ESPN3 to Air A-State Football’s Sun Belt Conference Opener
JONESBORO, Ark. (9/23/14) – Arkansas State University football team's Sun Belt Conference (SBC) opener next Saturday, Oct. 4, versus Louisiana-Monroe (ULM) will be televised live on ESPN3.
A 6 p.m. (CT) opening kickoff is slated for the Red Wolves' conference-opening and annual Homecoming contest versus the Warhawks at Centennial Bank Stadium in Jonesboro, Ark.
ESPN3 is a 24/7 sports network offering live and replayed events. ESPN3 is available on over 300 affiliated service providers including AT&T, Bright House, Cablevision, Charter, Comcast, Cox, DISH, Time Warner Cable, and Verizon. The network is also available at no cost to approximately 21 million U.S. college students and U.S.-based military personnel via computers, smartphones and tablets connected to on-campus educational and on-base military broadband and Wi-Fi networks.
A-State, which is idle this weekend, currently sports a 2-2 overall record this season after registering a thrilling 21-14 overtime non-conference victory over Utah State this last Saturday (Sept. 20) evening in an ESPN3 televised game at Centennial Bank Stadium in Jonesboro. The Red Wolves, under first-year head coach Blake Anderson, are the defending three-time (2011-13) Sun Belt Conference Champions.
Last season (Nov. 9) , A-State claimed a 42-14 conference road triumph over ULM in an ESPN3 game at Monroe, La.