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JONESBORO (Ark St.) - The Fox Sports Network has announced that it will televise Arkansas State's Sept. 7 football game against Auburn on its regional networks.
The game will be broadcast in Arkansas on the Fox Sports Southwest channels and will begin at 6:30 p.m. at Jordan-Hare Stadium. A-State will face Auburn for the third time in school history, having also played the Tigers in 2006 and as recent as 2010. The game will also mark the Red Wolves first game against an SEC opponent since the last the time they played the Tigers in 2010.
Arkansas State now has a total of five television appearances scheduled for the 2013 season. The Sun Belt Conference announced on July 15 that the school will play games on ESPNU, ESPN2, ESPN3 and the Sun Belt Network. A-State's home opener against Arkansas-Pine Bluff Aug. 31 will be broadcast by ESPN3, while the Red Wolves contest against Troy will be aired by ESPNU and will begin at 6:30 p.m.
ASU will also take on Louisiana-Lafayette at 7 p.m. on Oct. 22 on ESPN2, followed by an appearance on the Sun Belt Network against Texas State on Nov. 16.
Season tickets for Arkansas State's six home games during the 2013 regular season are presently on sale at the ASU Ticket Office and can be purchased by calling 1-888-ASU-FANS (278-3267) or logging onto AStateRedWolves.com.
2013 Arkansas State Football Television Games Saturday, Aug. 31 - vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff, TBA (ESPN3) Saturday, Sept. 6 - vs. Auburn, 6:30 p.m. (FSN) Thursday, Sept. 12 - vs. Troy*, 6:30 p.m. (ESPNU) Tuesday, Oct. 22 - vs. Louisiana-Lafayette*, 7 p.m. (ESPN2) Saturday, Nov. 16 - vs. Texas State*, TBA (Sun Belt Network)
* - Denotes Sun Belt Conference game
All start times are Central