Category Archives: Georgia Tech

Georgia Tech Men's Tennis

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Men’s Tennis

Latest Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Men’s Tennis NCAA Headlines/News

  • Eubanks Earns Wild Card to 2017 U.S. Open
    Continuing his impressive year, Georgia Tech men’s tennis rising senior Christopher Eubanks earned a wild card into the men’s main draw of the 2017 U.S. Open on Tuesday, becoming the first Yellow Jacket to participate in the main draw while still enrolled at the Institute…. 2017/08/17
  • Men’s Tennis Names Efferding as Assistant Coach
    Jeremy Efferding, a former ITA All-American at Texas A&M and ATP professional player, has joined the Georgia Tech men’s tennis staff as assistant coach, head coach Kenny Thorne announced on Wednesday…. 2017/08/09
  • Hall of Fame Profile: Roger Anderson
    Georgia Tech’s first Rookie of the Year and three-time all-ACC tennis player headed to the Hall…. 2017/08/08
  • Eubanks’ Run Ends in BB&T Atlanta Open Quarterfinals
    Georgia Tech men’s tennis rising senior Christopher Eubanks’ dream run in the BB&T Atlanta Open came to an end on Friday afternoon, falling to No. 48 Ryan Harrison 6-1, 6-2 in the quarterfinals…. 2017/07/28
  • Eubanks Preps for No. 42 Ryan Harrison in Quarterfinal Match
    Less than 24 hours after downing his first top-100 ATP competitor, Georgia Tech men’s tennis senior Christopher Eubanks (Atlanta, Ga./Westlake HS) will be back at it, looking to continue his impressive run through the BB&T Atlanta Open as he takes on Ryan Harrison in the quarterfinals on Friday, July 28…. 2017/07/28
  • Eubanks Upsets Donaldson to Advance in Atlanta Open
    Continuing to be the story in front of his hometown crowd of Atlanta, Georgia Tech men’s tennis senior Christopher Eubanks downed the 58th ranked Jared Donaldson 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 on Thursday night in the second round of the BB&T Atlanta Open…. 2017/07/28
  • #TGW: Home Court Advantage
    The Georgia Tech rising senior and Atlanta native, Christopher Eubanks lived out one of his dreams, earning his first ATP Tour win, in his hometown no less, taking out Taylor Fritz, 7-6 (5), 6-4, to kick off College Night at the BB&T Atlanta Open…. 2017/07/26
  • Eubanks to Face Donaldson in Second Round of Atlanta Open
    Georgia Tech men’s tennis senior Christopher Eubanks looks to continue making waves as he preps to battle Jared Donaldson in the second round of the BB&T Atlanta Open. Once again in front of his hometown crowd on the now familiar courts at Atlantic Station, Eubanks will take on Donaldson on Thursday, July 27 at 6 p.m…. 2017/07/26
  • Eubanks Downs Fritz in First Round of BB&T Atlanta Open
    En route to his first ATP singles main draw victory, Georgia Tech men’s tennis senior Christopher Eubanks had an impressive showing in the first round of the BB&T Atlanta Open, toppling Taylor Fritz 7-6 (5), 6-4 on Tuesday night…. 2017/07/26
  • Eubanks Readies for BB&T Atlanta Open First Round
    For the third time in as many years, Georgia Tech men’s tennis senior Christopher Eubanks will participate in the BB&T Atlanta Open ­– this year with a main draw wildcard…. 2017/07/24
  • #TGW: Summer of Success
    The summer of success continues for Georgia Tech men’s tennis rising senior Christopher Eubanks…. 2017/07/18
  • Eubanks and Li Named to All-ACC Academic Team
    Georgia Tech men’s tennis duo of Christopher Eubanks and Andrew Li were named to the 2017 All-Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Men’s Tennis team, as announced by the conference office on Monday morning…. 2017/06/26
  • Eubanks and King Win Pro Doubles Title
    Georgia Tech men’s tennis rising senior Christopher Eubanks and volunteer assistant coach Kevin King teamed up to take the doubles title at the USA F19 Futures event on Friday afternoon. This title comes on the heels of Eubanks defeating King in the title match of the USA F17 Futures on Sunday…. 2017/06/23
  • @GTAthletics 2017 Hall of Fame Class Announced
    Golfer Roberto Castro, baseball catcher Matt Wieters and basketball guard B.J. Elder, each All-Americans who led their Georgia Tech teams to the brink of an NCAA championship, headline a class of six former Georgia Tech sports icons who have been elected to the 2017 Georgia Tech Sports Hall of Fame class…. 2017/06/16
  • #TGW: I Hear the Train a Comin’
    Georgia Tech men’s tennis senior Christopher Eubanks returns to the BB&T Atlanta Open for the third straight year…. 2017/06/14
Baseball Georgia Tech

