Weekend watch, ACC

dshirley@macon.comFebruary 7, 2014 

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CHUCK BURTON/ASSOCIATED PRESSGeorgia Tech head coach Brian Gregory dismissed sophomore Solomon Poole on Monday, citing “conduct and accountability issues” in a news release issued by the school.


1. Tough test: Georgia Tech (12-11, 3-7) has struggled with injuries throughout the season, but the Yellow Jackets get a chance for a big win Saturday when they host Virginia (18-5, 9-1).

2. Other Saturday games: Virginia Tech (8-14, 1-9) travels to Pittsburgh (19-4, 7-3), North Carolina (15-7, 5-4) travels to Notre Dame (12-11, 3-7), N.C. State (14-8, 4-5) travels to Miami (11-11, 2-7), Florida State (14-8, 5-5) travels to Maryland (13-10, 5-5) and Duke (18-5, 7-3) travels to Boston College (6-16, 2-7).

3. Sunday showcase: Syracuse (22-0, 9-0) continues to cruise through the season, and the Orange host Clemson (15-6, 6-3) on Sunday.


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