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Georgia Tech Loses To Paul Hewitt's Former Squad Siena 62-57

Albany, NY (Sports Network) - Ryan Rossiter scored 19 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as the Siena Saints rallied for a 62-57 win over the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in a non-conference clash at the Times Union Center.

Kyle Downey scored 12 points for the Saints (4-6), who snapped a two-game losing streak. OD Anosike added 11 points and eight boards, while Davis Martens collected nine caroms.

Glen Rice scored 15 points for the Yellow Jackets (6-5). Iman Shumpert added 10 points, while Daniel Miller collected 10 rebounds.

Georgia Tech led 36-30 at halftime after going 16-of-36 from the floor in the first half.

Siena rallied to take a 43-42 lead with 13:01 left in regulation and never trailed again.

The Saints, who hit just 21-of-57 from the floor, were playing their first game since December 13.

 

Tech returns to action December 27th against Fordham at home. Because of the bowl game, the tip-off was moved up to 12 p.m. EST. For more on the Jackets, head to From The Rumble Seat. 

Photographs by coka_koehler used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.