Rice vs Georgia Tech

Georgia Tech 54, Rice 36

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Marcus Georges-Hunt had 11 points and nine rebounds to lead Georgia Tech to a 54-36 victory over Rice on Thursday night in an opening-round game of the DirecTV Classic.

Georgia Tech (3-0) opened the second half with a 13-3 run, including a 12-footer and a 3-pointer by Brandon Reed 32 seconds apart. Georges-Hunt, a freshman, capped the rally on a pair of free throws, giving the Yellow Jackets a 38-22 lead with 15:11 remaining.

Rice (1-3) went 7:36 without a field goal during that stretch, which was sandwiched by 3-pointers from Owls reserve guard Austin Ramljak. The junior, who grew up in nearby Thousand Oaks and began his collegiate career at Ventura College, led the Owls with 18 points and shot 6 for 12 from the field - all of his shots coming from 3-point range.

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Scoreboard
Rice (1-3)191736
Georgia Tech (3-0) «272754

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Rice Owls
S. Gearhart, F281-50-02223
R. Wilson, F170-20-00030
T. Jackson, G322-113-45229
J. DeBose, G310-60-25210
M. Guercy, G230-40-01010
A. Ramljak296-120-040318
K. Washington252-72-26116
D. Peera90-10-00200
B. Firozgary60-00-10000
N. Kapic00-00-00000
Totals 11-485-92691336
 22.9%55.6% 
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
R. Carter, F213-61-25117
D. Miller, C251-23-43305
M. Georges-Hunt, G284-92-292111
M. Udofia, G244-70-24329
B. Reed, G183-60-07017
J. Morris192-90-09034
K. Holsey183-53-36219
C. Bolden151-40-03122
P. Jordan150-20-03010
J. Royal140-30-01010
B. Doyle30-10-00010
Totals 21-549-1350121454
 38.9%69.2% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
La. Tech0-05-020
Middle Tenn.0-04-131
Old Dominion0-04-133
So. Miss0-02-1294
Marshall0-03-2254
North Texas0-03-2244
UT-San Antonio0-03-2197
UAB0-03-3297
Charlotte0-02-2288
Western Ky.0-02-2312
FAU0-02-3260
FIU0-02-3342
Rice0-01-3278
UTEP0-01-3323

ACC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Duke0-05-040
NC State0-05-0150
Notre Dame0-05-039
Syracuse0-05-071
Florida St.0-04-030
Miami (Fla.)0-04-0103
Virginia0-04-023
Louisville0-03-026
N. Carolina0-03-014
Boston College0-05-1161
Clemson0-04-119
Va. Tech0-04-1124
Georgia Tech0-02-1213
Pittsburgh0-01-4243
Wake Forest0-01-4263
 
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