boston College

    The Sports Xchange "Junior guard Tadric Jackson scored a career-high 29 points as Georgia Tech overcame a frigid shooting start and a 15-point deficit to defeat Boston College 65-54 at Atlanta on Saturday night. Junior center Ben Lammers had 14 points and a career-best 17 rebounds for the Yellow Jackets (15-10,..." February 11

  • Collins' double-double leads Wake Forest past Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "Center John Collins became the first Wake Forest player to score 20 points in six straight games since 1975 and led the Demon Deacons to an 81-69 win over Georgia Tech on Saturday at LJVM Coliseum in Winston-Salem, N.C. The sophomore forward shot 7-for-12 from the field and added 10 rebounds..." February 04

  • Balanced attack powers Clemson past Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Avry Holmes scored 18 points to lead five Clemson players in double figures as the Tigers topped Georgia Tech 74-62 on Wednesday night in an ACC game at Littlejohn Coliseum in Clemson, S.C. Clemson (13-8, 3-6 ACC) won its second straight after a six-game league losing streak and..." February 01

  • Surprising rise for Josh Pastner, Georgia Tech

    USA Today "In public, the nicest guy in college basketball was putting up a good front. Josh Pastner was still returning every phone call, graciously responding to every e-mail, going about his under-the-radar charitable deeds as if he were still the most popular man in the city of Memphis. But beneath a..." January 29

  • Georgia Tech stuns No. 14 Notre Dame at buzzer

    The Sports Xchange "ATLANTA -- Georgia Tech coach Josh Pastner has preached all season about the importance of rebounding at the guard position. On Saturday, the Yellow Jackets saw why. Guard Tadric Jackson rebounded a missed shot in the final seconds and got the ball to Josh Okogie, who drove for the winning..." January 28

  • Georgia Tech overpowers No. 6 Florida State

    The Sports Xchange "ATLANTA -- A few more games like this and Georgia Tech won't be able to sneak up on anyone else. The Yellow Jackets, picked to finish 14th in the ACC, beat their second top-10 team of the season -- the first time that's happened since 2003-04 -- and knocked of their third ranked team of the..." January 25

  • Shayok lifts No. 16 Virginia to fourth straight win

    The Sports Xchange "CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- When Virginia dropped to 1-2 in the ACC after a road overtime loss to Pittsburgh earlier this month, the mood was a bit somber, especially given the Cavaliers' upcoming schedule. Over three weeks later, optimism crept back into the picture as No. 16 Virginia ran its..." January 21

  • Virginia Tech slips past Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "Seth Allen made the go-ahead basket with 15 seconds remaining to help Virginia Tech beat Georgia Tech 62-61 in an Atlantic Coast Conference game on Wednesday night at Cassell Coliseum in Blacksburg, Va. Allen and Zach LeDay scored 17 points apiece for Virginia Tech (14-4, 3-3 ACC). Chris..." January 19

  • Okogie, Stephens fuel Georgia Tech past N.C. State

    The Sports Xchange "RALEIGH, N.C. -- Freshman forward Josh Okogie scored 27 points and Georgia Tech connected on a season-high 10 shots from 3-point range in an 86-76 road victory against North Carolina State on Sunday night at PNC Arena. Quinton Stephens chipped in with 22 points, Tadric Jackson added 13 and..." January 15

  • Lammers leads Georgia Tech over Clemson

    The Sports Xchange "Center Ben Lammers posted his eighth double-double of the season with 23 points and 10 rebounds and Georgia Tech beat Clemson 75-63 on Thursday to end a two-game losing streak. Lammers scored six points during Georgia Tech's 21-11 run in the second half after Clemson had taken a one-point..." January 12

  • No. 9 Louisville routs Georgia Tech behind Mitchell's 20

    The Sports Xchange "ATLANTA -- Louisville finally found a solution for its 3-point shooting problems. And it came just in time. After making only 9 of 41 3-pointers in their first two ACC games, the No. 9-ranked Cardinals turned the weakness into a strength and used it to beat Georgia Tech 65-50 on Saturday and..." January 07

  • No. 8 Duke destroys Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "DURHAM, N.C. -- Duke was all better for one night and playing with a complete team. Jayson Tatum scored 19 points as No. 8 Duke steamrolled past Georgia Tech 110-57 in a game that marked the return of Grayson Allen and the temporary farewell for coach Mike Krzyzewski on Wednesday night at..." January 04

  • Georgia Tech stuns No. 9 North Carolina

    The Sports Xchange "ATLANTA -- After freshman Josh Okogie scored only five points in a near loss to North Carolina A&T in Georgia Tech's previous game, Yellow Jackets coach Josh Pastner had a heart-to-heart talk with Okogie. The coach challenged him to play harder and with more consistency now that the ACC schedule..." December 31

  • Georgia Tech squeezes past North Carolina A&T

    The Sports Xchange "ATLANTA -- Tadric Jackson scored eight of his 12 points in the final five minutes to help Georgia Tech turn away upset-minded North Carolina A&T 59-52 on Wednesday at McCamish Pavilion. Jackson tied the game at 45-45 with a 3-point basket and gave the Yellow Jackets a five-point lead with a..." December 28