2007–08 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets men's basketball team

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2007–08 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets men's basketball
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets logo.svg
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
2007–08 record 15–17 (7–9 ACC)
Head coach Paul Hewitt
Assistant coach John O'Connor
Assistant coach Charlton Young
Assistant coach Peter Zaharis
Home arena Alexander Memorial Coliseum
Seasons
2007–08 ACC men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#1 North Carolina 14 2   .875     36 3   .923
#9 Duke 13 3   .813     28 6   .824
#22 Clemson 10 6   .625     24 10   .706
Virginia Tech 9 7   .563     21 14   .600
Miami (FL) 8 8   .500     23 11   .676
Maryland 8 8   .500     19 15   .559
Georgia Tech 7 9   .438     15 17   .469
Wake Forest 7 9   .438     17 13   .567
Florida State 7 9   .438     19 15   .559
Virginia 5 11   .313     17 16   .515
Boston College 4 12   .250     14 17   .452
NC State 4 12   .250     15 16   .484
2008 ACC Tournament winner
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2007–08 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets men's basketball team plays college basketball for the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in the National Collegiate Athletic Association. The head coach was Paul Hewitt who led the team to a 15–17 record overall (7–9 in the Atlantic Coast Conference).

Roster[edit]

Information from 2007-08 roster, subject to change.

Name Number Position Height Weight Year Hometown
Lewis Clinch 0 G 6-3 195 Junior Cordele, Georgia
Matt Causey 2 G 6-0 186 Redshirt Senior Gainesville, Georgia
Maurice Miller 3 G 6-1 181 Freshman Memphis, Tennessee
Ra'Sean Dickey 4 F-C 6-10 250 Senior Clio, South Carolina
Lance Storrs 10 G 6-4 212 Freshman Decatur, Georgia
Ty Anderson 14 G 6-4 197 Sophomore Watkinsville, Georgia
Anthony Morrow 23 G 6-5 210 Senior Charlotte, North Carolina
Gary Cage 24 G 6-0 188 Junior Atlanta, Georgia
Gani Lawal 31 F 6-8 216 Freshman Riverdale, Georgia
Jeremis Smith 32 F 6-8 236 Senior Fort Worth, Texas
Brad Sheehan 34 F-C 6-11 220 RS Freshman Latham, New York
Zach Peacock 35 F 6-8 235 Sophomore Miami, Florida
Alade Aminu 41 F-C 6-10 225 Junior Stone Mountain, Georgia

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Location Time (EST) Result Overall Conf. Preview Recap
Exhibition Games
November 2, 2007 Carson-Newman Alexander Memorial ColiseumAtlanta, GA 7:00 PM W 126-86
Regular Season
November 9, 2007 UNC Greensboro Alexander Memorial Coliseum • Atlanta, GA 6:00 PM L 83-74 0-1 0-0
November 11, 2007 @ Tennessee State Gentry CenterNashville, TN 6:00 PM W 99-85 1-1 0-0
November 16, 2007 vs. Charlotte1 Sports and Fitness CenterSaint Thomas, USVI 3:00 PM W 82-77 2-1 0-0 [1]
November 18, 2007 vs. Winthrop1 Sports and Fitness Center • Saint Thomas, USVI 8:00 PM L 79-73 2-2 0-0 [1]
November 19, 2007 vs. Notre Dame1 Sports and Fitness Center • Saint Thomas, USVI 6:00 PM W 70-69 3-2 0-0 [1]
November 27, 2007 @ #15 Indiana2 Assembly HallBloomington, IN 7:00 PM L 83-79 3-3 0-0 [2]
December 1, 2007 @ Vanderbilt Memorial GynasiumNashville, TN 1:00 PM L 79-92 3-4 0-0
December 5, 2007 @ Georgia State GSU Sports Arena • Atlanta, GA 9:00 PM W 72-67 4-4 0-0
December 18, 2007 #3 Kansas Alexander Memorial Coliseum • Atlanta, GA 7:00 PM L 66-71 4-5 0-0
December 22, 2007 Centenary Alexander Memorial Coliseum • Atlanta, GA 2:00 PM W 86-41 5-5 0-0
December 27, 2007 Tennessee Tech Alexander Memorial Coliseum • Atlanta, GA 7:00 PM W 83-63 6-5 0-0
December 30, 2007 Florida State Alexander Memorial Coliseum • Atlanta, GA 5:30 PM L 66-64 6-6 0-1
January 6, 2008 Presbyterian Alexander Memorial Coliseum • Atlanta, GA 1:00 PM W 77-64 7-6 0-1
January 9, 2008 @ Georgia Stegeman ColiseumAthens, GA 7:30 PM L 79-72 6-7 0-1
January 12, 2008 @ #25 Miami BankUnited CenterCoral Gables, FL 2:00 PM L 78-68 7-8 0-2
January 16, 2008 #1 North Carolina Alexander Memorial Coliseum • Atlanta, GA 9:00 PM L 83-82 7-9 0-3
January 19, 2008 Virginia Tech Alexander Memorial Coliseum • Atlanta, GA 1:00 PM W 81-70 8-9 1-3
January 23, 2008 NC State RBC CenterRaleigh, NC 7:00 PM W 77-74 9-9 2-3
January 27, 2008 Virginia John Paul Jones ArenaCharlottesville, VA 4:30 PM W 92-82 10-9 3-3
February 2, 2008 Maryland Alexander Memorial Coliseum • Atlanta, GA 12:00 PM L 88-86 10-10 3-4
February 6, 2008 Wake Forest Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial ColiseumWinston-Salem, NC 7:00 PM W 89-83 11-10 4-4
*Conference games in bold. 1Paradise Jam Tournament 2ACC–Big Ten Challenge

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Tech to Open With Charlotte in Paradise Jam". RamblinWreck.com. Georgia Tech Athletic Association. 2007-05-16. Retrieved 2007-05-20. 
  2. ^ "Tech to Visit Indiana for Big Ten/ACC Challenge". RamblinWreck.com. Georgia Tech Athletic Association. 2007-04-17. Retrieved 2007-05-20.