CARROLLTON, Ga. – A UWG Wolves football standout will play in the nation’s most prestigious postseason all-star game. Desmond Harrison has accepted an invitation to play in the January 27th Reese’s Senior Bowl in Mobile, Ala.
Harrison, an offensive tackle from Houston, Texas, is the first ever UWG player invited to the annual showcase game.
Harrison was voted as a first team member of the 2017 All-Gulf South Conference Team last month. He was named a second team member of the D2CCA All-Super Region 2 Team, and is a strong candidate for additional postseason honors.
The Reece’s Senior Bowl is unique among collegiate all-star games. The teams are comprised of the nation’s best senior football players and National Football League Draft prospects. The teams represent the North and South and are coached by the full coaching staffs of NFL teams. Also, coaches and front office personnel from every NFL team closely observe the game and all practice during week leading up to the contest.