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Ring from famed Tech team being auctioned


A piece of Georgia Tech history is for sale.

A ring commemorating the Yellow Jackets’ shared national championship season in 1952 is being auctioned. As of Tuesday afternoon, the highest bid on the Lelands auction house website was $777. The bidding closes at 9 p.m. Friday.

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