Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
2021-22 report: 12-20, 5-15 within the ACC
Head Coach: Josh Pastner
Tenure at Georgia Tech: Seventh season
Profession teaching report: 261-169
House courtroom: McCamish Pavilion
Starters: G Kyle Sturdivant, G Lance Terry, G Dallan “Deebo” Coleman, F Ja’von Franklin, C Rodney Howard
Bench: G Deivon Smith, G Tristan Maxwell, G Miles Kelly, F Jordan Meka, F Jalon Moore, F Cyril Martynov
Overview: One 12 months faraway from an ACC championship and NCAA event look, the Yellow Jackets dissatisfied final season. Ending solely above N.C. State within the convention standings, Georgia Tech was unable to duplicate their earlier success. The Yellow Jackets fell to Louisville within the first spherical of the ACC event, ending their season. Sadly for head coach Josh Pastner and Georgia Tech, issues aren’t essentially trying up in Atlanta anytime quickly. The Yellow Jackets misplaced their two highest scorers from final season, together with their sole All-ACC consultant in Michael Devoe, and likewise noticed 30-game starter Khalid Moore switch to Fordham.
Two starters return for Georgia Tech—Kyle Sturdivant and Rodney Howard—and two strong transfers enter this system. Ahead Ja’von Franklin averaged 12.2 factors in 31 begins at South Alabama the place he was named All-Solar Belt, and Lance Terry posted 14.3 factors per sport as a beginning guard at Gardner-Webb. Each newcomers may very well be affect gamers and are doubtless starters this season. The Yellow Jackets as a complete, nonetheless, will doubtless not have the firepower to contend in lots of convention video games this season. The mass exodus of stars from the ACC championship roster from two seasons in the past mixed with an absence of incoming expertise to interchange them leaves Pastner and Georgia Tech staring down one other season close to the underside of the convention standings.
Group ceiling: Terry and Franklin adapt to the Energy 5 stage tremendously, Sturdivant and Howard excel of their second 12 months as starters and the depth items are in a position to be environment friendly whereas on the ground to maintain video games shut. Georgia Tech is ready to begin rebuilding its program and the crew that was picked to complete final within the ACC preseason ballot posts a middle-of-the-pack season.
Group flooring: The expertise drawback for the Yellow Jackets is extraordinarily noticeable in almost each ACC sport and the depth is sort of non-existent. The Georgia Tech program continues to plummet and Pastner is fired following a final place end within the convention.
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