THE FLATS – Tip times and television coverage for all four Georgia Tech women’s basketball non-conference home games at McCamish Pavilion have been announced for the 2020-21 season.
The Yellow Jackets open the season with a three-game homestand beginning on Wednesday, Nov. 25 against Georgia State. Tech will host the cross-town rival at noon on ACC Network Extra.
Tech will then welcome in-state rival Georgia on Sunday, Nov. 29 with a 2 p.m. tilt slated on ACC Network. The homestand concludes on Dec. 3 against Tulane. The Jackets and Green Wave will tip at 6 p.m. on ACC Network Extra. Tech’s final non-conference game will take place on Monday, Dec. 21 at 2 p.m. against UCF. The Jackets and Knights will be televised on ACC Network.
Tip times and television coverage for the remainder of Tech’s schedule will be announced at a later date. All opponents, sites, dates and times are subject to change in accordance with health and safety guidelines.
Georgia Tech was predicted to finish fifth in the ACC by a poll of the league’s head coaches after finishing with a 10-8 conference record in 2019-20. The Jackets, led by seniors Lorela Cubaj and Kierra Fletcher, return a core nucleus from last season’s squad, while welcoming six newcomers. A 6-4 forward, Cubaj returns as the team’s leading rebounder, averaging 7.7 rebounds per game a year ago, while Fletcher, a 5-9 guard, averaged 10.2 points per game as a junior.
Tech also returns juniors Lotta-Maj Lahtinen, a 5-7 guard who averaged 9.1 points and 4.3 rebounds, and 5-9 guard Sarah Bates, who appeared in 17 games for the Jackets last season. Also back for Tech is 6-5 sophomore center Nerea Hermosa, who started 15 games last season and averaged 6.5 points and 4.1 rebounds per game.
GEORGIA TECH 2020-21 WOMEN’S BASKETBALL SCHEDULE
*All opponents, sites and dates are subject to change in accordance with health and safety guidelines
*Remaining times and TV designations will be announced in the near future
|Nov. 25||Wed.||GEORGIA STATE||Noon||ACCNX|
|Nov. 29||Sun.||GEORGIA||2 p.m.||ACCN|
|Dec. 3||Thurs.||TULANE||6 p.m.||ACCNX|
|Dec. 9||Wed.||BOSTON COLLEGE||TBA||TBA|
|Dec. 13||Sun.||at Notre Dame||TBA||TBA|
|Dec. 21||Mon.||UCF||2 p.m.||ACCN|
|Dec. 31||Thurs.||NC STATE||TBA||TBA|
|Jan. 3||Sun.||at Notre Dame||TBA||TBA|
|Jan. 7||Thurs.||at Clemson||TBA||TBA|
|Jan. 10||Sun.||VIRGINIA TECH||TBA||TBA|
|Jan. 17||Sun.||at Virginia||TBA||TBA|
|Jan. 21||Thurs.||at Wake Forest||TBA||TBA|
|Jan. 28||Thurs.||at Miami||TBA||TBA|
|Jan. 31||Sun.||at Florida State||TBA||TBA|
|Feb. 7||Sun.||WAKE FOREST||TBA||TBA|
|Feb. 11||Thurs.||at Louisville||TBA||TBA|
|Feb. 18||Thurs.||FLORIDA STATE||TBA||TBA|
|Feb. 21||Sun.||at Boston College||TBA||TBA|
|Feb. 25||Thurs.||at North Carolina||TBA||TBA|
|March 3-7||Wed.-Sun.||ACC Tournament (Greensboro, N.C.)||TBA||TBA|
*ALL CAPS denotes game at McCamish Pavilion; all times Eastern
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