Arkansas State University Football History
Arkansas State 1980s Football Hightlights
2008- Now Red Wolves
Football Highlights 1970 – Arkansas State won the College Division National Championship in Football. (Equivalent to Division II today)
1975 – The Indians moved to D-1 and went 11-0 finishing tied for 21st in the final poll. Click here for and article from The Herald.
1986 – A-State finished runner up in D-1AA by losing in the Diamond Bowl (D-1AA is now called FCS)
2005 – Finished regular season with a winning record (6-5) for the first time since returning to FBS and earned a New Orleans bowl bid. Finished 6-6.
2006 – Bluff City Miracle occurred in Memphis with a last second Hail Mary win!
2008 – Arkansas State finally gets over the hump with a season opening win over Texas A&M – the first over a BCS AQ school.
2011 – Won Sun Belt with an 8-0 conference record to finish the regular season 10-2 before falling in the Go Daddy Bowl to finish 10-3. Ranked 28th AP at one point.