Georgia Tech 77, Presbyterian 64

By: associated press
By: associated press

ATLANTA (AP) -- Anthony Morrow scored 16 points and freshmen Moe
Miller and Gani Lawal in Georgia Tech's 77-64 victory over Presbyterian.

The Yellow Jackets (7-6) led by 15 on Morrow's 3-pointer with 17 minutes remaining, but Presbyterian only trailed by two on Josh Johnson's 3 with 3:33 remaining in yesterday's game.

Tech answered with another 3 by Morrow, a steal and dunk by D'Andre Bell and a basket by Lawal to make it 71-62 with 1:54 left.

The Blue Hose (1-19), playing their first season in Division One yesterday before debuting next year in the Big South Conference, have lost 11 straight games, all on the road.

Pierre Miller had 18 points for Presbyterian, which never led after Al'lonzo Coleman's free throw made it 19-17.

The Blue Hose were playing their third game in five days against an Atlantic Coast Conference opponent, losing by seven at North Carolina State and by 12 at Wake Forest.

Coleman finished with 15 points. Johnson and Pat Kiscaden each had 12.

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