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Georgia Tech to accept Bitcoin at concession stands during games

You can’t buy much in 2014 using Bitcoin. But if you happen to be in Atlanta for any Georgia Tech home game, you’ll be able to buy as many snacks at the concession stand as you like. That’s because according to ESPN, the school has partnered with BitPay to allow fans to purchase concessions using the currency in the student section at Bobby Dodd Stadium. “We look forward...
Via No Guts, No Glory
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech's Thomas 1 of ACC's breakout stars

ATLANTA (AP) Justin Thomas's will to win has helped Georgia Tech get off to an impressive start in what has been a memorable first month as the Yellow Jackets' starting quarterback. Thomas, who has back-to-back 100-yard rushing games, is one of the Atlantic Coast Conference's new names in starring roles. Among the ACC's other breakout stars: Louisville safety Gerod...
Via AP on Fox
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech Will Integrate Bitcoin Into Stadium Concessions

Georgia Tech becomes the first university in the world to integrate bitcoin into stadium concessions.
Via Gamedayr
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech becomes first to accept Bitcoin as payment at stadium

Bitcoin is getting more and more mainstream. This summer, a bowl sponsorship was announced and now Georgia Tech is becoming the first college football team to accept them as payment at games…. Georgia Tech becomes the first university to accept #bitcoin for stadium concessions, student dining. @BitPay | — Georgia Tech (@georgiatech) October 1, 2014 More...
Via The Student Section
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: The ACC Digital Network Put Together A Hype Video For Saturday’s Georgia Tech-Miami Game

Georgia Tech vs. Miami may not have always seemed like a crucial match-up in the crazy ACC Coastal. However, with the Yellow Jackets at 4-0, and the Hurricanes coming off of a big win against defending division champion Duke, this weekend’s game has some real juice. The ACC Digital Network is prepping for the game, and has created a very dramatic hype video for Miami’s trip to...
Via College Spun
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech guard Poole transfers to Florida Atlantic

Former Georgia Tech guard Solomon Poole has transferred to Florida Atlantic in Boca Raton, Fla. He will sit out the 2014-15 season and be eligible to play in 2015-16. He will have two years of eligibility remaining. After graduating from high school early, Poole came to Tech in Dec. 2012 as a highly-touted prospect out of Jacksonville, Fla., ranked in the top 100 in his class by...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech Football: Fraud or For Real?

As Georgia Tech moves into a week 5 BYE, they sit a surprising 4-0, after a win at Virginia Tech. Could this be a 2011 like season when Georgia Tech started the year 6-0, and then promptly lost 5 of their last 7 games?  The big question on everyone’s mind if are they a fraud or for real? I’m a Georgia Tech alum, and I don’t even know. I’m not even sure which Georgia Tech...
Via SCACC Hoops
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Georgia Tech Celebrates Its Upset Of Virginia Tech, Excitedly Counts Off Its 27 Points

Georgia Tech vs. Virginia Tech was one of the best games of the early slate today, and the Yellow Jackets are thrilled with their big upset win at Lane Stadium. After the game, a fired up Paul Johnson addressed his excited team, and they loudly counted off the 27 points that it took to knock off the Hokies. They certainly needed all of them—Georgia Tech won with a Harrison Butker...
Via College Spun
11 days ago  |  Discuss

GIF: Georgia Tech’s Paul Davis Runs Back Interception For Touchdown, Gives Yellow Jackets Lead At Virginia Tech

Two weeks ago, Virginia Tech scored a monumental win at Ohio State. The Hokies have been home in both games since, and have been struggling to recreate that magic at Lane Stadium. The Hokies led Georgia Tech 16-10 early in the fourth quarter, when Michael Brewer had a pass picked off and returned 41 yards for a touchdown by linebacker Paul Davis, handing the lead over to the visitors...
Via College Spun
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Georgia Tech Fans Have Stolen The ‘T’ From Lane Stadium’s Sign

Stealing T’s from signs on high-profile buildings has become a Georgia Tech tradition. While this often goes down on the Georgia Tech campus itself, Yellow Jackets fans have taken to doing the same during road football games as well. The ‘T’ in “Lane Stadium” has been a target multiple times, and has been stolen again this morning. You’d think they would have had security...
Via College Spun
11 days ago  |  Discuss

What did the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets learn from the GSU game?

Without casting negative aspersions on the performance this past Saturday and all of the analysis set forth in the media, it’s clear that a multitude of events occurred during the GSU game this past Saturday and the real intrigue will be how the team learns from these experiences.  No doubt the game was quite the rollercoaster ride for sixty minutes but the bigger question everyone...
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Georgia Southern creates Walking Dead poster to hype Georgia Tech game

Georgia Southern plays Georgia Tech this weekend and @Carvell_AJC posted an awesome Walking Dead inspired poster that Georgia Southern made to hype the game. #Eagleapocalypse Georgia Southern’s poster for GaTech game @ksugiuraajc –> — Michael Carvell (@Carvell_AJC) September 10, 2014
Via The Student Section
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Georgia Tech’s DeAndre Smelter Shakes Off A Defender, Scores A 71-Yard Touchdown

This throw by Georgia Tech quarterback Justin Thomas to wide receiver DeAndre Smelter should have only gone for about 26 yards. The second Smelter caught the ball, he was wrapped up by a Wofford defender, and two other members of the Terriers’ defense were swarming to the ball, ready to help bring Smelter to the ground. Instead, Smelter shook the defender trying to bring him town...
Via College Spun
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Cam Newton Surprises Georgia Tech Recruit Recovering From Serious Brain Injury

Jaylend Ratliffe, a 3-star dual-threat QB recruit committed to Georgia Tech, suffered a serious brain injury following an ATV accident on July 30th. Following a couple weeks of surgery and dwindling optimism for a full recovery, the Scotland County player began making tremendous strides and appears headed in the right direction, although the road remains long. Ratliffe, recovering...
Via Next Impulse Sports
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech Committed QB Suffers Head Injury In ATV Accident

Tragic news for Georgia Tech, as their committed QB, Jaylend Ratliffe, suffered a head injury after being involved in an ATV accident on Tuesday. Ratliffe was a standout QB for Scotland High School in North Carolina, and was committed to play for Georgia Tech in the fall. Ratliffe is suffering bleeding of the brain after suffering a fractured skull due to the accident and is listed...
Via BlackSportsOnline
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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