3/11/21: Miami’s run in the ACC Tournament ended on Thursday as the Canes’ lost a tight quarterfinal game down the stretch to 4th seed Georgia Tech, 70-66.
Kameron McGusty led Miami’s attack with 25 points. Nysier Brooks scored 19 points in the first half and Isaiah Wong added 12 points for the Hurricanes.
Tech went on a 13-3 run in the second half during an eight minute stretch. Turnovers were costly for the Canes, although they pulled within 2 points with :31.9 sec. left on the clock. The Yellow jackets held on to advance to the semi-finals against #1 seed Virginia.
Miami shot 46.8 (22 of 47) percent from the floor, but were hurt by 18 turnovers. Miami once again played without five injured players.