Former Mocs Tight End Faysal Shafaat Playing in College Gridiron Showcase
Former UTC All-American tight end Faysal Shafaat is set to participate in the 2015 College Gridiron Showcase All-Star Game. The event takes place at the University of Texas – Arlington’s Maverick Stadium on January 31.
College Gridiron Showcase is an All Star football game for ALL College Football Divisions. This game showcases and provides exposure for top college senior football players from around the country.
The players were selected by a panel of football experts. Players will come in for six days for evaluation by professional football league scouts. The players receive professional coaching, mentoring, life coaching and seminars that benefit them as they move forward in their professional lives in or out of football.
Shafaat was a two-time All-American tight end for the Mocs. A first team All-Southern Conference pick the last two years, Shafaat had 34 catches for 413 yards and five scores in 2014. He graduated with 125 career catches and is No. 4 on UTC’s all-time receiving touchdown list with 18.
Kickoff for the College Gridiron Showcase is 2:30 p.m. (E.S.T.).