Georgia Tech is on the highway once more this week and might be dealing with Virginia Tech for the final time as division opponents. With the ACC going to no divisions beginning subsequent season, there’ll now not be an ACC Coastal for these two applications to share.
The large information popping out of the pregame was that Jeff Sims won’t be beginning but once more. Brent Key appeared optimistic that Sims would have the ability to go this Saturday, however as an alternative, it is going to be true freshmen Zach Pyron getting his first profession begin in the present day. Pyron noticed his first motion in opposition to Florida State final week and fared properly, going 18-28 for 198 yards and two touchdowns.
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Georgia Tech has misplaced two in a row to Virginia Tech, however the Yellow Jackets have had success profitable in Blacksburg, which is among the hardest locations to play within the nation.
Observe alongside right here all recreation for stay updates because the Yellow Jackets tackle the Hokies in the present day.
1st QuarterGeorgia Tech might be getting the ball first right here in Blacksburg. Pyron popping out now because the starter. Rain is coming down right here although, so that would have an effect on play callingThree and out for Georgia Tech on its first driveCharlie Thomas with a giant sack on third down and Virginia Tech has to puntPyron finds Luke Benson for the primary 1st down of the sport for Georgia TechPyron threw a ravishing cross to Malachi Carter to transform a third and 10. Dontae Smith into the tip zone for Georgia Tech! Yellow Jackets lead 7-0. Was a 29-yard landing run for SmithGeorgia Tech recovers the fumble in their very own territory! Big mistake by Virginia Tech. Yellow Jackets take over and lead 7-0 with 6:03 left to play within the first quarterPyron with nice motion within the pocket to get the primary down for Georgia Tech. Good job by the younger quarterback. Pyron finds E.J Jenkins for an enormous play and Georgia Tech is threatening to scoreGavin Stewart hits the sphere purpose. Georgia Tech leads 10-0. Questionable third-down play name there however the Yellow Jackets get factors off the turnover. Finish of the first quarter in Blacksburg. Georgia Tech with a 10-0 lead. Pyron is enjoying properly and the operating recreation is getting push. Excellent 1st quarter for the offense. 2nd QuarterGeorgia Tech goes to have to begin this drive on the one-yard line. Nice punt by Virginia TechGrant Wells runs into the tip zone and Virginia Tech cuts into the lead. Georgia Tech nonetheless in entrance 10-7 with 10:15 to go within the 2nd quarterThree and out for Georgia Tech. Hokies take over with 8:54 left within the first half. Georgia Tech with a close to interception on third down they usually power a Virginia Tech punt. Yellow Jackets taking up with 7:51 left within the first half. Hokies run it in and take the lead over Georgia Tech. 3:51 left within the first half and Virginia Tech leads 13-10 after the missed further level. Virginia Tech returns the punt for the landing and extends its lead over Virginia Tech 20-10Georgia Tech hits the sphere purpose on the finish of the primary half to make it 20-13 Virginia Tech. Nice remaining drive for Pyron and the offense to get some factors. Virginia Tech will get the ball after the half.
Georgia Tech truly outgained Virginia Tech within the first half 234-184, however the punt return for a landing has been the distinction. Pyron was 11-20 for 127 yards within the first half. The Yellow Jackets had 107 yards on 21 carries.
We’re underway within the second half in Blacksburg.
Wells is sacked by D’Quan Douse and Virginia Tech has to punt it away. Georgia Tech could have it for its first possession within the second half developing Pyron finds Malachi Carter for a giant 1st down after which a troublesome 1st down run by Hassan Corridor. The Yellow Jackets’ offense is transferring. Corridor has been the lead again on this drive and is operating properly. Georgia Tech is in scoring territory. Georgia Tech elects to take the factors and Stewart hits his third subject purpose of the sport. 20-16 Virginia Tech with 7:56 left within the third quarterVirginia Tech has moved previous midfield and is driving into Yellow Jackets territory againVirginia Tech bobbles one other snap however falls on it this time. Very lucky bounce for the HokiesThe Hokies self-destructed on that drive. Georgia Tech getting the ball again with an opportunity to take the lead. Pyron has his cross batted within the air and intercepted and returned for a landing. Virginia Tech now leads 27-16 with 4:03 to go within the third quarter
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