2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
3rd in Sun Belt - East
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Bill Connelly's mega offseason previews: Sun Belt East

The top-20 potential of Coastal Carolina and Appalachian State and the top-75 or so potential of everyone else makes the Sun Belt East one of the best divisions in the Group of Five heading into 2021.

Georgia Southern halts Louisiana Tech's drive with an INT (0:18)
Murray's big gain sets up a Georgia Southern TD (0:57)

Appalachian St. beats Georgia Southern with big 4th quarter

— Jalen Virgil scored on a 100-yard kickoff return and Nate Noel broke loose for a 70-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter, and Appalachian State beat Georgia Southern 34-26 on Saturday night in the regular-season finale for both teams.

Georgia Southern's Wright takes off for 63-yard TD run (0:23)
Georgia Southern QB makes Sun Belt history with 3 rushing TDs (1:19)
Georgia Southern WR pulls off incredible one-handed catch (0:27)
Green turns on the burners for 69-yard TD (0:44)
Georgia Southern's rushing gets the win vs. South Alabama (1:59)
CJ Marable runs for 24-yard Coastal Carolina TD (0:22)
Malik Murray leaps in the air for a 32-yard pass from Shai Werts (0:24)
Kennedy jukes his way to the house on 60-yard punt return TD (1:18)
Sam Denmark takes off for a 72-yard TD (0:19)
Georgia Southern makes easy work of UMass in first half (0:39)
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Georgia Southern-App State game moved to Dec.

Georgia Southern's football game against Appalachian State, originally scheduled Wednesday, Oct. 14 at Allen E. Paulson Stadium, has been postponed and rescheduled for Dec. 12.


King, Byrd help Ga. Southern beat ULM 35-30

J.D. King ran for a career-high 196 yards and a score, Rashad Byrd had a tackle at the 1-yard line in the closing seconds, and Georgia Southern held on for a 35-30 win over Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday night.

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Team Stats

Passing Yards104.2124th
Rushing Yards267.15th
Points For27.280th
Points Against20.8105th