We want to play. ATLANTA — Jose Alvarado sensed the perfect time to be disruptive on defense, stepping between two North Carolina State players who were trying to pass the ball. Alvarado scored 20 points on 9-of-15 shooting, and the 6-foot guard added nine rebounds in the win — doing so while playing the entire 40 minutes for a second straight game. ... Devoe, who averages 16.2 points, warmed up before game and was in uniform as he watched from the bench. That's our main goal. The Hokies (14-1, 3-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) won their ninth straight game for the school's best start to a season since the 1982-83 team had an identical record. Georgia Tech hosts Morehouse on Tuesday and is off three days before visiting Notre Dame. Legendary columnist Sid Hartman dies at 100, Minneapolis, state agencies prepare for next wave of unrest, For Democrats, Biden's lead fuels uncomfortable sense of deja vu, As local news dies, a pay-for-play network rises in its place, Warren makes several stops for Biden in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Sons of Norway anchors biggest mixed-use addition in Uptown in decade, Michigan governor pushes back against Trump rally chants, Throwing it away: Interceptions sink Vikings again in loss to Falcons, Zach Sobiech's 'Clouds' flies high again to top of iTunes chart, How Sturgis might have spread coronavirus across the Upper Midwest, Souhan: Far from a cure, Cousins is what ails the Vikings, In Minnesota study, U's engineers try to orchestrate a return to concerts, Minnesota 2020 voter's guide: What you need to know to cast your ballot, 1,715 new COVID-19 cases, 17 more deaths in Minnesota. Alvarado finished with eight steals to tie a school record set by Kenny Anderson 29 years ago. ", "All our guys are so confident in wanting to play," added Alvarado. Alston and Alvarado each made a pair of 3-pointers down the stretch as Georgia Tech (1-0) hit 12 from beyond the arc, the most the Yellow Jackets have made in a game since coach Josh Pastner was hired before the 2016-17 season. BOTTOM LINE: Two sophomore guards will be on display as Jose Alvarado and... ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Tech went a month without winning a game. N.C. State allowed 20 points on 14 turnovers. Knowing there's little chance the Yellow Jackets will finish at .500 or better in the Atlantic Coast Conference, Pastner has turned his attention to developing young players in hopes of making next year's team relevant in league play.

He hit two free throws after taking the ball away when Bryce was trying to pass it to Markell Johnson along the right sideline and drew a quick foul. N.C. State hosts North Carolina on Monday and is off four days before hosting Louisville. With his first year as Georgia Tech head coach under his belt, Geoff Collins says Yellow Jackets are "light years ahead" from the previous spring. (AP) — Jose Alvarado knew he wasn't likely to come off the court when Georgia Tech took the court for a second time in three nights. ATLANTA (AP) — Ahmed Hill scored 15 points, Kerry Blackshear Jr. added 14 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 2 Virginia looks to give Georgia... Georgia Tech (12-15, 4-10) vs. Miami (11-14, 3-10), Watsco Center, Coral Gables, Florida; Saturday, 2 p.m. EST. ", Transfer Rodney Howard Granted Immediate Eligibility, NCAA Grants Kyle Sturdivant Immediate Eligibility. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets will no longer be eligible for the ACC Men's Basketball Tournament or postseason play after withdrawing its appeal with the NCAA.

Freshman Devin Vassell came off the bench to score a team-high 11 while playing in his hometown for the Seminoles (20-5, 8-4). ATLANTA (AP) — Jose Alvarado scored all 15 of his points in the second half — when Brandon Alston scored 13 of his 14 — and Georgia Tech rallied past Prairie View A&M 65-54 Friday night, avoiding a home upset loss to a SWAC opponent for the second season in a row. 9 Virginia Tech overcame a terrible shooting performance to beat Georgia Tech 52-49 on Wednesday night. The Jackets were coming off a four-point road loss to No.

PITCHING PROBABLES: Rays: Charlie Morton (2-0, 3.38 ERA, 1.16... ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Christian Vazquez hit a sacrifice fly in the 11th inning, and the Boston Red Sox completed an uplifting three-game sweep of the AL East-leading Tampa Bay Rays with a... ST PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A manufactured run in extra innings capped off a resurgent weekend for the defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox.

PITCHING PROBABLES: Rays: Ryne Stanek (0-1, 3.38... Tampa Bay Rays (16-9, first in the AL East) vs. Boston Red Sox (11-15, fourth in the AL East). As uncertainty looms regarding the 2020 college football season, the Jackets' backcourt duo are remaining focused and hopeful for an upcoming winter sports season. Georgia Tech finished at 43.4%. 10 seed Georgia Tech (14-17, 6-12). Jose Alvarado scored 19 points, James Banks III added 16 and Georgia Tech dominated inside and overpowered Syracuse 73-59 on Saturday night, ending the Orange's four-game winning streak. The Yellow Jackets didn't... 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.

Jose Alvarado added 13 points, also coming off the bench, and Tech (3-1) had no problems turning back UTRGV. Georgia Tech went 13-19 last season, 6-12 in the ACC, and that was with Josh Okogie, Ben Lammers and Tadric Jackson leading the team in scoring and rebounding.

"It gets me in trouble sometimes, but this one didn't.". "We went through something similar last year.

After N.C. State's Devon Daniels gave his team a 53-50 lead with a long turn-around jumper just before the shot clock expired, Johnson took the ball to the rim for an easy layup in an offensive set to make it a five-point game. You can follow us for future coverage by clicking "Follow" on the top righthand corner of the page. Georgia Tech finally won at home. "Just a real gritty, gritty win for Georgia Tech and our guys.". Jose Alvarado sensed the perfect time to be disruptive on defense, stepping between two North Carolina State players who were trying to pass the ball.

The Jackets won their fourth straight in the series and claimed their first season sweep of an ACC opponent since 2013-14. Connect with the definitive source for global and local news. Georgia Tech could barely score — again. Also be sure to like us on Facebook & Twitter: Twitter - @GeorgiaTechSI and Ashley Barnett at @AshBarnett_.

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Tech really wants to earn a first-round bye in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament for the first time in seven years, and for a long time Saturday night the Yellow... ATLANTA (AP) — Jose Alvarado played through an arm injury to score 19 points and Georgia Tech overcame Aamir Simms' 23 points to beat Clemson 68-59 on Tuesday night. Both saw the Yellow Jackets' slow start coming in McCamish Pavilion long before they were able to do something about it. PITCHING PROBABLES: Rays: Jose Alvarado (1-5, 4.55... ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Orioles surged ahead and then had a tough time staying there. ATLANTA (AP) — Josh Pastner calls his third season at Georgia Tech "the bridge year" for his program.

"That last one was a big one, which gave us our seventh three-stop in a row, or seventh kill as we like to call it," Jackets coach Josh Pastner said.