Tigers vs Yellow Jackets Final: 47-31 - Recap
|Tigers vs Yellow Jackets Final: 47-31 - Recap|
Tajh Boyd led the way with 397 passing yards on Saturday as the Tigers picked up a 47-31 victory over the Yellow Jackets at Memorial Stadium.
The Tigers were a 11-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 71.5.
Andre Ellington rushed for 82 yards, while Tajh Boyd added 63 yards in the win. DeAndre Hopkins and Andre Ellington added 173 and 47 receiving yards respectively.
Orwin Smith rushed for 117 yards for Georgia Tech, while Tevin Washington added 104 yards. Tevin Washington threw for 144 yards for the Yellow Jackets, while receivers Anthony Autry and Orwin Smith had 53 and 32 yards respectively.
Georgia Tech was outgained by Clemson 601-483 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 31-17 by the Tigers.
Georgia Tech lost the time of possession battle 32:01/27:59, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Clemson heads into a Week 8 battle against Virginia Tech. Georgia Tech, meanwhile, will have their next action against Boston College.