1. Howl the Red Wolf
Howl is one of the coolest mascots in college sports as he is a bright red wolf with ferocious teeth. He is very active on the cheer squad and also can be seen patrolling the student section, so keep an eye out for him at the game.
2. The Howlers
The Howlers are the most diehard fans at any Red Wolves basketball game. These students go all out to support A-State win or lose, so enjoy their cheers and chants when attending a game in Jonesboro.
3. Fast Break Band
Formerly known as the War Party, the Fast Break Band is the official A-State basketball pep band. The band keeps the energy inside the First National Bank Arena at a fever pitch with their tunes and is a big part of the Red Wolves hoops experience.
4. Arkansas State - AR-Little Rock Rivalry
Arkansas State and in-state rivals AR-Little Rock have met over 80 times sparking a rather intense rivalry between the two schools. There are lots bragging rights on the line when these two Arkansas-based Sun Belt teams meet, so make sure to get your tickets to a Red Wolves-Trojans game.
5. "Indian Uprising"
The “Indian Uprising” tradition dates back to the early 1980’s and has everyone in attendance on their feet for the opening tipoff. Stand with your fellow Red Wolves fans to show off your Arkansas State pride before the game.
6. Spirit Squads
The A-State Cheerleaders and Red Wolves Dancers keep the crowd entertained throughout the game with their incredible routines. Don’t leave your seat when either of these groups takes the floor as you won’t want to miss them perform.
Hanging above the court are banners celebrating the biggest accomplishments in Red Wolves men’s and women’s basketball as well as volleyball and track and field. Check out all of the banners at the First National Bank Arena to remember your favorite moments in Red Wolves athletics history.
8. Arkansas State - Louisiana-Lafayette Rivalry
The Red Wolves and Ragin’ Cajuns have a fierce rivalry on the gridiron, and there is plenty of bad blood between the two Sun Belt teams on the hardwood as well. You’ll be in for an intense matchup whenever these two rivals meet, so don’t miss it when the Ragin’ Cajuns come to Jonesboro.