Arkansas State University Game Against Miami Cancelled Due To Hurricane Irma Fears

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JONESBORO (KFSM) — An Arkansas State University football game scheduled for Saturday (Sept. 9) was cancelled over concerns about Hurricane Irma.

The Red Wolves were supposed to take on the University of Miami Hurricanes at Centennial Bank Stadium in Jonesboro.

Hurricane Irma, which is currently a Category 5 storm, is scheduled to make landfall over the weekend, which poses a threat to returning Miami players.

Arkansas State University posted the following statement on their Facebook page:

Due to concerns related to Hurricane Irma, the football game with Miami at Centennial Bank Stadium is cancelled. More details later this morning from the A-State Athletics Department.