ATLANTA, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Reggie Ball, playing only the first half, threw for three touchdowns Saturday as 18th-ranked Georgia Tech defeated winless Duke 49-21.
Tashard Choice ran for 118 yards and a TD for the Yellow Jackets (9-2, 7-1 ACC), who have won four in a row. Ball was 7-of-13 for 122 yards.
Tech plays Georgia next weekend before playing in the ACC championship game Dec. 2.
Thaddeus Lewis was 19-of-32 for 237 yards with two touchdowns and one interception for the Blue Devils (0-11, 0-7), who have one more chance to win a game this season, when they are at home North Carolina next weekend.
Raphael Chestnut had 81 yards on eight catches for Duke.