GEORGIA TECH YELLOW JACKETS NEWS

Report: BC vs GT Ireland game back on

The on again, off again nature of BC's return to Ireland is on again. Or at least it is according to Irish media. Official announcement is expected Thursday. The game would be the opening weekend of college football in 2016 and played in Aviva Stadium. There are a few hedges in the report and I don't know how it could be this quiet on this side of the Atlantic. Presumably Brad Bates...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dennis Andrews No Longer At Georgia Tech

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets head football coach Paul Johnson has informed reporters that A-back Dennis Andrews has been dismissed from the team. Johnson stated that the reason for Andrews’ dismissal was a violation of team rules. Ken Sugiura of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported the story. Andrews put up modest numbers in two seasons at Georgia Tech, catching one pass...
Via Campus Sports Net
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Staley, South Carolina sign Georgia Tech transfer in Davis

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) South Carolina coach Dawn Staley has added a second-high profile transfer from the Atlantic Coast Conference in high-scoring Georgia Tech guard Kaela Davis. Staley announced the signing of Davis on Friday. After sitting out next year, the 6-foot-2 guard from Suwanee, Georgia will have two seasons of basketball with the Gamecocks. Davis is the daughter of former...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech recruit explains journey to Yellow Jackets

Anree Saint-Armour, a three-star defensive lineman from North Gwinnett. eventually ended his recruiting process by signing with the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. However, there was once a time when he thought he would be leaving Georgia to play for the defending national champion Ohio State Buckeyes. Unfortunately for Saint-Armour, the Buckeyes pulled their offer off the table after...
Via Campus Sports Net
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Here's a young fat Mike Francesa TankMushing 1990's undefeated UVA

Mike Francesa prediction Virginia v Georgia Tech, November 3, 1990? A UVA blowout. At least 24 points.GT with the stunning, comeback, 41-38 thriller over #1 UVA.[Stephen DeBenedetto]Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
13 days ago  |  Discuss

All-ACC Guard Kaela Davis to Transfer from Georgia Tech

Following a tenth place finish in the ACC, things have gotten much more difficult for the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets next season. All-ACC Guard Kaela Davis is transferring after two years with the school. Davis is the highest rated recruit the Yellow Jackets have ever signed to the program, and their inability to win has cost them. Davis posted to her Instagram about leaving the...
Via Campus Sports Net
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Game times released for Georgia Tech's early-season games

Georgia Tech's 2015 season is starting to come into focus, as the Yellow Jackets announced kickoff times for their first two games of the season. Tech will play Alcorn State at 7:30 p.m. EST on Thursday, Sept. 3, then Tulane at 3:30 p.m. EST on Saturday, Sept. 12.Georgia Tech's 3:30 p.m. EST start time for its Sept. 19 trip to Notre Dame, televised on NBC, had previously been announced...
Via Fox Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets 2015 Preview and Prediction

Georgia Tech suffered some key losses in the backfield and at receiver, but coach Paul Johnson’s team is positioned for another run at the...
Via Athlon Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Tennessee and Georgia Tech in talks to open 2017 in Chick-fil-A Classic

Two of the hottest programs in the South look to compete in front of a national audience as the reigning Orange Bowl champion Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets and Tennessee Volunteers appear poised to open the 2017 season in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Classic.The former SEC rivals have met on the field 43 times, but their last meeting was in 1987, when the Vols walked away victorious in...
Via Fox Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech releases early depth chart for 2015 season

Georgia Tech football's official Twitter account released a post-spring depth chart on Thursday morning. See how this year's Yellow Jackets stack up heading into summer below.Ken Sugiura of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution offered a few takeaways from the recently released depth chart, the first of which being an inexperienced wide receiver corps with a combined eight receptions...
Via Fox Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Could son of Georgia Tech legend really end up at rival UGA?

Willie Clay made a name for himself picking off passes for the Yellow Jackets, recording a school-record 16 interceptions from 1988-91. Now, the rival Bulldogs are intercepting his son.Charles Clay, a four-star defensive back, has three favorite landing spots and Georgia leads the charge, according to Michael Carvell of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution."Oh, man. First of all, it’s...
Via Fox Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Hurdles remain for Georgia Tech DT Jabari Hunt-Days to regain eligibility

Georgia Tech missed having defensive lineman Jabari Hunt-Days in the fold last season, after he was declared academically ineligible a year ago. Now, with a successful spring under his belt, Hunt-Days is on pace to return to the field.Still, one last academic hurdle remains, Georgia Tech head coach Paul Johnson pointed out to Ken Sugiura of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Hunt...
Via Fox Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers may have plans to get DeAndre Smelter on the field in 2015

Former Georgia Tech wide receiver DeAndre Smelter might be making an NFL impact earlier than most people expect. Even though Smelter underwent knee surgery to repair a torn ACL last December, it sounds like the San Francisco 49ers are trying to get him on the field as soon as possible, according to Ken Sugiura of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution."It’s a situation where he may not...
Via Fox Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech's Zach Laskey, Synjyn Days cherish their NFL opportunities

