The Warhawks had one more possession but that ended on downs at the ULM 49 with 2:27 left when Khari Mays deflected Lancaster's pass. The Red Wolves ran out the clock from there. ASU finished with 391 yards offense and ULM had 396.
The Red Wolves dominated the first half and led 27-14 at halftime. They had 269 yards to ULM's 146. The Warhawks had 29 yards rushing.
ASU opened the scoring with Jahbari Mclennan going 63 yards on an end around with 3:45 left in the first quarter. Arauco's extra point made it 7-0.
The Warhawks answered quickly with K. Lancaster hitting Darrell McNeal on a 29-yard touchdown pass. Radi Jabour kicked it 7-7.
Arauco's 27-yard field goal regained the lead for ASU at 10-7 on the first play of the second quarter.
Derek Lawson's 2-yard run and Arauco's kick made it 17-7 with 10:21 left in the half. But ULM's Luther Ambrose returned the ensuing kickoff 91 yards for a score. Jabour kicked it 17-14.
The Red Wolves answered with Corey Leonard scoring on a 3-yard run with 6:40 left. Arauco again kicked the PAT.
Set up by Cordarious Wingo's interception, Arauco, a junior from Grand Prairie, Texas, kicked a 26-yard field goal with 4:42 left.