COL FB: Georgia 30, Ga. Tech 24

Nov. 29, 2009 at 1:03 AM
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ATLANTA, Nov. 29 (UPI) -- Caleb King scored two key touchdowns Saturday, helping Georgia to a 30-24 win over seventh-ranked archrival Georgia Tech.

King gained 166 yards on 18 carries and his touchdowns led Georgia to a 24-10 lead with 13:08 left in the third quarter.

His 75-yard scoring run preceded a 76-yard touchdown pass from Josh Nesbitt to Demaryius Thomas.

Washaun Ealey led Georgia's running game with 183 yards on 20 carries, and Blair Walsh kicked three field goals for the Bulldogs (7-5), who scored 10 points after two Tech turnovers.

Nesbitt led Tech with 177 offensive yards -- 136 passing and 41 rushing -- with a touchdown pass and a TD on the ground.

Thomas caught five passes for 128 yards, but Jonathan Dwyer was held to 32 yards on 14 carries with one touchdown for the Yellow Jackets (10-2), who have lost eight of their last nine meetings with Georgia.

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