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Notre Dame guard Prentiss Hubb, left, and Georgia Tech guard Jose Alvarado dive for the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Hubb's 25 points lead Notre Dame past Georgia Tech 78-74

Jan. 16, 2020 12:15 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — This time, Notre Dame was prepared for the closing minutes of another close ACC game. Lessons learned while suffering two losses last week by a combined eight points helped the Fighting Irish in another tight game. Prentiss Hubb scored a career-high 25 points, John Mooney recorded another...

Duke guard Cassius Stanley (2) drives as Georgia Tech guard Michael Devoe (0) defends in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, in Atlanta. Duke won 73-64. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Jones leads No. 2 Duke to 73-64 victory over scrappy Ga Tech

Jan. 9, 2020 12:48 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Duke has now gone a decade without losing to Georgia Tech. A defensive clampdown kept the streak going. Tre Jones scored 16 points on his 20th birthday, including two key baskets down the stretch, and No. 2 Duke held off the Yellow Jackets 73-64 on Wednesday night. The Blue Devils (14-1, 4-0...

Florida State guard Anthony Polite (2) reacts to a flagrant foul by Georgia Tech guard Jordan Usher (4) in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Tallahassee, Fla., Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019. Florida State defeated Georgia Tech 70-58. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)

Seminoles, their defense not resting, top Georgia Tech 70-58

Dec. 31, 2019 4:25 PM EST

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State knows its defense goes a long way. The No. 18 Seminoles blocked nine shots and created 11 steals to beat Georgia Tech 70-58 Tuesday for their 15th straight home victory. “They are very, very good defensively,” Georgia Tech coach Josh Pastner said....

Georgia Tech tops Hawaii for 3rd at Diamond Head Classic

Dec. 25, 2019 9:38 PM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — Michael Devoe scored 18 points and Moses Wright added 16 to help Georgia Tech rally past Hawaii 70-53 for third place in the Diamond Head Classic Wednesday. The Yellow Jackets (6-6) shot 50% and erased a nine-point, second-half deficit to hand the Rainbow Warriors (8-5) their second...

Houston guard Quentin Grimes goes to the basket, in front of Georgia Tech guard Michael Devoe (0) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Monday, Dec. 23, 2019, in Honolulu. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)

Grimes' big 1st half helps Houston get past Georgia Tech

Dec. 23, 2019 10:22 PM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — Quentin Grimes scored 23 of his game-high 26 points before halftime and Houston fended off Georgia Tech 70-59 in a Diamond Head Classic semifinal Monday. The Cougars (9-3) never trailed and led by as many as 13 points in claiming their seventh win in eight games, including their last three....

Georgia Tech guard Jose Alvarado (10) tries to get around Boise State guard Marcus Dickinson (0) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019, in Honolulu. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)

Wright, Usher help Georgia Tech rally, beat Boise St. 74-60

Dec. 22, 2019 8:40 PM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — Moses Wright and Jordan Usher scored 18 points each and Georgia Tech rallied to a 74-60 win over Boise State on the opening day of the Diamond Head Classic on Sunday. The Yellow Jackets (5-5) trailed by as many as eight points early in the second half but used a 24-4 run to take a 58-43...

Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim reacts during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Penn State in the consolation round of the NIT Season Tip-Off tournament, Friday, Nov. 29, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Syracuse basketball struggles early with 5-4 start to season

Dec. 12, 2019 1:44 PM EST

UNDATED (AP) — Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim isn't used to this — nine games into the season his Orange are barely above .500. With no seniors and five freshmen on the roster and apparent weaknesses on the floor, the Orange (5-4) were no match for defending national champion Virginia to open the...

Hughes scores career-high 33 in 97-63 Syracuse win

Dec. 7, 2019 5:41 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Elijah Hughes was cooking early, Buddy Boeheim got hot late, and Syracuse shut down the ACC’s leading scorer all the way Saturday in a 97-63 victory at Georgia Tech that snapped a three-game losing streak for the Orange. Hughes scored 26 of his career-high 33 points in the first half,...

Nebraska guards Dachon Burke Jr. (11) and Jervay Green (23) battle Georgia Tech guard Shembari Phillips (2) for a rebound in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Georgia Tech pulls away in 2nd half, defeats Nebraska 73-56

Dec. 4, 2019 10:30 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Michael Devoe keeps picking up the offensive slack for Georgia Tech while Jose Alvarado recovers from a sprained ankle. Coach Josh Pastner was more impressed with his team's defense. Devoe scored 26 points and Georgia Tech pulled away from Nebraska in the second half for a 73-56 victory in...

Georgia Tech guard Michael Devoe (0) draws a foul for a three-point play while shooting over Bethune-Cookman defender Cletrell Pope in the final seconds for a victory in an NCAA college basketball game Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Devoe's late score pushes Georgia Tech past Bethune-Cookman

Dec. 1, 2019 9:45 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Michael Devoe was hardly surprised when his number was called late Sunday night, and he delivered with a three-point play with seven seconds left to push Georgia Tech to a 68-65 win over Bethune-Cookman as the Yellow Jackets survived dreadful free throw shooting. The sophomore guard, who is...