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Brown, Georgia State top WKU 39-21 in LendingTree Bowl

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) Georgia State's second trip to Mobile this season was even more successful than its first.

The Panthers scored touchdowns on four consecutive first-half possessions Saturday in the LendingTree Bowl in a 39-21 victory over Western Kentucky at at Ladd-Peebles Stadium. Georgia State (6-4) beat Sun Belt Conference rival South Alabama 31-14 on Nov. 21, across town at Hancock Whitney Stadium.

Redshirt freshman Cornelius "Quad" Brown threw for 226 yards and three second-quarter touchdowns. Destin Coates added 117 yards and a touchdown rushing, part of a 227-yard day on the ground for Georgia State.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: T. Pigrome1603
Passing TDs: T. Pigrome9
Rushing Yards: G. Walker645
Rushing TDs: T. Pigrome4
Receiving Yards: M. Tinsley377
Receiving TDs: M. Tinsley4
Interceptions: O. Alexander1
Schedule 2020
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/12 at Louisville L 21 - 35
9/19 vs. Liberty L 24 - 30
10/3 at Middle Tennessee W 20 - 17
10/10 vs. Marshall L 14 - 38
10/17 at UAB L 14 - 37
10/24 vs. Chattanooga W 13 - 10
10/31 at 11 BYU L 10 - 41
11/7 at Florida Atlantic L 6 - 10
11/14 vs. Southern Miss W 10 - 7
11/21 vs. FIU W 38 - 21
12/6 at Charlotte W 37 - 19
12/26 at Georgia State L 21 - 39
Conference USA
East
  Conference Overall
Marshall 4-1 7-3
Florida Atlantic 4-2 5-4
Western Kentucky 4-3 5-7
Charlotte 2-2 2-4
Old Dominion 0-0 0-0
Middle Tennessee 2-4 3-6
Florida International 0-3 0-5
West
  Conference Overall
UAB 3-1 6-3
Texas-San Antonio 5-2 7-5
Louisiana Tech 4-2 5-5
North Texas 3-4 4-6
Rice 2-3 2-3
Southern Miss 2-4 3-7
UTEP 0-4 3-5
Offense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 3484 (62)
Passing Yards: 1972 (66)
Rushing Yards: 1512 (57)
Points per game: 19.0 (114)
Yards per game: 290.3 (120)
Touchdowns: 24 (84)
Field Goals: 13 (36)
Defense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 4173 (92)
Passing Yards: 2122 (68)
Rushing Yards: 2051 (119)
Points per game: 25.3 (40)
Yards per game: 347.8 (28)
Touchdowns: 36 (92)
Field Goals: 12 (96)
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