MONROE, La. (AP) Fredi Knighten threw for 300 yards and five touchdowns passes, and ran for a score as Arkansas State maintained sole possession of first place in the Sun Belt Conference with a 59-21 win over Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday night.
Following the game, Louisiana-Monroe athletic director Brian Wickstrom announced the firing of coach Todd Berry. He has been ULM's head coach since 2010 season.
Defensive line coach John Mumford will serve as the interim head coach for the rest of this season, after which a search for a new coach will take place.