Saturday is a big day for Yellow Jackets basketball as Georgia Tech plays host to Miami (FL) in an ACC game that could go to the final buzzer. Tip-off occurs at 2:30 EST and you can catch it on ACC Network, ESPN3.com.
This game could set the tone for the entire Georgia Tech ACC tour. Plus, Miami (FL) is an RPI Top 50 team, ranked No. 10, and Georgia Tech will attempt to overcome its 0-1 record against Top 50 teams. Overall, the Yellow Jackets have a record of 10-2 and are playing their first ACC game. The Hurricanes have a record of 9-3 and this is also their first conference game. Last season, the Yellow Jackets went 0-2 against the Hurricanes, losing by an average margin of 16. Over the past four seasons, Georgia Tech has a record of 2-4 against Miami (FL).
StatSmack! Georgia Tech is better than Miami (FL)
We have a history of cultivating talent. Over the past 10 years, Georgia Tech has had more players drafted by the NBA than Miami (7 vs 4).
Diaper Dandies love us. Georgia Tech has recruited more McDonald's All-Americans out of high school than Miami (18 vs 2).