Michigan State CBs coach Travares Tillman hired by Georgia Tech
The Michigan State cornerbacks coach was announced Tuesday afternoon as the new defensive backs coach and defensive pass game coordinator at Georgia Tech, where he was a standout member of the secondary. That leaves Michigan State coach Mel Tucker with an opening to fill on his staff. “I’m excited to welcome Travares Tillman and his family – Kiki, Atticus, Harper and Saint – home to The Flats,” Georgia Tech coach Geoff Collins said in a press release. “I am honored to be a part of a great lineage of defensive backs at Georgia Tech. Tucker was hired as the head coach at Colorado and brought Tillman with him as the defensive backs coach for the 2019 season.mlive.com
No. 1 Georgia routs Georgia Tech 45-0, looks ahead to Bama
Stetson Bennett passed for 255 yards and four touchdowns, and No. 1 Georgia finished its undefeated regular season with a 45-0 victory over Georgia Tech. Georgia gained momentum for next week’s Southeastern Conference championship game against No. 3 Alabama in Atlanta.
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Virginia Tech football vs. Georgia Tech: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
ATLANTA Virginia Tech started October with an 0-2 ACC record and little hope of contending in the Coastal Division, but the Hokies head into Saturdays game at Georgia Tech squarely in the race. Junior linebacker David Curry recorded nine tackles and a sack last week, and leads the Yellow Jackets with 74 stops. Yellow Jackets freshman WR Ahmarean Brown has caught a touchdown pass from Graham in three consecutive games and owns five receiving scores this season. Virginia Tech is one victory shy of becoming bowl eligible for the 27th consecutive season. PREDICTION: Virginia Tech 27, Georgia Tech 17
Virginia football vs. Georgia Tech: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. Virginia sits atop the ACC Coastal Division entering Saturdays home game versus Georgia Tech, and Bryce Perkins begins the stretch drive after a career outing last week against North Carolina. Getting turnovers was a big deal, Georgia Tech coach Geoff Collins told reporters after the loss, as the Yellow Jackets converted those turnovers to just seven points. The Yellow Jackets rank second in the ACC and 20th in the country in pass defense (187.9 yards allowed per game). Georgia Tech WR Ahmarean Brown has four touchdown receptions, most by a Yellow Jackets true freshman since Calvin Johnson (seven, 2004). PREDICTION: Virginia 35, Georgia Tech 14
Pittsburgh football vs. Georgia Tech: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
Georgia Tech scored on a fumble recovery and a fake punt in the first half, then largely turned the game over to Mason, who ran for 91 yards after halftime. ABOUT GEORGIA TECH (2-5, 1-3)Mason has recorded back-to-back 100-yard rushing games (106 against Duke) after not surpassing the 100-yard mark in the first 18 games of his career. The Panthers are surrendering 291 yards per game - 14th in FBS - and lead with 38 sacks and 4.75 per game. Georgia Tech P Pressley Harvin was selected co-ACC Conference Specialist of the Week after throwing a 41-yard touchdown on a fake punt and averaged 45.5 yards on six punts, including a season-long 57-yarder. PREDICTION: Pittsburgh 24, Georgia Tech 7
Duke football vs. Georgia Tech: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
Quentin Harris #18 of the Duke Blue Devils in the first half against Alabama at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on August 31, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia. The Blue Devils were down 23 points with less than three minutes left against Pittsburgh last week but rallied to go ahead by four points. After scoring just three points against Alabama, the Blue Devils are averaging 40.3 points across their past four contests. Georgia Tech junior LB David Curry set a career high against North Carolina with 16 tackles, the most by a Georgia Tech defender since 2005. PREDICTION: Duke 37, Georgia Tech 17More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Georgia Tech football vs. Temple: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
The Yellow Jackets fell at home to FCS foe The Citadel their last time out, while Temple was trounced at Buffalo. ABOUT GEORGIA TECH (1-2)Collins has used both Lucas Johnson and Tobias Oliver at quarterback this season, but he was not in the mood to declare a starter after the loss to The Citadel. Temple RB Re'Mahn Davis has averaged 6.8 yards per carry on the season but has only averaged 10.3 rushing attempts per game. Georgia Tech LB David Curry had a career-high 14 tackles and an interception against The Citadel. PREDICTION: Temple 37, Georgia Tech 17More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Georgia Tech football vs. The Citadel: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
Tobias Oliver #8 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets celebrates a touchdown during a game against the South Florida Bulls at Raymond James Stadium on September 8, 2018 in Tampa, Florida. Sophomore running back Clay Harris added 44 yards rushing on 13 carries as the Bulldogs averaged just 3.1 yards per carry. Georgia Tech has committed just four penalties for 30 yards through two games, the fewest in the ACC and tied for third-fewest nationally. The Yellow Jackets have recorded 15 tackles for loss and four sacks through two games, the program's highest two-game totals since 2008. PREDICTION: Georgia Tech 41, The Citadel 13More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Georgia Tech football vs. South Florida: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
Tobias Oliver #8 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets celebrates a touchdown during a game against the South Florida Bulls at Raymond James Stadium on September 8, 2018 in Tampa, Florida. There were times in last week's 52-14 defeat where Georgia Tech looked overwhelmed, but the offense is a work in progress after 11 years of deploying the run-heavy triple option. ABOUT GEORGIA TECH (0-1)The Yellow Jackets' defense was overmatched against the top-ranked Tigers and it showed in the statistics, as Georgia Tech allowed 632 yards of total offense and 29 first downs. South Florida redshirt freshman WR Terrence Horne returned two kickoffs for touchdowns against Georgia Tech last season. PREDICTION: Georgia Tech 27, South Florida 23More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.