Vols in all-star action

Eleven University of Tennessee football players will be involved in all-star games in the coming weeks, with three participating in the East-West Shrine all-star game Saturday in San Francisco. Quarterback Casey Clausen, safety Gibril Wilson and safety Rashad Baker will represent the East, coached by Pittsburgh's Walt Harris, a former UT offensive coordinator. Kickoff time is set for 2 p.m. EST.

One week later, Jan. 17, five more Vols will see all-star action. Defensive backs Jabari Greer and Mark Jones will represent the South in the Hula Bowl in Hawaii. Meanwhile, linebacker Robert Peace, defensive end Constantin Ritzmann and guard Chavis Smith will play in the Las Vegas All-American Classic.

Jan. 24 finds center Scott Wells playing in the Senior Bowl at Mobile, Ala.

Finally, fullback Troy Fleming and guard Anthony Herrera will play in the Gridiron Classic Jan. 31 at The Villages, Fla.


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