ATLANTA (AP) Georgia Tech went a month without winning a game. Even so, coach Josh Pastner had started seeing improvement in his young team over the last couple of weeks.
"I think we've gotten better, and we have gotten better," he said. "It just hasn't shown up in the win column. This league is incredible. It just so happens in this league, you can be getting better, and the wins just don't show up."
Jose Alvarado scored a career-high 29 points, James Banks had 10 rebounds and five blocked shots and Georgia Tech snapped a seven-game skid with a 73-65 victory over Pittsburgh on Wednesday night.