ATLANTA - This would not be another shootout.
ATLANTA - North Carolina began spending extra practice time on Georgia Tech's spread option offense over the summer. More opportunity for added preparation came with an off week before Saturday's game.
ATLANTA - Paul Johnson isn't making a big deal about the sudden balance in Georgia Tech's normally run-dominated spread-option offense.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - North Carolina's defense doesn't want to get embarrassed by Georgia Tech again.
DURHAM, N.C. - Vad Lee always seems to play like this around here. Ted Roof's teams almost never did.
ATLANTA - As Georgia Tech throttled Elon 70-0 Saturday in Bobby Dodd Stadium, the Yellow Jackets were like a broken record: nearly every time they had the ball, they scored. Sometimes, even when the Phoenix had it, Georgia Tech still scored.
ATLANTA - With only nine days remaining before Georgia Tech's opening game, Ted Roof feels the time crunch as he tries to put the finishing touches on his 4-3 defense.
ATLANTA - Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson turned to Ted Roof, a member of the Yellow Jackets' "Black Watch" defenses in the mid-1980s - to try to fix the team's glaring weakness.
ATLANTA - After Georgia Tech's first "fall" practice on Thursday, head coach Paul Johnson said two things with certainty: He saw a lot of familiar faces, and the Yellow Jackets appear to be in good shape. Beyond that, questions abound.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Philip Pfeifer threw five scoreless innings and Xavier Turner drove in three runs to lead No. 2 overall seed Vanderbilt to a 7-1 victory over Georgia Tech in an NCAA regional championship game Monday night.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Jordan Parr hit two home runs to lead Illinois to a 6-4 win over Georgia Tech in an NCAA regional Friday.
MILTON - Top-seeded California survived a quarterfinal scare from Pac-12 rival Arizona State on Friday to advance to the semifinals in the NCAA golf championship.
MILTON - Max Homa took off his cap, wiped his brow and shook hands with his two playing partners on the 18th hole.