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Georgia Tech opens their 2018 season at Bobby Dodd Stadium against Alcorn State. Kickoff for the Saturday afternoon tilt is 12:30. The game can be seen on RSN and heard on the Georgia Tech IMG Sports Network.

First Quarter

Alcorn wins the toss and elects to receiver.

Georgia Tech strikes quickly on the first drive of 4 plays for 68 yards with Jordan Mason going 24 yards for the touchdown. The extra point is good by Shawn Davis.

Georgia Tech 7 – Alcorn State 0  

Muffed exchange on the secnd series of the quarter causes the first Georgia Tech turnover of the quarter.   

Georgia Tech defense holds Alcorn to 39 first quarter yards.

Jordan Mason rushes for 64 yards and a touchdown in the firwt quarter.

First Quarter Score – Georgia Tech 7 Alcorn State 0

TaQuan Marshall score on a 1 yard midline run.

The Jackets put together a 9 play 81 yard drive.

The extra point hits the upright and is no good.

Georgia Tech 13 – Alcorn State 0

Benson coming off his first quarter suspension scores on a 5 yard touchdown run.

Jackets score on an 8 play 44 yard drive.

King enters the game for Davis and makes the extra point.

Georgia Tech 20 – Alcorn State 0 

Kaleb Oliver intercepts a pass right before the half and takes it to the house but holding is called.

Brenton King misses a 50 yard field goal as the time expires to end the half.

Georgia Tech rushes for 240 yards in the first half.

Three Jackets rush for 50 yards or more in the first half. Mason leds the way with 75, Marhall rushes for 63, and Benson for 50.

The Georgia Tech defense holds Alcorn to 71 net yards.

Halftime Score Georgia Tech 20 – Alcorn State 0

Georgia Tech gets on the board on a 3 play 77 yard drive to start the half. 8 yard Benson touchdown run follows a 56 yard Searcy run.

Brenton King makes the extra point.

Georgia Tech 27 – Alcorn State 0

Brandon Adams forces a fumble. The ball is picked up by linebacker David Curry who goes 15 yards for the touchdown.

King makes the extra point.

Georgia Tech 34 – Alcorn State 0 

Paul Johnson works on the passing game resutng in a 24 yard touchdown pas from Marshall to Stewart. The drive was 8 plays 97 yards.

King makes the extra point.

Georgia Tech 41 – Alcorn State 0 

Georgia Tech quarterback TaQuon Marshall leaves the game and is replaced by Tobias Oliver. Marshall rushes for 77 yard and is 9-18 passing for 104 yards.

Third Quarter Score Georgia Tech 41 – Alcorn State 0

Jacket drive stopped  just short of the goal as Oliver is stopped on the keeper.

Jackets get another turnover on a Tre Jackson fumble recovery.

Jackets then turns the ball back to Alcorn on an errant Oliver pitch.

Georgia Tech defense limits Alcorn to 146 net yards.

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Jackets rack up 539 total yards of offense.

Final Score Georgia Tech 41 – Alcorn State 0