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Ga Tech holds off BC 73-70 in 1st round of ACC

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Posted at 11:42 PM, Mar 12, 2014
and last updated 2014-03-12 23:42:00-04

GREENSBORO, N.C.  - Georgia Tech blew a 13-point lead with just over eight minutes in the game before regrouping in overtime to eliminate Boston College in the first round of the ACC Tournament.

Trae Golden's three-point play with 35.3 seconds left in the extra period helped Tech beat BC 73-70 as the Jackets earned their first win in the tournament in four years.

Georgia Tech will play sixth-seeded Clemson (19-11) in the second round Thursday night.