Heath, Cox help Georgia Tech earn rare win over Clemson

By GEORGE HENRY
Associated Press

ATLANTA (AP) - Josh Heath scored a career-high 14 points, Demarco Cox added 12 and Georgia Tech snapped a 10-game series losing streak with a 63-52 victory over Clemson on Monday night.

The Yellow Jackets (12-14, 3-11 Atlantic Coast Conference) had lost four of five and began the night leading the league in losses.

Jaron Blossomgame and Austin Ajukwa each finished with 10 points for Clemson (15-11, 7-7). The Tigers have dropped three of four.

In a matchup of offensively challenged teams - Clemson was ranked No. 295 nationally and Georgia Tech No. 237 in scoring - the Tigers began the game 1 for 9 on 3-pointers before Damarcus Harrison's trey made it 32-all with 12:14 remaining.

Less than 8 minutes later, the Jackets led by 18 after Marcus Georges-Hunt hit a 3.

Georges-Hunt had 11 points and Robert Sampson pulled down 10 rebounds for the Jackets.

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