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Georgia State gets first FBS win, first win in nearly two years against Abilene Christian

Georgia State is no longer a winless FBS football team. The Panthers beat Abilene Christian 38-37 Wednesday night in college football's season opener after a 26-yard field goal by Will Lutz with four seconds left. After starting the program in 2010, Georgia State moved up to FBS, the top class of college football in 2013. As members of the Sun Belt Conference, the team promptly...
Via Pro Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Welcome Back, College Football!!! GSU Hits Last-Second FG To Snap 16-Game Losing Streak

((HT: gsupanthers Instagram))Will Lutz punched a chip shot field through the uprights with a handful of seconds to go for Georgia State's 38-37 win over Abilene Christian at the Georgia Dome.GSU had a 16-game losing streak snapped with the win- their first since a win over Rhode Island in 2012.Here's how the team celebrated when time ran out...Now, the team that had their...
Via Online Sports Guys
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Georgia State snaps 16-game losing streak, gets first FBS win

  Will Lutz kicked a 26-yard field goal with 4 seconds left and Georgia State won for the first time as an FBS member, beating Abilene Christian 38-37 on Wednesday night. Georgia State snapped a 16-game losing streak, dating to its time as an FCS program in 2012. The Panthers' last victory came Oct. 13, 2012, at Rhode Island. Nick Arbuckle directed the Panthers on a 72-yard...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Georgia State snaps 16-game skid with 38-37 win

ATLANTA (AP) Will Lutz kicked a 26-yard field goal with 4 seconds left and Georgia State won for the first time as an FBS member, beating Abilene Christian 38-37 on Wednesday night. Georgia State snapped a 16-game losing streak, dating to its time as an FCS program in 2012. The Panthers' last victory came Oct. 13, 2012, at Rhode Island. Nick Arbuckle directed the Panthers on...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Georgia State Knocks Home Game-Winning Kick For First FBS Victory Of Year

Georgia State Panthers kicker Wil Lutz nailed a 26-yard game-winning field goal with four seconds remaining to defeat Abilene Christian.
Via Gamedayr
5 days ago  |  Discuss

FBS season kicks off quietly with Georgia State

ATLANTA (AP) The first season major college football's champion will be decided by a playoff began Wednesday night in a mostly empty Georgia Dome, with one of the newest members of FBS taking on a team starting its second season in DIvision I. The road to the College Football Playoff starts here and Georgia State is getting a head start on the rest of the competition opening...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Abilene Christian at Georgia State point spread, betting odds and tv info

The NCAA Football season is getting underway on Wednesday night for Abilene Christian and Georgia State. Not your idea of a marquee game? Well it is football. The Abilene Christian Wildcats will head to the Georgia Dome to the on the Georgia State Panthers. Coverage of the contest between Abilene Christian and Georgia State will air on ESPNU and WatchESPN beginning at 7:00 pm ET...
Via Tireball.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Abiliene Christian-Georgia State game offers low-key kickoff to 2014 season

ATLANTA -- Welcome back, college football! The season begins Wednesday night with a game that won't have any impact on the national championship race: Georgia State, starting its first year as a full-fledged FBS member, takes on Division I newcomer Abilene Christian at the Georgia Dome. It will be the first of three games in four days at the stadium in downtown Atlanta, the others...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kentucky Men’s Soccer Hosts Final Exhibition Match on Saturday

The University of Kentucky men’s soccer team will take the field for its final exhibition match of the 2014 season on Saturday, Aug. 23, when the Wildcats host Georgia State at the brand new Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex at 7 p.m. ET. Admission is free for the exhibition contest. For those that can’t […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Isaiah Williams transferring to Georgia State

A day after losing a point guard, Georgia State picked up one with Isaiah Williams deciding to transfer from Samford. Williams, a 6-foot-1 native of Buford, averaged 11.9 points and 3.4 assists per game last year in winning the Southern Conference’s freshman of the year. He had an assist-to-turnover ratio of 1.6. “I felt like it was the best fit for me,” he said. Backup point...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Georgia State wants to turn Turner Field into football stadium

Georgia State is proposing repurposing Turner Field into a 30,000-seat football stadium and building another baseball stadium that will include Hank Aaron’s wall as part of the structure. University President Dr. Mark Becker and Atlanta real estate development firm Carter provided the Atlanta Journal-Constitution an exclusive look at the proposal on Wednesday. The idea is more...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Guy says 150,000 retweet-related date with Lolo Jones is off now

Bubby Lyles who is a journalism student at Georgia State, seems like a nice kid and he has a crush on Lolo Jones. He decided the best way to get her attention was by asking her for a date if he was able to get 150k RTs on Twitter (the tweet is old, he did have the 150k). If I get 150,000 RTs @lolojones will let me take her on a date! Help me out! pic.twitter.com/j9hFfxqlCi — Bubby...
Via BlackSportsOnline
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss
MAKE IT RAIN

Georgia State cash drop was crazy

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Via Sharapova's Thigh
October 07, 2012  |  Discuss

New Hampshire 44, Georgia State 21

Andy Vailas threw four touchdowns passes and Nico Steriti scored three touchdowns in New Hampshire's 44-21 victory against Georgia State on Saturday. It was the 100th win in coach Sean McDonnell's career. Georgia State's Ronnie Bell threw a 54-yard touchdown pass to Albert Wilson to tie the game at 7 in the first quarter, but New Hampshire (4-2, 2-1 Colonial Athletic...
Via AP on Fox
October 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Georgia State promotes Saturday's game by singing Corey Hart

The Georgia State Panthers are playing at 6 PM on Saturday at the Georgia Dome. It's a pretty big deal. So they created this video to promote the game, and it's an instant classic. With Corey Hart's "Sunglasses at Night" playing, a camera goes around the campus and shows various people singing along to the song while wearing flickering blue glasses,...
Via Crystal Ball Run
September 14, 2012  |  Discuss
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