Posted December 02, 2012 on AP on Fox
Kent State will meet Arkansas State in the Bowl in the first bowl appearance in 40 years for the Golden Flashes. The game is played on Jan. 6, the eve of the BCS national championship game. It's the second straight appearance in Mobile for Arkansas State, which lost 38-20 to Northern Illinois last season. Kent State has won a program-record 11 games. The Golden Flashes are 0-2 all time in bowl games, including trips to the Refrigerator Bowl in 1954 and the Tangerine Bowl in 1972. The Golden Flashes lost to Orange Bowl-bound Northern Illinois in double-overtime in the Mid-American Conference championship game. The Red Wolves won the Sun Belt Conference title and are 9-3 under first-year head coach Gus Malzahn.

Red Wolves fired up for second chance

Arkansas State players and coaches met with the local media that covers the team on a daily basis to give their thoughts on the Red Wolves being selected to play in the Bowl for the second straight year. Go "Inside" this Free Read to see what everyone had to say.

Red Wolves rout MTSU 45-0

JONESBORO, Ark. (12/1/12) – The Arkansas State football team claimed its second straight Sun Belt Conference championship with a 45-0 victory over Middle Tennessee on Saturday in front of a Liberty Bank Stadium record crowd of 31,243.

Arkansas St. 45, Middle Tennessee 0

Ryan Aplin broke his own Arkansas State record for passing touchdowns in a season and the Red Wolves captured their second straight Sun Belt Conference championship with a 45-0 victory over Middle Tennessee on Saturday. Aplin completed 19 of 21 passes for 238 yards and three touchdowns - giving him 22 TDs to break the mark of 21 he set last season. Arkansas State (9-3, 7-1) and...

ASN Video of Red Wolf Celebration

Arkansas State played an almost perfect game here Saturday as the Red Wolves claimed it's second straight Sun Belt Conference Championship in convincing matter. Go "Inside" this Free Video so all of AStateNation can enjoy the festivities.

Malzahn talks about winning championship

Arkansas State proved to the rest of the Sun Belt Conference and the nation who the best team in the league was Saturday evening. The Red Wolves whipped Middle Tennessee 45-0 in the defacto Sun Belt Conference Championship game. Both teams entered the matchup 8-3 and 6-1, Gus Malzahn talks about his team's play.

Red Wolves headed to Mobile

For anyone that doesn't think the Bowl selection system doesn't have issues, Go "Inside" this opinion piece to see what happened and how Arkansas State got selected to go to the Bowl for the second straight year. No matter where this ASU team plays, AStateNation must support this great football team.

No Doubt who's the best team in the SB

Arkansas State left little doubt in anyone's mind who the best football team in the Sun Belt Conference is. The Red Wolves defeated Middle Tennessee State University 45-0 to win their second straight undisputed Sun Belt Conference Championship. Go "Inside" for how ASU dominated the Blue Raiders.
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