Women's Basketball Gameday -- Wake Forest vs. Georgia Tech
Deacons head to Atlanta to take on Georgia Tech
Jan. 30, 2013
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Wake Forest will look to continue its streak of two-straight wins on the road when it heads to Atlanta to take on Georgia Tech on Thursday, Jan. 31
Tip-off is set for 7:00 p.m. from the new McCamish Pavilion.
Where to Listen
Audio of the game will be streamed live online at WakeForestSports.com. Wake Forest Assistant Director of Athletic Communications Steven Wright will have the call.
Last Time Out
A 17-2 run gave Virginia the cushion it needed to hold on for a 69-64 victory over Wake Forest on Sunday afternoon.
The Demon Deacons committed a season-high 27 turnovers in the loss.
Asia Williams led four Deacons in double-figures with 15 points on a career-best 3-of-5 from beyond the arc.
Chelsea Douglas finished with 14 points and a team-high five assists.
Seniors Sandra Garcia and Lakevia Boykin each chipped-in with 10 points.
The Deacons outrebounded Virginia 32-27, marking the ninth time this season Wake Forest has outrebounded an opponent.
Georgia Tech enters the game with a record of 8-12 overall and 1-8 in the ACC.
The Yellow Jackets have lost their last six games.
Tyaunna Marshall leads three Jackets in double-figures at 16.0 points per game and is also averaging a team-best 8.2 rebounds per contest.
Brittany Jackson is averaging 11.1 points per game and has made a team-high 32 three-pointers.
Dawnn Maye is the third Jacket in double-figure at 10.3 ppg and she has dished-out 98 assists.
Series History With Georgia Tech
This will be the 60th all-time meeting between the two schools.
Georgia Tech holds at 36-23 edge in the series that dates back to 1979.
Both teams hold leads on their home court, with the Deacs in front 16-12 in Winston-Salem while Tech leads 21-6 in Atlanta.
The Deacs' last victory against Georgia Tech came back in 2009 when the Deacs pulled-out a 68-60 victory at home on Feb. 2.
Wake Forest remains on the road as it takes on NC State this Sunday at 2 p.m.
The Deacons won for just the third time in Raleigh with a 70-57 victory last season.
Wake also won the first meeting this season 69-56, marking the first back-to-back victories over NC State since 1996.
The Last Meeting
February 16, 2012