Arkansas State will face Nevada in Arizona Bowl

A-State begins bowl practice

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - We’ll have a whole bunch of howling in the desert.

The Sun Belt revealed Sunday that 8-4 Arkansas State will face 7-5 Nevada.

Kickoff is scheduled for Saturday, December 29th at 12:15pm Central Time. The game will be televised on the CBS Sports Network.

The Red Wolves are going bowling for the 8th straight season. Boise State (17) is the only Group of 5 team with a longer bowl appearance streak than A-State. The Red Wolves bowl streak is longer than several Power 5 teams (USC, Auburn, Penn State, Iowa, Miami, Ohio State, Michigan).

Arkansas State finished the regular season 8-4. It’s the 6th time in the last 8 years that the Red Wolves have won at least 8 games in a season.

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