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Arkansas State fans rally at state Capitol

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LITTLE ROCK (AP) - Gov. Mike Beebe and Arkansas Department of Higher Education Director Shane Broadway joined hundreds of Arkansas State fans for a pep rally at the state Capitol.

Monday's rally was in support of ASU's Jan. 5 appearance in the GoDaddy.com Bowl in Mobile, Ala., against Ball State University Both Beebe and Broadway are Arkansas State alumni.

Beebe called on Arkansans to attend the game and show bowl representatives the fan support ASU has.

This is the third straight season ASU has played in the GoDaddy Bowl. ASU lost to Northern Illinois in 2011 and defeated Kent State in last season's game.

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