2:24 pm January 21, 2012, by Ken Sugiura
Sorry for the delay. Wireless issues. Onward.
January 21st, 20122:30 pm
THUGA player arrsted for beating his girl. Typical of the recruits they get.
January 21st, 20122:41 pm
tech missing from everywhere. shot selection not helping.
January 21st, 20122:58 pm
FOX HD screen saver up. This sucks. Can’t even watch the game.
you aren’t missing much.
January 21st, 20123:12 pm
We have no one who can shoot the basketball! Nice job Blewitt for recruiting lousy players!!!!!
January 21st, 20123:15 pm
Well I see tech is playing lights out today.
January 21st, 20123:17 pm
power outage about five more minutes to go, i think. tech has 14 turnovers and can’t create any open shots. not a winning combination.
January 21st, 20123:26 pm
January 21st, 20123:27 pm
This GT team might be the worst offensive team I have ever seen at GT. Danier Miller’s fade away shots are our best offensive play.
January 21st, 20123:37 pm
9 posts from “fans” on a live blog? Hilarious. What’s it like to have both your football AND basketball team suck??? 18 points in the first half? Hilarious!
January 21st, 20123:42 pm
What’s it like to have both your football AND basketball team suck???
You would know better then we do. Please tell us.
Paul in NH
January 21st, 20123:44 pm
wow. this is not good. third consecutive game with fewer than 20 points in the first half.
Caught the last four minutes. Ugh.
January 21st, 20123:45 pm
Mark, Remember Former tech player Robert Hall? Glass houses
January 21st, 20123:46 pm
You are RIGHT GTBob! UGA Football is terrible! I hate winning 10 or more games almost every year. Would you like some stats when it comes to UGA vs. Tech in football?
January 21st, 20123:48 pm
I can’t even figure out what we are trying to do on offense. Our leading scorer right now has 4 points.
Mark, 32 Players from UGA roster had ofers from Tech. ^ of 17 UGA recruits in 2012 hold offers from Tech.
January 21st, 20123:51 pm
I hate winning 10 or more games almost every year.
Once in 3 years is not almost every year and you only got 10 wins because you played the weakest schedule in SEC history. If your team ever beats a ranked team again let me know.
January 21st, 20123:56 pm
Is this a game we are watching or an exhibition? In a game , you are supposed to have a chance to win. This Tech team ought to build houses or something because they sure can throw up bricks.
January 21st, 20123:59 pm
hahahahahahah!!!!!!! great hire Gt…Great hire…hahahahhha
January 21st, 20124:00 pm
Good point GTBob!
2011 – 10 wins
2008 – 10 wins
2007 – 11 wins
2005 – 10 wins
2004 – 10 wins
2003 – 11 wins
2002 – 13 wins
Let me know if you would like to list Tech’s 10+ win seasons over the last 10 years.
January 21st, 20124:03 pm
Oh and UGA beat Auburn this year who ended up ranked #25 in the final BCS rankings : ) If your team ever wins a bowl game again, please let me know.
January 21st, 20124:06 pm
If your team ever wins a bowl game again, please let me know.
Same to you.
He are showing a little spark now. If we can get Rice going we still have a chance in this game.
Nice run to get it to 10 points.
January 21st, 20124:10 pm
Oh for fun, why not. Techs wins over the last 10 years:
2002 – 7
2003 – 7
2004 – 7
2005 – 7
2006 – 9
2007 – 7
2008 – 9
2009 – 11
2010 – 6
2011 – 8
Last bowl win December 21, 2004 in the Champs Sports Bowl. I guess I get it now why Tech fans are happy with 8 or 9 wins when that happens in a season.
January 21st, 20124:12 pm
Uh, Georgia won their bowl game in 2009, just two years ago. Your point?
January 21st, 20124:18 pm
Glad to see good effort from the team this half.
January 21st, 20124:19 pm
Uh, Georgia won their bowl game in 2009, just two years ago. Your point?
That your team can’t win bowl games or beat ranked teams anymore.
January 21st, 20124:24 pm
Fulmer cup moron
And hall’s charges were dropped idiot
January 21st, 20124:27 pm
Ouch, stop watching for a few minutes and suddenly their down by 15…..arghhhh
January 21st, 20124:28 pm
after a small push, jackets are back to where they were at halftime, down 15.
