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2012-13 Boston College Basketball: Georgia Tech Game Thread (Noon, ACC Network)

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Boston College will conclude its regular season when it hosts Georgia Tech on Saturday at noon inside Conte Forum. The game will be aired on the ACC Network (myTV38 in New England), ESPN3 and WEEI Radio (850 AM).

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Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (16-13, 6-11 ACC) vs. Boston College Eagles (14-16, 6-11 ACC)

Time: Noon Eastern
Date: Saturday, March 9, 2013
Place: Chestnut Hill, Mass.
Arena: Conte Forum
Capacity: 8,606

TV: ACC Network (myTV38 in New England)
TV Announcers: Dwayne Ballen, Cory Alexander
Radio: WEEI (850 AM)
Radio Announcers: Jon Meterparel, Danya Abrams
Line: Boston College -4

Last Time Out: The Eagles won at Clemson on Tuesday night, 68-61.

Series: Boston College and Georgia Tech have met 15 times. Georgia Tech leads the all-time series 9-6.
Last Meeting at Conte Forum: Boston College 56, Georgia Tech 52 (February 29, 2012)

Last Five Meetings:

W - Boston College 56, Georgia Tech 52 (February 29, 2012)
L - Georgia Tech 51, Boston College 47 (February 4, 2012)
W - Boston College 86, Georgia Tech 75 (January 8, 2011)
L - Georgia Tech 73, Boston College 68 (February 27, 2010)
W - Boston College 67, Georgia Tech 66 (March 7, 2009)

Trends: The Eagles and Yellow Jackets have split 10 games since BC joined the ACC in 2005-06. The squads also split a pair of games last year with each team winning on its home court. Both games were decided by four points. Georgia Tech has defeated BC twice in the second round of the NCAA Tournament in 2005 and 1996. The two sides have yet to play in the ACC Tournament.

Georgia Tech's 2011-2012 Record: 11-20 (4-12 ACC)

Georgia Tech's Probable Starters:

G - Mfon Udofia (Sr.) - 6-2, 195 lbs., Stone Mountain, Ga. - 8.2 PPG, 3.0 APG, 2.7 RPG
G - Chris Bolden (Fr.) - 6-3, 209 lbs., Tifton, Ga. - 7.3 PPG, 1.3 APG, 2.2 RPG
G-F - Marcus Georges-Hunt (Fr.) - 6-5, 218 lbs., College Park, Ga. - 10.2 PPG, 1.6 APG, 4.7 RPG
F - Robert Carter (Fr.) - 6-8, 245 lbs., Thomasville, Ga. - 10.1 PPG, 0.9 APG, 6.7 RPG
C - Daniel Miller (Jr.) - 6-11, 257 lbs., Loganville, Ga. - 8.4 PPG, 2.1 APG, 6.8 RPG

Boston College's Last Game Starters:

G - Olivier Hanlan (Fr.) - 6-4, 188 lbs., Aylmer, Quebec - 14.6 PPG, 2.3 APG, 4.1 RPG
G - Joe Rahon (Fr.) - 6-2, 195 lbs., San Diego, Ca. - 10.0 PPG, 3.5 APG, 3.2 RPG
G - Patrick Heckmann (So.) - 6-5, 205 lbs., Mainz, Germany - 7.8 PPG, 1.4 APG, 2.4 RPG
F - Eddie Odio (So.) - 6-7, 205 lbs., Miami, Fla. - 4.0 PPG, 0.5 APG, 3.2 RPG
F - Ryan Anderson (So.) - 6-8, 220 lbs., Lakewood, Ca. - 15.1 PPG, 1.6 APG, 8.2 RPG

Leave your pre-, in- and post-game comments below.

Go Eagles!