ATLANTA (AP) After giving serious consideration to whether a change was needed, Georgia Tech decided to bring back embattled coach Brian Gregory for another season.
Athletic director Mike Bobinski announced Monday that he still believes Gregory is capable of turning around a once-powerhouse program that has fallen on hard times. The Yellow Jackets finished 12-19 overall and 3-15...
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago
Georgia Tech coach Brian Gregory will return
ATLANTA (AP) Marcus Georges-Hunt's broken foot was one last cruel blow in Georgia Tech's regular season filled with misery.
Coach Brian Gregory said Friday Georges-Hunt, the team's leading scorer, is facing surgery after he fractured the fifth metatarsal in his right foot early in Tuesday night's lopsided loss to North Carolina.
The Yellow Jackets, 12-19 overall, finished 3-15 in...
Via AP on Fox
24 days ago
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...
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...
Via AP on Fox
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...
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...