Georgia Tech 73, Fordham 48

Saturday, December 29, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Hank McCamish Pavilion, Atlanta, Georgia
Officials - Brian Dorsey, Tim Kelly, Bryan Kersey
Attendance - 7851

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Fordham 25 23 48
Georgia Tech 35 38 73

Recap


Georgia Tech 73, Fordham 48:
Daniel Miller collected 14 points and nine rebounds and Robert Carter Jr. scored 14 as the Yellow Jackets cruised past the visiting Rams.

Brandon Reed and Jason Morris each added nine points and Mfon Udofia handed out seven assists for Georgia Tech (9-2), which has won five straight.

Branden Frazier scored a game-high 17 points and Chris Gaston had 16 as Fordham (3-10) dropped to 0-7 on the road.

The Yellow Jackets were as their best on the defensive end, holding the Rams to 28.1 percent shooting while also forcing 14 turnovers. They took a 35-25 lead into the half before a brief breakdown at the defensive end allowed Fordham to pull back within 41-35 with 16:47 left.

Following a timeout, Georgia Tech took off on a 21-2 run that pushed the lead out to 62-37. The Rams went 1-for-12 from the field and turned the ball over five times during that spurt.

GAME NOTEBOOK: The Yellow Jackets remained undefeated (7-0) at home and have one more game on the non-conference schedule before opening Atlantic Coast Conference play. They host Chattanooga on Wednesday. … Georgia Tech leading scorer Marcus Georges-Hunt was held to seven points on 2-of-7 shooting. … Fordham, which had won its previous game at Siena, has yet to post back-to-back wins.

Fordham Rams

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Chris Gaston 26:00 6-16 0-0 4-6 2 6 8 1 2 1 2 1 16
Branden Frazier 34:00 5-14 3-10 4-6 1 3 4 5 0 1 5 0 17
Bryan Smith 18:00 1-2 1-2 0-0 1 1 2 0 2 0 2 0 3
Ryan Rhoomes 30:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 4 4 8 0 3 0 1 2 2
Mandell Thomas 34:00 3-11 0-1 3-4 1 1 2 0 1 1 1 1 9
Jeffrey Short 9:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Travion Leonard 9:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ryan Canty 10:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 1 4 0 0 1 0
Jermaine Myers 18:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 0
Luka Zivkovic 5:00 0-3 0-3 1-2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jared Fay 4:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 0 1 0 1 0 0
Nihad Musovic 3:00 0-2 0-2 0-0 1 2 3 0 1 0 1 0 0
TOTAL 200 16-57 4-19 12-18 12 23 35 9 16 3 14 5 48
  28.1% 21.1% 66.7% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 14

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Daniel Miller 27:00 6-8 0-0 2-2 3 6 9 2 2 0 0 2 14
Mfon Udofia 25:00 1-3 0-2 1-2 0 2 2 7 0 2 3 0 3
Brandon Reed 21:00 3-6 2-4 1-2 0 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 9
Marcus Georges-Hunt 19:00 2-7 0-3 3-5 1 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 7
Robert Carter 22:00 7-12 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 14
Kammeon Holsey 15:00 2-4 0-0 0-2 2 3 5 1 3 0 2 1 4
Stacey Poole Jr. 11:00 1-2 0-1 3-6 1 4 5 1 1 1 0 0 5
Julian Royal 10:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 1 5 1 1 1 2
Pierre Jordan 10:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 1 2 1 1 0 2
Chris Bolden 19:00 1-5 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 2
Jason Morris 10:00 3-4 3-3 0-0 0 3 3 1 2 0 0 0 9
Solomon Poole 5:00 1-2 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2
Aaron Peek 3:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 0
Brooks Doyle 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 29-58 5-16 10-19 8 29 37 20 18 6 8 6 73
  50.0% 31.2% 52.6% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 8