Feb. 17, 2010
Georgia Tech’s Win Tonight Gives The Yellow Jackets…
… a record of 18-8 overall, 6-6 in the ACC
… a 172-139 record in 10 seasons under head coach Paul Hewitt
… a 2-3 record in February
… a 22-60 all-time record vs. North Carolina
… a regular season sweep of the Tar Heels for the first time since the 1995-96 season
… a 10-12 record vs. UNC in Alexander Memorial Coliseum, including a 5-1 mark in the last six meetings
… an 8-11 record vs. UNC under Hewitt
… three wins in the last five meetings with the Tar Heels
… an all-time record of 545-188 in Alexander Memorial Coliseum
… a 13-1 record at AMC this season
… an all-time record in ACC play of 201-268, including a 137-97 mark at home
… an all-time record of 1,234-1,082 in 92 seasons of basketball
… Tech held North Carolina to less than 54 points for the first time since the first meeting between the two teams in 1925
… Tech’s 17-point was its largest margin against UNC since a 20-point win in 2003 (88-68)
… Tech has not allowed any opponent to shoot 50 percent or better this season
… Alexander Memorial Coliseum was officially sold-out for the second time this season (also vs. Duke)
… Official John Cahill left the game early in the first half with a hamstring injury
D’Andre Bell, Sr.
… played in his 114th career game and started for the 59th time
… his second steal tonight, the 116th of his career, put him in a tie for 19th place on Tech’s all-time steals list
Derrick Favors, Fr.
… scored in double figures for the 17th time this season
… has started all 26 games of his collegiate career
Gani Lawal, Jr.
… played in his 89th career game and started for the 81st time
… his seventh rebound tonight game him 650 for his career (17th-most in Tech history)
… his second field goal tonight gave him 400 for his career
… scored in double figures for the second straight game, and for the fourth time overall this season
… his third three-point field goal gave him six three-pointers over the last two games
… played in his 74th career game
Brian Oliver, Fr.
… scored in double figures for the third straight game, and for the ninth time overall this season
… his second steal tied a career high
… has played in all 26 games this season
… his second point tonight was the 200th of his career
… has made at least two three-point field goals in four consecutive games
… has made at least one three-point field goal in 10 consecutive games
Zachery Peacock, Sr.
… scored in double figures for the 10th time this season
… played in his 112th career game
… his 10th point tonight gave him 950 for his career
Glen Rice, Fr.
… made his first career start and played in his 25th career game
Iman Shumpert, So.
… his third assist gave him 234 for his career, moving him past Karl Brown into 17th place on Tech’s all-time career assists list
… played in his 51st career game and made his 50th career start
Mfon Udofia, Fr.
… came off the bench for the first time this season
… his third steal tonight tied a career high
… needed 10 points to reach 200 for his career