ASU Football news and notes

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Upcoming Schedule

September 21
Arkansas State at Memphis - 3:30 p.m. (ESPN3)

Recent Results

September 12
Arkansas State 41, Troy 34 – 6:30 p.m. (ESPNU)

September 7
Auburn 38, Arkansas State 9 - 6:30 p.m. (Fox Sports Network)

Team News and Notes

Arkansas State Red Wolves
Arkansas State has played Memphis more than any other opponent in school history, and Saturday's game will mark the 58th meeting all-time between the two schools since 1914. Memphis leads the all-time series 28-23-5, but A-State claimed victories each of the last two seasons in Jonesboro . . . The Red Wolves have won three of the last four meetings . . . A-State extended its Sun Belt Conference winning streak to eight games, its home winning streak to five and its winning streak in midweek games to six with a 41-34 victory over Troy last week . . . Arkansas State now stands 2-1 through three games for the third straight year . . . The last time ASU won three of its first four games was 2008 . . . A-State won its Sun Belt Conference opener for the first time since the 2011 season . . . The A-State offense has recorded over 400 yards of total offense in its first three games this season . . . The defense forced a season-high four turnovers against Troy, its most since posting five against Louisiana-Lafayette last year.