Washington State running back Jamal Morrow, offensive lineman Cody O’Connell and Rush linebacker Frankie Luvu have all accepted invitations to the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl, set to take place at 1 p.m. on Jan. 20 in the Rose Bowl.
The Collegiate Bowl is an all-star game for college football’s top seniors and will give the trio of Cougars an opportunity to showcase their skills in front of a large collection of NFL scouts. The 2018 game is scheduled to air on FS1.
Morrow is one of the top all-purpose players in school history and will leave WSU with more than 4,100 all-purpose yards on 536 touches – an average of 7.8 yards per touch – and 23 touchdowns. Fourteen of those were rushing and nine were receiving.
O’Connell has earned All-American honors each of the last two seasons and was a unanimous All-american as a junior. The Wenatchee native has anchored the left guard position for WSU and was named a finalist for the Outland Trophy in 2016.
A native of Tafuna, American Samoa, Luvu had a breakout season at the Rush linebacker spot, accumulating 10.5 tackles-for-loss and two fumble recoveries. Luvu totaled 44 tackles and also broke up two passes.
WSU also had two players invited to the Reese’s Senior Bowl: quarterback Luke Falk and offensive tackle Cole Madison.
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