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.