DAYTON, Ohio (AP) Senior Jordan Sibert had a career-high 24 points and the Flyers defeated Georgia Tech and their former coach Brian Gregory 75-61 on Tuesday night.
Dyshawn Pierre made all four of 3-point attempts and scored 19 points for the Flyers (9-2), who have won seven out of their last eight games.
Sibert scored 15 points and Pierre nine in the first half as the Flyers took...
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December 23, 2014
There were a lot of great coaching hires this offseason: Bruce Pearl got a second chance at Auburn; Virginia Tech hired Buzz Williams, one of the best coaches in the country; and Wake Forest hired up-and-comer Danny Manning.
In order for those jobs to open, however, someone usually has to get fired. The hot seat is omnipresent in the college basketball world, and in today’s climate...
ATLANTA (AP) Coach Brian Gregory is counting on the fourth season being his best at Georgia Tech.
Despite his 16-36 record in the Atlantic Coast Conference, Gregory says he believes the Yellow Jackets have enough skill and depth to change their fortunes.
This stance comes after Robert Carter Jr., the best player Gregory has signed at Georgia Tech, surprisingly transferred in May...
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October 27, 2014
In what is certainly a crucial year for head coach Brian Gregory, Georgia Tech is bleeding a lot of new blood. After another disappointing campaign in which the Yellow Jackets finished 16-17, at least 4 new faces will become major contributors. Tech will have to rely on an experienced, if underwhelming, backcourt and a new frontcourt that has some talent. If the Jackets are to keep...
Georgia Tech senior Jason Morris broke his right foot in Wednesday night's loss to North Carolina and could miss the remainder of the season.
Georgia Tech coach Brian Gregory said Friday Morris will have surgery on Monday. Georgia Tech says his chances of returning this season are doubtful.
Gregory says the injury to Morris is ''very unfortunate, almost beyond description...
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January 31, 2014
ATLANTA -- It would be one thing if Georgia Tech -- hardly a fully formed product right now under coach Brian Gregory -- was struggling to keep pace with the dynamic, upper-crust clubs of the super-sized ACC.
But four games into the conference season, at a time when the league ranks only fifth nationally -- just percentage points ahead of the Atlantic 10 -- there is little consolation...
ATLANTA -- As the Pittsburgh Panthers' bus idled on a side street outside of McCamish Pavilion Tuesday night, the team's tough-guy image had mellowed into laughs among players and their visitors. Another win in the books, its 16th of a still-young campaign, the pressure of walking into a new hostile environment and keeping the plan all together was lifted. This was relief; the mean...
In an under-the-radar but important game for the middle portion of the ACC pack, Georgia Tech held off Notre Dame, 74-69, in Atlanta. Here are three observations from a game Yellow Jackets head coach Brian Gregory called "a tremendous college basketball game":
1. Georgia Tech treading water in the ACC
... but it's better than sinking quickly.
The Yellow Jackets aren't going far in...
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ATLANTA -- When Steve Smith finally arrived at McCamish Pavilion on Tuesday night, people told him the game was all but over.
There were four minutes left in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge matchup between Georgia Tech-Illinois, but the offensively-challenged Yellow Jackets were trailing 60-53 and had scored just nine points since the 16-minute mark. Smith, the former NBA All-Star who...