The Arkansas State University Red Wolves football team is one of the best in the State of Arkansas. The Red Wolves have been playing football for over a century, and have won more than 440 games. ASU has also won 10 conference titles and played in 4 bowl games. Since the 1970’s, the Red Wolves have been on a rapid rise through the ranks of college football as they quickly moved from Division II all the way to Division I FBS. In the process of moving to footballs highest division, some of the regions most memorable college football players played for ASU, including Don Jones, Demario Davis, Corey Williams, Maurice Carthon, and Kelcie McCray. The Red Wolves have seen great success in recent years, including playing in 3 bowl games since 2012. All the success has turned game days in Jonesboro into the best atmosphere in the Sun Belt. Fans from all over the state flock to the capital of Red Wolves nation wearing Scarlet and singing, “On, On, On to Victory.” The success on the field has made waves in recruiting and has made the Red Wolves one of the teams to watch in the SBC. Score with TicketCity - the place to go for Arkansas State Red Wolves football tickets.
Arkansas State Red Wolves Football at Centennial Bank Stadium Address: 2180 Aggie Road Jonesboro, Arkansas, 72401
The Arkansas State University Red Wolves football team plays their home games at Centennial Bank Stadium in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Centennial Bank Stadium has been home to the Red Wolves since 1974 and can seat over 30,000 fans. The Stadium is one of the largest in the State of Arkansas and has been the site of many of the best college football games in the State. In 2002 the stadium was renovated and added new luxury suites as well as the new Performance Enhancement Center for players and coaches. The Red Wolves have been particularly successful at home, and Centennial Bank Stadium is one of the hardest places for opponents to win in the SBC. Centennial Bank Stadium parking information is covered in our Red Wolves event guide.
Arkansas State vs. ULM
One of the most exciting games in the SBC, this matchup is one of the growing rivalries in the South. The Red Wolves and Warhawks first met of the football field in 1959 and have played over 30 times since. The game has been competed as a non-conference matchup as well as a conference game in 2 separate conferences. With the Red Wolves moving into the SBC, this matchup looks to grow in importance as both schools look to gain supremacy in the SBC West and win a conference championship.
Arkansas State vs. Memphis
Known as the Paint Bucket Bowl, this is one of the biggest games of the season for the Red Wolves. This rivalry dates back to 1914 and has been contested over 55 times. The series has been back and forth throughout the years and although the Tigers own an advantage in the overall, the Red Wolves have more wins in the last decade. The winner of the game is awarded a paint bucket which is painted in both schools colors and the score of the game is inscribed on it.
Arkansas State Red Wolves Event Guide
How can I buy cheap Arkansas State Red Wolves tickets?
TicketCity offers a big selection of Arkansas State Red Wolves football tickets which include some of the lowest priced seats on the market. Arkansas State tickets fluctuate based on demand and opponent. Marquee SBC opponents like Appalachian State, Troy, and Louisiana Monroe can drive up home game prices. While cheap tickets are more plentiful for unranked, non-conference opponents. Those early season games may offer the best opportunity to purchase Arkansas State tickets near face value.
Where can I find the 2016-2017 Arkansas State Red Wolves football schedule?
The Red Wolves 2016-2017 football schedule is listed as soon as it is announced by the SBC. Arkansas State plays in the SBC West Division, which means games against New Mexico State, Idaho, Louisiana Monroe, and Texas State. Game times are announced by the SBC as soon as the TV schedule is set. Arkansas State’s home opener is typically one of the most popular games. They also play Memphis in the Paint Bucket Bowl. If you are looking for Red Wolves news or scores, then visit our partners at CBS Sports. They are also a good source for the official Arkansas State Red Wolves team roster.
Can I buy Arkansas State Red Wolves football season tickets?
Arkansas State Red Wolves season tickets are available to buy until kickoff of their home opener. Check our listings above or call us if you would like to purchase Arkansas State football season tickets. Let us know if you want a particular section at the Centennial Bank Stadium.
What is the best Arkansas State rivalry game during the season?
The rivalry with ULM is one of the most exciting games in the Sun Belt Conference. The two schools have been battling for decades and the rivalry has spanned 2 conferences. With the Red Wolves moving into the Sun Belt Conference, this matchup only looks to grow in importance and excitement in the coming years.
What is the best game day tradition at a Red Wolves home game?
Before the homecoming game each year, the freshmen on the football team, even the managers and trainers, take shifts beating the War Drum in front of Indian Hall. The tradition lasts for 24 hours, with individuals usually taking about 1 hour shifts. As the hour grows closer to game time, many fans and students crowd around and offer encouragement and support.