Fighting Peaches: Georgia State football Shawn Elliott pre-NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl interview (12.26.19) #sportsinquirer #sunbelt @georgiastatefb @coachSelliott @novaAZBOWL

Georgia State football head coach Shawn Elliott
Photo credit: Georgia State Athletics

The Sports inquirer spoke with Georgia State football head coach Shawn Elliott for an exclusive interview following his team’s practice Dec. 26.

Topics included the team preparing for the NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl against Wyoming Dec. 31, the health of the team including starting quarterback Dan Ellington, the impact of the senior class on the Panthers’ program and the importance of ending the season with a bowl victory.

Fighting Peaches: Georgia State football Shawn Elliott Signing Day presser (12.18.19) #sportsinquirer #lightitblue #ourcity #sunbelt @georgiastatefb @CoachSElliott

Georgia State football head coach Shawn Elliott
Photo credit: Georgia State Athletics

The Sports Inquirer attended the Signing Day presser of Georgia State football head coach Shawn Elliott Dec. 18.

Topics included the overall highlights of the class, working with the early Signing Period for the third year, recruiting the offensive line, the impact of Georgia State Stadium hosting the GHSA state championships the previous week, plans to fill out the rest of the recruiting class in February 2020 as well as the pans for quarterback Mikele Colasurdo, running back Marcus Carroll, athlete Terrell Gordon as well as University of South Carolina transfer Jamyest Williams.

Fighting Peaches: Georgia State football Shawn Elliott post-South Alabama presser (11.23.19) #sportsinquirer #gsupanthers #lightitblue #ourcity @gsupanthers @georgiastatefb @sunbelt @coachSElliott

Georgia State football head coach Shawn Elliott
Photo credit: Georgia State Athletics

The Sports Inquirer attended the post-game presser of Georgia State head coach Shawn Elliott following the team’s 28-15 home win over South Alabama in Sun Belt action on Nov. 23. It was the seventh win in the season for the Panthers which ties the school record for most victories in a season.

Topics included the victory, the Panthers committing only three penalties and not fumbling the ball in rainy conditions, running Tra Barnett rushing for more than 2,000 career yards, quarterback Dan Ellington moving on the field with a torn ACL on run plays and the contributions of the senior class.