Under the direction of storied college and NFL coach Bobby Ross, Kemp, Levy and Shaughnessy will play with 33 other seniors on the East Squad. The game will be televised live on ESPN2 at 3 p.m. CT.
Every year since 1925, the East-West Shrine Game has been played to raise funds for the Shriners Hospitals for Children and to raise awareness about the expert orthopedic, burn, spinal cord injury rehabilitation, and cleft lip and palate care, available at no charge to patients and families, through the 22 Shriners Hospitals for Children.
Urbik will represent UW in one of college football's premier pre-draft events, annually featuring the nation's best senior collegiate football stars and top NFL draft prospects on teams coached by NFL coaching staffs. Senior Bowl practices and game week festivities are attended by more than 800 general managers, head coaches, assistant coaches, scouts and other front office personnel from all 32 National Football League teams, making Mobile and the Under Armour Senior Bowl the week-long host to a one-of-a-kind NFL Coaches Convention.
For more information on the 2009 Under Armour Senior Bowl please visit the bowl's web site at www.seniorbowl.com.
He is the first Badger to participate in the Senior Bowl since Al and Ben Johnson in 2002.