Arkansas St. looking for 2-0 start against Auburn

JONESBORO (AP) - Arkansas State will carry a 9-game winning streak into its first road game of the season this weekend against Auburn.

A-State will be looking for its first 2-0 start since 2008. The back-to-back Sun Belt Conference champions, ASU claimed a season-opening win for the first time since 2009 with a 62-11 victory over UAPB.

The Red Wolves will carry a 4-game road winning streak into Saturday's game, while Auburn is coming off a 31-24 home victory over Washington?State in Gus Malzahn's debut as the Tigers head coach.

Bryan Harsin was named the Red Wolves' 29th head football coach in December. Harsin is a 13-year coaching veteran at the NCAA?FBS?level who has coached in 10 bowl games as either an assistant or offensive coordinator.

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