2011 SEC games — No. 22 Georgia at Georgia Tech


Published: Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Monday, June 27, 2011 at 11:18 p.m.

Gatorsports counts down the top 25 games in the SEC for the 2011 season.

NO. 22 GEORGIA AT GEORGIA TECH

When: Nov. 26.

Where: Bobby Dodd Stadium (55,000 capacity), Atlanta.

Series history: Georgia leads the series 61-37-5.

Why it's No. 22: This in-state rivalry has been one-sided in Georgia's favor for decades, but the Yellow Jackets managed to heat things up with their wild 45-42 victory over the ‘Dogs in Athens in 2008. Since then, the games have gone down to the wire, with the Bulldogs managing to hang on for victories in a rivalry that has become competitive again. Georgia coach Mark Richt gets a lot of grief for his dismal record against arch-rival Florida, but he certainly knows how to beat in-state rival Tech. Richt is 9-1 against the Yellow Jackets.

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