Georgia Tech point guard Javaris Crittenton says a lack of depth at the point guard position in the NBA draft reinforced his decision to turn pro after one season with the Yellow Jackets.
Freshman guard Javaris Crittenton will declare for the draft but not sign with an agent, Yellow Jackets coach Paul Hewitt said Wednesday.
Thaddeus Young scored a career-high 25 points and Javaris Crittenton handed out 11 assists to help Georgia Tech beat No. 8 North Carolina 84-77 on Thursday night.
Georgia Tech 75, Wake Forest 61
Georgia Tech 63, Florida St 57
Javaris Crittenton scored a career-high 26 points and Thaddeus Young added 14 to help Georgia Tech end a four-game losing streak with a 80-62 victory over Clemson on Saturday.
Zabian Dowdell scored 23 points and A.D. Vassallo had 19 to help Virginia Tech beat Georgia Tech 73-65 on Sunday.
Georgia Tech 88, Florida State 80
Ra'Sean Dickey scored a season-high 21 points, Javaris Crittenton made two key baskets down the stretch and Georgia Tech held on for a rare win over No. 11 Duke, beating the Blue Devils 74-63.
Georgia Tech 97, Winston-Salem 46
Georgia Tech 87, St. Francis, Pa. 43
Georgia Tech 79, Purdue 61
Lewis Clinch scored 20 points to help Georgia Tech beat Georgia State 103-74 on Thursday night.
Georgia Tech 100, Jackson State 70
Strong debuts by Crittenton and Young lift Georgia Tech past Elon.