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Baseball

Latest Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Baseball NCAA Headlines/News

  • Nissan #ProJackets Baseball Report
    From Major Leauge Baseball all the way to Class A Short Season, the Georgia Tech baseball #ProJackets are continuing to play well across the board, highlighted by a number of big bats and bullpen arms over the past week…. 2017/08/16
  • 2017 Jackets Summer Baseball Final Report
    The 2017 summer baseball season has come to a close for the Yellow Jackets, as a number of young returners got a great experience in playing in some of the best summer leagues across the nation…. 2017/08/14
  • Nissan #ProJackets Baseball Report
    The Georgia Tech baseball #ProJackets continue to shine in 2016-17, as three more Jackets in Matthew Gorst, Luke Bard and Sam Clay were all promoted in the last week, while Charlie Blackmon and Matt Wieters each blasted important home runs for their teams over the last seven days…. 2017/08/09
  • 2017 Jackets Summer Baseball Report: Week Nine
    The 2017 summer baseball season has come to a close for a number of Yellow Jackets, however, a few Tech student-athletes are still helping their teams make a late season surge over the final week for a playoff spot in their respective leagues…. 2017/08/07
  • Nissan #ProJackets Baseball Report
    With just two months remaining in the season, a number of #ProJackets are primed to help their teams make a push for the playoffs across a number of different leagues…. 2017/08/02
  • 2017 Jackets Summer Baseball Report: Week Eight
    As the 2017 summer rolls into August, a number of Yellow Jackets have helped guide their respective teams to the playoffs while others will look to end the regular season on a high note with the summer league season draws to a close…. 2017/07/31
  • Nickeas to Play with the Kansas Stars at NBC World Series
    Georgia Tech baseball assistant coach and former Yellow Jacket standout behind the plate Mike Nickeas will return to the diamond as a player this week at the 2017 NBC World Series from Saturday, July 29, to Sunday, August 6, in Wichita, Kansas…. 2017/07/29
  • Nissan #ProJackets Baseball Report
    The playoff push has begun across professional baseball, as the season is coming down to the final two months of play…. 2017/07/26
  • 2017 Jackets Summer Baseball Report: Week Seven
    As the 2017 summer rolls into August, so are a handful of Yellow Jackets in a number of summer collegiate baseball leagues across the nation…. 2017/07/24
  • #TGW: The Bounce-Back Kid
    Anyone who has ever done a jigsaw puzzle knows about holding a piece that should be a perfect fit in one place yet isn’t, but DOES fit somewhere else and is key to completing the overall puzzle…. 2017/07/20
  • Nissan #ProJackets Baseball Report
    As the second half of the season has begun, a number of #ProJackets have not slowed down while others look to close out the year on a high note as the last two months of the season quickly approaches…. 2017/07/19
  • 2017 Jackets Summer Baseball Report: Week Six
    A handful of Yellow Jackets continue to compete in a number of collegiate wooden bat leagues across the country this summer…. 2017/07/17
  • Nissan #ProJackets Baseball Report
    eorgia Tech #ProJacket Charlie Blackmon and former #ProJacket Mark Teixeira took center stage at the Major League Baseball All-Star festivities on Monday night, as Blackmon competed in the Home Run Derby while Teixeira called the action from the Baseball Tonight Desk for ESPN…. 2017/07/12
  • #TGW: Peaceful, Easy Feeling
    The pitcher completely controls the pace of a baseball game as he stands on the mound. But the mound can be a lonely place, with the pitcher left all alone with his thoughts. There’s extra pressure for relief pitchers, who usually come in with men on base and little or no margin for error…. 2017/07/11
  • 2017 Jackets Summer Baseball Report: Week Five
    The month of July has seen a number of Yellow Jackets switch summer league teams, while others continue to post strong numbers for their respective squads…. 2017/07/10
Georgia Tech Women's Basketball

