12:00 PM ET, January 31, 2009
McCamish Pavilion, Atlanta, Georgia
ATLANTA -- It took a lot to overshadow a rare Atlantic Coast Conference matchup of brothers, both of whom had a double-double.Iman Shumpert found a way.The freshman hit a pull-up jumper with one second remaining to lift Georgia Tech to its first ACC win, a 76-74 upset of Wake Forest (No. 4 ESPN/USA Today, No. 6 AP) on Saturday.
• Wake Forest, fresh off its victory over top-ranked Duke, lost for the second time in its past three games.
• Freshman Al-Farouq Aminu led Wake with 17 points and 11 rebounds, and his older brother Alade Aminu had 10 points, 13 rebounds and a career-high six blocks for Georgia Tech. It was only the second matchup of brothers on opposing teams in ACC history.
• Georgia Tech's win was its first over a top-five opponent since 2005.
-- ESPN research and The Associated Press
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||29-65 (.446)||25-61 (.410)|
|3P Made-Attempted||6-11 (.545)||3-18 (.167)|
|FT Made-Attempted||10-17 (.588)||23-30 (.767)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||25 (0/0)||18 (0/0)|
Next 5 Games
ACC Conference Standings
|TEAM||CONF W-L||TOTAL W-L|
|#6 North Carolina||13-3||28-4|
|#4 Wake Forest||11-5||24-6|
|North Carolina State||6-10||16-14|
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