ATLANTA (AP) -Georgia Tech will play the first part of the season without senior center Ra'Sean Dickey, who was ruled academically ineligible for the fall semester.
Dickey will have to get his grades up if he hopes to rejoin the team after the end of the semester in mid-December, coach Paul Hewitt said Saturday.
The 6-foot-9 Dickey started 23 games last year. He was Georgia Tech's fourth-leading scorer (8.1 points per game) and second-leading rebounder (5.3 per game), while tying for the team lead in field goal percentage (59.6).
``RaSean realizes he has fallen short on his academic responsibilities and knows he has work to do in the fall in order to play,'' Hewitt said.

Recent NCAAB Discussions

NCAAB Headlines

NCAAB Top Stories

Thumbnail Wisconsin vs. Florida Prediction Can Wisconsin pull off the small upset tonight in the Sweet 16 when the Badgers take on Florida at 9:59PM ET?
Thumbnail UCLA vs. Kentucky Pick The featured game of tonight’s NCAA Tournamenthas No. 2 Kentuckytaking on No. 3 UCLAin a battle of historic powers at 9:39PM ET.
Thumbnail South Carolina vs. Baylor Prediction Will Baylor end South Carolina's run tonight in the Sweet 16 when the two programs clash at 7:29PM ET?
Thumbnail Butler vs. North Carolina Pick Will No. 1 North Carolina have any trouble with No. 4 Butler when the two meet up today in the NCAA Tournament at...
Thumbnail Xavier vs. Arizona Prediction Is Arizona laying too many points to Xavier in tonight's NCAA tournament Sweet 16 matchup at 10:09PM ET?

NCAAB Team Pages