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NCAA Game Summary - South Alabama at Georgia State



(Saturday, November 30)

Final Score: South Alabama 38, Georgia State 17

Atlanta, GA (SportsNetwork.com) - Jay Jones rushed for two touchdowns as the South Alabama Jaguars easily beat the Georgia State Panthers, 38-17, in a Sun Belt Conference matchup at the Georgia Dome.

The Jaguars' (5-6, 3-3 Sun Belt) quarterback Ross Metheny had 280 passing yards and a touchdown on 19-of-28 passing. Jones had 102 yards on 17 carries in addition to his two scores. Shavarez Smith caught 10 passes for 194 yards and a touchdown.

Ronnie Bell threw for 321 yards and an interception on 17-of-34 passing for the Panthers (0-12, 0-7). Robert Davis and Albert Wilson combined for 10 catches and 211 yards.

South Alabama scored first after Jones had a five-yard touchdown rush with 7:42 left in the first quarter. Jones scored again on a 17-yard touchdown run to put the Jaguars up 14-0.

The Panthers answered back with a 33-yard field goal from Wil Lutz.

Metheny had a one-yard touchdown run for South Alabama to make the score 21-3. With 34 seconds before the half Aleem Sunanon connected on a 42-yard field goal for the Jaguars.

The Jaguars scored first in the third quarter as Metheny completed a 37-yard touchdown pass to Smith.

The Panthers countered with a one-yard Bell touchdown rush to make the score 31-10.

Kendall Houston scored on a one-yard touchdown rush for South Alabama with 1:09 left in the third.

Sean Jeppesen ran the ball in from one-yard away to make the score 38-17 with just three minutes remaining. but it was not nearly enough for the Panthers.

11/30 18:46:43 ET

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Scoreboard
MLB
Final
BAL 5
TOR 2
Final
NYM 5
MIA 6
Final
TAM 1
NYY 0
Final
ATL 2
WAS 4
Final
CHC 1
CIN 0
Final
KAN 4
CWS 3
Final
HOU 3
CLE 1
Final
MIN 6
DET 8
Final
COL 3
LOS 11
Final
ARI 6
SFG 2
Final
ANA 8
SEA 1
Final
SDP 1
PHI 0
7:05pm Tonight
PIT
BOS
 
7:05pm Tonight
BAL
TOR
 
7:10pm Tonight
NYM
MIA
 
7:10pm Tonight
TAM
NYY
 
7:10pm Tonight
ATL
WAS
 
8:05pm Tonight
CHC
CIN
 
8:10pm Tonight
KAN
CWS
 
8:10pm Tonight
HOU
CLE
 
8:10pm Tonight
MIN
DET
 
8:15pm Tonight
STL
MIL
 
8:40pm Tonight
COL
LOS
 
9:40pm Tonight
ARI
SFG
 
10:05pm Tonight
ANA
SEA
 
10:05pm Tonight
OAK
TEX
 
10:10pm Tonight
SDP
PHI
 
Final
IND 27
PHI 30