Georgia Tech to face TCU for the NIT Championship Thursday night

The Yellow Jackets won their first NIT semifinal game in 46 years on Thursday night, beating a hot-shooting UC Bakersfield team decidedly.

Shortly after Georgia Tech‘s win over Cal Bakersfield, No. 4 seed Texas Christian beat No. 4 seed Central Florida 68-53 to finalize the National Invitation Tournament title game.

The championship game will be played Thursday night at 8 p.m. at Madison Square Garden. The game will be aired on ESPN. See the full NIT bracket HERE.