2011 Georgia State Panthers football team

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2011 Georgia State Panthers football
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Conference Independent
2011 record 4-7
Head coach Bill Curry (2nd year)
Offensive coordinator John Bond
Defensive coordinator John Thompson
Home stadium Georgia Dome (c. 28,155)
Seasons
← 2010
2012 →
2011 NCAA Division I FCS independents football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
South Alabama           6 4  
Texas State           6 6  
UTSA           4 6  
Georgia State           3 8  
Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll

The 2011 Georgia State Panthers football team represented Georgia State University in the 2011 NCAA Division I FCS football season. The Panthers were led by second year head coach Bill Curry and played their home games at the Georgia Dome. Although Georgia State is a full member of the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA), the Panthers played as an FCS independent. This was their second season in program history and last as an independent. They became a football member of the CAA in 2012. They finished the season with a record of 4–7.

Schedule[edit]

[1] [2]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 2 7:30 p.m. Clark Atlanta Georgia DomeAtlanta, GA W 48-7   26,273[3]
September 10 12:00 p.m. Old Dominion Georgia Dome • Atlanta, GA CSS L 17–40   11,701[4]
September 17 3:30 p.m. at No. 17 Jacksonville State JSU StadiumJacksonville, AL CSS L 21–37   17,618[5]
September 24 8:00 p.m. at Houston Robertson StadiumHouston, TX CSS L 43-24   32,005
October 8 2:00 p.m. Murray State Georgia Dome • Atlanta, GA ESPN3 L 24–48   10,963
October 15 1:30 p.m. at South Carolina State Oliver C. Dawson StadiumOrangeburg, SC W 37-27   11,517[6]
October 22 3:00 p.m. South Alabamadagger Georgia Dome • Atlanta, GA (Rivalry) W 27–20 OT  14,086
October 29 2:00 p.m. at UTSA AlamodomeSan Antonio, TX LHN L 14–17 OT  25,977
November 5 2:00 p.m. St. Francis Georgia Dome • Atlanta, GA L 27–30 OT  11,565
November 12 7:00 p.m. at West Alabama Tiger StadiumLivingston, AL L 23–30   6,253
November 19 2:00 p.m. Campbell Georgia Dome • Atlanta, GA W 42–35   11,125
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Football - Schedule - Georgia State Athletics". georgiastatesports.com. 
  2. ^ "Opener vs. Clark Atlanta Set for Friday, Sept. 2". 2011 Schedule Change Release. Georgia State Athletics. 
  3. ^ "Clark Atlanta vs Georgia State (Sep 02, 2011)". georgiastatesports.com. 
  4. ^ "Old Dominion vs Georgia State (Sep 10, 2011)". georgiastatesports.com. 
  5. ^ "Georgia State vs Jacksonville State (Sep 17, 2011)". georgiastatesports.com. 
  6. ^ "Georgia State vs SC State (Oct 15, 2011)". georgiastatesports.com.