Mocs At Georgia Tech Wednesday

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

The Chattanooga Mocs men's basketball team will travel to Georgia Tech on Wednesday for a 7 p.m. tip off at McCamish Pavilion in Atlanta.

The road game is the first of four strait after hosting the Dr. Pepper Classic.

Georgia Tech leads the series 14-2.

The Mocs are 5-8 on the season winning in their last three outings.  The Mocs beat High Point and Utah Valley in the Dr. Pepper Classic last week. The Mocs last loss came at home against Mercer on Dec. 16.

Z. Mason and Ronrico White were named to the Dr. Pepper Classic all-tournament team with Mason earning MVP honors.  Mason averaged 20.5 points and 11 boards in the classic. 

Georgia Tech is 9-2 on the season. 

The Mocs will play at Samford on Saturday at 8 p.m.

 

 

 

 


Highway 58 Man Charged In Fatal Hit And Run In Dayton, Tn.

A Highway 58 man has been arrested in connection with a fatal hit and run of a Rhea County man.   Walter Hale was badly injured and later died after he was struck in Dayton.   Authorities were led to Douglas Edward Alvey, 52, through video from the We Care business in Dayton, where the 60-year-old victim worked.   After officers with the Dayton ... (click for more)

Man, 78, Found Dead With Gunshot Wound To The Chest At Residence On Central Avenue

A 78-year-old man has been found dead with a gunshot wound to the chest at a residence on Central Avenue. Chattanooga Police were called to the 1900 block of Central Avenue on Thursday at 10:08 a.m. Upon arrival, Chattanooga Police officers located George Garth deceased. At this time there is no suspect information available. Chattanooga Violent Crimes Bureau investigators ... (click for more)

Patrol Cars Donation To Kevin Muhammad's Nation Of Islam Sets A Dangerous Precedent

Re: City Police donating two patrol cars to Kevin Muhammad's Nation of Islam: While I know it's unpopular to mention the wisdom of separation of church and state, this sets a dangerous precedent and should meet with concern from everyone who values religious and secular freedom. What's next? Southern Baptists getting old city parking scooters to patrol church parking lots ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Thanks A Lot For Nothing

Somebody should have gotten an award last Tuesday when a 90-minute “education summit” involving our school leaders, politicians and media produced absolutely nothing. Zilch. Zero. Oh, there are a number of candidates we could give an award for “nothing,” both in our school district and on its fringes. Yet to find Tennessee Commissioner of Education Candice McQueen brought her high-and-mighty ... (click for more)