Georgia Tech Yellow Mascots, Football Facts and History
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Baseball Facts
  • The Yellow Jackets have made
    three College World Series
    appearances (1994, 2002 and
  • All three GT CWS appearances
    have been led by head coach Danny
    Hall who arrived in 1994.  Hall is the
    program's most winningest coach.
  • The venue for Tech baseball is
    Russ Chandler Stadium that has a
    capacity of 4,157.
  • The first season for Georgia Tech
    baseball took place in 1900.
  • John Heisman (the namesake of
    the Heisman Trophy), was Georgia
    Tech's baseball coach from 1904 to
Georgia Tech Football Facts
  • Georgia Tech first played football in 1892.
  • The Yellow Jackets play at Bobby Dodd Stadium at historic Grant Field.  Georgia Tech
    has played at that location since 1905 and it is one of college football's oldest venues.  
    The stadium is name after former Tech head coach and athletic director Bobby  Dodd.  
    The legendary figure coached the Ramblin' Wreck from 1945 to 1966 and engineered a
    national championship for the school in 1952.  Dodd coached 165 victories including a
    school-record 31 straight wins in the early 1950s.  
  • The legendary John Heisman served as the Tech football coach for 16 seasons and
    one of his 104 victories was the 222-0 annihilation of Cumberland.  Heisman also
    directed Georgia Tech first national championship season in 1917.
  • Georgia Tech National Championship seasons: 1917, 1928, 1952, 1990.
  • University Fight Songs you'll hear on gamedays include "Ramblin' Wreck from Georgia
    Tech" and "Up With the White and Gold".
  • While fans embrace the Yellow Jacket nickname, the school's athletic teams were
    once referred to as the "Blacksmiths", the "Golden Tornado", the "Engineers", or the
    "Ramblin' Wreck".
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Georgia Tech and the
Heisman Trophy
The University's football program is one of the
top ones to never produce a Heisman Trophy
winner.  Yellow Jacket players have made
quite an impact with the voters however, with
two players that were runner-ups in the  
voting and one that finished in 3rd place.
Heisman runner-ups
1963: Billy Lothridge
1999: Joe Hamilton
Heisman Third Place
1963: Clint Castleberry
Georgia Tech Mascots
Celebrating a "Wreck" and getting
a "Buzz"
Fans that cheer on the Yellow Jackets
have two mascots that serve as spirit
building icons.  
"The Ramblin' Wreck": This 1930 Ford
Model A offers a great gameday tradition.  
With cheerleaders on board, this sports
coup has led the football team on the
field for every game since September 30,
Buzz: This costumed figure has graced
the sidelines, courtside and more since
the 1970s.
Georgia Tech Mascot
Georgia Tech Ramblin Wreck Mascot
The combination of "Buzz" and the Ramblin Wreck Georgia Tech Mascots
make quite a statement and impression on the fans at Grant Field