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Johnny Allison's Mardi Gras, Moon Pie Memories in Mobile with ASU Win

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/20/2014 12:00 am

Johnny Allison, chairman of Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, didn't exactly confirm the dollar amount supplied by a tipster. He didn't exactly deny it either.

Here's Football Coach Blake Anderson's Contract Details at Arkansas State University

by Lance Turner 12/19/2013 03:35 pm

Details of Blake Anderson's football coaching agreement with Arkansas State University.

NFL Draft: Recapping Local Players Picked, Projected Contract Details

by Chris Bahn 4/29/2013 09:41 am

While contract details haven't yet been finalized for seven players with Arkansas ties who were drafted over the weekend, we do have an idea of what they could earn, based on 2012 contracts.

Arkansas State University Goes The Distance To Enhance Students' Education

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/25/2013 12:00 am

There are always innovative things happening on the ASU campus to better serve and educate the school's 14,000 students and provide for continued growth.

Red Wolves Foundation Of Arkansas State Names Carter Ford Executive Director

by Chris Bahn 1/18/2013 10:27 am

Arkansas State University's athletic department has a new name and new leader for its fundraising arm. Carter Ford has been named executive director of the Red Wolf Foundation. Formerly the organization was named the Red Wolf Club.

Arkansas Business: The Best & Worst News of 2012

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2012 12:00 am

There was good news and there was bad news in Arkansas in 2012. And in case you've forgotten the details, the Arkansas Business staff is here to remind you.

Despite Loss of Gus Malzahn, ASU Football Pushes Ahead

by Chris Bahn 12/17/2012 12:00 am

Arkansas State hires Bryan Harsin and keeps plans to keep focusing on improving its program.

Mike Beebe: Surprised by Bret Bielema, Disappointed by Gus Malzahn

by Mark Carter 12/5/2012 11:29 am

Gov. Mike Beebe meets with reporters to discuss his trip to Washington D.C. to address the "fiscal cliff." But he wasn't about to get away without addressing the really important stuff.

[Update] Gus Malzahn Leaves Arkansas State To Reunite With 'Auburn Family'

by Chris Bahn 12/4/2012 05:13 pm

Arkansas State Coach Gus Malzahn is expected to be named the coach at Auburn, according to a source. Malzahn has been at ASU less than a year after leaving Auburn where he served as offensive coordinator.

Arkansas State University Win Could Net Gus Malzahn SBC Title, $50,000 Bonus

by Chris Bahn 11/26/2012 02:05 pm

A Sun Belt Conference title isn't the only thing on the line Saturday for Arkansas State Coach Gus Malzahn. Malzahn could earn a $50,000 bonus if the Red Wolves beat Middle Tennessee State and win the league championship.

Bahn: David Oku Pays Back Opportunity With Effort For Red Wolves

by Chris Bahn 9/20/2012 03:00 pm

David Oku talks like a man who is glad to be back in college football. Watch Oku run and he looks like a guy who is glad to be back in college football. But if you really want to get a sense of how grateful Oku is to be back on the field, Red Wolves' running backs coach Eliah Drinkwitz says you should see the guy practice.

Bruins QB, Landers Award Winner Knighten Commits to Arkansas State Red Wolves

by Chris Bahn 1/14/2012 06:50 pm

Pulaski Academy quarterback Fredi Knighten has committed to Arkansas State. Knighten, named earlier this week as the Landers Award winner as the top high school player in the state, announced his decision via Twitter.

AS360 Football Picks: The Bowl Edition

by Mark Carter 12/30/2011 09:00 am

Our staff of experts takes on the BCS games, the Hogs' matchup against Kansas State in the Cotton Bowl, and ASU's first game with Gus Malzahn.

Bahn: Red Wolves Embracing Bold Vision For The Future; Shanita Arnold Returns 'Home'

by Chris Bahn 12/16/2011 03:31 pm

With the Sun Belt Conference champion Red Wolves headed to the GoDaddy.com Bowl looking for an 11th win, quarterback Ryan Aplin now knows what the program is capable of achieving. So, when new Arkansas State coach Gus Malzahn — hired Wednesday to replace Hugh Freeze – began talking about turning the program into a consistent Top 25 program, the Red Wolves starting quarterback wasn't caught off guard.

Bahn: Opportunity Too Much For Arkansas State, Malzahn To Pass Up

by Chris Bahn 12/14/2011 07:45 pm

Knowing where Gus Malzahn was a year ago, ASU Athletic Director Dean Lee was still a little stunned that ASU had just landed him as its 28th head coach. Lee's reaction post-Malzahn press conference was no different than most of the college football following public. Everybody was trying to make sense of how Malzahn wound up at Arkansas State, a school that won the Sun Belt title outright for the first time since joining the league. Could Lee have imagined hiring Malzahn was possible a year ago or, heck, even a week ago?

Peterson Scores 19 As Red Wolves Beat UCA Bears

by The Associated Press 12/10/2011 11:00 pm

Brandon Peterson had 19 points and nine rebounds to help Arkansas State beat Central Arkansas 71-64 Saturday night in a renewal of an old rivalry. Peterson was 6 of 8 from the field and 7 of 8 from the free-throw line.

Ryan Aplin

by ASU Sports Information 11/4/2011 08:25 am

ASU quarterback Ryan Aplin takes Sun Belt's Offensive Player of the Week honor.

Illinois 'Cautious' As ASU Red Wolves Visit To Open 2011 Football Season

by The Associated Press 9/1/2011 10:45 am

Last year, Illinois opened the season in an NFL stadium against Missouri, a Big 12 team that has made a habit of making it to a bowl game. This week, the Illini are getting ready for their opener against Arkansas State, a middling team from the Sun Belt Conference — an opponent that so far has underwhelmed the ticket-buying public. But Illinois' players, some of who were talking openly a couple of weeks ago about getting to a quality bowl, now say they're putting those thoughts aside to focus on the Red Wolves alone. Call the Illini cautious as they get ready to open the season Saturday in Champaign.

Bahn: Freeze Recruiting Plan For ASU Not Easy To Define, But Has Worked Before

by Chris Bahn 4/26/2011 01:00 pm

Every facet of the Arkansas State football program under first-year Coach Hugh Freeze can seemingly be boiled down into one, succinct mission statement. For example, Freeze has what he labels as an “It” for his offensive, defensive and special teams philosophies. Freeze's “It” when talking about recruiting? That's not so simple to define.