RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Georgia Institute of Technology

A collection of news and information related to Georgia Institute of Technology published by this site and its partners.

Top Georgia Institute of Technology Articles

Displaying items 13-24
  • Maryland's final year in ACC expected to be marked with awkward moments

    Maryland's final year in ACC expected to be marked with awkward moments
    As they enter the 61st and final year of their partnership, Maryland and the Atlantic Coast Conference are like a newly divorced couple that is forced by circumstances to continue to live together and makes a halfhearted pledge to remain friends. The...
  • 'Special admissions' bring colleges top athletes, educational challenges

    'Special admissions' bring colleges top athletes, educational challenges
    It has become part of college sports -- as ingrained as dunks and FieldTurf -- for large universities to accept prized basketball and football recruits and other athletes under more forgiving admissions criteria than are used for other students. Less...
  • Wide receiver Brandon Turner returns to leadership role for Midshipmen

    Wide receiver Brandon Turner returns to leadership role for Midshipmen
    There are days when Navy wide receiver Brandon Turner wonders how he is still at the academy, his college football career winding down and graduation within sight. Many of those who Turner started with at the Naval Academy Prep School five years ago are...
  • Public Records Requests Yield Glimpse of ACC Special Admit athletes

    We know that universities often use forgiving admissions criteria to admit top athletes who wouldn't otherwise get in. But what happens to these football and basketball players once they arrive in their college classrooms? Do their grades ever catch...
  • Navy hopes to reverse trend of bowl defeats Saturday vs. Arizona State

    Navy hopes to reverse trend of bowl defeats Saturday vs. Arizona State
    If anyone wants to nitpick at Navy's football success over the past decade, a starting point — and finish line — might be the team's record in bowl games. Going into Saturday's Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl against Arizona State (7-5) at San...
  • Corey Fuller hopes next stop is in the NFL

    Corey Fuller hopes next stop is in the NFL
    There was a time, not too long ago, when the NFL draft wasn't on Corey Fuller's radar. Without a football scholarship offer during his senior year at Woodlawn, Fuller went to Kansas to run track and compete in the triple jump. After two years there,...
  • Gilman's Matt Tilley is the Baltimore Messenger male athlete of the year

    Gilman's Matt Tilley is the Baltimore Messenger male athlete of the year
    It would have been difficult for Matt Tilley to script a much better final year than the one that just concluded at Gilman. Tilley played on the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference championship football team and his baseball and...
  • Maryland's departure raises questions about future of ACC

    Maryland's departure raises questions about future of ACC
    The University of Maryland's planned departure from the Atlantic Coast Conference has raised questions about the league's long-term survival, a sobering prospect for fans that grew up on games between the Terps and their Tobacco Road rivals. The first...
  • ACC files lawsuit against Maryland in North Carolina court

    ACC files lawsuit against Maryland in North Carolina court
    University of Maryland President Wallace D. Loh has asserted repeatedly that the school would not end up paying the full exit fee of more than $50 million to the Atlantic Coast Conference. Loh, a Yale law graduate, has said the court would throw that...
  • Laurel products prepare for March Madness [Commentary]

    Laurel products prepare for March Madness [Commentary]
    Jonathan Arledge is a smooth 6-foot-9 basketball player with a nice outside shooting touch for a big man, and the ability to also make nice moves near the basket. With little body fat, the Laurel Boys and Girls Club product and former Meade High School...
  • Terps Trio: Surprise football players, top ACC hoops venues, Melo Trimble

    Terps Trio: Surprise football players, top ACC hoops venues, Melo Trimble
    Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.  Who could be some of the surprise players to emerge from spring practice for the Terps? Don Markus:...
  • Terps Trio: Football's bowl hopes, comparing hoops classes and Roddy Peters

    Terps Trio: Football's bowl hopes, comparing hoops classes and Roddy Peters
    Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland  sports. Can Maryland realistically make it to a bowl game? Jeff Barker: The odds favor it, but it’s no...