Scores

Final

NC State 61

(18-15, 5-11 ACC)

(15) Georgia Tech 87

(24-7, 12-4 ACC)

Coverage: ESPNU/WatchESPN

11:00 AM ET, March 3, 2012

Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina

1 2 T
NCST 32 2961
#15GT 50 3787

Top Performers

North Carolina State: M. Goodwin-Coleman 13 Pts, 1 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl

Georgia Tech: T. Marshall 20 Pts, 9 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Blk

Georgia Tech reaches 1st conference title game since 1992

Associated Press

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Tyaunna Marshall scored 16 of her 20 points in the first half and Georgia Tech (No. 18 ESPN/USA Today, No. 15 AP) claimed a spot in the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game by routing North Carolina State 87-61 on Saturday.

Metra Walthour added 13 points for the fourth-seeded Yellow Jackets (24-7). They led by as much as 36, shot 53 percent and built a 53-28 rebounding advantage to reach their first title game since 1992.

Sasha Goodlett had 12 points and 10 rebounds to help Georgia Tech win its seventh straight and beat the Wolfpack for the third time.

Myisha Goodwin-Coleman had 13 points, Kody Burke added 12 and Marissa Kastanek had 10 for ninth-seeded N.C. State (18-15), which never got closer than 18 after halftime.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NCST
GT
Points 61 87
FG Made-Attempted 19-61 (.311) 32-60 (.533)
3P Made-Attempted 4-15 (.267) 7-17 (.412)
FT Made-Attempted 19-29 (.655) 16-23 (.696)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 25 (0/0)
Largest Lead 3 36

Game Leaders

 
NCST
GT
PointsM. Goodwin-Coleman 13T. Marshall 20
ReboundsB. Holston 5S. Goodlett 10
AssistsM. Goodwin-Coleman 3M. Walthour 6
StealsM. Goodwin-Coleman 3M. Bennett 2
BlocksK. Burke 1S. Goodlett 1

2011-12 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
Jan 2, 2012 GT 76, @NCST 66Recap | Box Score
Feb 2, 2012 @GT 75, NCST 68Recap | Box Score
» Mar 3, 2012 @GT 87, NCST 61Recap | Box Score