Alabama State vs. Georgia Tech preview: Jackets go for 3rd win in a row

USA TODAY Sports

Georgia Tech hosts Alabama State on Monday night as its seven-game homestand continues. The Jackets are going for their best start since 2009-10.

The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets will try to extend their winning streak to three games when they take on Alabama State Monday night. The Jackets are 6-2 so far this year, with losses to California and Illinois. A win over the Hornets would give Georgia Tech its best start since the 2009-10 season.

Marcus Georges-Hunt leads the Jackets in scoring with an average of 11.8 points per game. Mfon Udofia is averaging 10 points per game and is the only other player on the team with an average in double figures. Robert Carter Jr. is the team's leading rebounder.

The Hornets come into the game at 1-8 overall, their lone victory coming over Troy. They are shooting 34.2 percent from three-point range, but they rank 240th nationally in two-point field goal percentage and 346th in free throw shooting percentage. Three players are averaging double-digit points so far this season.

Game time: 7 p.m. ET

TV: Regional Sports Network (Fox Sports South in the southeast)

Check out the SB Nation Channel on YouTube

In This Article

Teams
Players

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SB Nation Atlanta

You must be a member of SB Nation Atlanta to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Atlanta. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Atlanta

You must be a member of SB Nation Atlanta to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Atlanta. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.