COLUMBIA, SC - Staying with football the Benedict Tigers will send a couple of their standouts to the FCS All-Star Bowl Game.
Ridge View alum Okechi Ntiasgwe and AC Flora Product Edward Kirkland were invited to All-Star game.
Kirkland led the Tigers in interceptions and pass breakups as defensive back in his senior season. He was an All-Region and ALL-SIAC player as a junior.
Okechi led the SIAC in receptions and receiving yards thi s season and was a first team all-conference pick.
The FCS Bowl is in it's fourth year. NFL and CFL scouts will be in attendance to watch the top players from FCS schools and Historically Black Colleges and Universities.
Kickoff is at 1pm. Sunday December 10th in Daytona Beach, Florida.
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