2011 Arkansas State Red Wolves football team

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2011 Arkansas State Red Wolves football
Arkansas State Wordmark.jpg
Sun Belt Champions
Conference Sun Belt Conference
2011 record 10–3 (8–0 Sun Belt)
Head coach Hugh Freeze (1st year)
Defensive coordinator Dave Wommack
Home stadium ASU Stadium
(Capacity: 30,964)
Seasons
« 2010 2012 »
2011 Sun Belt football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Arkansas State   8 0         10 3  
WKU   7 1         7 5  
Louisiana–Lafayette   6 2         9 4  
FIU   5 3         8 5  
North Texas   4 4         5 7  
Louisiana–Monroe   3 5         4 8  
Troy   2 6         3 9  
Middle Tennessee   1 7         2 10  
Florida Atlantic   0 8         1 11  
† – Conference champion
As of January 9, 2012; Rankings from AP Poll

The 2011 Arkansas State Red Wolves football team represented Arkansas State University in the 2011 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Red Wolves were led by first year head coach Hugh Freeze and played their home games at ASU Stadium. They are members of the Sun Belt Conference. They finished the season 10–3, 8–0 in Sun Belt play to become conference champions. They were invited to the Godaddy.com Bowl where they were defeated by Northern Illinois 20–38.

Head coach Hugh Freeze resigned at the end of the regular season to take the head coaching job at Ole Miss. David Gunn was the Red Wolves interim head coach for the GoDaddy.com Bowl.

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Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 3 2:30 PM at Illinois* Memorial StadiumChampaign, IL BTN L 15–33   45,154
September 10 6:00 PM Memphis* ASU StadiumJonesboro, AR (Paint Bucket Bowl) ESPN3 W 47–3   29,872
September 17 3:00 PM at #12 Virginia Tech* Lane StadiumBlacksburg, VA FSN L 7–26   66,233
September 24 7:00 PM Central Arkansas* ASU Stadium • Jonesboro, AR KATV W 53–24   27,918
October 1 3:00 PM at Western Kentucky Houchens Industries – L. T. Smith StadiumBowling Green, KY Sun Belt Network W 26–22   10,813
October 8 6:00 PM at Louisiana–Monroe Malone StadiumMonroe, Louisiana (Trail of Tears Classic) W 24–19   15,027
October 18 7:00 PM Florida International ASU Stadium • Jonesboro, AR ESPN2 W 34–16   15,573
October 29 6:00 PM North Texasdagger ASU Stadium • Jonesboro, AR W 37–14   19,761
November 5 3:00 PM at Florida Atlantic FAU StadiumBoca Raton, FL W 39–21   15,162
November 12 2:00 PM Louisiana–Lafayette ASU Stadium • Jonesboro, AR W 30–21   20,261
November 19 2:00 PM at Middle Tennessee Johnny "Red" Floyd StadiumMurfreesboro, TN ESPN3 W 45–19   12,806
December 3 2:00 PM Troy ASU Stadium • Jonesboro, AR W 45–14   14,156
January 8 7:00 PM vs. Northern Illinois* Ladd Peebles StadiumMobile, AL (GoDaddy.com Bowl) ESPN L 20–38   38,734
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central Time.

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