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Pitt-Georgia Tech Game Day Notebook



Will Pitt be able to rebound from 51-6? We’ll find out as game day is here for the Panthers as they host the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. We’ll update this notebook throughout the day with news and notes from Heinz Field.

UPDATE (12:31 PM)-

Qadree Ollison is Pitt’s rotating fourth captain for the game.

Previous rotating captains

Week 1 vs. Albany: Seun Idowu
Week 2 vs. Penn State: George Aston

UPDATE (12:22 PM)-

The honorary captain this week is Bobby Grier. Grier was a fullback and a linebacker from 1952 to 1955 and became the first African American to play in the Sugar Bowl in 1956.

Previous honorary captains:

Week 1 vs. Albany: Rod Rutherford
Week 2 vs. Penn State: Mike Ditka

UPDATE (11:36 AM)-

Pitt will be wearing gold helmets, blue jerseys and white pants against Georgia Tech. The Panthers are 1-1 all-time wearing that combination. They beat Villanova in 2016 and lost to Oklahoma State in 2017.

The Yellow Jackets will wear all white.

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**2020 3-star defensive end Isaiah Wright from St. Joseph High School in Metuchen, New Jersey will be visiting Pitt for today’s game.

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