Georgia State played their first season of football in 2010 as an NCAA FCS Independent. In 2012, the Panthers joined the Colonial Athletic Association, and in 2013 the Panthers moved up to the FBS Sun Belt. Georgia State is currently coached by Shawn Elliott.
- 2013-present - Sun Belt Conference (NCAA FBS)
- 2012 - Colonial Athletic Association (NCAA FCS)
- 2010-2011 - NCAA FCS independent
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