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5 observations from Georgia Tech’s victory against Wake Forest
Georgia Tech coach Brian Gregory. (AP Photo/Nick Lisi)

9:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016

Time after time this season, Georgia Tech hasn’t been able to pull out close wins. The Yellow Jackets did exactly that Wednesday night, nipping Wake Forest 71-66 at McCamish Pavilion. Senior guard Marcus Georges-Hunt scored a career-high 30 points and passed a Tech legend in the process, and guard Adam ...
Two Jackets on All-ACC academic football team
Marcus Marshall lead the Yellow Jackets with 654 yards rushing and four touchdowns.

3:22 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016

Senior Trey Braun and freshman Marcus Marshall were selected to the 2015 All-ACC Academic Football Team, the conference announced Wednesday. As a true freshman, Marshall lead the Yellow Jackets with 654 yards rushing and four touchdowns, making three starts in 11 games. He is an undeclared major in the Ivan ...
Collegiate competition prepared Tech, Georgia golfers for PGA
Former Georgia Bubba Watson lines up a putt on the 14th hole during the second round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open at TPC Scottsdale on February 5, 2016 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

2:28 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016

Chris Haack has never made it easy for his golfers at the University of Georgia. Neither has Bruce Heppler at Georgia Tech. That may help explain why players from those two schools have elbowed their way into prominence on the PGA Tour’s money list.Both Hall of Fame coaches require their ...
5 things to know before Georgia Tech-Wake Forest

Updated: 5:47 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016

Georgia Tech forward Marcus Georges-Hunt is only the 19th player in school history with 1,000 points and 500 rebounds. (AP Photo/Goldman) Previewing Georgia Tech’s 11th game of the ACC season, against Wake Forest. The game will be broadcast on regional sports networks, including Fox Sports South in Atlanta, and on ...

Jackets’ problems: If it’s not one thing, it’s another
Georgia Tech coach Brian Gregory, in a huddle during the Yellow Jackets’ loss to Miami on Sunday, said that the team hasn’t had the ability to get defensive stops at crucial times. (AP Photo/Jon Barash)

9:34 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016

In Georgia Tech’s humbling odyssey through the first 10 games of the ACC season, a few big-picture details have remained consistent.The Yellow Jackets have arrived at 2-8 in the league (12-11 overall) despite leading their opponent at some point in each game, including seven times after halftime. The Jackets have ...
Tech can’t wait much longer to can Gregory
Georgia Tech guard Marcus Georges-Hunt is unable to drive around Georgia defender Charles Mann as head coach Brian Gregory looks on in a basketball game on Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015, in Athens. Georgia beat Georgia Tech 75-61. (Curtis Compton/ccompton@ajc.com)

2:46 p.m. Monday, Feb. 8, 2016

Among ACC coaches who reached a fifth season, Georgia Tech’s Brian Gregory owns the fourth-worst winning percentage in regular-season league play. He’s 21-59 (.263). The only five-year men who fared worse were Clemson’s Larry Shyatt (.250 from 1999-2003); Virginia’s Billy McCann (.238 from 1958-1963) and South Carolina’s Frank Johnson (.231 ...
Georgia Tech’s 16 Super Bowl champions

Updated: 6:34 a.m. Monday, Feb. 8, 2016

Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas celebrates his team’s victory in Super Bowl 50 Sunday night in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot) Denver Broncos and former Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Demarius Thomas and Vance Walker became the 15th and 16th former Tech players to win a Super Bowl as ...

Demaryius Thomas, Vance Walker Tech’s newest Super Bowl champions

Updated: 5:41 a.m. Monday, Feb. 8, 2016

Demaryius Thomas of the Denver Broncos reacts after a play in the fourth quarter against the Carolina Panthers during Super Bowl 50 at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images) Two years ago, Demaryius Thomas set a Super Bowl record for catches in the Denver Broncos’ ...

5 observations from Georgia Tech’s loss to No. 17 Miami
With 14 turnovers in 65 possessions and 9-for-16 shooting from the free-throw line, Georgia Tech handcuffed itself in its 75-68 loss to Miami Saturday. (AP Photo/Jon Barash)

Updated: 7:12 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016

Georgia Tech began the second half of its ACC schedule Sunday, hoping for a re-set after its hapless first half. The resemblance was too great to the first nine games for the outcome to be any different. No. 17 Miami took its turn in giving the Yellow Jackets an early ...
Georgia Tech needing more from point guards
Georgia Tech guard Josh Heath has 25 assists against seven turnovers in nine ACC games along with 19 points. Curtis Compton / ccompton@ajc.com

12:00 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016

In a season that veered off course in the past nine games, Georgia Tech doesn’t have much trouble finding areas that need improvement. Transition defense needs to tighten, too many shots near the basket have missed and offensive play needs to be more aggressive to elicit better shots and more ...
Tech defensive line signees will have chance to play early

Updated: 6:17 a.m. Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

Grayson High School defensive tackle Chris Martin is all smiles sporting his Georgia Tech hat and bow tie during national signing day at the College Football Hall of Fame on Wednesday, Feb, 3, 2016, in Atlanta. Curtis Compton / ccompton@ajc.com One of Georgia Tech’s top priorities coming out of the ...