Zach Laskey and Synjyn Days were key ball-carriers for the Yellow Jackets, but that didn't make them high-profile draft prospects. Neither of the two Georgia Tech products were selected in any of the seven rounds over the weekend.After the draft, however, both Laskey and Days signed with teams as free agents. Laskey is now a St. Louis Ram and Days is a Dallas Cowboy. "It was an...
Via Fox Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: New 49ers wide receiver DeAndre Smelter is a nasty blocker

One of the things that often gets overlooked when evaluating wide receiver talent is how they can contribute in the blocking game. It appears that the San Francisco 49ers did not forget when they were looking at wide receiver DeAndre Smelter from Georgia Tech, who they picked in the fourth round this past weekend… AROUND COVER32 Five Things: The biggest winners from the NFL Draft...
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May 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Look: Georgia Tech-Cumberland game ball has returned home

A college football artifact is back where it belongs, as the game ball from Georgia Tech's historic, 222-0 win over Cumberland in 1916 can now on "permanent display" at the Edge Center Museum on campus, per the official Twitter account for Yellow Jacket athletics.Georgia Tech alumnus Ryan Schneider won the ball at an auction for $40,388, according to Ken Sugiura of the Atlanta...
Via Fox Sports
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech puts ball from 220-0 win over Cumberland University on display in athletic center.

"Cumberland Ball." Photo via ajc.com.Georgia Tech has put the game ball from its 1916 220-0 victory over Cumberland University on display in its Arthur B. Edge Jr. Intercollegiate Athletic Center. The game has become both legendary and infamous for producing the most lopsided final score in college football history.The ball came back into possession of the school only last year,...
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April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Javaris Crittenton Pleads Guilty For Murder, Receives Sentence Of 23 Years

Javaris Crittenton pleaded guilty Wednesday morning to killing a 23-year-old mother of four in August 2011. Crittenton, 27, was a former star at Georgia Tech and played three seasons in the NBA. Crittenton was sentenced to 23 years as part of a plea deal. Crittenton apologized for the shooting death of Julian Jones, calling it a horrible accident. Crittenton was charged with murder...
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April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Javaris Crittenton Pleads Guilty to Murder

The Javaris Crittenton saga has come to an end. In a report by Atlanta’s WSBTV, the former NBA player and Georgia Tech star has pleaded guilty to murder in the 2011 shooting death of Julian Jones, a mother of four. An emotional Crittenton called the shooting a “horrible accident.” Prosecutors claimed that the alleged gang member had been aiming for a man who had robbed him...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech Wins Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge…Again

For the fourth time, the Georgia Tech Yellowjackets have taken home the trophy for the Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge. Current head football coach Paul Johnson and former Yellowjackets hoopster Jon Barry emerged victorious after being caught up in a tie with Alabama, N.C. State and South Carolina after 18 holes in what has become the charity golf tournament to watch. The tourney...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech's Paul Johnson thinks the recruiting process should be simplified

With spring football in the past, the focus now turns to recruiting. Georgia Tech head coach Paul Johnson, who's charged with bringing in a fresh crop of Yellow Jackets, was asked by Michael Carvell of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution about his stance on a handful of recruiting topics."I think the recruiting process could be so simplified," Johnson told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution...
Via Fox Sports
April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Five-star wing Jaylen Brown down to five schools

According to a report by Scout.com’s Evan Daniels, Jaylen Brown has trimmed his list to five schools: California, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan and North Carolina. Brown eliminated UCLA, Georgia and Georgia Tech from his previous list of eight. The 6-foot-6 wing is a consensus five-star prospect and he’s visited all five schools remaining on his list. UCLA was considered one of...
Via UM Hoops
April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Five-Star Jaylen Brown Eliminates Schools, Down To Five

Five-star shooting guard Jaylen Brown has reportedly eliminated three of his final eight schools. UCLA, Georgia and Georgia Tech won’t be receiving a commitment from the Wheeler, Georgia native and No. 3 prospect in the 2015 class. Brown’s five final schools are Michigan, Cal, Kentucky, North Carolina and Kansas. It’s unknown when Brown will make […] The post Five-Star Jaylen...
Via Diehardsport
April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Foreign students sound off on Georgia Tech football clinic experience

Georgia Tech held a football clinic for international students who are far less familiar with the game than their American counterparts who pack Bobby Dodd Stadium on Saturdays in the fall. Head coach Paul Johnson and his Yellow Jackets had the foreign students run many of the same drills that helped Tech finish 11-3 with a win in the Orange Bowl last year.The students' responses...
Via Fox Sports
April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Georgia Tech QB has big plans in Atlanta real estate

Former Georgia Tech quarterback John Dewberry isn't one to stick to the status quo. After all, he became a Yellow Jacket after transferring out of Georgia.Now a 51-year-old developer, Dewberry has lofty plans "reshape the skyline and streetscape of Midtown Atlanta," according to a feature story on him by Matt Kempner of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.Kempner's story chronicles...
Via Fox Sports
April 27, 2015  |  Discuss
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