Dec. 18, 2013
BOCA RATON, Fla. – Florida Atlantic University’s senior defensive lineman Cory Henry and linebacker Adarius Glanton have been invited to play in the inaugural 2014 Medal of Honor Bowl in Charleston, SC on Jan. 11, 2014. The Medal of Honor Game is a collegiate All-Star event held on the Campus of the Citadel.
Henry ended his career as the program’s all-time sack leader with 16, recording two and a half sacks in the annual game against FIU, and earning Most Outstanding Player of the 2013 Shula Bowl. Glanton recorded 75 tackles in 2013including eight for a loss and two and a half sacks for a loss of 20 yards. Glanton was also awarded the Ramon Rickards “Bone Award” given to the team’s hardest hitter.
The Medal of Honor Bowl will include 92 players from around the country, split into two teams the American Team and the National Team. The Game will be attended by over 200 NFL scouts, coaches, and General Managers. Practice for the game begins on January 6, 2014. The game will be played at 2 p.m. on January 11, 2014 at Johnson Hagood Stadium in Charleston, SC.
The duo join a list of 14 players who have played in post-season all-star games beginning with Jared Allen and Chris Laskowski in 2004 and the last FAU player to participate in a bowl game was Alfred Morris in 2011.