Jan. 13, 2009
PULLMAN, Wash. - Washington State senior wide receiver Brandon Gibson has accepted an invitation to play in the Under Armour Senior Bowl, bowl officials announced today.
An honorable mention All-Pacific-10 Conference selection following the 2008 season, Gibson completed his Cougar career as WSU's all-time leader in career receiving yards (2,756) and ranked second on the school's career receptions list (182). Gibson's 17 career touchdowns rank sixth all-time at WSU.
Kickoff for the 60th Senior Bowl game is set for 4 p.m. (PT), Jan. 24, at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Ala. The game will be televised by the NFL Network.
The Under Armour Senior Bowl is college football's premier pre-draft event, annually featuring the nation's best senior collegiate football stars and top NFL draft prospects on teams coached by NFL coaching staffs. Senior Bowl practices and game week festivities are attended by more than 800 general managers, head coaches, assistant coaches, scouts and other front office personnel from all 32 National Football League teams.
For more information on the 2009 Under Armour Senior Bowl, or for ticket information, please visit the bowl's website at www.seniorbowl.com.