Nick Gatewood hit two home runs and drove in four runs, Brandon Bell delivered a grand slam and Ryan Glass also homered, but Furman rallied with two grand slams, including the go-ahead shot by Jabari Richards with two outs in the bottom of the eighth.
Georgia State sophomore guard D'Marcus Simonds announced on Wednesday that he will return for his junior season after leading the Panthers to the NCAA tournament last month.
Ivie Drake was named Sun Belt Player of the Week, conference officials announced Tuesday.
Georgia State's softball team welcomes Mercer to town for a Wednesday matchup.
Led by a 1-under 71 from freshman Chloe Howard, the Georgia State women's golf team shot a final round 305 to finish in 12th-place at the Charleston Invitational at RiverTowne Country Club on Tuesday.
Admission to the Spring Game at Georgia State Stadium is FREE.
Georgia State plays its fourth straight road game at Furman at 5 p.m. on 1340 The Fan 3/103.7 FM.
Led by an afternoon 69 from senior Paula Zabarte, the Georgia State women's golf team stands in 12th-place following two rounds of the Charleston Invitational at RiverTowne Country Club.
As the golf world closes in on Georgia this week and the annual playing of The Masters at Augusta National Golf Club, GeorgiaStateSports.com felt it only fitting to look back and catch up with former Panther Dave Womack, who played in the 2007 event and was a key in helping make GSU golf what it is today.
The Georgia State Athletics Spring Tour, presented by the Panther Athletic Club, will kick off again this spring on April 10, celebrating an exciting year of Panther Athletics and looking ahead to a bright future.
Softball's Ivie Drake led the Panthers to three wins last week and has been named Georgia State Student-Athlete of the Week, powered by the U.S. Marines.
Led by senior Max Herrmann's season-best fifth-place finish, the Georgia State men's golf team earned an eighth-place finish on Sunday at the 3M Augusta Invitational at Forest Hills Golf Club.