Jan. 17, 2011
Today’s starters: G-Metra Walthour, G-Ty Marshall, G-Alex Montgomery, F-Deja Foster, C-Sasha Goodlett
Final Score: Georgia Tech 54 – Wake Forest 46
Georgia Tech Record: 16-4, 4-0 ACC
Best ACC Start in Program History: The Jackets are 4-0 in ACC contests for the first time in program history.
Continuing the Streak: The Jackets extended their winning streak to a program-best 13 straight games.
Game Of Runs: Georgia Tech recorded runs of 14-0 and 13-0 in the first half, while Wake Forest recorded runs of 13-0 and 20-0 during the game.
Not Hurt By The Three: The Yellow Jackets continue to play impressive three-point defense, holding Wake Forest to 4-17 (.235) from beyond the arc.
Thanks Deja: Since Deja Foster returned to the lineup, Georgia Tech is 13-1.
The win tonight…
Gives Georgia Tech a 275-173 (.614) mark all-time in home games.
Gives Georgia Tech a 47-57 (.452) record under head coach MaChelle Joseph in ACC games.
Gives the Yellow Jackets a 34-23 record against Wake Forest.
Gives Tech its seventh victory over Wake Forest in its last eight games.
Gives Tech a 147-300 (.329) record against Atlantic Coast Conference opponents.
Improves head coach MaChelle Joseph’s record to 145-90 (.617), all time at Georgia Tech. Improves to 4-1 on the road this season.
The 2010-11 senior class moved in to second place in program history with 83 victories. They only trail last years’ seniors, who recorded 88 victories in their four seasons on The Flats.
Georgia Tech will continue its two-game road trip with a meeting with Duke Friday night in Durham, N.C. The game will be televised on Fox Sports South beginning at 6:30 p.m.
Senior Alex Montgomery
… With her defensive rebound at 17:35 left in first half, she become just the 10th Yellow Jacket with 700 career rebounds.
… Moved in to ninth place on the Georgia Tech all-time rebounding list with 707.
… With her 13 points, she moved in to ninth place all-time in Georgia Tech history with 1,368 points.
… Finished in double figures for 77th time in her career.
… Has not missed from the free-throw line over the last six games.
… Has recorded at least eight rebounds 15 times this season.
… With her three steals, moves in to seventh place all-time in Tech history.
Junior Metra Walthour
… Has recorded at least four assists 13 times this season.
Freshman Tyaunna Marshall
… Recorded her 14th career double figure scoring game and eighth straight.
… 15 of her 17 points came in the second half.
… Has finished with at least 16 points 11 times this season.
… Moved in to 10th place all-time in Georgia Tech freshmen scoring with 289 points this season.
Senior Deja Foster
… Recorded her ninth career game with double figure rebounding.
… Had a team-high six assists.