Georgia Tech signee Jalen Camp ‘best secret in this state’
When Jalen Camp was a junior, as pictured here against Chattahoochee, the Georgia Tech wide receiver said he wasn’t sure he would catch the ball when it was thrown to him. JASON GETZ / SPECIAL

5:20 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016

When Jalen Camp committed last summer to Liberty, it came as a shock to his coach at South Forsyth High. The FCS school was the first to offer the wide receiver a scholarship, but coach Jeff Arnette knew more attention would come. “I told him all along, it was going ...
Quotable Tech signee Jordan Woods on his recruitment

Updated: 9:07 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016

HYOSUB SHIN / HSHIN@AJC.COM Probably the most acclaimed member of the Georgia Tech signing class is defensive end Jordan Woods, a four-star prospect (Rivals) out of Citra, Fla. Woods chose Tech over Tennessee and Miami, among others. Woods, 6-foot-4 and 255 pounds, sounds like he has potential as a speed ...

Thomas remembers his signing day with Georgia Tech
SANTA CLARA, CA - FEBRUARY 02: Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas speaks to the media at the Broncos media availability at the Santa Clara Marriott on February 2, 2016 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

7:27 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas was considered to be the next “Calvin Johnson” when he signed with Georgia Tech back in 2006. “It was amazing,” Thomas said of his signing day. “It changed my whole life. I signed with Georgia Tech. I was proud.” Thomas ...
10 things to know about Georgia Tech’s signing class
Grayson High School defensive tackle Chris Martin was one of four defensive linemen who signed with Georgia Tech on Wednesday. Curtis Compton / ccompton@ajc.com

6:49 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016

No one will know the quality of Georgia Tech’s 2016 signing class for at least a year or two. Tech fans can point to two-star prospects such as All-American guard Shaquille Mason and All-ACC B-back Zach Laskey as evidence. In the meantime, here are 10 things to know about the ...
Photos: Signing Day 2016 in Metro Atlanta
McEachern High School wide receiver Tyler Simmons, who flipped from Alabama to Georgia, faces off on stage with teammate cornerback Ajani Kerr who is going to in-state rival Georgia Tech during national signing day festivities at the College Football Hall of Fame on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, in Atlanta.

High school players make their announcements during national signing day festivities at the College Football Hall of Fame on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, in Atlanta.

A tepid signing day for Georgia Tech
Northview High School wide receiver Jair Hawkins-Anderson (right) and teammate Joseph Macrina, a linebacker, share a laugh on stage during national signing day at the College Football Hall of Fame on Wednesday, Feb, 3, 2016. They will be roommates at Georgia Tech. (Curtis Compton/ccompton@ajc.com)

3:29 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016

It’s tempting to see Georgia Tech’s 2015 season as a worst-case scenario of youth and injury and a wicked schedule and lousy luck. At 3-9, it was the Yellow Jackets’ most wretched showing since 1994, when Bill Lewis started (but didn’t end) the year as coach. But if 2015 was ...
Meet Georgia Tech signee Ajani Kerr
Ajani Kerr is a 6-foot, 183 pound cornerback from Powder Springs.

10:14 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016

Ajani Kerr Position: Cornerback Committed: Feb. 3 Height, weight: 6-foot-0, 183 pounds Hometown: Powder Springs What to know: Along with Georgia Tech, Kerr had 10 total offers including Central Michigan and Kennesaw State. Kerr was signee 16 on National Signing Day. He was the last player offered in the class. ...
Meet Georgia Tech signee Jahaziel Lee
Jahaziel Lee is a 6-3, 245-pound defensive end from Ponchatoula, La.

10:09 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016

Jahaziel Lee Position: Offensive lineman Committed: Jan. 24 Height, weight: 6-foot-3, 245 pounds Hometown: Ponchatoula, La. What to know: Switched his commitment from Louisiana-Lafayette from June after his official visit to Georgia Tech on the weekend of Jan. 22. Lee projects as an offensive lineman although he spent high school ...
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