Citadel 41
Gatech 73
Date of game: 12/22/2012

Recap: Georgia Tech vs. Citadel

Atlanta, GA (Sports Network) - Kammeon Holsey scored a game-high 14 points to help the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets complete a 73-41 rout of The Citadel Bulldogs in a non-conference bout at McCamish Pavilion.

Marcus Georges-Hunt added 12 points for Georgia Tech (8-2), which also got nine points and 10 rebounds from Robert Carter Jr. The Yellow Jackets had a collective effort as 13 different players saw the floor and 10 of them managed to score at least two points.

The Citadel (3-7) really struggled on the offensive end as its starting five shot a collective 9-of-43 from the floor. Mike Groselle and Lawrence Miller netted nine points each while Stephen Elmore contributed eight points and 10 rebounds.

Georgia Tech managed to build a double-digit advantage on the scoreboard less than five minutes after tip-off and never looked back. The Bulldogs made just 19.4 percent of their field goals including just 1-of-11 from three-point range in the first half, enabling the Yellow Jackets to take a 41-16 lead at the intermission.

The Citadel improved to 32.1 percent shooting in the second half, but the Yellow Jackets outscored the visitors, 26-8, in the paint over the final 20 minutes to extend their lead.

Georgia Tech also held a dominant 51-33 edge in the rebounding battle on the way to its fourth win in a row.

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