Georgia beat Georgia Tech on the football field this year, though both teams saw their season end in OT losses.
The Yellow Jackets beat the Bulldogs on the hardwood, but neither team is having a season to crow about.
Both schools having something to root for in today's Super Bowl as the game between two teams from the Northeast has some Peach State connections.
New York Giants running back D.J. Ware (you probably remember him as Danny) is from Rockmart, Ga and played at UGA. While the New England Patriots boast two Georgia Tech connections in linebacker Gary Guyton who is from Hinesville originally before attending Tech and offensive coordinator Bill O'Brien who coached at the school from 1996-2002.
Gary Guyton scoop and score at Virginia Tech
AJC: We’re on the sidelines, but still in the big game