FOUR SHAW BEARS TO PARTICIPATE IN 2017 FCS BOWL SUNDAY

FOUR SHAW BEARS TO PARTICIPATE IN 2017 FCS BOWL SUNDAY

RALEIGH, N.C. –  Four Shaw University football players will compete in the FCS National Bowl game on Sunday, Dec. 10 in Daytona Beach, Fla.

 

Of the four players, who all recently completed their eligibility, includes senior defensive back Odie Harris (Houston, TX), senior wide receiver Trevante Long (Greenbelt, MD), senior linebacker Donald Jones, Jr. (Smithfield, NC) and senior quarterback Carlos Quintero (Bronx, NY).

 

The FCS National Bowl is an annual post-season college football all-star game consisting of the top players from college football FCS schools. The inaugural FCS National Bowl was played in December 2014 at FIU Stadium and moved to Daytona Beach Stadium in Daytona Beach, FL in 2016, which is home to FCS Bethune-Cookman Football. The National Bowl and FCS Bowl all-star weekend for Non-FBS schools has been the only games of its kind to attract numerous NFL & CFL scouts.

 

The game is scheduled to begin at 1:30 p.m. ET.

 

A complete agenda can be found here. For more information about the FCS bowl, please visit www.fcsbowl.com.

 

For the most up-to-date information on Shaw University women's basketball and its 13 varsity sport teams, please visit www.shawbears.com.