FINAL: Arkansas State 40, Appalachian State 27 - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

FINAL: Arkansas State 40, Appalachian State 27

Arkansas State University's official logo (Source: www.astate.edu) Arkansas State University's official logo (Source: www.astate.edu)

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - The Arkansas State Red Wolves earned sole possession of the Sun Belt Conference lead and gained bowl eligibility with a victory at Appalachian State on Thursday night.

A-State kept the Mountaineers run game to a minimum, an aspect of their game that had proven potent in earlier games. The matchup was a battle of unbeaten teams in the conference with both squads entering with matching 4-0 league marks.

Arkansas State sets themselves up to control its own destiny, winning out would guarantee a conference championship would return to Jonesboro.

Tune in Region 8 Sports at Ten for highlights and coverage of this big win.

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