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Georgia Tech bowl projections, computer rankings for week 6

The good news for Georgia Tech is that its probability of winning out, according to ESPN, increased from zero to 1 percent.

Based on projections from ESPN’s power index and bowl prognosticators, the Yellow Jackets, who fell to 3-3 after their loss to Pittsburgh Saturday, are cast to finish at the six- or seven-win mark, with wins expected against Georgia Southern, Duke and Virginia and losses to North Carolina, Virginia Tech and Georgia.

Bowl projections

ESPN Power Index

This week between: Toledo and Mississippi State

ACC champion probability leaders: Clemson, 74.1; Miami, 8.2; Louisville, 7.6; Virginia Tech, 7.3

Georgia Southern: 85


This week between: Arizona State and Notre Dame

Georgia Southern: 88

Football Outsiders

This week between: Georgia and Mississippi State

Georgia Southern: 65

College Football News

This week between: Penn State and Wake Forest

Georgia Southern: 78

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Ken Sugiura covers Georgia Tech sports for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.