Arkansas State Rumors & News

  • Report: Sun Belt bowl bids go to Cajuns, Red Wolves, Jaguars

    CBSSports.com "The Sun Belt has become the first conference to assign its bowl berths, ESPN reported Wednesday, with UL-Lafayette, Arkansas State and South Alabama filling the league's three postseason slots. The 8-4 Ragin' Cajuns will return to the New Orleans Bowl, the 7-5 Red Wolves will head to the GoDaddy..." December 03

  • Former Texas Tech transfer, walk-on leaving for Arkansas State

    Montgomery Advertiser "Walk-on defensive end Chase Robison is transferring from Auburn to Arkansas State, according to a report by A-State Nation. Robison, whose father Lanier played at Arkansas State, transferred to Auburn from Texas Tech last summer along with Tucker Tuberville, and sat out the 2013..." August 19

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN.com "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 09

  • Arkansas State center Bryce Giddens retiring due to head injuries

    College Football Talk "With the start of summer camp just around the corner, the middle of Arkansas State’s offensive line has suffered a significant blow. Head coach Blake Anderson announced in a press release Monday after that center Bryce Giddens has decided to end his playing career due to injuries. The injuries..." July 14

  • Sun Belt isn't looking to expand, sticks with 11 teams

    Sun Belt Sports "The Sun Belt Conference concluded its annual Spring Meeting on Wednesday with a number of important topics being discussed and several key developments taking place. Sun Belt Conference Membership Discussion The Sun Belt Conference has suspended any further discussion or consideration to add..." May 22

  • Ex-Ark. St. coach John Thompson likely new DC at Texas State

    CBSSports.com "Get the premium experience you deserve! Build your custom Fantasy Baseball Commissioner league today. Bruce Feldman Senior College Football Columnist Ex-Ark. St. coach John Thompson likely new DC at Texas State March 2, 2014 10:28 am ET John Thompson is expected to become the new..." March 02

  • Predicting Destinations for Top 25 Uncommitted 2014 College Football Recruits

    Bleacher Report "Top uncommitted recruits are without a doubt the hottest commodities on the recruiting trail right now. At this point, many of the nation's best prospects have a decision on where they are going to college. Yet some recruits are still mulling their options. That means college coaches are..." January 20

  • Arkansas State's Markel Owens shot and killed

    Jackson Sun "Arkansas State University football player Markel Owens, 21, and his stepfather Johnny Shivers, 36, were shot and killed during a Wednesday night home invasion robbery on Walker Road in Jackson. A 37-year-old woman, who was Shivers' wife and Owens' mother, was also shot. She was treated and..." January 19

  • Arkansas State DL Markel Owens killed in shooting

    ESPN.com "Arkansas State junior defensive lineman Markel Owens was one of two men shot to death in what authorities are calling a home invasion robbery in Jackson, Tenn. "Our worst fears were realized as an athletics department after being notified early this morning about the unfortunate news about..." January 16