GeorgiaTech

  • Georgia Tech spent 1+ million in taxpayer money on ‘morale’ events

    ATLANTA – An investigation by Channel 2 Action News found that the Georgia Tech Research Institute spent more than a million tax dollars over the past two years on entertainment and meals for employees and their families.     Channel 2 Investigative Reporter Richard Belcher says the university stands by...
  • Georgia Tech students armed and ready to fight back

    ATLANTA – Thieves who have stalked young people in the neighborhoods surrounding Georgia Tech could get more than they bargained for should they encounter one group of students. Dozens of young men and women have banded together for sports shooting. At the same time, the leaders of the Marksmanship...
  • GT assistant coach resigns in midst of NCAA investigation

    ATLANTA – Georgia Tech assistant basketball coach Darryl LaBarrie has resigned. LaBarrie was placed on paid leave in November as the NCAA and the school investigated an allegation of an NCAA rules violation. The investigation centers around an issue that occurred while LaBarrie was hosting a recruit during the...
  • Ga. Tech basketball coach: ‘Zero truth’ to sexual assault allegations

    ATLANTA – Georgia Tech basketball coach Josh Pastner says there is no truth to the allegations that he sexually assaulted a woman in 2016. Pastner adamantly denied the allegations Thursday night immediately following the team’s game against Louisville. “Zero, zero, zero, zero, zero truth to any of those disgusting,...
  • Georgia Tech football aim to become bowl eligible with win at Duke

    DURHAM, N.C. (AP) – Georgia Tech can clinch a bowl berth by beating Duke. The Blue Devils’ postseason chances are a lot more complicated than that. The chase for bowl eligibility for both teams is the main subplot when the Yellow Jackets visit Duke on Saturday. For Georgia Tech (5-4,...
  • Ga. Tech star Josh Okogie suspended 6 games for NCAA violations

    ATLANTA (AP) – Georgia Tech star Josh Okogie will serve a six-game suspension, while teammate Tadric Jackson must sit out three games for accepting benefits in violation of NCAA rules. Okogie and Jackson already missed the Yellow Jackets’ season-opening loss to No. 23 UCLA, staying home while the team...
  • Man says GT coach knew he bought flights, meals, clothes for players

    ATLANTA – A man who says he used to be close friends with Georgia Tech head basketball coach Josh Pastner is accusing him of knowingly approving the NCAA violations the school self-reported last week. On Thursday, Georgia Tech announced that it self-reported the violations to the NCAA and suspended...
  • Georgia Tech Student Arrested at Protest!

     Georgia Tech says one of the three people arrested during a protest following a vigil for a student killed by campus police is a student at the university and the other two are not. An officer fatally shot 21-year-old Scout Schultz late Saturday. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has...
  • Crude, natural footage depicts precise moment of Georgia Tech homophobic shooting!

    ATLANTA – Channel 2 Action News has obtained the full, unedited 911 call made by Scout Schultz minutes before the student was shot and killed by Georgia Tech police. The 911 call helps paint the full picture of what transpired the night the 22-year-old was shot and killed. The...