Georgia Tech's Georges-Hunt 'thankful' for spot in NIT

ATLANTA (AP) Marcus Georges-Hunt says playing in the NIT is better than being left out of the postseason, like his first three seasons at Georgia Tech. ''I'm thankful to be able to make the postseason, being as it's the first time ever for me,'' Georges-Hunt said Monday. ''It's better than sitting at home and watching other teams play.'' Georgia Tech hasn't made the NCAA field...
Via Associated Press
March 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Georges-Hunt's faith finally paying off for Georgia Tech

ATLANTA (AP) Marcus Georges-Hunt kept his faith as Georgia Tech suffered two straight losing seasons and a particularly dreadful ACC finish last season. Georges-Hunt's resolve even endured the Yellow Jackets losing eight of their first 10 Atlantic Coast Conference games this season. Led by the senior, Georgia Tech has finally found a way to win close games. The Yellow Jackets ...
Via Associated Press
February 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Watch: Georgia Tech hits buzzer beater to shock Notre Dame

Marcus Georges-Hunt hit a huge shot for Georgia Tech on Saturday night with just one second left on the clock to lead them to a win over number 19 Notre Dame…. The post Watch: Georgia Tech hits buzzer beater to shock Notre Dame appeared first on The Student Section.
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February 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Marcus Georges-Hunt's last-second bucket lifts Georgia Tech over Notre Dame

Of all the teams in the top half of the ACC standings, No. 19 Notre Dame has the easiest ending to the regular season.However, the Fighting Irish may have had their hopes of claiming at least a share of the ACC regular season title dashed on Saturday night when Marcus Georges-Hunt lifted Georgia Tech to a 63-62 upset win in the final seconds.Georges-Hunt finished with 19 points...
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February 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Georges-Hunt lifts Ga Tech over No. 19 Notre Dame, 63-62

ATLANTA (AP) When Georgia Tech, trailing Notre Dame by one point, called a timeout with 10.4 seconds remaining, it was no secret that Marcus Georges-Hunt was being discussed in both huddles. Even so, the Fighting Irish couldn't stop the Yellow Jackets' go-to scorer from delivering the decisive basket. Georges-Hunt scored on a short jumper with 2 seconds remaining, lifting Georgia...
Via Associated Press
February 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Georgia Tech Upsets No. 19 Notre Dame At The Buzzer

What would a college basketball Saturday be without a couple of buzzer-beaters. Texas A&M knocked off No. 14 Kentucky on one, and Georgia Tech just stunned No. 19 Notre Dame in the waning seconds as well.  With his team trailing 62-61, GT’s Marcus Georges-Hunt drove to the rack and finished in traffic over Notre Dame’s Zach Auguste for the win.  Tough basket by Georges...
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February 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech’s leading scorer out for Bahamas trip

The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets men’s basketball team will be without leading scorer Marcus Georges-Hunt for its seven-day trip to the Bahamas as the rising senior wing continues to recover from a broken foot. Head coach Brian Gregory broke the unfortunate news to Ken Suguira of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. “If we had pushed it, we would have had (medical clearance) by...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Georges-Hunt leads Ga Tech past Wake Forest, 79-70

Marcus Georges-Hunt scored a career-high 23 points and Georgia Tech held on to beat Wake Forest 79-70 on Saturday. Daniel Miller added 16 points for the Yellow Jackets (12-10, 3-6 Atlantic Coast Conference). They shot 49 percent, used an impressive run that bridged the halves and held off the Demon Deacons' late surge to avoid their third loss to a North Carolina-based ACC school...
Via Associated Press
February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

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