Five Big Ten players added to Shrine Game roster

Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg

Five Big Ten players have been added to the East team roster for the annual East-West Shrine Game, which takes place Jan. 17 in Houston (ESPN2, 4 p.m. ET). Other players could be added to the roster in the coming days, but here are the Big Ten players who are marked down to participate in the game.

  • Alex Boone, tackle, Ohio State

  • Kraig Urbik, guard, Wisconsin

  • Otis Wiley, safety, Michigan State

  • Tyrell Sutton, running back, Northwestern

  • Kory Sheets, running back, Purdue

Former Georgia Tech head coach Bobby Ross will oversee the East team, while former Alabama coach Gene Stallings coaches the West squad.