The third and final All-Star Game for the Class of 2012 football recruits is the US Army All-American Bowl, played in San Antonio, Texas. The game will be aired live on NBC at 10:00am PST today.
It should be good day for Cal. There are several announcements planned during the game, and we are heavily in the mix with four of the likely announcees. DOMIN-OH-YEAH!!!
PLAYERS TO WATCH:
These are the guys to keep your eyes on during the game (and during the announcements). I've linked their names to their Rivals recruiting profiles, and indicated whether or not they are scheduled to announce during the festivities.
WEST TEAM -
WR Cedric Dozier (CAL), Lakes (Lakes, WA)- #37.
S Shaq Thompson, Grant (Sacramento, CA)- # 7. Announcing during the game between CAL, Washington and Notre Dame. This is now just a formality. Go Bears!
WR Jordan Payton, Oaks Christian (Westlake Village, CA)- # 19. Announcing during the game between CAL, UCLA, and Notre Dame. Like Shaq, it's OVAH. Go Bears!
CB Kevon Seymour, Muir (Pasadena, CA)- # 41. Announcing during the game between CAL, USC, UCLA and Oregon.
DE Arik Armstead, Pleasant Grove (Pleasant Grove, CA)- # 99
DE Aziz Shittu, Buhach Colony (Atwater, CA)- # 17
DT Ellis McCarthy, Monrovia (Monrovia, CA)- # 18. Announcing during the game between CAL, USC, and Oregon.
CB Brandon Beaver, Dominguez (Compton, CA)- #21
CB Ishmael Adams (UCLA), Oaks Christian (Westlake, CA)- #11
WR Stefon Diggs, Good Counsel (Olney, MD)- #1
DE Darius Hamilton, Don Bosco Prep (Ramsey, NJ)- #94
Complete team rosters can be found here.
Here's the planned announcement schedule:
Deon Bush: Pre-game
Brian Nance: 1st Q
Nick Dawson: 1st Q
Keith Brown: Start of 2nd
Jordan Payton: 2nd Q
Jordan Diggs: 2nd Q
Tyriq McCord: Halftime
Kevin Seymore: 3rd Q
Anthony Alford: 3rd Q
Ellis McCarthy: 3rd Q
Elijah Shumate: Start of 4th
Shaq Thompson: 4th Q
Jonathan Bullard: 4th Q
Barry Sanders: 4th Q
Be excited, Bear fans. Be very excited. Track the game in the comments section. Go future Bears!