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Georgia Tech to Celebrate 1990 Football Thriller at No. 1 UVA

7 p.m. ETACC YouTube: Georgia Tech at No. 1 Virginia, Nov. 3, 1990
9:45 p.m. ETGeorgia Tech Athletics YouTube: Live After-Show, featuring Marco Coleman, Scott Sisson, Calvin Tiggle and Todd Stansbury

THE FLATS – Georgia Tech will celebrate its classic football triumph at No. 1 Virginia that propelled the Yellow Jackets to the 1990 national championship on Tuesday night.

The celebration of the 41-38 victory over the top-ranked Cavaliers begins with the Atlantic Coast Conference re-airing the CBS broadcast of the game beginning at 7 p.m. The re-air will be carried exclusively on the official YouTube channel of the ACC Digital Network ( Click HERE for a direct link to the broadcast.

At 9:45 p.m., switch over to the official YouTube channel of Georgia Tech athletics ( for an exclusive after-show, featuring members of the 1990 team that toppled top-ranked Virginia and went on to win the national title with a 45-21 rout over Nebraska in the Florida Citrus Bowl. Guests include defensive end (and current Tech assistant coach) Marco Coleman, linebacker Calvin Tiggle and kicker Scott Sisson, who drilled the game-winning field goal with seven seconds remaining in the thriller over UVA. Also joining the after-show will be current Georgia Tech director of athletics Todd Stansbury, who was Tech’s academic advisor for football in 1990. The after-show will be hosted by the Voice of the Yellow Jackets, Andy Demetra.

2020 Georgia Tech football season tickets are on sale now. The Yellow Jackets’ seven-game home schedule is one of the best in program history, featuring matchups at Bobby Dodd Stadium versus Clemson, Miami, Virginia and UCF, as well as the inaugural “Mayhem at MBS” showdown against Notre Dame at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Nov. 14. Season tickets start at just $229 and include the Mayhem at MBS contest versus Notre Dame. For more information and to purchase tickets online, visit

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