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Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 12:41pm
Louisiana Tech seniors Trent Taylor and Xavier Woods joined a list of over 400 college football players to be named to the Reese’s Senior Bowl’s 2017 Watch List, it was announced Tuesday. The Senior Bowl is an annual showcase event for college football’s top seniors and held the weekend prior to the Super Bowl. This year’s senior bowl is slated for Jan. 28, 2017 at Ladd Peebles Stadium in Mobile, with the game being nationally broadcast on the NFL Network. Taylor and Woods are two of 18 total players from Conference USA to be named to the watch list. Taylor enjoyed a standout junior season...

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