Open mobile menu

Post-Game Notes

Dec. 15, 2008

Recap |  Box Score |  Quotes

<!– /* Font Definitions */ @font-face {font-family:Tahoma; panose-1:2 11 6 4 3 5 4 4 2 4; mso-font-charset:0; mso-generic-font-family:swiss; mso-font-pitch:variable; mso-font-signature:1627421319 -2147483648 8 0 66047 0;} /* Style Definitions */ p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal {mso-style-parent:””; margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:”Times New Roman”; mso-fareast-font-family:”Times New Roman”;} @page Section1 {size:8.5in 11.0in; margin:.5in .5in .5in .5in; mso-header-margin:.5in; mso-footer-margin:.5in; mso-paper-source:0;} div.Section1 {page:Section1;} –>

Georgia Tech’s loss today gives the Yellow Jackets…

… a 5-2 record and two losses in their last three games

… a 147-116 record in nine seasons under head coach Paul Hewitt

… a 161-13 record against non-conference opponents at Alexander Memorial Coliseum since the beginning of the 1981-82 season

… a record of 104-19 under Hewitt when holding opponents to less than 70 points

… a record of 89-17 under Hewitt when shooting more free throw attempts

… a record of 34-20 under Hewitt in December

… a 1-2 all-time record vs. UIC

… a 3-4 all-time record against teams in the Horizon League

… a 1-2 record in December

… a 4-1 record after leading at halftime

… a 2-2 record in games decided by six points or less

… an all-time Alexander Memorial Coliseum record of 527-181, including a 4-2 record this season

… an all-time record of 1,209-1,056

 

Notes

… Held to a season-low today (60 points)

… Has scored just 123 combined points over the last two games combined after scoring scoring at least 74 points in games 1-5

… The Yellow Jackets had their most made three-point field goals since making six in the season opener vs. Winston-Salem State

… Tech was out-rebounded for just the second time this season

 

Alade Aminu, Sr., F/C

… pulled down double-figure rebounds for the third consecutive game and for the fourth time this season (prior to this season he had zero double-digit rebound games)

… has blocked at least two shots in each of the last three games

… his third blocked shot today gave him seven blocks over the last two games combined and nine blocks over the last three games combined

… his second blocked shot today was the 60th rejection of his career, which ranks 17th in Georgia Tech history

 

Gani Lawal, So., F/C

… scored in double figures for the sixth time in seven games this season, and for the 15th time in his two-year career

… his first blocked shot today was the 40th of his career

 

Iman Shumpert, Fr., G

… had his fewest points since scoring seven points in the season opener

 

Nick Foreman, Fr., G

… made the second three-point field goal of his career

 

Lance Storrs, So., G

… tied a career-high with his third three-point field goal (also vs. Winston-Salem State on Nov. 18, 2008)

… his fifth three-point field goal tied a career high (5 vs. Centenary, 12-22-07)

… has already made twice as many three-pointers this season than he did all of last season (4)

 

Zachery Peacock, Jr., F

… had a career-high number of field goal attempts (previous high: 13, two times)

… scored in double figures for the fifth time in seven games this season, and for the 10th time in his last 12 games dating back to last season

… scored his 500th career point today (he entered the game with 498 points)

 

Maurice Miller, So., G

… had more assists today than he had in his previous two games combined (6)

… his fourth missed three-point field goal attempt today made him 0-for-21 from behind the arc this season

… had his second blocked shot of the season and the fourth of his career

 

 

RELATED HEADLINES

April 25, 2019 Georgia Tech #ProJackets Basketball Report

Shumpert and the Rockets advance to the second round of the NBA Playoffs

Georgia Tech #ProJackets Basketball Report
April 23, 2019 Athletics Celebrates Student-Athletes at Yellow Jacket Celebration

Georgia Tech Athletics holds annual awards banquet Monday night

Athletics Celebrates Student-Athletes at Yellow Jacket Celebration
Partner of Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Partner of Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Partner of Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Partner of Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Partner of Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Partner of Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Partner of Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Partner of Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets