Georgia Tech vs. Clemson: Full Game Preview

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Georgia Tech vs. Clemson: Full Game Preview
Georgia Tech
(11-7, 0-5 away)
Clemson
(11-8, 9-3 home)
Venue: Littlejohn Coliseum
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, January 29, 2013
Team Leaders
Points Rebounds Assists
Georgia Tech M Georges-Hunt 10.5 R Carter 6.9 M Udofia 3.0
Clemson D Booker 12.6 D Booker 7.9 R Hall 3.9

On Tuesday, Georgia Tech travels to Littlejohn Coliseum to take on Clemson. The game gets underway at 7:00 EST and it can be seen on RSN or ESPN3.com. The Yellow Jackets are 2-7 against the Tigers over the last four years. They fell 56-37 on 2/21/2012, the last time they met.

Georgia Tech is 11th in the ACC and Clemson is in 7th. Both teams continue to jockey for position.

The 20 points and 6 rebounds by Robert Carter helped the Yellow Jackets to an 82-62 cakewalk over Wake Forest on January 26th. He is averaging 10.4 points per game while also contributing a team-high 6.9 rebounds per game. For the Tigers, Milton Jennings put up 28 points and 14 rebounds in the 77-70 win over Virginia Tech on January 27th. He is averaging 10.8 points and 6.3 rebounds per game.

Clemson StatSmack

  • Diaper Dandies love us. Georgia Tech has recruited more McDonald's All-Americans out of high school than Clemson (18 vs 5).
  • Georgia Tech does a better job contesting shots (34.5% allowed vs 38.2% allowed) than Clemson this season.
  • Georgia Tech can actually jump, with more rebounds (38.7 per game vs 34.8 per game) than Clemson this season.
  • Georgia Tech has more Final Four appearances over the last 10 years than Clemson (1 vs 0).
  • Georgia Tech players are more experienced than Clemson players (11,689 minutes played vs 7,869 minutes played).
  • Mfon Udofia is ranked 10th in the ACC in assists.
  • Daniel Miller is ranked 45th nationally in blocks.
  • The Georgia Tech blocks leader (Daniel Miller) has more blocks than the Clemson blocks leader (K.J. McDaniels).
  • We win when it counts, too. Georgia Tech has more NCAA Tournament wins over the last 10 years than Clemson (7 vs 1).
  • Georgia Tech is bigger. The average weight of the top 8 players on Georgia Tech is 220 lbs compared to 205 lbs for Clemson.
  • At least you keep showing up. Georgia Tech has an average margin of victory of 11 over Clemson in 31 wins since 1980.
GT Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B- Robert Carter 26 10 7 1 1 1 1
B- Daniel Miller 28 8 7 2 1 2 1
B- M. Georges-Hunt 27 11 5 1 1 0 1
C+ Mfon Udofia 29 10 3 3 1 0 2
C+ Kammeon Holsey 19 9 5 1 0 0 2
C Chris Bolden 21 6 2 1 1 0 1
C- Brandon Reed 19 5 3 1 0 0 1
C- Jason Morris 16 5 3 1 1 0 1
D+ Solomon Poole 10 2 1 1 1 0 2
D+ S. Poole, Jr. 10 3 2 1 0 0 1
D Aaron Peek 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
D Brooks Doyle 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
D Julian Royal 7 1 1 0 0 0 1
D Pierre Jordan 9 0 1 1 1 0 1
CLEM Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B Devin Booker 31 13 8 1 1 1 2
B- Milton Jennings 29 11 6 2 1 1 2
B- K.J. McDaniels 27 11 5 1 1 2 2
C Rod Hall 29 7 2 4 1 0 2
C Adonis Filer 21 7 3 2 1 0 1
C- Jordan Roper 19 6 1 1 1 0 1
C- D. Harrison 20 6 3 1 1 0 1
D+ T.J. Sapp 15 4 1 1 0 0 0
D B. Sullivan 11 2 2 0 0 0 0
D Josh Smith 6 1 1 0 0 0 0
D Landry Nnoko 7 1 2 0 0 0 1
D- Carson Fields 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
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