cloudy.png
Tuesday January 21st, 2020 8:56AM

BCU puts streak on line vs Ga. Tech

By The Associated Press

Bethune-Cookman (5-2) vs. Georgia Tech (2-2)

McCamish Pavilion, Atlanta; Sunday, 6 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Bethune-Cookman looks for its fifth straight win of the season as it faces Georgia Tech. Bethune-Cookman is looking to extend its current four-game winning streak. Georgia Tech lost 62-61 in overtime loss at home to Arkansas on Monday.

LEADING THE WAY: Georgia Tech's Michael Devoe has averaged 22.5 points and five rebounds while James Banks III has put up 13.8 points, 9.3 rebounds and 4.5 blocks. For the Wildcats, Cletrell Pope has averaged 13.7 points, 12.6 rebounds and 2.3 blocks while Isaiah Bailey has put up 13.9 points.MIGHTY MICHAEL: Devoe has connected on 68.8 percent of the 16 3-pointers he's attempted and has made 8 of 12 over the last three games. He's also converted 76 percent of his free throws this season.

ACCOUNTING FOR ASSISTS: The Wildcats have recently used assists to create baskets more often than the Yellow Jackets. Georgia Tech has 27 assists on 71 field goals (38 percent) over its past three outings while Bethune-Cookman has assists on 43 of 81 field goals (53.1 percent) during its past three games.

TENACIOUS TECH: Georgia Tech has held opposing teams to 34.6 percent shooting from the field this year, the lowest percentage among all Division I teams.

___

For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP_Top25

___

This was generated by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.com

  • Associated Categories: Associated Press (AP), AP Sports, AP Online Basketball, College Sports, AP Online - Georgia News, AP Sports - Men's College Basketball
© Copyright 2020 AccessWDUN.com
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
UK police: Suspect in attack had served time for terrorism
UK police: Suspect in deadly London stabbings had served time for terrorism
6:38AM ( 13 minutes ago )
Dutch police continue hunt for attacker who stabbed 3
Dutch police continue hunt for attacker who stabbed 3 youth on busy shopping street
6:34AM ( 17 minutes ago )
Hong Kong elders, youths vow to keep up pro-democracy fight
Hundreds of silver-haired activists have joined young protesters for a unity rally at a Hong Kong park, vowing that their monthslong movement will not fade away until there is greater democracy in the Chinese territory
5:23AM ( 1 hour ago )
Associated Press (AP)
Lamb, Warren lead Pacers past Young, Hawks in OT
Jeremy Lamb scored 20 points, T.J. Warren hit a go-ahead 3-pointer and the Indiana Pacers outlasted Trae Young and the Atlanta Hawks 105-104 in overtime Friday night Young matched his career high with 49 points in the Hawks’ ninth straight loss
10:54PM ( 7 hours ago )
Duncan’s late FG lifts No. 19 Iowa past Cornhuskers 27-24
Keith Duncan kicked a 48-yard field goal with one second left, giving No. 19 Iowa a 27-24 win over Nebraska
9:28PM ( 9 hours ago )
Flames coach Bill Peters quits; accused of slurs, abuse
Calgary coach Bill Peters resigns amid allegations of slurs, player abuse in previous jobs
8:47PM ( 10 hours ago )
AP Sports
Dinwiddie has 32, Nets beat Celtics as Irving sits again
Spencer Dinwiddie, with Irving again unable to face former team, leads Nets past Celtics 112-107
4:05PM ( 14 hours ago )
After time in the wilderness, Louis CK is welcomed in Israel
Two years after sexual misconduct revelations cratered his career, comedian Louis C.K. gets a warm welcome in Israel
11:40AM ( 19 hours ago )
Mannion’s layup gives No. 14 Arizona 93-91 win vs Pepperdine
Nico Mannion’s fast-break layup with 4 seconds remaining gave No. 14 Arizona a 93-91 victory over Pepperdine at the Wooden Legacy
2:53AM ( 1 day ago )
AP Online Basketball
Georgia vs Georgia Tech: A rivalry that lost its luster
Georgia-Georgia Tech rivalry has become ‘Clean, Old-Fashioned Domination’
10:06AM ( 20 hours ago )
Gee whiz: Peeing dog celebration costs Ole Miss in Egg Bowl
Luke Logan missed a 35-yard extra point after Mississippi receiver Elijah Moore was penalized for celebrating a touchdown by crawling and pretending to urinate like a dog, and Mississippi State ended up with a 21-20 victory in the 116th Egg Bowl
12:14AM ( 1 day ago )
Ole Miss falls in Egg Bowl after urinating dog celebration
Luke Logan missed a 35-yard extra point after Mississippi receiver Elijah Moore was penalized for celebrating a touchdown by crawling and pretending to urinate like a dog, and Mississippi State ended up with a 21-20 victory in the 116th Egg Bowl
12:04AM ( 1 day ago )
College Sports
QB Ryan spends night under heavy pressure in Falcons’ loss
Matt Ryan was sacked nine times, tying a career high, and the 2016 NFL MVP committed three second-half turnovers in the Atlanta Falcons’ 26-18 loss to New Orleans
4:05AM ( 1 day ago )
Saints beat Falcons to clinch 3rd straight NFC South title
Saints clinch 3rd straight NFC South title with 26-18 win over Falcons as Taysom Hill blocks punt, scores 2 TDs
1:34AM ( 1 day ago )
Saints beat Falcons to clinch third straight NFC South title
Saints clinch third straight NFC South title with 26-18 win over Falcons as Taysom Hill blocks punt, scores 2 TDs
11:44PM ( 1 day ago )
AP Online - Georgia News
NCAA denies Memphis’ appeal of Wiseman suspension
NCAA denies Memphis’ appeal of heralded freshman center James Wiseman’s 12-game suspension
1:42PM ( 2 days ago )
Stephen F. Austin stuns No. 1 Duke, 85-83 in OT
Nathan Bain hit a breakaway layup at the overtime buzzer and Stephen F. Austin stunned No. 1 Duke 85-83, ending the Blue Devils’ 150-game home winning streak against nonconference opponents
3:41AM ( 3 days ago )
NCAA rejects Missouri appeal, postseason ban looms
NCAA rejects appeal by the University of Missouri to limit or overturn sanctions for infractions tied to the case of a former tutor
6:47PM ( 3 days ago )
AP Sports - Men's College Basketball
UK police: Suspect in attack had served time for terrorism
UK police: Suspect in deadly London stabbings had served time for terrorism
6:38AM ( 14 minutes ago )
Dutch police continue hunt for attacker who stabbed 3
Dutch police continue hunt for attacker who stabbed 3 youth on busy shopping street
6:34AM ( 18 minutes ago )
Hong Kong elders, youths vow to keep up pro-democracy fight
Hundreds of silver-haired activists have joined young protesters for a unity rally at a Hong Kong park, vowing that their monthslong movement will not fade away until there is greater democracy in the Chinese territory
5:23AM ( 1 hour ago )
Vietnam receives last of 39 remains of trafficking victims
The last remains of the 39 Vietnamese who died while being smuggled in a truck to England last month have been repatriated to their home country
4:48AM ( 2 hours ago )
Albania’s search for quake victims ends; death toll up to 50
Albania’s search for quake victims ends with death toll up to 50
4:33AM ( 2 hours ago )