Atlanta, GA (Sports Network) - Robert Carter Jr. put in 19 points and came a rebound short of a double-double to lead the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets to a 73-66 win over the UNC-Wilmington Seahawks at McCamish Pavilion.
Daniel Miller added 12 points and Marcus Georges-Hunt tacked on 10 for Georgia Tech (6-2).
Chris Dixon poured in 20 points and handed out five assists to lead UNC- Wilmington (4-5). Tanner Milson contributed 16 points and hit four shots from beyond the arc.
UNC-Wilmington earned a 36-35 lead at halftime by shooting 48.4 percent including a 4-of-9 effort from 3-point range. Georgia Tech hit 53.6 percent of its shots in the first 20 minutes.
Neither team was able to separate themselves in the second half with the largest lead an eight-point advantage for Georgia Tech. The game was tied 62-62 with 3:45 remaining but the Yellow Jackets ended the game on an 11-4 run.
Georgia Tech shot 52.9 percent from the field and had a 34-18 edge in points in the paint.
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