1:21 pm December 1, 2009, by Doug Roberson
For the second consecutive year, Paul Johnson was named the ACC’s coach of the year on Tuesday.
Johnson received 24 of a possible 40 votes from the media. Clemson’s Dabo Swinney finished second with 10 votes.
Georgia Tech is 10-2 this season and will play the Tigers in the ACC championship game at 8 p.m. Saturday in Tampa.
The Yellow Jackets went 9-4 last season, Johnson’s first at Tech.
Tech’s offense this season led the ACC in scoring (35 points per game), total offense (440.5 ypg), rushing offense (305 ypg) and pass efficiency (160.7 rating).
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