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Women’s Basketball

Latest Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Women’s Basketball NCAA Headlines/News

  • Jackets Pull Away for 60-41 Win in Final Game in Italy
    Georgia Tech women’s basketball used a strong third quarter to pull away and seal a 60-41 victory over Celje Slovenia on Friday evening. The Jackets went undefeated on their foreign tour, posting a 4-0 record…. 2017/08/18
  • Jackets Win Game Three in Italy Against Slovenia
    Georgia Tech women’s basketball picked up win number three in Italy on Thursday, defeating Slovenia 81-40 in Pordenone. Zaire O’Neil led the Jackets with 21 points…. 2017/08/17
  • Jackets Victorious in Game Two in Italy
    Georgia Tech women’s basketball picked up its second win in Italy on Friday, defeating Bosnia’s U19 Orlovi Banja Luka 96-18. The teams met for the second time in two days…. 2017/08/11
  • Jackets Take Game One in Italy Over Bosnia
    Georgia Tech women’s basketball allowed just 10 field goals in its first exhibition game in Italy against Bosnia’s U19 Orlovi Banja Luka on Thursday evening…. 2017/08/10
  • #TGW: Going Coast To Coast Guard
    When she played at Georgia Tech, Mo Bennett combined superb physical tools with great intelligence. Both elements will get put to use aplenty when she begins her new duties next week with the United States Coast Guard…. 2017/08/03
Georgia Tech Men's Basketball

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Men’s Basketball

Latest Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Men’s NCAA Basketball News and Headlines

  • Georgia Tech Basketball Preview: UCLA
    In the first meeting between the two teams since November of 2006, Georgia Tech and UCLA will face off halfway around the world, in Shanghai, China, to open the 2017-18 regular season on Nov. 10 (Eastern time). This is the second in a series of previews of the Yellow Jackets’ non-conference opponents…. 2017/08/18
  • Georgia Tech Basketball Stinger Mobile Passes Sell Out in 2 Hours
    Georgia Tech’s Stinger Mobile Pass, a more flexible and alternative way for Yellow Jacket basketball fans to purchase tickets to home games in 2017-18, sold out within two hours of being offered to fans Wednesday…. 2017/08/16
  • Okogie Honored by U.S. Representative Hank Johnson
    At the invitation of Hank Johnson, U.S. Representative for Georgia’s 4th Congressional District, Georgia Tech sophomore guard Josh Okogie paid a visit to his congressman’s office Tuesday afternoon with his family, where he was honored for his achievements during the past year with the Yellow Jackets and as a member of the USA Basketball U19 team…. 2017/08/15
  • Georgia Tech Basketball Preview: Faulkner
    In a tune up prior to the beginning of its second season under head coach Josh Pastner, Georgia Tech entertains Faulkner University, an NAIA program, on Nov. 2 at McCamish Pavilion. This is the first in a series of previews of the Yellow Jackets’ non-conference opponents…. 2017/08/12
  • #TGW: Summer Vocation
    What a difference a year makes. Last August, it’s doubtful that Georgia Tech men’s basketball coach Josh Pastner would have assessed his comfort level as he did Wednesday afternoon…. 2017/08/05
  • Pastner Named a Presenter in USA Basketball Coach Academy
    Georgia Tech head basketball coach Josh Pastner will join a long list of respected basketball figures from across the coaching and player development profession as presenters for the USA Basketball Las Vegas Coach Academy – presented by Nike, will take place on Aug. 18-20 at Chaparral High School in Las Vegas…. 2017/08/02
  • #TGW: Going to Jackson
    With but a single school year between Tadric Jackson and a Georgia Tech diploma, he’s thinking less may lead to more, so he’s going light in chow lines and long on workouts.

