Posted October 13, 2012 on AP on Fox
Ryan Aplin passed for 203 yards and three touchdowns and ran for a score to lead Arkansas State to a 36-29 victory against South Alabama on Saturday night. Aplin completed 17 of 22 passes for the Red Wolves (4-3, 2-1 Sun Belt), who overcame a 10-0 first-quarter deficit to post back-to-back wins for the first time since stringing nine victories together to end the 2011 regular season. Ross Metheny was 24 of 38 for 241 yards with three touchdowns and an interception for the Jaguars (1-5, 0-2). With Arkansas State holding a six-point lead in the fourth quarter, Aplin hit Taylor Stockemer with a 9-yard touchdown pass that, with a two-point conversion, made the score 36-22 with 11:55 remaining. Stockemer had 65 yards on four receptions, giving him 36 straight games with at least one catch, the second-longest streak in the nation. Conner Vernon of Duke has 42 games in a row with a reception.

Old Stockemer returns for big game

Welcome back Taylor Stockemer. Seeing his most significant playing time this season, the senior from Van Buren grabbed four passes for 65 yards, including a key 9-yard touchdown pass when the Red Wolves grabbed a 36-22 lead with 11:55 to play. Arkansas State won the game, go "Inside" for tonight's game story.

First day of basketball practice a success

Arkansas State University Basketball got officially underway here today as the Red Wolves takes to the floor at the HPESS Center for its first day of fall practice. Veteran Coach John Brady was upbeat and excited about this upcoming season and it appears for good reason. Go "Inside" for complete coverage of today's first practice.

Inside The ASU Press Room

AStateNation was at Saturday night's game to bring its members the very best coverage you will find anywhere of your Arkansas State Red Wolves. Videos, stories, photos and much, much more. Go "Inside" to hear what Taylor Stockemer, Nathan Herrold and Ryan Aplin had to say after last night's ASU win over South Alabama 36-29.
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