Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson announced redshirt sophomore QB Justice Hansen as starter for Saturday’s game against Central Arkansas.
Arkansas St. senior WR Kendall Sanders boasts a 4.33 second 40-yard dash.
Arkansas State redshirt sophomore DT Dee Liner exited the spring as a starter.
Former Oklahoma redshirt sophomore QB Justice Hansen is competing with former Pittsburgh grad QB Chad Voytik for Arkansas State's QB job.
Because Chad Voytik transferred to Arkansas State, WR/CB/KR/PR redshirt junior Cameron Echols-Luper will stay at receiver.
The Sun Belt plans to add a conference title game beginning in 2018.
Arkansas junior WR Kendrick Edwards transferred to Arkansas State.
Pittsburgh graduate QB Chad Voytik will transfer to Arkansas State.
Colts signed Arkansas State TE Darion Griswold.
TFY Draft Insider's Tony Pauline noted that Arkansas State WR J.D. McKissic "fielded punts for a while" after his Pro Day receiving drills were completed.
TFY Draft Insider's Tony Pauline relays that Artkansas State TE Darion Griswold "met a bit with the Green Bay Packers and also spent significant time with the Indianapolis Colts [during Tuesday's Pro Day]"
Pro Football Focus' Jordan Plocher argues that Arkansas State TE Darrion Griswold deserved an invitation to the NFL combine.
Arkansas State TE Darrion Griswold "sports an impressive blend of athleticism, strength and size," according to CBS Sports draft analyst Dane Brugler.
Sports Illustrated's Thayer Evans reports that Arkansas State will hire Furman RB coach and special teams coordinator Norval McKenzie to serve in the same capacity.
The Senior Bowl tapped Arkansas State TE Darrion Griswold to replace Florida's Jake McGee.