=== Georgia Tech qualifies for ACC title game ===
Greensboro, NC (Sports Network) - Georgia Tech will play in the ACC
Championship Game in two weeks against Florida State.
The Yellow Jackets were awarded the Coastal Division title in the wake of
Miami-Florida's decision to remove itself from postseason consideration. The
Hurricanes would have tied for the division title with a win this coming
Saturday at Duke, but school officials decided to impose a postseason ban for
a second straight year as an NCAA inquiry into compliance practices continues.
North Carolina could also earn a tie for the division crown with a win against
Maryland, but the Tar Heels are also ineligible for postseason play.
Florida State won the Atlantic Division crown and sits 10-1 overall this
season heading into its annual showdown with Florida this Saturday. The
Seminoles will then make the trip to Charlotte for a matchup with Georgia Tech
on Dec. 1 with a likely Orange Bowl berth on the line.
Georgia Tech is 6-5 overall and will conclude its regular season this Saturday
against arch-rival Georgia.
Florida State and Georgia Tech will play in the ACC title game for the first
time. The schools last met in 2009, with Georgia Tech claiming a 49-44 win in
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