MEDAL OF HONOR BOWL
What: College football all-star game
When: 3 p.m. Jan. 11, 2014
Where: Johnson Hagood Stadium
Quarterbacks Tajh Boyd of Clemson and Connor Shaw of South Carolina have been extended invitations to participate in the Medal of Honor all-star football game set for The Citadel’s Johnson Hagood Stadium in January.
The inaugural Medal of Honor Bowl is slated for 3 p.m. on Jan. 11.
Boyd and Shaw were among 25 college players extended invitations Friday by Brian Woods, executive director of the Medal of Honor Bowl. NFL scouts and coaches are expected to attend a week of practice before the game to compile reports on prospective draft picks.
Other players to receive invitations were Clemson lineman Brandon Thomas; receiver Corey Washington of Newberry, a graduate of North Charleston High School; Furman lineman Dakota Dozier; Coastal Carolina receiver Matt Hazel; Georgia Southern running back Jerick McKinnon; and Georgia tight end Arthur Lynch.
QB Tajh Boyd, Clemson
QB Connor Shaw, South Carolina
OL Brandon Thomas, Clemson
WR Corey Washington, Newberry
OL Dakota Dozier, Furman
WR Matt Hazel, Coastal Carolina
RB/DB Jerick McKinnon, Georgia Southern
RB LaDarius Perkins, Mississippi State
TE Arthur Lynch, Georgia
LB Xavius Boyd, Western Kentucky
QB Jordan Lynch, Northern Illinois
CB Charles Sawyer, Ole Miss
DB Brandon Dixon, NW Missouri State
WR Ryan Grant, Tulane
DE Cody Bauer, Rice
CB Pierre Desir, Lindenwood
OT Cornelius Lucas, Kansas State
TE Chase Dixon, Central Arkansas
SS Daniel Sorenson, BYU
LB Khalil Mack, Buffalo
RB Trey Watts, Tulsa
DE Daniel Riley, Harding
RB Timothy Flanders, Sam Houston State
FS Parker Orms, Colorado
WR Michael Campanaro, Wake Forest