Arkansas State Athletics and the Red Wolves Foundation are offering fans and donors a special ticket and tailgating package for A-State’s home football games against ULM, Saturday, Oct. 1, and James Madison, Saturday, Oct. 8, at Centennial Bank Stadium.
ULM hosted intrastate rivals Louisiana-Lafayette to kick off Sun Belt conference play. The Warhawks were down 17-7 in the fourth quarter. Chandler Roger and Malik Jackson had touchdown runs. ULM scored 14 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to defeat the Ragin’ Cajuns 21-17. The Warhawks win the Battle on the Bayou for the first time since 2017.
The Red Wolves (1-2) rallied from 11 down to take the lead in the 4th quarter, but the Tigers (2-1) answered late to win 44-32. Jevyon Ducker provided the go-ahead score, he had a 39 yard rushing TD with 2:08 remaining.
Jacob Pyeatt captured the individual crown in the men’s 8K, finishing in a collegiate-best 25:43.7, while runner-up Dawson Mayberry followed less than a second later with a time of 25:44.4. In the women’s 5K, Jaybe Shufelberger earned a runner-up result with a time of 18:22.1 in her A-State debut.