    The shooting guard cut weight before last season, and had – by far – his best campaign, so the 6-foot-2 senior from Tifton is trying to one-up, or downsize, himself again. He sure looks the leaner part; fans may hardly recognize him this fall…. 2017/08/02

  • #TGW: Summer Journey
    Josh Okogie was shocked a few weeks ago while climbing upon the Great Pyramids of Giza, marveling over their size and trying to guess how ancient Egyptians moved those massive stones without “technology.” Now, he’s left wondering if he’ll need a crane to help catch up in calculus…. 2017/07/25
  • Georgia Tech Basketball Pre-Conference Schedule Completed
    A season-opening trip to China to play Pac-12 power UCLA, a home game in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge against Northwestern and contests against Southeastern Conference foes Georgia and Tennessee highlight a 12-game pre-conference schedule for Georgia Tech completed this week…. 2017/07/24
  • What’s in a Number?
    For the first time in several years, none of Georgia Tech’s returning basketball players is changing his jersey number. All six of the Yellow Jackets’ scholarship players have worn the same jersey numbers for their entire careers. The six new scholarship Jackets have their number assignments, and many of them have big jerseys to fill in terms of Tech basketball history…. 2017/07/19
  • Inside the Chart: Making More Layups = More Wins?
    Josh Pastner sees beyond the trite, made-for-Internet punchlines. Georgia Tech’s second-year head coach is constantly searching for an edge, which is why he recently asked Miami Heat shooting coach Rob Fodor, known in coaching circles as a body movement specialist, to pay his program a site visit last month…. 2017/07/07
  • Nissan #ProJackets Basketball Report
    Marcus Georges-Hunt, who signed with the Orlando Magic and saw action late in the 2016-17 season, has played very well for the Magic’s entry in the NBA Orlando Summer League … Quinton Stephens got a late call from the Charlotte Hornets to play in its Orlando Summer League team … Chris Bosh is officially released by the Heat, which wants to retire his jersey … All of that and more can be found in this week’s Nissan #ProJackets Basketball Report…. 2017/07/06
  • Okogie Helps USA Basketball U19 Team to World Cup Quarterfinals
    Georgia Tech sophomore guard Josh Okogie has been an integral part of the USA Basketball U19 team’s roll through pool play and its 48-point win over Mali Wednesday in the round of 16 at the FIBA U19 World Cup in Cairo, Egypt. The Americans have moved into the medal quarterfinal round Friday against Germany (2-1 in group B), who defeated New Zealand Wednesday to advance…. 2017/07/05
  • Georgia Tech Basketball Accepts Graduate Transfer Brandon Alston
    Former Lehigh basketball player Brandon Alston is transferring to Georgia Tech and will join the Yellow Jackets’ program as a graduate student for the fall semester, head coach Josh Pastner announced Wednesday…. 2017/07/05
  • #TGW: Happy Birthday, Coach Cremins!
    July 4th is a special day in America, for obvious reasons. It’s America’s birthday.

    The day should be extra-special in Atlanta — especially around Georgia Tech — for a reason not as obvious. It’s Bobby Cremins’ birthday.

    This July 4th is a big one for the Bronx, N.Y., native who built Georgia Tech’s basketball program into a national power in his 19 seasons on the sidelines. He turns 70 today…. 2017/07/04

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Georgia Institute of Technology Sports

Latest Georgia Institute of Technology Sports News and Headlines

  • M. Golf. Hall of Fame Profile: Roberto Castro
    It hardly comes as a surprise that Roberto Castro will soon be inducted into Georgia Tech’s Athletic Hall of Fame as golf is in his family’s blood, but you might be surprised if you knew that his blood runs especially hot.

    Who might think that a quick temper would help someone play a game that requires temper management?

