The Yellow Jackets notched their second road ACC win of the season with a one point win over Wake Forest. This marks the first time since 2007-2008 season Georgia Tech has won two ACC road games. Tech faces North Carolina at home Tuesday night 9PM hoping to bolster its NIT hopes with a signature win.
Recaps from the Jackets and Deacons...
Georgia Tech holds off Wake Forest 57-56 - Robert Carter Jr. hit two free throws with 8.7 seconds left to seal the win
Post-Game Quotes - Georgia Tech 57, Wake Forest 56
Workman Win At Wake
There was a fine story in Saturday's paper about the prospect of Marcus Georges-Hunt emerging as Georgia Tech's "go-to" player. There were signs aplenty on Saturday afternoon that the freshman wing can be that.
Recap: Wake Forest vs. Georgia Tech
Robert Carter, Jr. finished with 10 points, including the game-winning pair of free throws with eight seconds remaining, as the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets took down the Wake Forest Demon Deacons, 57-56, in Atlantic Coast Conference action at Joel ..
Wake Forest still unable to finish, falls to Ga. Tech 57-56
Charlotte Observer - Feb 16, 2013
Wake Forest's Travis McKie, left, grabs a rebound against Georgia Tech's Daniel Miller, right, during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Winston-Salem, N.C., Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013. Georgia Tech won 57-56.
Another gut-wrenching loss for Deacons
Winston-Salem Journal - Feb 16, 2013
Wake Forest, which was coming off a 66-63 setback at Boston College, tumbled to 11-14 and 4-9 in ACC play with its sixth loss in the last seven games. Georgia Tech improved to 14-10 and 4-8 by sweeping the season series with the Deacons. “It hurts losing ...