Here are a few notes, quotes and observations following Georgia State’s 35-3 loss to William and Mary on Saturday. (Note, this is an abbreviated version based off stories and releases; I wasn’t assigned to cover the game).
The Panthers committed seven turnovers.
William and Mary scored 28 points off those turnovers.
Ronnie Bell, making his first start, threw four interceptions and was sacked twice. He passed for 157 yards.
Bell is the fifth different starting quarterback coach Bill Curry has used in 27 games.
The Tribe rushed for 312 yards.
Donald Russell rushed for 107 yards, cracking the century mark for the second consecutive game.
Georgia State’s offense is now averaging 10 points and 287 yards per game.
Georgia State’s defense is now giving up an average of 38.4 points and 460 yards per game.
Quotes after the game
Transcript provided by Georgia State
“We work on ball security over and over and over, but if you turn the ball over that many times, you have no chance. We have individuals who are showing good things, but our team has got to come together and do all the things that it takes to win.”
– Doug Roberson, AJC. Please follow me on twitter @ajcgsu