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Georgia Southern tops Arkansas St., 72-60, tightens Sun Belt

JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) Ike Smith scored 21 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as Georgia Southern pulled away from Arkansas State in the second half of its Sun Belt Conference battle Saturday, earning a 72-60 victory. The victory pulls George Southern (18-11, 11-5) even with the Red Wolves (19-9, 10-5) in the loss column with two games left in the Eagles' regular season. Arkansas State...
Via Associated Press
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Arkansas State’s One-And-Done Era Coaches: Which One Gets Fired First?

Gus Malzahn, Hugh Freeze, and Bryan Harsin could be looking for a new job soon. But who gets the pink slip first? The one-and-done era of coaches began in Jonesboro on that fateful day in December 2010 as Hugh Freeze was elevated from offensive coordinator to head coach, replacing Steve Roberts after nine years. No one that follows Red Wolves football or college football for that...
Via Underdog Dynasty
1 day ago

Ranking Blake Anderson’s First Three Seasons

With 3 seasons under his belt, we reflect on the Anderson era The one and done era at Arkansas State is now one for the history books. It will forever be part of the lore of modern Red Wolves football. The foot that stopped the revolving door in Jonesboro belonged to head coach Blake Anderson. AD Terry Mohajir hired Anderson from Larry Fedora’s staff at North Carolina following...
Via Underdog Dynasty
5 days ago

Carter, Simms lead Arkansas State to victory

JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) Devin Carter made four 3-pointers and scored 18 points and Deven Simms added 16 and Arkansas State defeated Arkansas-Little Rock 67-58 on Friday night. Rashad Lindsey added 10 points and Tamas Bruce 10 rebounds for the Red Wolves (19-8, 10-4 Sun Belt), who moved within a half-game of conference leader UT Arlington (9-3), which plays at Georgia State (9-4)...
Via Associated Press
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Neal, UT-Arlington knock Arkansas St. out of Sun Belt lead

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Erick Neal broke a late tie with a layup then added a steal, an assist and another basket as Texas-Arlington broke away to an 81-75 win on Saturday, knocking Arkansas State out of sole possession of first place in the Sun Belt Conference. Kevin Hervey led UT-Arlington with 19 points, Neal added 18 with nine assists and Jorge Bilbao poured in 17 points on...
Via Associated Press
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Arkansas State Red Wolves blow out Central Florida, cap off another solid season

The Arkansas State Red Wolves blew out Central Florida 31-13 in the Cure Bowl to cap off another solid season. That’s not to say that ASU was perfect. It clearly wasn’t. The Red Wolf offense struggled for most of the evening, rushing 38 times for 29 yards and completing only 12 of 26 passes. As a result, Arkansas State went just 3 of 17 on third down conversions, and finished...
Via The Student Section
December 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Arkansas State beats Georgia State, but there’s still work to do

Although the Arkansas State Red Wolves defeated Georgia State 31-16, they still have a lot of work to do if they’re going to repeat as Sun Belt champions. Make no mistake about it: ASU deserves a lot of credit for winning this contest. With the offense struggling, the Red Wolf special teams made sure that the team would have all of the points that it would need. Arkansas State...
Via The Student Section
November 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Arkansas State Red Wolves overcomes 5 turnovers to defeat Georgia Southern, prove they are the still the team to beat in the Sun Belt

The Arkansas State Red Wolves overcame five turnovers to defeat the Georgia Southern Eagles 27-26. With the victory, ASU proved that it is still the team to beat in the Sun Belt this season. Make no mistake about it: this was a huge win for the Red Wolves. While the team played a tough non-conference schedule, no one expected Arkansas State to enter this contest winless. However...
Via The Student Section
October 06, 2016  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Auburn scores an early contender for touchdown of the season

Auburn had a tough week one against Clemson. The Tigers got their revenge Saturday, as they took on Arkansas State. Auburn rolled the Red Wolves 51-14 on Saturday. But Auburn’s most exciting play came on a simple toss out to the half back. And it might end up being a contender for best play of the season. A play which seem destined for a loss of yards turned into a touchdown...
Via The Comeback
September 11, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Auburn’s Kyle Davis makes insane leaping one-handed catch

During Saturday’s game against Arkansas State, Auburn wide receiver pulled off a magnificent leaping one-handed catch in between two defenders that left us shaking our heads wondering how in the world he brought it down. Here’s a clip of his ridiculous athleticism on display. How did he do that? After losing a heart breaker at home last week to Clemson, Auburn is taking its...
Via Sportsnaut
September 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Louisiana-Monroe downs Arkansas State 78-73 in overtime

MONROE, La. (AP) Majok Deng scored 27 points with five 3-pointers, Justin Roberson added 21, including five in overtime, and Louisiana-Monroe beat Arkansas State 78-73 on Saturday to win its third straight game. Arkansas State's Devin Carter hit a jumper, but Roberson and Nick Coppola each made layups and Deng hit two free throws for a 73-69 Warhawks' lead. Frederic Dure scored...
Via Associated Press
February 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Livingston leads Arkansas St. to 77-67 win over Central Ark.

JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) Anthony Livingston had 22 points and seven rebounds as Arkansas State had a strong second half to hold off Central Arkansas 77-67 on Tuesday night. Donte Thomas added 14 points, hauled in 10 rebounds and dished out eight assists for the Red Wolves (4-7). Frederic Dure added 14 points and Devin Carter chipped in 13. Arkansas State was 24 of 54 (44.4 percent...
Via Associated Press
December 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Arkansas State’s Kyle Cefalo has the best ugly Xmas sweater

Kyle Cefalo is a graduate assistant for the Arkansas State Red Wolves, and he just won the award for Best Ugly Christmas Sweater. In yesterday’s New Orleans Bowl against Louisiana Tech, Cefalo was seen wearing an ugly Christmas sweater that featured none other than the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Wearing an ugly Christmas sweater is ballsy in itself, but one with the Ninja Turtles...
Via Campus Sports Net
December 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Two Arkansas State players arrested, suspended for bowl game

Two Arkansas State players have been arrested and accused of cocaine possession and subsequently suspended for the Red Wolves’ New Orleans Bowl game against Louisiana Tech on the 19th. According to ArkansasOnline, seniors Tyler J. Trosin and Christopher Stone were arrested and booked on charges of “possession of less than 2 grams of methamphetamine or cocaine.” Head coach Blake...
Via Campus Sports Net
December 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Sun Belt officials skip Arkansas State championship

Arkansas State is once again champions of the Sun Belt Conference. Unfortunately, officials from the conference weren’t in attendance to award the team the trophy for being conference champions after the Red Wolves’ 55-17 victory over Texas State on Saturday. Arkansas State System President Charles Welch and Chancellor Tim Hudson ended up handing the team the trophy at midfield...
Via Campus Sports Net
December 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Arkansas State coach John Brady to step down after season

Arkansas State Red Wolves head men’s basketball coach John Brady will step down at the end of the season after eight years with the program. Athletic director Terry Mohajir announced Brady’s decision, which was reported by Scott Phillips of NBC Sports’ College Basketball Talk. Mohajir addressed Brady’s departure in a statement. “John alerted me today of his intentions...
Via Campus Sports Net
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

This guy is wearing a helmet nonstop to promote ticket sales

Hats off to Arkansas State Red Wolves Associate Athletic Director of External Relations Jason Martin… or should we say helmet? The Red Wolves supporter came up with a brilliant campaign in an effort to get Arkansas State over 10,000 season tickets sold for the first time in university history. In order to do so, Martin is wearing an Arkansas State helmet nearly 24/7 — with...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Angie Gallaher wins bid to coach Arkansas State during spring game

Pretty cool story here from the Arkansas State Red Wolves. Last week, the NFL announced their first full-time female ref. Now, Arkansas State will have a female coach! The winning bid was $8,700. Here’s what the Red Wolves had to say in their press release… As the head coach, she will draft her team members, give the pregame and halftime talk to her team and determine if they...
Via The Student Section
April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Arkansas St. RB scores improbable touchdown

The #FunBelt is living up to its nickname tonight. Louisiana-Lafayette leads Arkansas State 34-23 midway through the second quarter, and it has been a wild one so far. The two teams have combined for over 650 yards in less than a half, and Arkansas State has already come back from a big deficit on the back of a few big plays, the biggest being a crazy 70-yard touchdown run from Michael...
Via College Spun
October 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Arkansas State had player play dead on awful fake punt attempt (Video)

Arkansas State tried what could very well be the worst fake punt attempt you will ever see on Saturday. In the second quarter of a 41-20 loss to Miami, the Red Wolves lined up like they were going to kick it away near midfield. Instead of punting, they had a player fake like he had […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Arkansas State player plays dead on fake punt that goes terribly

If you were a coach and your objective was to deceive the opposing team on a fake punt, what would you do? You might send various people in motion to create confusion. You might have the ball snapped to a non-obvious player. You might put people in motion, snap the ball to a non-obvious player, then have that player pitch it back to someone else in motion who throws a pass downfield...
Via FOX Sports
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Arkansas State And The Fake Punt That Died

It’s the comedy vine of the year in college football… in two parts. From Saturday’s Arkansas State game at Miami (Florida), watch what happened when the Red Wolves tried to fake a punt, via Sean Korte: Part one: My man @HNYNUT_BERRIOS, please tell me the coaches broke this down in film review Part two: New angle, buddy gets up and gets murdered
Via The Student Section
September 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Nothing to be proud of Russ: Arkansas St. players named ‘Clark’ and ‘Griswold’ (pic)

In a delightful bit of whimsical surname synergy, the Arkansas State Red Wolves football team boasts two players whose names, when combined, share the same name as one of film’s most beloved comic characters. Yep, meet offensive lineman Jemar Clark and tight end Darion Griswold. During Saturday’s game against the Tennessee Volunteers, the two were […] The post Nothing to be...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Arkansas State Sells Spring Game Coaching Job For $11,700

An online bidder paid $11,700 to coach the Arkansas State football team for one game this upcoming Friday. The winner is 25-year-old Silicon Valley entrepreneur Nick Bhardwaj. Bhardwaj told ESPN.com that he shelled out the serious chunk of change in the eBay bidding war because he thought the world of college football seemed interesting. “I dropped out of San Jose State and didn’t...
Via NESN.com
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Arkansas State auctioning head coaching job for spring game on eBay

Arkansas State has a new head football coach for the fourth time in four seasons. Now, it's your turn. First-year coach Blake Anderson isn't going anywhere ... yet, but the Red Wolves are offering fans a chance to lead the team. The head coaching job for the spring game is up for auction on eBay. The starting price of $2,500 began on April 7, and it's now up to nearly...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
April 11, 2014  |  Discuss
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