Ronnie Ghent to play in Senior Bowl

Senior tight end Ronnie Ghent has been selected to play in the 2004 Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama.

Senior tight end Ronnie Ghent of the University of Louisville football team has been selected to participate in the Senior Bowl on January 24 at 5:00 p.m. at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Ala. The game will be broadcast live on ESPN.

Ghent, the only four-time All-Conference USA performer in the history of the league,will play on the South team and is one of two tight ends on the roster. Ben Watson of Georgia is the other tight end.

Ghent, a native of Lakeland, Fla., caught 34 passes for 421 yards and four scores this season, and caught a pass in 38 straight games. For his career, Ghent has 120 receptions for 1,349 yards and 15 touchdowns. He ranks 10th all-time in school history in receptions.

The Senior Bowl, Presented by Food World, is the nation's most unique football game and football's premier pre-draft event, annually featuring the country's best senior collegiate football players and top NFL draft prospects on teams representing the North and the South which are coached by the entire coaching staffs from two National Football League teams.

Senior Bowl practices are also attended by over 700 general managers, head coaches, assistant coaches, scouts and other front office personnel from the 32 National Football League teams, making Mobile and the Senior Bowl the week-long host to a one-of-a-kind NFL Coaches Convention. The Senior Bowl, Presented By Food World, is also a non-profit, charitable event which has donated over $2.5 million to charity since 1989.

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