GEORGIA STATE (1-2, 0-0 Sun Belt) at COASTAL CAROLINA (1-3, 0-1 Sun Belt)

Saturday, Oct. 7, 6:30 p.m., Brooks Stadium, Conway, S.C.

TV: ESPN3. Announcers are Jeff McCarragher and Tyoka Jackson.

RADIO: Georgia State Radio Network, including Atlanta flagship 1340 AM/103.7 FM as well as WRAS 88.5 FM. Dave Cohen is in his 35th season as the play-by-play voice of Panther athletics. Brandon Leak and Harper LeBel join him from the booth with Sam Crenshaw on the sideline. Free audio stream on and GSU mobile app.

SERIES: First Meeting

THE KICKOFF: Georgia State (1-2) opens Sun Belt Conference play at league newcomer Coastal Carolina (1-3, 0-1). The Panthers, who won 28-0 at Charlotte on Sept. 23, are coming off an open date due to the Memphis cancellation and are facing the third of four straight road games. Coastal Carolina fell 51-43 at ULM in its Sun Belt opener.

> Georgia State is playing its first game in South Carolina since a 2014 trip to Clemson.
> Head coach Shawn Elliott is a native of Camden, S.C., and spent the 2010-16 seasons as an assistant coach at South Carolina, including six games as interim head coach in 2015.
> Five members of Georgia State’s 2017 freshman class are from South Carolina, but none have played yet: Kerryon Richardson, CB (West Columbia/Airport)Gunnar Kennedy, PK (Lexington HS)Roger Carter, TE (Columbia/Blythewood)Malik Sumter, C (Irmo,/Dutch Fork)Camryn Johnson, WR (Orangeburg/Calhoun County)
> Defensive line coach Skylor Magee was an assistant coach under Coastal Carolina interim head coach Jamey Chadwell at North Greenville (2009), Delta State (2012) and Charleston Southern (2013-16).