Feb. 3, 2011
Today’s starters: G-Metra Walthour, G-Ty Marshall, G-Alex Montgomery, F-Deja Foster, C-Sasha Goodlett
Final Score: #12/10 Maryland 56 – #24/- Georgia Tech 53
Loses At Home Few And Far Between: The Yellow Jackets only lost for only the second time this season at home.
Against The Ranked: Georgia Tech is now 2-6 against ranked opponents.
Sharing The Wealth: All five starters had at least six points against Maryland.
Close Calls: Georgia Tech is now 2-3 this season in games decided by five points or less.
Lights Out: With 2:12 left in the game, the lights inside Alexander Memorial Coliseum turned off and led to a 20 minute delay. This is the second time this season the Tech Women have been delayed by a power outage.
The lost tonight…
Gives Georgia Tech a 276-174 (.613) mark all-time in home games.
Gives Georgia Tech a 49-60 (.450) record under head coach MaChelle Joseph in ACC games.
Gives the Yellow Jackets a 17-43 record against Maryland
Gives Tech a 149-303 (.330) record against Atlantic Coast Conference opponents.
Gives head coach MaChelle Joseph’s record to 147-93 (.613), all time at Georgia Tech.
The 2010-11 senior class moved in to second place in program history with 85 victories. They only trail last years’ seniors, who recorded 88 victories in their four seasons on The Flats.
Georgia Tech has a week off before heading South to Tallahassee, Fla, for a meeting against Florida State.
Senior Alex Montgomery
… Recorded her 18th career double figure rebounding game (eighth most in Tech history) and ninth this season.
… Recorded her 17th career double double (13 points, 15 rebounds) and eighth this season.
… Tied her career-high with 15 rebounds.
… Now has 749 rebounds in her career, which is good for ninth in the record books.
Junior Metra Walthour
… Has recorded at least four assists in 16 games this season. … Has grabbed at least three steals in 13 games this season.
Senior Deja Foster
… Recorded a season-high five steals.
Freshman Tyaunna Marshall
… Recorded her 18th career double-figure scoring game.
… Now has 344 points this season and now is tied for sixth in the Tech freshmen scoring record books with former Yellow Jacket Chioma Nnamaka.