MARCUS GEORGES-HUNT RUMORS
Marcus Georges-Hunt scored 14 of his 18 points in the first half Saturday, when Georgia Tech used a big run late in the period to blow open the game on the way to a 87-57 win over East Tennessee State.
The Yellow Jackets (7-3) led just 24-19 after ETSU's Jalen Riley made a pair of free throws with 7:35 left in the first half.
Georges-Hunt countered with a 3-pointer at the other...
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3 days ago
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...
The University of Miami has been probably the biggest surprise Top 10 team in College Basketball this season.
And Wednesday night, they had a chance to clinch the ACC Regular Season title.
Except they didn't.
A huge game by a young, inexperienced and improving Georgia Tech team squashed the talk for at least a couple of days. They did it when Marcus Georges-Hunt tipped...
ROCKED LIKE A HURRICANE
I guess the premature talk of crowning Miami as the team to beat is officially over, right? Earlier in the ACC season, they destroyed a Ryan Kelly-less Duke team, and beat up a young inexeperienced UNC team. But lately, they have looked a little bit less dominant. Last night, playing at home, Miami was stunned by a terrible Georgia Tech basketball team for their 3rd loss in 4 games...
Flat on his back after the final buzzer sounded, Marcus Georges-Hunt stretched out his arms, grinned and waited for the hugs to come from his jubilant Georgia Tech teammates.
The Yellow Jackets whooped it up after denying No. 6 Miami a championship celebration.
Georges-Hunt followed his own miss with the winning tip-in as time expired Wednesday night, and Georgia Tech rallied past...
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March 07, 2013
Marcus Georges-Hunt missed his initial shot, but followed up the miss with a tip-in as time expired for just his second field goal of the game. The Yellow Jackets won 71-69 in a game that saw the Hurricanes blow an 11-point second-half lead. Miami could have wrapped up outright possession of the regular season ACC "championship" with a win, but will now have to wait for...
Marcus Georges-Hunt followed his own miss to tip in the winning basket at the buzzer Wednesday night, and Georgia Tech rallied past Miami 71-69 to prevent the Hurricanes from clinching the outright Atlantic Coast Conference title.
The Hurricanes (23-6, 14-3 ACC), who squandered an 11-point lead in the second half, lost for the third time in four games and fell to 13-1 at home. They...
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March 06, 2013
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) -- Marcus Georges-Hunt followed his own miss to tip in the winning basket at the buzzer Wednesday night, and Georgia Tech rallied past Miami 71-69 to prevent the Hurricanes from clinching the outright Atlantic Coast Conference title.
The Hurricanes (23-6, 14-3 ACC), who squandered an 11-point lead in the second half, lost for the third time in four games...
Marcus Georges-Hunt had 11 points and nine rebounds to lead Georgia Tech to a 54-36 victory over Rice on Thursday night in an opening-round game of the DirecTV Classic.
Georgia Tech (3-0) opened the second half with a 13-3 run, including a 12-footer and a 3-pointer by Brandon Reed 32 seconds apart. Georges-Hunt, a freshman, capped the rally on a pair of free throws, giving the Yellow...
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November 23, 2012
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ATLANTA (AP) -- Freshmen Marcus Georges-Hunt and Robert Carter Jr. scored 10 points each Wednesday to lead Georgia Tech to a 52-38 win over Presbyterian in a nonconference matchup.
The Yellow Jackets (2-0) weren't very good from distance in making just 3-of-20 3-point shots, and for a long time they weren't very good in the paint, either, before whipping the Blue Hose (0...