ARKANSAS STATE (5-1, 0-0 SBC) vs. TEXAS STATE (4-3, 1-1)
ARKANSAS STATE vs. TEXAS STATE
Saturday, January 9, 2021 • 4:00 PM CT • Jonesboro, Ark. • First National Bank Arena • ESPN+ • 95.3 The Ticket
FIVE THINGS TO KNOW
- Arkansas State hosts Texas State to open Sun Belt Conference play for a two-game set after its original opener slated for Jan. 1-2 versus ULM was postponed due to COVID-19 concerns within the Warhawk program.
- A-State is 19-10 all-time in Sun Belt Conference openers and has won eight of its last 10. When opening league play at home, the Red Wolves are 12-3.
- The Red Wolves are 8-5 all-time versus Texas State, with the series split at 3-3 in games played in Jonesboro.
- A-State has forced 16 or more turnovers in six straight games, including 20 or more in four of the last five.
- The Red Wolves’ 5-1 start to the season is the program’s best since 2003-04 (7-0).