Chestnut Hill, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - Trae Golden scored a game-high 24
points to lead the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets to a 68-60 win over the Boston
College Eagles in an ACC conflict at Conte Forum.
Kammeon Holsey added 13 points and Chris Bolden tallied 11 off the bench for
Georgia Tech (11-8, 2-4 ACC), which snapped a two-game losing streak.
Boston College (5-14, 1-5) was paced by 19 points from Olivier Hanlan and 14
from Lonnie Jackson. The Eagles have dropped three straight.
Georgia Tech shot a scorching 73.9 percent from the floor, including a 6-of-8
showing from beyond the arc, in the first half, to take a 42-27 lead at
halftime. Boston College had only nine field goals in the period.
After the break the Eagles shot 46.2 percent from the floor, but it was not
enough to catch the Yellow Jackets, who, despite hitting only 32 percent from
the floor, knocked down 8-of-9 at the free-throw line to secure the victory.
Georgia Tech won despite having scoring deficits in the paint (26-14) and off
of turnovers (13-6).
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