THE FLATS – Tipping times and television coverage for all four of Georgia Tech’s women’s basketball non-conference home games at the McCamish Pavilion have been announced for the 2020-21 season.
The Yellow Jackets kick off the season with three homestand games starting on Wednesday, November 25 against Georgia State. Tech will host cross-city rivals during the day at ACC Network Extra.
Tech will then welcome rivals in the state of Georgia on Sunday, November 29 with a 4pm incline scheduled on the ACC Network. The house ended on December 3 against Tulane. Jackets and Green Waves will tip at 6pm on ACC Network Extra. The final non-conference Tech match will take place on Monday, December 21 at 2pm against UCF. The Jackets and Knights will be broadcast on ACC Network.
Tipping times and television coverage for the remainder of Tech’s schedule will be announced at a later date. All opponents, sites, dates and times are subject to change in accordance with health and safety guidelines.
Georgia Tech is expected to finish fifth in the ACC based on a poll from the league’s head coaches after finishing with a 10-8 conference record in 2019-20. The Jackets, led by seniors Lorela Cubaj and Kierra Fletcher, brought back the core of last season’s squad, while welcoming six new arrivals. A 6-4 forward, Cubaj is back as the team’s leading rebound, averaging 7.7 rebounds per game a year ago, while Fletcher, a 5-9 keeper, averaged 10.2 points per game as a junior.
Tech also brought back junior Lotta-Maj Lahtinen, 5-7 keeper who averaged 9.1 points and 4.3 rebounds, and 5-9 keeper Sarah Bates, who featured in 17 games for the Jackets last season. Also back for Tech is 6-5 sophomore center Nerea Hermosa, who started 15 games last season and averaged 6.5 points and 4.1 rebounds per game.
GEORGIA TECH 2020-21 WOMEN’S BASKETBALL SCHEDULE
* All opponents, sites and dates are subject to change according to health and safety guidelines
* Time remaining and TV appointment will be announced in the near future
|November 25th||Marry.||COUNTRIES OF GEORGIA||noon||ACCNX|
|November 29||Sun.||GEORGIA||4 pm||ACCN|
|December 3||Thursday.||DEAD||6 p.m.||ACCNX|
|December 9th||Marry.||BOSTON COLLEGE||TBA||TBA|
|December 13th||Sun.||at Notre Dame||TBA||TBA|
|December 21st||Sen.||UCF||2 pm||ACCN|
|December 31st||Thursday.||NC STATE||TBA||TBA|
|January 3rd||Sun.||at Notre Dame||TBA||TBA|
|January 7th||Thursday.||at Clemson||TBA||TBA|
|January 10th||Sun.||VIRGINIA TECH||TBA||TBA|
|January 17th||Sun.||in Virginia||TBA||TBA|
|January 21||Thursday.||in Wake Forest||TBA||TBA|
|January 24th||Sun.||LORD HIGH||TBA||TBA|
|January 28||Thursday.||in Miami||TBA||TBA|
|January 31st||Sun.||in Florida State||TBA||TBA|
|7 Feb||Sun.||BUILD A FOREST||TBA||TBA|
|11 February||Thursday.||in Louisville||TBA||TBA|
|February 18th||Thursday.||STATE OF FLORIDA||TBA||TBA|
|February 21st||Sun.||at Boston College||TBA||TBA|
|February 25th||Thursday.||in North Carolina||TBA||TBA|
|March 3-7||Wednesday-Sunday.||ACC Tournament (Greensboro, NC)||TBA||TBA|
* ALL CAPITAL LETTERS show the game at McCamish Pavilion; all Eastern time
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