ASU’s defense bends, confounds Kent State

Posted: January 7, 2013 at 12:06 a.m.

Interim Arkansas State coach John Thompson (center) celebrates the Red Wolves’ victory in the Bowl on Sunday with Kyle Coleman (12) and others. Thompson now returns to his duties as defensive coordinator for new coach Bryan Harsin.

Arkansas State’s seniors were the catalysts for back-to-back conference titles and had won 19 games in two seasons before Sunday night.

Arkansas State’s Qushaun Lee (right) stops Kent State’s Spencer Keith (Pulaski Academy) in the fourth quarter to secure the victory.

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