Louisiana Tech Football Sends Several Players to Postseason All-Star Games


 

 

Jan. 11, 2013

RUSTON, La. - Louisiana Tech, coming off a 9-3 year where the Bulldogs led the nation in both total offense and scoring, is sending eight football players to postseason all-star games beginning with Friday’s Casino Del Sol All-Star Classic in Tuscon, Ariz.

Leading off in the all-star games are Ray Holley and Myles White when the Casino Del Sol All-Star Classic kicks off Friday at 9 p.m. CT. Holley and White can be seen on the East Team in the game broadcast on ESPN3.

White will also be playing in the 2013 NFLPA Collegiate Bowl at the Home Depot Center in Los Angeles on Jan. 19 alongside former Bulldog teammates Stephen Warner and Kevin Saia. Herm Edwards and Dick Vermeil will serve as head coaches for the American and National Teams and the game will be televised on ESPN2 on Jan. 19 at 5 p.m. CT with Joe Tessitore, Todd McShay, Bill Polian and Quint Kessenich calling the action.

Also on Jan. 19, Jordan Mills will be playing in the Raycom College Football All-Star Classic in Montgomery, Ala. The two teams will be coached by former NFL coaches Jim Bates and Dan Reeves and the game will be televised on the CBS Sports Network on at 2 p.m. CT that day.

Former quarterback Colby Cameron, who set an NCAA Record this season with 444 consecutive pass attempts without an interception, will also see action on Jan. 19 as he will play for the East Team in the 2013 East-West Shrine Game. Cameron is one of three quarterbacks on the roster along with Kansas State’s Collin Klein and Southeastern Louisiana’s Nathan Stanley. The East Team is being coached by Jerry Glanville and the game will be televised on the NFL Network live from Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla.


 

 

Rounding out the group of Bulldogs in all-star games are All-Americans Quinton Patton and Ryan Allen as both players will be competing in the 2013 Senior Bowl at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Ala. Broadcast live on the NFL Network at 3 p.m. CT on Jan. 26, Patton and Allen will be playing in what is generally considered the premiere all-star game. Many of the events and practices leading up to the game will also be televised by the NFL Network.

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