Medal of Honor Bowl Spotlight: Wake Forest WR Michael Campanaro
Each Friday, The Post and Courier will spotlight a player on the watch list for the Medal of Honor Bowl all-star game, set for 2 p.m. Jan. 11, 2014, at The Citadel’s Johnson Hagood Stadium.
Name: Michael Campanaro*
Position: Wide Receiver. Year: Senior.
School: Wake Forest. Height: 5-10. Weight: 189.
2013 Statistics: 67 catches for 792 yards and six touchdowns in seven games; averaging 17.2 yards per catch and 113.1 receiving yards per game.
Quote: “I see Michael being drafted between the fifth and sixth rounds and contributing in his first year as a punt returner and slot wide receiver. I really like his hands, quickness and what he does with the ball after the catch.” — Medal of Honor Bowl executive director Brian Woods.
Other WRs on watch list: Matt Hazel, Coastal Carolina; Corey Washington, Newberry*; Ryan Grant, Tulane; Jordan Matthews, Vanderbilt; Nathan Slaughter, West Texas A&M*.
*Committed to play
Next week: Tight ends