Posted by ESPN.com’s Graham Watson
Nine players from the nonautomatic qualifying conferences have been selected to play in the East-West Shrine Game on Jan. 23 in Orlando.
The contest is an all-star game that honors some of the best seniors in college football. Several NFL scouts attend workouts, practices and the game itself.
This list contains the early roster selections. Several players will be added in the coming weeks.
Dan LeFevour, QB, Central Michigan
Brandon Land, DE, Troy
Torell Troup, DT, UCF
Max Hall, QB, BYU
Shelley Smith, OG, Colorado State
Lonyae Miller, RB, Fresno State
Daryl Washington, LB, TCU
Jerry Hughes, LB, TCU*
Zane Beadles, OT, Utah
* Hughes is listed on the West roster as a linebacker for the game.