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GEORGIA TECH YELLOW JACKETS
GARY GRAMLING
October 20, 2011
They have an inexperienced roster and no true home court, but Tech and its new defensive-minded coach are out to establish an identity
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October 20, 2011

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

They have an inexperienced roster and no true home court, but Tech and its new defensive-minded coach are out to establish an identity

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Reed was the Sun Belt Conference freshman of the year with the Red Wolves in 2009--10 before transferring to Tech and back to his hometown. The combo guard could move into the starting lineup.

PLAYER TO WATCH

F JULIAN ROYAL FRESHMAN

HEIGHT: 6' 7" 14.0 PPG 7.0 RPG 55.0 FG%†

Milton High's alltime leading scorer (2,039 points)

Retaining Royal, a top 100 recruit who had signed with Paul Hewitt, was a must for Gregory. Royal played on a Milton (Ga.) High team with five other players who are at or committed to Division I schools.

*2009--10 ARKANSAS STATE STATS †HIGH SCHOOL STATS

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