The top performers from Thursday's college football games

While there were only two games on Thursday's October 18 slate, there were still some great performances

Arkansas State went toe-to-toe with Georgia State, while Stanford took on the Arizona State Sun Devils. Check out the best performers from Thursday night.

1

Dan Ellington (Georgia State)

The Georgia State quarterback started off a bit slow, but when the smoke had cleared, he did everything he could for his team in a 51-35 loss. That included going 15-of-26 for 250 yards, three touchdowns, and zero interceptions. He also ran for 52 yards on 18 carries.

2

K.J. Costello (Stanford)

The Cardinal quarterback had to find a way to beat Arizona State without much help from Bryce Love. Costello threw for 231 yards and a touchdown, and also ran for 18 yards in his team's 20-13 victory.

3

Justice Hansen (Arkansas State)

The Arkansas State quarterback had himself quite the night, in a 51-35 win over Georgia State. He ended up completing 17-of-28 passes for 257 yards and three touchdowns. He also had 76 rushing yards and another two touchdowns on the ground.

4

JJ Arcega-Whiteside

JJ Arcega-Whiteside has been a life saver for Stanford. On Thursday night, he hauled down seven catches for 91 yards and a touchdown.

5

Marcel Murray (Arkansas State)

Marcel Murray had himself a game against Georgia State. He had 115 yards and a touchdown on just 11 carries. He also had one catch for another 15 yards.

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