NCAA Game Summary - The Citadel at Georgia Tech
(Saturday, December 22)
Final Score: Georgia Tech 73. The Citadel 41
Atlanta, GA (Sports Network) - Kammeon Holsey scored a game-high 14 points to help the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets complete a 73-41 rout of The Citadel Bulldogs in a non-conference bout at McCamish Pavilion.
Marcus Georges-Hunt added 12 points for Georgia Tech (8-2), which also got nine points and 10 rebounds from Robert Carter Jr. The Yellow Jackets had a collective effort as 13 different players saw the floor and 10 of them managed to score at least two points.
The Citadel (3-7) really struggled on the offensive end as its starting five shot a collective 9-of-43 from the floor. Mike Groselle and Lawrence Miller netted nine points each while Stephen Elmore contributed eight points and 10 rebounds.
Georgia Tech managed to build a double-digit advantage on the scoreboard less than five minutes after tip-off and never looked back. The Bulldogs made just 19.4 percent of their field goals including just 1-of-11 from three-point range in the first half, enabling the Yellow Jackets to take a 41-16 lead at the intermission.
The Citadel improved to 32.1 percent shooting in the second half, but the Yellow Jackets outscored the visitors, 26-8, in the paint over the final 20 minutes to extend their lead.
Georgia Tech also held a dominant 51-33 edge in the rebounding battle on the way to its fourth win in a row.
12/22 18:46:38 ET