A week after being routed by Alabama, the Red Wolves put up 415 yards of offense on the road.
Justice Hansen completed 20 of 33 passes for 191 yards and ran for another 80 yards, including an 18-yard run for a touchdown.
Corey Taylor II got the Golden Hurricane on the board with a three-yard run to take a 7-0 lead, but they did not score again until Nathan Walker booted a 22-yard field goal in the third quarter to make it 27-10.
Skipper fired 10 yards to Cole Neph and Walker kicked a 38-yard field goal in the fourth quarter to cut the lead to 27-20, but Arkansas State stopped Keylon Stokes in the end zone for a safety to put the game out of reach.
Kansas State hires North Dakota State's Chris Klieman as head coach
Kansas State has hired North Dakota State's Chris Klieman as its next head coach, multiple sources familiar with the decision told ESPN on Monday.
Lumberjacks hire Memphis DC Chris Ball as new coach
Northern Arizona has hired Memphis defensive coordinator Chris Ball as its next football coach.
No. 1 overall recruit Kayvon Thibodeaux has the secret to football-life balance
The No. 1 overall recruit moniker brings with it extra expectations and attention, but Kayvon Thibodeaux has tried not to let it overwhelm him, instead using his position to his advantage.
Imagine Dragons to perform during halftime of CFP championship game
Grammy Award winners Imagine Dragons will perform at halftime of the College Football Playoff championship game on Jan. 7. They'll perform from Treasure Island in San Francisco Bay, while the game is at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara.
Notable bets: Dolphins, Raiders help books to winning weekend
The Miami Miracle helped to kill many parlays that included the Patriots, leading to another winning weekend for Vegas sportsbooks. Here are the notable bets.
Ole Miss' Greg Little, top-rated offensive tackle, to enter NFL draft
Ole Miss offensive tackle Greg Little, rated as a first-round prospect, will forgo his senior season and enter the NFL draft.