cw69 92-9thegame-vertical2 waok

Sports

No. 14 Miami Pulls Away, Tops Georgia Tech 45-30

View Comments
Georgie Tech v Miami
Personalities-600x400-MattHolmes Matt Holmes
Matt Holmes Host, Weekends 2 a.m.-6 a.m. Bio: Matt Holmes has ...
Read More

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Stephen Morris threw for three touchdowns, Duke Johnson rushed for 184 yards and No. 14 Miami remained unbeaten after shaking off a problematic opening quarter to beat Georgia Tech 45-30 on Saturday.

Phillip Dorsett, Clive Walford and Allen Hurns caught scoring passes for Miami (5-0, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference), which scored 21 points in the final 7:15.

Dallas Crawford ran for two scores in the fourth quarter, and Ladarius Gunter added a 30-yard interception return for another touchdown with 1:08 left.

David Sims had two rushing touchdowns for Georgia Tech (3-2, 2-2), which wasted a 17-point lead against Miami last season and blew another double-digit advantage Saturday — plus missed a fourth-quarter extra point that would have tied the game. The Yellow Jackets led 17-7 after controlling the first quarter, then wound up losing to Miami for the fifth straight time.

It’s Miami’s best start since opening 6-0 in 2004.

CHECK OUT THE PHOTOS HERE

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,129 other followers