January 21st, 20124:31 pm
Mark, and Commings charges may not be dropped? Still doesn;t hide the fact Pj recruits the same players , hypocritical prick.
January 21st, 20124:34 pm
J. Crittendon ring any bells Mark? Former Tech player accused of murder, again sanctimonious hypocritical prick.
on the bright side, we actually have been able to inbounds the ball.
January 21st, 20124:36 pm
19 points, is that a mistake….
January 21st, 20124:37 pm
Bravery behind a keyboard , tech courage.Can’t come up with anything better. Hypocritical prick?
January 21st, 20124:40 pm
So now we go after ex players. LOL This blog isn’t big enough to cover all ex uga arrests.
Hey loser, 4 people witnessed him beating up his girl. Or was it a guy? There’s a reason why he’s still in jail retard.
January 21st, 20124:43 pm
Not condoning his actions , just people everywhere do stupid things . like you being a sanctimonious hypocritical prick, and a coward.
January 21st, 20124:48 pm
Decent late surge. A little too late though.
January 21st, 20124:50 pm
man oh man, free throw shooting is killing us
January 21st, 20124:51 pm
3 point game if Rice had made his free throws
January 21st, 20124:52 pm
I’m glad they didn’t roll over and die when the lead was at 15.
January 21st, 20124:57 pm
Dang, fought back but just too far down to begin with. Clearly, having someone who shoots 90% from the free throw line helps.
January 21st, 20124:58 pm
Good comeback attempt. Hopefully the guys can build on that and have some confidence going into the next game.
January 21st, 20125:03 pm
The final score flattered GT – they never looked like winning the game. Having said that, they never quit and played hard in the 2nd half.
GT really needs a PG.
January 21st, 20125:08 pm
How silly was Mark Bradley’s comment that Gregory’s hiring was better than Haith’s hiring at Mizzou . Mizzou is top five in the country and just went to Waco and beat #3 Baylor. Gt can’t beat an average Clemson team. Clemson is NIT bound if they are lucky.
January 21st, 20125:31 pm
One thing about it, we are better than UGA and that is all that matters.
January 21st, 20125:36 pm
But you are worse than Georgia State
January 21st, 20125:40 pm
We shoot ourselves in the foot too much. Turnovers 20+, poor free throw shooting and early on the poor shot selection. It seemed much better when they were trying to run set pieces. The last 5 minutes showes what they are capable of doing. I also do not like the high picks with the center. We don’t run the pick and roll well enough to have him out of position when someone shoots the ball and we don’t get the board.
And to my UGA basketball buddies, both programs have nothing to brag about right now.
January 21st, 20125:48 pm
It seems fairly obvious to me that it’s time to “let Glen Rice be Glen Rice.” The rest of the GT guys feed off his offense. Also, playing more pressure defense outside frees up Miller to play good defense away from the basket. He alters passes as well as shots.
dry dirt road
January 21st, 20126:20 pm
Tech needs to get back to the shorter uni shorts. Where is it written that the standard uni shorts for all colleges have to be bermuda short, below the knees length? In the old days Tech had gold stripes, not black, on their shorts, and they also wore belts sometimes- gold ones. Here Daniel Miller transfers from Geogia to flee the red and black, and this year has to wear double black side stripes on the uni gym shorts to remind him of Georgia first, then Tech second.
January 21st, 20126:37 pm
Steve, GT’s record of wins per year that you point out isn’t bad considering that GT only has a fraction of the talent that GA has–every year. GT seems to get more from their talent than
GA does—just saying——
January 21st, 20126:54 pm
Merlyn, gt plays a much lighter schedule, its the ACC vs SEC and there is no comparison. Tech plays a SEC schedule it doesn’t have many winning seasons.If tech got more from the talent it would win more than 15 games in 5.5 DECADES.
January 21st, 20127:43 pm
Nice effort late. Was actually a great game to watch in the 2nd. However, what I saw was another flat start. The burst was nice, but I have a hard time believing CBG is any better than Hewitt. Preperation and intensity is the responsibility of the Coach. CBG and the Tech team start out as though they would all rather sleep in. This guy is gone after next season.
January 21st, 20127:51 pm
Has Georgia Tech ever won a basketball game at Clemson? House of Horrors for Georgia Tech.
