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Canes rout Yellow Jackets 33-17

LaRon Byrd slips past the secondary for Miami's first touchdown in a 33-17 victory over Georgia Tech.

Wide receiver LaRon Byrd slips past the Yellow Jackets' secondary for Miami's first touchdown in a 33-17 victory over Georgia Tech Thursday night.

No. 20 Miami upset No. 14 Georgia Tech 33-17 on Thursday night at Land Shark Stadium in the home season opener.
Sophomore quarterback Jacory Harris threw for 270 yards and three touchdowns, while the defense held the Yellow Jackets’ spread option attack to just 228 total yards.

The Hurricanes (2-0, 2-0) snapped a four-game losing skid to Georgia Tech (2-1, 1-1), and now stand alone atop the Atlantic Coast Conference Coastal Division.

Stay tuned for an in-depth analysis of the game.

September 17, 2009

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