Georgia Tech upsets No. 6 Clemson 31-17

ATLANTA (AP) — Tevin Washington rushed for 176 yards and broke the two longest runs of his career, leading Georgia Tech to a 31-17 upset of No. 6 Clemson and likely snuffing out the Tigers' national title hopes Saturday night.

ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Tevin Washington #13 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets dives for a touchdown against Xavier Brewer #29 of the Clemson Tigers at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Clemson v Georgia Tech
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Tevin Washington #13 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets dives for a touchdown against Xavier Brewer #29 of the Clemson Tigers at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Orwin Smith #17 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets scores a touchdown against Jonathan Willard #46 and Xavier Brewer #29 of the Clemson Tigers at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Clemson v Georgia Tech
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Orwin Smith #17 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets scores a touchdown against Jonathan Willard #46 and Xavier Brewer #29 of the Clemson Tigers at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Orwin Smith #17 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets scores a touchdown against Xavier Brewer #29 of the Clemson Tigers at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Clemson v Georgia Tech
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Orwin Smith #17 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets scores a touchdown against Xavier Brewer #29 of the Clemson Tigers at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Tevin Washington #13 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets passes downfield against the Clemson Tigers at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Clemson v Georgia Tech
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Tevin Washington #13 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets passes downfield against the Clemson Tigers at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Anthony Williams #56 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets is carried in the air by fans after their 31-17 win over the Clemson Tigers at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Clemson v Georgia Tech
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Anthony Williams #56 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets is carried in the air by fans after their 31-17 win over the Clemson Tigers at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Stephen Hill #5 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets fails to pull in this reception against Darius Robinson #21 of the Clemson Tigers at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Clemson v Georgia Tech
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Stephen Hill #5 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets fails to pull in this reception against Darius Robinson #21 of the Clemson Tigers at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: D.J. Howard #22 of the Clemson Tigers is tackled by T.J. Barnes #90 and Rashaad Reid #28 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Clemson v Georgia Tech
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: D.J. Howard #22 of the Clemson Tigers is tackled by T.J. Barnes #90 and Rashaad Reid #28 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Tajh Boyd #10 of the Clemson Tigers checks the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets defense at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Clemson v Georgia Tech
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Tajh Boyd #10 of the Clemson Tigers checks the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets defense at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Garry Peters #38 of the Clemson Tigers looks on from the sideline in the final minutes of their 31-17 loss to Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Clemson v Georgia Tech
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Garry Peters #38 of the Clemson Tigers looks on from the sideline in the final minutes of their 31-17 loss to Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Jaron Brown #18 of the Clemson Tigers is tackled by Jeremiah Attaochu #45, Isaiah Johnson #1 and Logan Walls #96 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Clemson v Georgia Tech
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Jaron Brown #18 of the Clemson Tigers is tackled by Jeremiah Attaochu #45, Isaiah Johnson #1 and Logan Walls #96 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Tevin Washington #13 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets is sacked by Andre Branch #40 of the Clemson Tigers at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Clemson v Georgia Tech
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Tevin Washington #13 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets is sacked by Andre Branch #40 of the Clemson Tigers at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: D.J. Howard #22 of the Clemson Tigers rushes against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Clemson v Georgia Tech
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: D.J. Howard #22 of the Clemson Tigers rushes against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Tajh Boyd #10 of the Clemson Tigers reacts in the final seconds of their 31-17 loss to the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Clemson v Georgia Tech
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Tajh Boyd #10 of the Clemson Tigers reacts in the final seconds of their 31-17 loss to the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Tevin Washington #13 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets celebrates a touchdown against the Clemson Tigers with Darren Waller #88 at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Clemson v Georgia Tech
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 29: Tevin Washington #13 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets celebrates a touchdown against the Clemson Tigers with Darren Waller #88 at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 29, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

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