January 21st, 20127:54 pm
geez free throws and turnovers!!
Big Ol Stinger
January 21st, 20129:25 pm
When does baseball start?
January 21st, 20129:46 pm
why is that when one the techies gets injured, it’s never disclosed, but when a Georgia player is injured there is an indebt bialogical breakdown on where, what, and how. Then it’s reported on day after day for months..like Sturdivant. What the story here? When the yellow blowflys and Dukies get to Tallahassee they’re really gonna get scalped..there is a new sheriff in town and he’s a Swminole…sweet!
January 22nd, 20129:51 am
A big thank you for taking BG… our Dayton Flyers have not played this well in years!
January 22nd, 20122:07 pm
Dayton hasn’t played this well since way back in 2010 when they won the NIT. Or is it back in 2009 when they started out 7-1 in the A-10?
January 22nd, 20123:23 pm
Yeah… 2010 when in pre-season they were a “lock” to win the A-10 (finished 7-9) AND be in the NCAA playoffs… relegated to the NIT. BG can attract talent, and the key to his teams play is consistency… consistently mediocre. Watch the last two minutes of his teams’ play in a close game… they have no idea what to do with the ball. You’ll see…
hey ken fyi
January 22nd, 20125:41 pm
i told your fellow writer michael carvell that you would be his boss one day due to your being a better journalist so he banned me and any and all of my posts.
he will not post a single thing that i post but he will post any and all dawg insults. guess i proved my point.
any other jackets have carvell permanently ban your posts? guess the dawgs can dish it out but they cant take it eh? that is nothing new.
in my days growing up
January 22nd, 20125:43 pm
they called those things our team wears… pedal pushers. to be worn by women.
in defense of those dayton detractors of
January 22nd, 20126:53 pm
coach gregory, lets not mistake dayton or the dayton area as a plum of academias or a bastion of economic stability. dayton ohio is one of the worst areas of blight in this country. which i fully blame on the republicans of this state.
while i love my home state of ohio lets not mistake dayton, the conference dayton belongs to or the area for atlanta gt and the acc. the last coach at dayton before gregorey was also a non factor once he left.
i for one think that the draw of the acc, atlanta and the gt will offset any defficiences that coach gregory has.
one only compare his stats to those of coach k while at army and early on at duke to see that w and l are not all that they are made out to be. could be that coach g and gt are a perfect fit.
only time will tell.
sorry for the spelling...
January 22nd, 20126:55 pm
cataracts will do that.
hey flyer didnt .
January 22nd, 20126:56 pm
dayton kick some players off of his last squad? it only takes one bad apple to ruin chemistry.
January 22nd, 20128:37 pm
Instead of criticizing our state’s prestigious University of Georgia all the time, why not just face the reality, that in sports, we are not that good these days? Let those without shortcomings cast the first stone, right?!?
January 22nd, 201210:52 pm
Agreed Tech 54, why do they spend so much time over here? “Rick James” can you answer that? Nah, you’d be a hypocrite so don’t bother. Please keep posting your drivel to help drive up the hits. You are a professional of some sort…
Nah, you are something though…
Rick, there’s a blog about one of your wonder boy on a public forum. Go pontificate there…bishop.
January 22nd, 201210:53 pm
I am sure happy we don’t have a basketball team as sorry as UGA. What a bunch of pathetic losers. They can’t even beat those weak SEC teams.
January 22nd, 201210:56 pm
IAW, you’re kidding – right? Or could it be that you are just plain stupid? Who have you beat? I thought so.
January 22nd, 201210:57 pm
Sorry Rick, I meant one of your “boys”. He is a wonder, no denying that…
Oh wait it’s UGA
January 22nd, 201211:07 pm
How hard could it be to play GSU? Why not just a scrimmage? Geez, just across the interstate. Rick James, that’s the highway that runs thru Atlanta. Some people call it the “connector”, don’t worry you are not in danger. It’s only a term used to describe a connection of two interstates. You are safe relatively speaking.
UGA = Yawn
January 23rd, 20127:53 am
What is it with these 18-19 point 1st halves? Enough already. Can any of Hewitt’s players shoot the ball through the hoop!? I mean, this is BASKETBALL. That is what the sport is all about.
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