THE FLATS – Georgia Tech men’s basketball’s game against NC State, scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 16 in Raleigh, N.C., has been postponed due to Covid-19-related protocols within the Wolfpack program. No makeup date has been determined. The Yellow Jackets, who have had their last three games against Notre Dame, Louisville and Pittsburgh postponed, have resumed athletic activities in accordance with the ACC Medical Advisory Group’s guidelines.
Last Week on the Flats Women’s Basketball (6-3 Overall, 2-0 Last Week) Polls - AP: NR / Coaches: NR Nerd Stuff - NET: #31 / RPI: #18 The Jackets had a rough week the last time we checked in on them, but we have much more positive news to share in the second week of January. Perhaps the most interesting consequence of their two wins, though, is that they actually slipped a few spots in the NET rankings, after handling Clemson, a quality opponent who has been receiving votes in both polls, and bar...
THE FLATS – Despite the continued challenges associated with the Covid-19 pandemic, Georgia Tech student-athletes continued to excel academically during the recently completed fall semester. Most notably, Georgia Tech’s 424 student-athletes (a record number) posted a 3.10 grade point average for the fall semester. It marked the fifth-straight semester and the seventh time in the last 11 semesters that Tech student-athletes have compiled a 3.0 GPA or higher.