Georgia State used another record-setting rushing performance and a strong effort from the defense to earn its second straight win, 31-21 at Coastal Carolina.
> 350 yards rushing - school record for the second straight week
> 690 yards rushing over the last two games (350 vs. Coastal Carolina, 340 vs. Arkansas State)
> Team has topped 200 yards rushing in every game this season and nine of the last 11 games.
> 472 yards of total offense against a defense that was first in the Sun Belt, 19th in FBS, allowing just 289.4 yards per game, including only 122.2 yards rushing per game.
> Team averages through six games:
253.5 yards rushing per game - No. 2 Sun Belt/No. 8 FBS
478.5 yards total offense per game - No. 2 Sun Belt/No. 19 FBS
> Three 100-yard rushers in a game for the first time (never even had two in a game before)
> Career-high 128 yards rushing for Dan Ellington, most by a Sun Belt quarterback this season. Second career 100-yard game.
> Tra Barnett, 110 yards rushing - third 100-yard game this season and fourth of his career.
> Seth Paige, 104 yards rushing - second 100-yard game of his career.
> Ellington topped the 1,000-yard mark for career rushing. He now has 1,066 yards, giving the Panthers two active 1,000-yard rushers, along with Tra Barnett, 1,281 yards)
> With two rushing touchdowns, Barnett now has 12 for his career, just one behind the GSU record (13 by Kyler Neal).
> Defense allowed a season-low 322 yards of total offense against a Coastal Carolina team that was averaging 443.8 yards per game
> Defense held Coastal to 105 yards rushing, less than half its season average of 226.8 ypg.
> Defense has allowed a total of 220 yards rushing over the last two games.