Following a stretch of four road games in nine days, Georgia State will return home for an equally tough challenge facing undefeated Tulane in the GSU Sports Arena for a high-noon tip.
Arkansas State 31, Georgia State 10
In its first home game in more than a month, Georgia State fell to Appalachian State 31-10 on Saturday at Georgia State Stadium.
Playing its first home game of the season, Georgia State's women's basketball team earned its first win of the year, beating VCU 61-56 Friday afternoon.
Georgia State will host four games this weekend as part of the GSU Thanksgiving Classic featuring GSU, WKU, VCU and Mercer.
Despite a big run to start the second half, Georgia State could not overcome a 16-point first half deficit and fell to Prairie View A&M 71-56 in the MGM Grand Main Event Middleweight Bracket Championship on Wednesday at T-Mobile Arena.
Georgia State's women's basketball team lost to Georgia Tech Tuesday morning at McCamish Pavilion.
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Led by 23 points from Devin Mitchell and 19 from D'Marcus Simonds, Georgia State cruised to a 68-50 win over Eastern Washington on Monday afternoon in the MGM Grand Main Event at T-Mobile Arena.
Georgia State goes across town to face the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Tuesday morning at 11 a.m. on ACC Network Extra.
The Panthers have won three straight and six of their last seven games under first-year head coach Shawn Elliott to become bowl eligible for the second time in three years.
A pair of 20-plus win and postseason teams from last year will face off in the MGM Grand Main Event on Monday when Georgia State takes on Eastern Washington at T-Mobile Arena at 4:30 p.m. ET.