Yellow Jackets vs Tar Heels Final: 30-24 - Recap
|Yellow Jackets vs Tar Heels Final: 30-24 - Recap|
The Tar Heels had no answer for Anthony Allen on Saturday as the Yellow Jackets rolled to a 30-24 win at Kenan Stadium.
Georgia Tech was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 52.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Joshua Nesbitt completed 3 of 4 pass attempts for 76 yards for the Yellow Jackets in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Johnny White rushed for 113 yards for North Carolina, while Shaun Draughn added 22 yards. T.J. Yates threw for 209 yards for the Tar Heels, while receivers Erik Highsmith and Zack Pianalto had 71 and 62 yards respectively.
Georgia Tech outgained North Carolina 448-352 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-18 by the Yellow Jackets.
Georgia Tech led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 35:00/25:00 split in that important category.
Georgia Tech looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against North Carolina State. North Carolina will aim to get back on the winning track at Rutgers.