Powell, Defense Help Duke Beat No. 20 Georgia Tech, 34-20
Shaquille Powell did the power running for Duke. No. 20 Georgia Tech and its triple-option offense couldn't get anything going.
Powell ran for three touchdowns and the Blue Devils dominated one of the nation's top rushing teams in a 34-20 victory Saturday.
DeVon Edwards returned a kickoff 100 yards for a score while Powell scored on runs of 1, 4 and 30 yards for Duke (3-1, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference).
A week after some critical errors by the defense led to a loss to No. 17 Northwestern, the Blue Devils controlled Georgia Tech's quick-strike offense from start to finish.
"We came out with the mindset that we weren't going to let that happen again," safety Jeremy