Georgia Tech scored the opening seven factors of the sport and by no means trailed, main 43-20 at halftime. Northern Illinois began the second half on a 17-1 run to get inside 44-37 however Franklin began a 9-0 run that put Georgia Tech forward by double figures the remainder of the way in which.
Miles Kelly scored 13 factors and Dallan Coleman added 12 for Georgia Tech, which performs Utah on Monday. The Yellow Jackets shot simply 39% from the sphere however held NIU to 27%.
Zarique Nutter led Northern Illinois (1-3) with 18 factors and 15 rebounds. David Coit added 10 factors and Keshawn Williams, averaging 18.7 factors per recreation, scored 9 on 4-of-14 capturing.
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