Aaliyah Whiteside led the Yellow Jackets with 20 points.
Roddreka Rogers had a double-double in the loss to the Orange
The Yellow Jackets held Virginia Tech to 14 points in the second half
Senior Aaliyah Whiteside broke the school record for free throws made
Cold shooting doomed GT’s upset bid of No. 3 Notre Dame
Georgia Tech hosts the Fighting Irish.
NCAA Womens Basketball: Notre Dame at Georgia Tech (USATSI)
Women's basketball USATSI Gallery -- 11/23/14
Georgia Tech vs. Duke - USATSI
USATSI gallery, women's basketball
In the Record Books
Overall:Has 18 career double-doubles ... Has recorded double-figure rebounds in 28 games in her career and led the Yellow Jackets in rebounding in 33 games ... Has led the Yellow Jackets in three-straight season in shooting percentage... Her career shooting percentage (.570) ranks 2nd on Georgia Tech's career list ... Grabbed 335 rebounds as a junior, which is second on Tech's individual season records and is the most ever by a junior at Georgia Tech ... As a sophomore, her 212 rebounds are tied for seventh most by a sophomore all-time ... As a freshman, her 162 rebounds are the eighth most by a Tech freshman all-time... Named to the 2015 All-ACC Academic Team.
2014-15: Started in all 34 games ... Averaged 9.7 points per game and 9.9 rebounds per game ... Led the Jackets with 335 rebounds ... Her 335 rebounds this season rank first on Georgia Tech's single season list for a junior and second on Tech's individual season list ... Her 9.9 rebounds per game ranked fourth in the ACC ... Finished the season at fifth in the ACC in offensive rebounds (3.8 per game) and defensive rebounds (6.0 per game) ... In ACC play, averaged a double-double with 10.4 points per game and 10.2 rebounds per game ... Her 10.2 rebounds per game were fifth in the ACC Led the Jackets with 12 double-doubles ... Has a team-best .596 shooting percentage (130-218) which ranks second in the ACC ... Recorded 11 games this season with at least 12 rebounds ... Had back-to-back double-doubles four times this season ... Recorded back-to-back double-doubles to open up the season, scoring 10 points and 13 rebounds at Loyola (11/14) and scored 17 points along with 17 rebounds vs. Morgan State (11/16) ... Had her third double-double of the season with 10 points and 15 rebounds while setting a career-high for assists with five vs. Grambling State(11/25) ... Tallied fourth double-double of the season vs. Clemson (1/4) with 18 rebounds and 16 points ... Had back-to-back a double-doubles at UNC (13 pts., 11 reb.) and vs. Pitt (14 pts., 13 reb.) ... Tallied a double-double vs. NC State (12 pts. ,12 reb.) ... Had 12 points and a team-high 14 rebounds vs. #4 Notre Dame (2/19) and then had a monster game vs. Clemson (2/22), scoring 14 points and grabbing a career-high 19 rebounds... In the ACC Tournament, recorded back-to-back double-doubles, scoring a career-high 20 points and grabbing 14 rebounds vs. Clemson (3/4) and scored 10 points and recorded 11 rebounds vs. North Carolina (3/5)... Had a double-double vs. Ole Miss (3/22) in the WNIT with 14 points and 11 rebounds.
2013-14:Played in 32 games and started 30... Averaged 6.0 points and 6.6 rebounds per game ... Her 6.6 rebounds per game were second on the Tech roster ... Her 212 rebounds are tied for seventh most by a sophomore all-time at Georgia Tech ... Led the Jackets with her 56.2 shooting percentage (73-for-130) ... Recorded her second career double-double against Western Carolina, leading the team in rebounding (11) and scoring 10 points ... Led the team in rebounding against McNeese State with 13 boards ... Notched her second double-double of the season, leading the team in rebounding, 13, and scoring 10 points against Illinois ... Recorded double-doubles in both games against Clemson - scoring a career-high 17 points at Clemson (1/8/14) and scoring 11 at home vs. the Tigers (1/30/14). In both games, Rogers grabbed 14 rebounds.
2012-13: Played in 29 games and started 12... Averaged 3.6 points and 5.6 rebounds per game... Her 5.6 rebounds per game was second on the Tech roster... Her 162 rebounds are the eighth most by a Tech freshman all-time... Averaged 7.0 rebounds per game in ACC play, which was the most by a conference freshman... Recorded her first career double-double against Wake Forest (1/31) with 13 points and 10 rebounds... Had two games with double digit points: 11 at FIU (12/30) and 13 vs. Wake Forest (1/31)... Had six games with double digit rebounds, including five straight to end the regular season... Made huge impact off the bench in win at FIU... Scored 11 points, including Tech's first seven of the second half... Had nine boards in just 15 minutes against Kennesaw State (11/13)... Made her first career start against No. 10/10 Maryland (1/20)... Had career-high 16 rebounds at NC State (2/17).
Prep: Played two years of high school basketball at Xavier College Prep in Phoenix, Ariz., and one year at Myers Park in Charlotte, N.C... Was captain her senior year at Myers Park and led team to a 31-1 record... Named 2012 Southwestern 4A Player of the Year by the Charlotte Observer... Selected to Southwestern 4A First Team by the Charlotte Observer and Prep Insiders... Selected to 2012 First Team All-State by North Carolina Basketball Coaches Association... Named 2012 NCBCA District 9 Player of the Year and First Team All-District... Also played a year of volleyball at Xavier College Prep and was on the track team for two years
Personal:Born Dec. 1, 1993 in Denver, Colo... Parents are Tisa Rogers and Rodney Rogers... Is left handed... Father Rodney played basketball at Wake Forest from 1990-93 and in the NBA for 10 years... Has two younger siblings: Rydeiah and Tripple... Chose Georgia Tech because she loved the location, it had the best academics and she wanted to improve her basketball skills.