Feb. 27, 2011
Today’s starters: G-Metra Walthour, G-Ty Marshall, G-Alex Montgomery, F-Deja Foster, C-Sasha Goodlett
Final Score: No. 12/14 Miami 70 – Georgia Tech
Playing The Ranked: Georgia Tech is now 3-8 against ranked opponents this season.
To Many Turnovers: Tech finished with 22 turnovers Sunday, which resulted in 19 Miami points.
Crashing The Boards: Georgia Tech moved to 17-7 when outrebounding its opponent.
No So Charity Stripe: It wasn’t a pretty day from the free-throw line for both teams as Tech shot just 57%
(8-14), while Miami was only 50% (11-22) from the line.
The lose tonight…
Gives Georgia Tech a 278-175 (.614) mark all-time in home games.
Gives Georgia Tech a 52-62 (.456) record under head coach MaChelle Joseph in ACC games.
Gives the Yellow Jackets are 11-9 all-time vs. Miami.
Gives Tech a 152-305 (.333) record against Atlantic Coast Conference opponents.
Gives head coach MaChelle Joseph’s record to 150-95 (.612), all time at Georgia Tech.
The 2010-11 senior class is still tied for the all-time record with wins in a career with 88 victories in their four seasons on The Flats.
Georgia Tech will open the 2011 ACC Tournament as the No. 5 seed and will face Virginia Tech Thursday in Greensboro, N.C. The Yellow Jackets and Hokies will tip at 11 a.m., with the winner getting No. 4 seed Maryland Friday at 11 a.m.
Senior Alex Montgomery
… With her 13 points, she now has 1,501 and is only the seventh player in Tech.
history to top the 1,500 point mark.
… Recorded her 85th career game with double digit scoring.
… Registered her 19th career double-double and 10th this season.
… Needs just six rebounds for 800 in her career.
Junior Metra Walthour
… Finished in double-digits scoring for the second straight game and 10th time in her career.
Freshman Ty Marshall
… Finished in double figure scoring for the 21st time in her career.
… With her 15 points today, she becomes the fifth freshmen in Tech history to score 400 points in their inaugural season.
Junior Sasha Goodlett
… Recorded double figures in rebounding for the 11th time in her career.
… Tied her career-high and recorded a new season-high with 13 rebounds.