    Maybe it goes to environment…. 9 hours ago

  • Football. #TGW: Post-Camp Notebook
    Heading into fall camp, coaches like to inspire their players by saying every position is up for grabs…. 2017/08/20
  • Swimming & Diving. Tech’s Lanoue Inducted into the Georgia Aquatic Hall of Fame
    Former Georgia Tech head swimming coach Fred R. Lanoue, who coached the Yellow Jackets for 27 years, was inducted into the Georgia Aquatic Hall of Fame as part of the class of 2017 on Saturday night at the induction banquet held at the Atlanta Athletic Club…. 2017/08/20
  • W. Volleyball. White Wins Annual Gold/White Scrimmage, 3-1
    In the first showing of the 2017 Georgia Tech volleyball squad, White topped Gold, 3-1, in the annual Gold and White Scrimmage on Saturday afternoon in O’Keefe Gymnasium…. 2017/08/19
  • Football. #TGW: Fan Day Brings Texas-Based Fan To The Flats
    Jill Whittington lives behind enemy lines, so to speak. She rarely gets the chance to watch Georgia Tech football on television in Texas, let alone in person, because it’s difficult to work around her family schedule and she lives far away…. 2017/08/18
  • W. Basketball. Jackets Pull Away for 60-41 Win in Final Game in Italy
    Georgia Tech women’s basketball used a strong third quarter to pull away and seal a 60-41 victory over Celje Slovenia on Friday evening. The Jackets went undefeated on their foreign tour, posting a 4-0 record…. 2017/08/18
  • W. Volleyball. Volleyball to Host Gold/White Scrimmage Saturday
    Giving fans a first look at the 2017 Yellow Jackets, Georgia Tech volleyball will host its annual gold and white scrimmage on Saturday Aug. 19 at 3 p.m. at O’Keefe Gymnasium…. 2017/08/18
  • Football. Ballard to Round Out Georgia Tech’s Football Radio Crew in 2017
    Wiley Ballard, Georgia Tech baseball’s radio play-by-play announcer for the past three seasons, will serve as sideline reporter for Georgia Tech IMG Sports Network football radio broadcasts in 2017, Tech announced on Friday…. 2017/08/18
  • M. Basketball. Georgia Tech Basketball Preview: UCLA
    In the first meeting between the two teams since November of 2006, Georgia Tech and UCLA will face off halfway around the world, in Shanghai, China, to open the 2017-18 regular season on Nov. 10 (Eastern time). This is the second in a series of previews of the Yellow Jackets’ non-conference opponents…. 2017/08/18
  • M. Golf. Norton, Strafaci Fall at U.S. Amateur
    Georgia Tech freshman Noah Norton became the first Yellow Jacket to reach the round of 16 since 2014, but his run came to an end there Thursday afternoon, while sophomore Tyler Strafaci fell in the round of 32 at the 117th U.S. Amateur Championship at Riviera Country Club…. 2017/08/18
  • W. Basketball. Jackets Win Game Three in Italy Against Slovenia
    Georgia Tech women’s basketball picked up win number three in Italy on Thursday, defeating Slovenia 81-40 in Pordenone. Zaire O’Neil led the Jackets with 21 points…. 2017/08/17
  • W. Volleyball. #TGW: All Set
    Assistant coach Claudio Pinheiro brings a lifetime of winning, coaching setters to Georgia Tech… 2017/08/17
  • M. Tennis. Eubanks Earns Wild Card to 2017 U.S. Open
    Continuing his impressive year, Georgia Tech men’s tennis rising senior Christopher Eubanks earned a wild card into the men’s main draw of the 2017 U.S. Open on Tuesday, becoming the first Yellow Jacket to participate in the main draw while still enrolled at the Institute…. 2017/08/17
  • M. Golf. Strafaci, Norton Advance at U.S. Amateur
    Georgia Tech sophomore Tyler Strafaci and incoming freshman Noah Norton won their opening-round matches, while sophomore Andy Ogletree was eliminated Wednesday at the 117th U.S. Amateur Championship at Riviera Country Club…. 2017/08/17
  • General News. #TGW: The Supreme Court
    There are always unknowns when launching a project — even a successful one.The inaugural “Jackets Without Borders” service mission was no exception.The mission called for a group of Georgia Tech student-athletes to travel to Guadalupe de Cartago in Costa Rica to help build an all-purpose court for a local high school, working with Courts for Kids, an organization that’s specialized in this type of construction for more than a decade…. 2017/08/17