Georgia Tech Rumors & News

  • Georgia Tech flips 4-star LB Jaquan Henderson from Tennessee

    SEC Country "While Tennessee welcomed a host of commits and unofficial visitors over the weekend, one scheduled visitor did not make the trip. With good reason, apparently. Longtime linebacker commit Jaquan Henderson did not take his official visit to Tennessee this weekend, going to Georgia Tech..." January 23

  • Georgia Tech beats Kentucky in TaxSlayer Bowl

    The Sports Xchange "JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Dedrick Mills knew one thing for sure when Georgia Tech lined up to try to convert a fourth down from deep in its own territory during the second quarter Saturday. The play was coming to him. The freshman running back churned forward for a critical first down in..." December 31

  • Georgia Tech O-lineman skipping his senior season to go pro in racing

    ESPN "Georgia Tech offensive tackle Eason Fromayan has had his fill of football, so he made what some might call an unconventional choice. After the Yellow Jackets play Kentucky in the TaxSlayer Bowl in Jacksonville, Florida, next week, Fromayan will hang up his helmet and shoulder pads with one year..." December 22

  • Paul Johnson believes game-plan leaking is commonplace

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson did not express surprise at the Wake Forest leak scandal that made news Tuesday. Wake Forest announced that the Demon Deacons radio analyst Tommy Elrod, a former Wake Forest player and coach, had been sharing game-plan information with several opponents going back..." December 14

  • Georgia Tech B-back Marcus Marshall to transfer

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Georgia Tech B-back Marcus Marshall will be transferring at the end of the fall semester after his second season with the Yellow Jackets. Marshall led Tech in rushing yards last year as a first-year freshman and again this season, but shared the job with first-year freshman Dedrick Mills this..." November 30

  • Georgia Tech rallied to shock rival Georgia

    The Sports Xchange "ATHENS, Ga. -- Two fourth-quarter touchdowns proved to be the difference for Georgia Tech, which rallied to stun Georgia on Saturday at Sanford Stadium, 28-27. Talk about a dramatic conclusion. Down by 13, the Yellow Jackets (8-4) cut the margin to six on a 4-yard run by Dedrick Mills..." November 26

  • Georgia Tech uses spurt to pull away from Virginia

    The Sports Xchange "ATLANTA -- Georgia Tech used big plays to score 17 unanswered points in the second half and hung on to beat Virginia 31-17 on Saturday at Bobby Dodd Stadium. The Yellow Jackets (7-4, 4-4 ACC) trailed 10-7 at halftime before scoring on three straight possessions -- a 54-yard pass from..." November 19

  • Jordan, Georgia Tech stun No. 14 Virginia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "Matthew Jordan didn't find out he was going to get his first career start for Georgia Tech until just before the opening kickoff. He didn't even have time to get nervous. Jordan rushed for two touchdowns and the much-maligned Yellow Jackets' defense had four takeaways to stun No. 14 Virginia..." November 12

  • No. 21 North Carolina, Hood run over Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- North Carolina displayed the means to just about keep up with Georgia Tech in the rushing department and that had the Tar Heels running off to another victory. Running back Elijah Hood ran for 168 yards and three touchdowns as No. 21 North Carolina drilled Georgia Tech..." November 05

  • Thomas carries Georgia Tech past Duke

    The Sports Xchange "ATLANTA -- Quarterback Justin Thomas accounted for a career-best 459 total yards and four touchdowns on Saturday and Georgia Tech defeated Duke 38-35 on homecoming at Bobby Dodd Stadium. Thomas completed 10 of 14 passes for 264 yards and two touchdowns, and rushed 17 times for a career-best..." October 29

  • Georgia Tech wins behind Thomas' 3 TDs

    The Sports Xchange "Quarterback Justin Thomas rushed for two touchdowns and passed for another, leading Georgia Tech past Georgia Southern 35-24 on Saturday at Bobby Dodd Stadium in Atlanta. Thomas' second touchdown run of the game put Georgia Tech in front 28-10 early in the fourth quarter. The Eagles..." October 15

  • Pitt banks on Blewitt FG, beats Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "Chris Blewitt banked in a 31-yard field goal off the right upright on the final play after Pitt's defense came up with a fourth-down stop and the Panthers beat Georgia Tech 37-34 in Pittsburgh on Saturday. Blewitt's third field goal of the day was set up when Pitt stuffed Georgia Tech B-back..." October 08

  • Georgia Tech’s Johnson: ‘Commitment has to meet expectations’

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Georgia Tech football coach Paul Johnson implied on Monday that if his program doesn’t receive the same commitment as Clemson’s, then the expectation shouldn’t be to defeat them. Clemson defeated Tech 26-7 two weeks ago. Johnson is 5-5 against Clemson as Tech’s coach. “Here’s what has to..." October 04

  • No. 14 Miami uses defense to stop Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "ATLANTA -- Miami was on the right side of history on Saturday and it wound up being the deciding factor in its win. The Hurricanes turned two fumbles in touchdowns, something that had never happened to Georgia Tech since it began playing football in 1892. Those scores completely changed the..." October 01

  • No. 5 Clemson rolls over Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "ATLANTA -- Clemson coach Dabo Swinney is loving his team's toughness on the road. Now he'll get the chance to see if the Tigers can perform likewise in a big game at home. Fifth-ranked Clemson bolted to a 23-point halftime lead and held off Georgia Tech 26-7 on Thursday night, snapping..." September 23

  • Georgia Tech runs over Vanderbilt

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman fullback Dedrick Mills scored three touchdowns and helped Georgia Tech amass 511 total yards in a 38-7 win over Vanderbilt on Saturday at Bobby Dodd Stadium in Atlanta. Mills, who didn't play last week while serving a one-game suspension for missing a team meeting, carried 14 times..." September 17

  • Georgia Tech tops Mercer in home opener

    The Sports Xchange "Quarterback Justin Thomas accumulated 149 yards of total offense in one half to lead Georgia Tech to a 35-10 win over Mercer University on Saturday at Bobby Dodd Stadium in Atlanta. The senior competed 5 of 10 passes for 80 yards and rushed seven times for 69 yards, including a 13-yard..." September 10

  • Georgia Tech rallies past Boston College in Ireland

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman Dedrick Mills ran 4 yards for a touchdown with 35 seconds left to give Georgia Tech a come-from behind 17-14 ACC victory over Boston College in the opening game for both teams in Dublin, Ireland, on Saturday. The Yellow Jackets, who won just one conference game in an injury marred..." September 03