JONESBORO, Ark. – Adam Kennedy passed for 375 yards and four touchdowns to drive Arkansas State to a 48-24 homecoming win over Idaho on Saturday night.
The Red Wolves (3-3, 1-0 Sun Belt Conference) dominated the game, taking the lead with an 80-yard touchdown strike from Kennedy to Julian Jones on its opening possession and never losing it. Kennedy also found J.D. McKissic for a 13-yard TD pass, and Darion Griswold for 13- and 1-yard touchdown throws.
Idaho (1-6) got a big game from James Baker, who rushed for 150 yards and two touchdowns. Taylor Davis threw for 199 yards and a touchdown, while Austin Rehkow kicked a 28-yard field goal.
The Red Wolves also scored on a David Oku touchdown run from the 3 and on a 98-yard kickoff return by McKissic in the fourth quarter. Brian Davis kicked 38- and 21-yard field goals.