Boxscore
Georgia Tech 69, Wake Forest 62
Saturday, March 3, 2012 12:00 PM
Location - Philips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia
Officials - Bernard Clinton, Jerry Heater, Ted Valentine
Attendance - 6157

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Wake Forest 28 34 62
Georgia Tech 32 37 69

Recap


Georgia Tech 69, Wake Forest 62: Guard Jason Morris nailed five 3-pointers, scoring a career-high 22 points, as the Yellow Jackets earned a split of the regular-season series with the Demon Deacons.

Georgia Tech (11-19, 4-12 ACC) beat Wake Forest (13-17, 4-12 ACC) at home for the eighth straight time.

Trailing 48-44, the Jackets went on a 17-3 run sparked by Morris and center Daniel Miller, who hit 5 of 6 shots for 11 points. Morris added five rebounds, three assists, and a traditional 3-point play in which he soared for an offensive rebound and putback. Point guard Mfon Udofia had 15 points and five assists.

The Jackets improved to 3-7 at Philips Arena, their temporary home this season and site of next week’s ACC tournament.

After making 4 of 18 3-pointers in their loss at B.C. on Wednesday, the Jackets buried 11 of 26 on Saturday.

Guard C.J. Harris led Wake Forest with 17 points.

Game Notebook: Tech leading scorer Glen Rice Jr. (13.0 ppg), who is suspended indefinitely, missed his fifth straight game. … Wake Forest played without 7-foot center Ty Walker, who was suspended Thursday for the rest of the season. … Tech backup C Nate Hicks returned and played briefly after missing six games with mono.

Wake Forest Demon Deacons

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Tony Chennault 36:00 2-6 1-3 0-0 1 4 5 1 2 0 2 0 5
Carson Desrosiers 28:00 3-3 1-1 2-2 0 1 1 1 5 0 1 4 9
C.J. Harris 38:00 4-9 3-6 6-6 0 3 3 1 2 0 4 0 17
Travis McKie 37:00 5-11 1-3 5-8 1 3 4 1 1 0 0 0 16
Nikita Mescheriakov 33:00 5-8 0-1 2-2 1 4 5 7 5 1 3 0 12
Daniel Green 7:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chase Fischer 21:00 0-4 0-3 0-0 0 3 3 2 1 0 0 0 0
Ryan Keenan 0:00 1-1 1-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Anthony Fields 0:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brooks Godwin 0:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aaron Ingle 0:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 20-43 7-18 15-18 3 20 23 13 16 1 10 4 62
  46.5% 38.9% 83.3% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 10

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Derek Craig 13:00 2-4 1-3 0-0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 5
Nick Foreman 16:00 1-4 1-4 0-0 0 0 0 1 4 0 1 0 3
Kammeon Holsey 36:00 4-9 0-0 1-4 4 3 7 2 2 1 0 0 9
Daniel Miller 23:00 5-6 0-0 1-2 1 4 5 1 2 1 2 0 11
Julian Royal 14:00 1-4 1-2 0-0 1 2 3 2 0 0 0 1 3
Mfon Udofia 35:00 4-7 3-5 4-6 0 1 1 5 1 1 1 0 15
Brandon Reed 18:00 0-6 0-4 1-2 2 3 5 2 0 0 0 1 1
Jason Morris 31:00 8-16 5-7 1-1 2 3 5 3 3 0 1 0 22
Nate Hicks 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pierre Jordan 11:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 0
McPherson Moore 0:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
Aaron Peek 0:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 25-57 11-26 8-15 10 18 28 18 15 5 6 2 69
  43.9% 42.3% 53.3% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 6
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