Fum­bles doom Jack­ets in loss to Duke

Chattanooga Times Free Press - - SPORTS -

AT­LANTA — Duke turned three Ge­or­gia Tech fum­bles into touch­downs in the fi­nal three min­utes of the third quar­ter to beat the Yel­low Jack­ets 28-14 Satur­day.

Daniel Jones, whose 48-yard touch­down pass to T.J. Rah­ming with 1:49 in the third gave the Blue Dev­ils (5-1, 1-1 At­lantic Coast Con­fer­ence) the lead for good, passed for 206 yards and three touch­downs. The other two were also in the third, a 1-yarder to Davis Kop­pen­haver with 15 sec­onds left and a 6-yarder to Johnathan Lloyd at quar­ter’s end.

Tech (3-4, 1-3) was held to 229 rush­ing yards, 144 be­low its na­tion-lead­ing av­er­age.

Tech’s TaQuon Mar­shall threw a 32-yard touch­down pass to Malachi Carter in the sec­ond quar­ter, and Jerry Howard’s 2-yard run mid­way through the fourth pro­vided the Jack­ets’ other touch­down.

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