Georgia State vs West Virginia Recap - Mountaineers Win 41-7
|Georgia State vs West Virginia Recap - Mountaineers Win 41-7|
Ford Childress's 359-yard performance through the air was the key in West Virginia's 41-7 win over Georgia State on Saturday at Mountaineer Field at Milan Puskar Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Mountaineers were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 41.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 55.5.
Charles Sims rushed for 116 yards, while Wendell Smallwood added 62 yards in the win. Daikiel Shorts and Ronald Carswell added 88 and 67 receiving yards respectively.
Travis Evans rushed for 118 yards for Georgia State, while Jonathan Jean-Bart added 22 yards. Ronnie Bell threw for 63 yards for the Panthers, while receivers Robert Davis and Keith Rucker had 39 and 27 yards respectively.
Georgia State lost the offensive yardage battle to West Virginia 604-220 yards in Saturday's game. West Virginia had more first downs as that total ended up 30-10.
Georgia State lost the time of possession battle 31:58/28:02, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, West Virginia takes its act on the road to face Maryland looking for another win. For Georgia State, they head home to face Jacksonville State.