Panthers Fall 24-17 Against Texas State - Game Recap
|Panthers Fall 24-17 Against Texas State - Game Recap|
Robert Lowe tore up the turf for 177 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Bobcats to a 24-17 win over the Panthers at Bobcat Stadium.
Texas State won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 16.5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 49.5.
Tyler Jones completed 5 of 11 pass attempts for 47 yards for the Bobcats in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Travis Evans rushed for 71 yards for Georgia State, while Albert Wilson added 44 yards. Ronnie Bell threw for 208 yards for the Panthers, while receivers Albert Wilson and Kelton Hill had 93 and 35 yards respectively.
Texas State was outgained by Georgia State 368-343 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-15 by the Panthers.
The time of possession battle favored Georgia State as their offense was on the field for 31:15, longer than the 28:45 of their opponents.
Texas State heads into a Week 9 battle against South Alabama. Georgia State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Louisiana-Monroe.