Stephen Morris threw for three touchdowns, Duke Johnson rushed for 184 yards and No. 14 Miami remained unbeaten after shaking off a problematic opening quarter to beat Georgia Tech 45-30 on Saturday.
There’s one team in the Atlantic Coast Conference that keeps defensive coordinators up late at night trying to scheme to beat it, this week’s opponents for the University of Miami, the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets.
From suspensions to injuries, the Miami Hurricanes defense has seen it all this season. Heading into Saturday’s game against Georgia Tech, Miami has yet to have the same 11 defensive players on the field to start a game this season.
The Miami Hurricanes won’t go gently into that good night just yet. Thursday night, the Canes moved on in the ACC Tournament by ending Georgia Tech’s season.
The University of Miami Hurricanes topped No. 20 Georgia Tech 24-7 on Saturday — holding the high-octane Yellow Jackets more than 300 yards and nearly 36 points below their season averages entering the game.
When he was at Navy, Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson left a lasting impression on Miami’s Al Golden, and on Saturday the Hurricanes play host to Johnson and the 20th-ranked Yellow Jackets in a game that looms as critical for both teams.
A stinging loss to the Georgia Tech’s Yellow Jackets has blown the Miami Hurricanes out of the Atlantic coast Conference Tournament.
The Hurricanes blew Georgia Tech away in the women’s basketball season closer Sunday, winning 11 points ahead of Tech.