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Final

Georgia Tech 85

(9-4, 2-0 ACC)

    8:00 PM ET, January 10, 2006

    1 2 T
    GT 52 3385
    CENT 35 3469

    Top Performers

    Georgia Tech: J. Smith 19 Pts, 10 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl

    Centenary: X. Burnette 16 Pts, 2 Reb, 3 Ast, 4 Stl

    Georgia Tech 85, Centenary 69

    BOSSIER CITY, La. (AP) -- Ra'Sean Dickey and Jeremis Smith scored 19 points apiece and Georgia Tech jumped to a big halftime lead, then held on to beat Centenary 85-69 Tuesday night.

    The Yellow Jackets (9-4) opened with a 12-0 run and led 52-35 at halftime, but committed eight turnovers in the first nine minutes of the second half. Centenary (2-12) rallied to cut the deficit to 67-61 with 7:34 remaining.

    Smith, who also had 10 rebounds, then scored five straight points, including a slam dunk, and Anthony Morrow hit a 3-pointer with 5:50 left as the Yellow Jackets made an 8-0 run. The victory was Tech's first on the road this season.

    Chris Watson led the Gentlemen with 18 points, and Xavier Burnette added 16.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    GT
    CENT
    Points 85 69
    FG Made-Attempted 33-64 (.516) 26-59 (.441)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-21 (.333) 4-15 (.267)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-22 (.545) 13-18 (.722)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 18 0

    2005-06 Season

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